Tampa Bay Rays Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Tampa Bay Rays.

Results 1 - 20 of 2,400 in Tampa Bay Rays

  1. Nick Franklin Begins Case for Starting SS Job in Spring Game 2Read the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | Rayhawk Review

    Sep 20, 2014; St. Petersburg, FL, USA; Tampa Bay Rays shortstop Nick Franklin hits a 2-hit home run during the second inning against the Chicago White Sox at Tropicana Field. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports There will be the occasional off-day, but baseball is back and it is not going anywhere.

    Comment?

  2. Buckley: David Ortiz defends his right to pimp home runsRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Boston Herald

    ... to watch them hit homers." Not everybody agrees. Ortiz has had run-ins the past couple of seasons with the Tampa Bay Rays over the manner in which he admires his home runs. In Game 2 of the 2013 Division Series, then-Rays pitcher David Price ...

    Comment?

  3. Buckley: David Ortiz, keep on pimpin'Read the original story

    11 hrs ago | Boston Herald

    ... to watch them hit homers." Not everybody agrees. Ortiz has had run-ins the past couple of seasons with the Tampa Bay Rays over the manner in which he admires his home runs. In Game 2 of the 2013 Division Series, then-Rays pitcher David Price ...

    Comment?

  4. Hector Olivera May Have Damaged UCL in Throwing ArmRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Swingin' A's

    May 20, 2014; St. Petersburg, FL, USA; Oakland Athletics hat and glove lays in the dugout against the Tampa Bay Rays at Tropicana Field. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports Cuban infielder Hector Olivera is set to become the next Cuban star to join the ranks of Major League Baseball as a highly touted prospect at second base, although some scouts see him more of a third basemen.

    Comment?

  5. 10 Possible Tampa Bay Rays Defensive Alignments Versus LeftiesRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Rayhawk Review

    Sep 2, 2014; St. Petersburg, FL, USA; Tampa Bay Rays first baseman James Loney is congratulated by right fielder Kevin Kiermaier after he scored a run during the second inning against the Toronto Blue Jays at Tropicana Field. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports It still isn't entirely clear who will be on the Tampa Bay Rays' roster when Opening Day comes around, but it is never too early to start talking about playing time.

    Comment?

  6. York's Hendrickson pitches inning in relief in Orioles winRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | York Dispatch

    Baltimore Orioles pitcher Mark Hendrickson works against the Tampa Bay Rays in the seventh inning on Thursday. The Yorker gave up a run.

    Comment?

  7. Classic Player Profile: Tony SaundersRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | DRays Bay

    Start of Tenure: On November 18th, 1997 selected with the 1st pick in the 1997 Expansion draft by the Tampa Bay Devil Rays Rays Stat Line: 2.4 WAR, 9-18 , 4.53 ERA, 4.51 FIP, 7.8 K/P, 5.4 BB/9 with 234.1 IP in 40 games In June of 1992, Anthony Saunders had just graduated from Glen Burnie High School in Glen Burnie, Maryland. He had hopes of being drafted and was eager to begin his career as a professional baseball player.

    Comment?

  8. seeks new writers, Marlins fansRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Marlin Maniac

    Jun 4, 2014; St. Petersburg, FL, USA; Miami Marlins hat and glove lay in the dugout against the Tampa Bay Rays at Tropicana Field. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports Marlin Maniac has steadily grown as FanSided's home for Miami Marlins coverage dating back to when the site was first launched in June 2009.

    Comment?

  9. Rays Start Spring With DefeatRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | WDAE-AM Tampa

    Nathan Karns threw two shutout frames in his spring debut, and Joey Butler homered and drove in a pair, but Michael Almanzar's solo home run in the ninth broke a 1-1 tie as the Balltimore Orioles took a 3-2 victory from the Tampa Bay Rays in the Grapefruit League opener at Charlotte Sports Park. Both sides kept the scoreboard clean until the seventh, when Corey Brown led off with a triple to right off former Devil Ray Mark Hendrickson and scored when Butler followed with a shot off the wall in left.

    Comment?

  10. Wei-Yin Chen tosses two scoreless innings in his spring debutRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Maryland Gazette

    Orioles left-hander Wei-Yin Chen allowed just one hit in two scoreless innings in his first spring training start on Thursday against the Tampa Bay Rays at Charlotte Sports Park. "The last time I pitched was in the playoffs last season, and it was way back," Chen said through interpreter Louis Chao.

