Tagged: ‘Tampa Bay Rays’

First Pitch: Get to know Mauricio Cabrera
February 24th, 2017 at 11:57 AM
***PHOTO1*** Happy Friday and happy first weekend of actual* baseball games. Before you shake off the rust and watch a few innings of your favorite stars and a whole lot of innings from guys wearing numbers in the 70s, here are some good reads to get you back into the...

Rumors and Rumblings: Swihart adamant he doesn’t have yips
February 19th, 2017 at 1:50 PM
***PHOTO1*** FORT MYERS, Fla. รข?? Blake Swihart did not go as far as refer to the media as the enemy. However, the Boston Red Sox catcher was not happy about a video clip from CSN New England of him sailing a return throw over the head of Rick Porcello during...

First Pitch: Odorizzi talks arbitration win
February 14th, 2017 at 3:12 PM
***PHOTO1*** Here at FanRag Sports, we're committed to bringing you all the sports content we can. Sometimes, that means outsourcing. With First Pitch, we bring you the best content of the day from other sites for your viewing pleasure. Here's what stood out this Tuesday: Tampa Bay Rays pitcher Jake...

Reports: Rays sign Nathan Eovaldi to one-year deal plus option
February 12th, 2017 at 6:29 PM
***PHOTO1*** Weekend Open Thread (Tasos Katopodis/Getty) According to multiple reports, the Rays and Nathan Eovaldi have agreed to a one-year contract worth $2M. It's a big league deal, so he's going on their 40-man roster. The contract includes a club option for 2018, and since Eovaldi won't pitch at...

Non-roster invitees to watch in the American League East
February 7th, 2017 at 6:04 PM
***PHOTO1*** It's that time of year again when teams invite non-roster players to camp to see if they can make the squad out of spring training. Each team in the American League East has a number of players who are non-roster invitees: The Blue Jays have 17, the Orioles have...