Post Tagged with: "Tampa Bay Rays"

  • Mariners Add Denard Span, Alex Colome From Rays

    Mariners Add Denard Span, Alex Colome From Rays

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB May 25, 2018 at 11:03 pm 0 comments

    Rather than waiting to see where the Seattle Mariners are sitting by the time the trade market heats up, general manager Jerry Dipoto decided to be proactive. Rewarding a strong start in spite of numerous injuries and the suspension of Robinson Cano, the Mariners pulled off the first big trade […]

     
  • Tampa Bay Rays Give Saturday Start to Reliever Sergio Romo

    Tampa Bay Rays Give Saturday Start to Reliever Sergio Romo

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB May 19, 2018 at 11:56 pm 0 comments

    The Tampa Bay Rays have been experimenting with their pitching staff all season, and now they are trying something manager Kevin Cash calls “unheard of.” On Saturday night, the Rays gave veteran reliever Sergio Romo the first start of his career. Romo struck out the side on 18 pitches in […]

     
  • Corey Dickerson Traded From Rays to Pirates

    Corey Dickerson Traded From Rays to Pirates

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB February 22, 2018 at 11:19 pm 0 comments

    The Pittsburgh Pirates acquired All-Star outfielder Corey Dickerson from the Tampa Bay Rays in exchange for pitcher Daniel Hudson, minor league infielder Tristan Gray and cash considerations, it was announced Thursday. The Rays are obligated to pay about $1 million of Dickerson’s $5.95 million salary for 2018. Dickerson, 28, hit […]

     
  • Carlos Gomez Signs One-Year Deal With Tampa Bay Rays

    Carlos Gomez Signs One-Year Deal With Tampa Bay Rays

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB February 21, 2018 at 11:54 pm 0 comments

    The Tampa Bay Rays have agreed to a one-year, $4 million deal with outfielder Carlos Gomez, MLB.com reported Wednesday. Gomez, who turned 32 in December, appeared in 105 games for Texas last season and was the primary center fielder after All-Star Ian Desmond left in free agency. Gomez is expected […]

     
  • New York Yankees add Brandon Drury in Three-Team Trade

    New York Yankees add Brandon Drury in Three-Team Trade

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB February 20, 2018 at 11:34 pm 0 comments

    The New York Yankees have added another starting infield candidate, acquiring Brandon Drury in a three-team trade that also saw the Tampa Bay Rays send outfielder Steven Souza Jr. to the Arizona Diamondbacks. The Rays received second baseman prospect Nick Solak from the Yankees, and pitcher Anthony Banda and two […]

     
  • Tampa Bay Rays Trade Jake Odorizzi to Minnesota Twins

    Tampa Bay Rays Trade Jake Odorizzi to Minnesota Twins

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB February 17, 2018 at 11:36 pm 0 comments

    The Minnesota Twins acquired right-handed pitcher Jake Odorizzi from the Tampa Bay Rays on Saturday night for minor league infielder Jermaine Palacios, securing some needed depth for their rotation after missing out on several free agents. The 27-year-old Odorizzi will join his third major league team in the Twins, who […]

     
  • Evan Longoria Traded From Rays to Giants

    Evan Longoria Traded From Rays to Giants

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB December 20, 2017 at 11:10 pm 0 comments

    After, seemingly, years of speculation, the Tampa Bay Rays have traded their longtime face-of-the-franchise, Evan Longoria, to the San Francisco Giants for outfielders Denard Span and Christian Arroyo, and pitching prospects Stephen Woods and Matt Krook. Tampa Bay will pay the remainder of Span’s $13 million salary, and will also […]

     
  • New York Mets Trade Lucas Duda to Tampa Bay Rays

    New York Mets Trade Lucas Duda to Tampa Bay Rays

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB July 27, 2017 at 11:46 pm 0 comments

    The out-of-contention New York Mets started their veteran dispersal by trading first baseman Lucas Duda to the Tampa Bay Rays for minor league pitcher Drew Smith. The Rays are taking on all of Duda’s salary, about $2.5 million, according to ESPN’s Buster Olney. Rays manager Kevin Cash said Duda is […]

     
  • Los Angeles Dodgers Acquire Logan Forsythe

    Los Angeles Dodgers Acquire Logan Forsythe

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB January 23, 2017 at 11:57 pm 0 comments

    In the hunt for a second baseman and a leadoff man, the Dodgers found both in Logan Forsythe, whom they acquired Monday from the Tampa Bay Rays in exchange for highly regarded pitching prospect Jose De Leon. The Dodgers had reportedly been in discussions to acquire slugging second baseman Brian […]

     
  • Rays Sidelined Reporter Fired For Racist Comments

    Rays Sidelined Reporter Fired For Racist Comments

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB June 10, 2016 at 11:27 pm 0 comments

    Emily Austen won’t be the sideline reporter for future Tampa Bay Rays games on Fox Sports Florida. Nor will she do that job for the Orlando Magic next season either. After unleashing a variety of racial and religious jokes during a live Facebook chat with Barstool Sports, Austen has gotten […]