    Comment?

  11. Orioles beat Rays, 3-2, for first Grapefruit League winRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Maryland Gazette

    One day after Orioles reserves orchestrated a late-inning rally that fell just short , they again came back late and this time beat the Tampa Bay Rays , 3-2, for the club's first Grapefruit League win of the spring on Thursday afternoon at Charlotte Sports Park. Third baseman Michael Almanzar blasted a solo homer in the top of the ninth inning off left-hander Robert Zarate, a blast that came after the Orioles took advantage of an eighth-inning throwing error to score the tying run.

    Comment?

  12. Cubs hope they have classic Coke in newly signed leftyRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... year, Coke held right-handers to a .227 average (lefties .197) pitching in the same division with Maddon's Tampa Bay Rays. He has a 4.26 ERA in 26 career postseason games, pitching in World Series for the Yankees in 2009 and Tigers in 2012 - when he ...

    Comment?

  13. Dock of the Rays: Preseason top-30 Prospect listRead the original story

    Yesterday | DRays Bay

    Friend-of-the-site Jason Hanselman, who runs Dock of the Rays , has also completed his top-30 prospect list . He's a thoughtful dude and it's a thoughtful list, so check it out.

    Comment?

  14. ST Game 1 Preview: Nate Karns Aims To Start Rays Spring Training in StyleRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Rayhawk Review

    Sep 12, 2014; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Tampa Bay Rays pitcher Nate Karns throws against the Toronto Blue Jays in the sixth inning at Rogers Centre. Tampa Bay defeated Toronto 1-0.

    Comment?

  15. Live coverage of Rays' spring training openerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | St. Petersburg Times

    Follow our live coverage of the Tampa Bay Rays' 2015 exhibition opener against the Baltimore Orioles Thursday at 1:05 p.m. at Charlotte Sports Park in Port Charlotte. Kevin Cash said he is excited for his first game as manager and not nervous - yet anyway.

    Comment?

  16. Tampa Bay Rays pitcher finds stray dogRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ABC Action News

    Have you lost this dog, Oscar? Tampa Bay Rays pitcher Alex Cobb wants to know if he found your dog while in Port Charlotte for spring training! The Rays tweeted the picture on Wednesday, making it known that Cobb found the dog and wants to return it to the rightful owner. Since Wednesday's post, The Now Tampa Bay has confirmed with a Rays representative that Cobb took the dog to the veterinarian and there is in fact a microchip! The microchip led Cobb to a woman in Fort Myers who says she actually gave the dog away to someone else.

    Comment?

  17. The Rays Tank: Happy Spring Training Opening DayRead the original story

    Yesterday | DRays Bay

    The Rays will kick off their spring training games at 1:05 today when Nathan Karns goes to work as the Rays host the Orioles. Karns is in the mix for the fifth starter spot to start the season.

    Comment?

  18. Orioles set to play first split-squad games of spring trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Baltimore Sun

    ... play their first split-squad games of spring training today when they travel to Port Charlotte to face the Tampa Bay Rays at 1:05 p.m. and then play host to the Toronto Blue Jays at Ed Smith Stadium at 7:05 p.m. Most starters will play in the home ...

    Comment?

  19. Spring Opener, Alex Cobb Opening Day Starter, Longoria Hitting Cleanup, EtcRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | DRays Bay

    Another difference between Kevin Cash and Joe Maddon: the lineup card for Thursday's spring opener was released almost a full day ahead of the game. The Tampa Bay Rays concluded the bulk of their pre-Grapefruit League action, full squad workouts ahead of Thursday's Spring Training opener against the Minnesota Twins .

    Comment?

  20. John Jaso's Outfield Progress The Last Straw for David DeJesusRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Rayhawk Review

    Jul 29, 2014; St. Petersburg, FL, USA; Tampa Bay Rays designated hitter David DeJesus against the Milwaukee Brewers at Tropicana Field. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports Assuming Steven Souza begins 2015 on the Tampa Bay Rays' Opening Day roster, there is only one reason for the Rays to possibly keep David DeJesus : depth.

    Comment?