Tag: Tampa Bay Rays

Blake Snell was absolutely snubbed not making it onto the MLB All-Star Game rosters

Rays place reigning AL Cy Young winner Blake Snell on Injured List

Tampa Bay Rays ace Blake Snell is hitting the injured list. The Rays placed Snell on the Injured List with a fractured...

WATCH: Rays 1B helps PLAYER out of a sticky situation

The Tampa Bay Rays had their way against a struggling White Sox team in Chicago Wednesday afternoon. Given how good Tampa...

Winners and losers from first week of MLB season

The MLB season is one week old. For some teams, it's been a smooth start to a long journey. Others have hit a great deal...

WATCH: Jose Alvarado unleashes maybe the filthiest pitch ever thrown

Keep a good thought for any hitters coming to the plate to face Tampa Bay Rays reliever Jose Alvarado. They need all the help that...

Eight biggest early MLB season surprises

In some respects, the early part of the 2019 MLB season has gone as expected. But the early games have also offered their share of...

Winners, losers from MLB Opening Day

The 2019 season has now begun for every team in the league. For some, MLB Opening Day went swimmingly. For others, not so much.
Justin Verlander

WATCH: Justin Verlander taken deep to open 2019 season

We know full well that the Major League Baseball season is a marathon. Even then, it’s important for some key figures to start the season...

Eight MLB stars who could eclipse Mike Trout’s massive contract

The MLB world was hit with huge news on Tuesday when the Los Angeles Angels and superstar Mike Trout came together on a massive contract...

Aaron Boone says good chance Yankees will use ‘opener’ this season

New York Yankees manager Aaron Boone says that his team will likely use an opener at times this season.

Predictions for the 2019 MLB season

The favorites definitely reigned strong during the 2018 MLB season. But it was a good year for the underdogs, too, with teams like the Milwaukee Brewers, Oakland...

Ranking the top-10 impact MLB free agency signings in 2019

Compared to the MLB offseason, molasses moves like Usain Bolt. But while the hot stove period was slow moving, a lot of big signings did happen. The bulk of...

10 MLB players set to become household names in 2019

In 2018, we saw the likes of Christian Yelich, Josh Hader and Blake Treinen go from good players to the best in MLB at their respective positions....

10 MLB teams ready to make the leap

Entering the 2018 MLB season, there didn't seem to be much mystery about who would claim the postseason spots. Then, the season happened. When it was over,...

Ideal landing spots for top remaining MLB free agents

Two headliners and many others remain unsigned We've seen some activity in MLB free agency. Still, the two headliners and many other key members of the class remain...

10 MLB players that could still be traded this winter

Key names standing out as potential trade targets As baseball fans buzz over some of the game's top free agent sluggers and pitchers available this offseason, MLB teams...

Risks we’d like to see MLB teams take this offseason

Not every move during MLB offseason is a hit We're pretty sure that the St. Louis Cardinals aren't going to regret trading for Paul Goldschmidt. But not every move...
Houston Astros starting pitcher Charlie Morton

Report: Rays sign All-Star Charlie Morton to two-year deal

The Tampa Bay Rays have made a move to upgrade their starting rotation. They have reportedly agreed to terms with free agent starter Charlie Morton. https://twitter.com/JeffPassan/status/1072958040184246272 Morton was a...

MLB free agents who will be overpaid this winter

Concerned about the money. As we head into MLB free agency, some of baseball's biggest stars are about to get huge paydays. But for various reasons, the money...

Blake Snell to be drug tested two days after winning Cy Young

The randomness of drug testing in sports can sometimes provide hilarious moments of timing. That's just the case for Tampa Bay Rays starting pitcher Blake Snell, who...
Here is Mike Trout wearing a full Sixers get-up.

10 MLB trades we’d love to see this winter

Trades that can provide a big shift. With a strong free agent class, the landscape of MLB figures to change dramatically this offseason. But there a number of...

Rays reportedly nearing deal to acquire Mariners’ Mike Zunino

It's not a secret that the Tampa Bay Rays have been in the market for a catcher since their 2018 season came to a conclusion. Short on both...

Who will win the MLB awards?

Now we know the contenders, who will win? The finalists for the major MLB awards were announced on Monday night. By and large, there were no major surprises....

Each team’s top takeaway from the 2018 MLB season

Every MLB team has one thing in common. They all learned something from the 2018 season. Some of the takeaways were good while some were bad, but...

WATCH: Jake Faria makes miraculous (life-saving?) catch on Aaron Judge line drive

Aaron Judge absolutely smoked a pitch from Jake Faria during Tuesday night's game. The ball came off his bat at nearly 109 miles per hour and was...