1. Rays Beat: Roster Decisions Will Go to Wire

    PORT CHARLOTTE — The Rays begin the regular season a week from Monday with a 25-man roster that will be introduced to the Tropicana Field crowd as part of pregame ceremonies...

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  2. DeJesus Dilemma Vexes Rays as Season Nears

    Most of the Rays problems' this spring are related to filling holes created by injury/illness to INF Nick Franklin and starters Alex Cobb, Alex Colome and Drew Smyly...

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  3. Making a Difference in World a Mission for Rays' Chris Archer

    PORT CHARLOTTE — Like other talented young pitchers on the front end of promising careers, Rays opening day starter Chris Archer hopes to help his team win lots of games over the next few years...

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  4. Karns Struggles as Rays' Rally Falls Short vs. Red Sox

    The Red Sox scored early on Saturday and then added runs late to put a 9-6 win over the Rays on ice at Charlotte Sports Park...

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  5. MLB commissioner: Stadium is Rays' biggest issue

    PORT CHARLOTTE — New baseball commissioner Rob Manfred said Thursday morning the biggest issue facing the Tampa Bay Rays is the need for a new ballpark that would attract more fans and generate a bigger revenue stream...

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  6. Rays Triple Play: Kiermaier shows his speed

    The Tampa Bay Rays expect the speedy Kevin Kiermaier to be a disruptive presence on the bases this season...

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  7. Manfred Says Stadium Is Rays' Biggest Issue, Calls on 'Local Government'

    New MLB commissioner Rob Manfred said today the lack of a new stadium is the biggest issue facing the Rays and called on local government to provide assistance in resolving the situation...

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  8. Rays' Archer Named Opening Day Starter

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  9. Rays to retire uniform No. 66 in honor of Don Zimmer on Opening Day

    The Tampa Bay Rays will retire uniform No. 66 in honor of the team's longtime senior advisor Don Zimmer in a pregame ceremony at Tropicana Field on Monday, April 6 when the Rays open the season against the Baltimore Orioles ...

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  10. Rays to Retire Don Zimmer's Uniform No. 66

    The Tampa Bay Rays will retire uniform No. 66 in honor of the team's longtime senior advisor Don Zimmer in a pregame ceremony at Tropicana Field on Monday, April 6 when the Rays open the season against the Baltimore Orioles ...

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  11. Rays Play Small Ball Behind Archer's Solid Start

    PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. -- With potential Opening Day starter Chris Archer on the hill for the fourth time this spring, the Rays ' small-ball approach wasn't enough to combat the Pirates ...

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  12. Rays' Franklin Suffers Oblique Strain During BP

    PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. -- Nick Franklin joined the list of injured Rays on Monday, and the infielder could miss the start of the season...

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  13. Franklin Suffers Oblique Strain During BP

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  14. Rays to Name Asdrubal Cabrera Everyday Shortstop

    PORT CHARLOTTE — The Rays have decided that Asdrubal Cabrera will be their everyday shortstop after all...

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  15. Smith has rough outing against Blue Jays

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  16. Souza Jr. Powers Rays Past Twins

    PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. -- Steven Souza Jr. connected on a go-ahead two-run homer in the fourth inning to help lift the Rays to a 4-2 win over the Twins on Thursday at Charlotte Sports Park...

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  17. Longoria, Loney Hit Their 1st Spring Homers vs. Jays

    DUNEDIN, Fla. -- Evan Longoria and James Loney each homered for the first time this spring to lead the Rays to a 9-3 victory over the Blue Jays on Wednesday afternoon at Florida Auto Exchange Stadium...

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  18. Cobb 'Really Disappointed' to Miss Opening Day

    DUNEDIN, Fla. -- Rays right-hander Alex Cobb endured a tough break when he learned that he wouldn't make his first Opening Day assignment because of right forearm tendinitis...

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  19. Rays Rotation Keeps Taking New Turns

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  20. Archer pitches 4 scoreless innings as Rays beat Jays 9-3

    Chris Archer allowed one hit over four scoreless innings today, and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Toronto Blue Jays 9-3.....

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  21. Colome Released from Florida Hospital Wednesday After Bout with Pneumonia

    Rays right-hander Alex Colome was a late arriver to spring training this year because of visa issues in his native Dominican Republic and then he had to be sent to a local hospital with a case of pneumonia just a couple days after unpacking his bags...

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  22. Rays' Cabrera Hopes to Settle in at Shortstop

    CLEARWATER — One of the Rays ' biggest decisions this spring will be whether to move Asdrubal Cabrera to second base or keep him at shortstop, where his range is considered diminished since he was a two-time All-Star with the Indians ...

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  23. McGee Throws off Mound, Balfour Faces Hitters

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  24. Rays Triple Play: Cash Appreciates Longoria's Hustle

    3B Evan Longoria hustled up the first base line in the fourth inning to stay out of a double play after grounding to shortstop. That did not go unnoticed by Cash...

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  25. Rays' Alex Cobb Likely to Miss Time with Tendinitis

    The tightness in Alex Cobb's right forearm that forced him from Tuesday's game has been diagnosed as tendinitis, which is relatively good news but seems likely to keep him from making his opening day start...

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