1. 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 ...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 14 days ago 4 reads 0 comments

  2. McGee Throws off Mound, Balfour Faces Hitters

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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. Alex Cobb Leaves with Forearm Injury; Rays Beat Phillies 5-3

    CLEARWATER, Fla. -- Alex Cobb considered pitching through an injury so he wouldn't have to answer questions about leaving the game...

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  6. UPDATED: Rays Alex Cobb Leaves Game with Forearm Tightness

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  7. Cobb Exits Spring Start with Forearm Tightness

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  8. McGee to Throw off Mound for 1st Time Tuesday

    Rays closer Jake McGee told Roger Mooney of the Tampa Tribune on Sunday that he is planning to throw his first bullpen session of the spring on Tuesday — probably a 20- or 25-pitch workout of all fastballs...

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  9. Rays honor the father of GrantBalfour

    Grant Balfour's father David died from pancreatic cancer last week in Australia. David Balfour was a longtime executive with the Sydney Blue Sox of the Australian Baseball League, and ...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 17 days ago 11 reads 0 comments

  10. Rays' Jaso Takes Long Path Back from Concussions

    Working out on the field trying to get back from his second concussion in just more than a year was troubling enough for John Jaso...

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  11. Drew Smyly Expected to Miss First Regular-Season Start

    Rays left-hander Drew Smyly is making progress in his recovery from shoulder tendinitis, but he has not yet resumed throwing off a mound and looks to be running out of time...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 17 days ago 221 reads 0 comments

  12. Matt Silverman: “The Wheels Are Spinning” on Potential Rotationupgrades

    The Rays are in a bit of a pickle as starters Drew Smyly and Alex Colome are both currently out of commission with a shoulder injury and pneumonia, respectively.....

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  13. Karns Makes Pitch for Rays' Rotation

    Tampa Bay right-hander Nathan Karns faced Baltimore for the second time this spring when the Rays took on the Orioles Saturday afternoon at Sarasota's Ed Smith Stadium.....

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  14. RHP Colome 'Out Indefinitely' with Pneumonia

    Rays right-hander Alex Colome, who has a good chance to crack the Opening Day rotation after impressing down the stretch last season, is now “out indefinitely” after being diagnosed with pneumonia...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 19 days ago 7 reads 0 comments

  15. Rays' Kiermaier Honing His Craft, Hopes to Cut Down on Errors

    All those diving catches last season? That was Kevin Kiermaier. The laser-like throw to the plate to nail a base-runner? That was Kevin Kiermaier. But the errors and the overthrows and the poor throws? “That wasn't me,” Kiermaier said...

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  16. Lee Powers Up, Hits First Spring Homer

    FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Shortstop Hak-Ju Lee connected on a go-ahead two-run homer in the seventh inning to help lead the Rays to a 5-2 win over the Twins on Wednesday at Hammond Stadium...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 21 days ago 4 reads 0 comments

  17. Cash: Kiermaier Will Only Play Center Field for Rays

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  18. Rays to Sign Jonny Venters

    The Rays have agreed to a two-year, minor league deal with lefty Jonny Venters, according to Roger Mooney of the Tampa Tribune (via Twitter). Venters had spent all of his professional career with the Braves ...

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  19. Father of Rays Pitcher Balfour Dies at 62

    PORT CHARLOTTE -- David Balfour, father of Tampa Bay Rays pitcher Grant, passed away Wednesday after a long battle with pancreatic cancer.....

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  20. Archer Makes Spring Debut vs. Phillies

    PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. -- Chris Archer, who will begin the season as the Rays ' No. 2 starter, made his first start of the spring...

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  21. Smyly (Shoulder) Could Miss Start of Season

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  22. Rays Confirm Smyly Idled Due to Shoulder Tendinitis

    The Rays this morning confirmed the Times report that No, 3 starter LHP Drew Smyly is indeed behind schedule, with concern that he may not be ready to open the season due to tendinitis in his left shoulder...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 24 days ago 2 reads 0 comments

  23. Longoria Embracing His Chance to Clean Up

    BRADENTON — The Rays used nine different cleanup hitters in 2014. This year, manager Kevin Cash would like to use just one — Evan Longoria...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 24 days ago 82 reads 0 comments

  24. Brandon Guyer Injures "Left Side" in Batting Practice

    Brandon Guyer will be missing some valuable playing time for at least a few days with a strain on his left side. The injury removes him from covering center field in today's Spring Training lineup...

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  25. Cash the Center of Attention as Rays Begin Spring Play

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