Tag: Tampa Bay Rays

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...
Aug 11, 2016; Arlington, TX, USA; A general view of the MLB logo with Colorado Rockies batting gear on it during the game against the Texas Rangers at Globe Life Park in Arlington. Colorado Rockies won 12-9. Mandatory Credit: Tim Heitman-USA TODAY Sports

Report: No. 1 International prospect Victor Victor Mesa declared free agent by MLB

After much anticipation, two of the top international prospects in baseball have reportedly been declared free agents and cleared to sign by MLB. According to Jesse Sanchez of...

Ranking MLB’s 10 most clutch players in 2018

Throughout MLB history, some players have just seemed had a knack for coming through in the tight spots. The 2018 season has seen its own share of clutch...
Aug 11, 2016; Arlington, TX, USA; A general view of the MLB logo with Colorado Rockies batting gear on it during the game against the Texas Rangers at Globe Life Park in Arlington. Colorado Rockies won 12-9. Mandatory Credit: Tim Heitman-USA TODAY Sports

WATCH: Minor League team employs crazy defensive set against Eloy Jimenez

Chicago White Sox prospect Eloy Jimenez flew out in the first inning of a Triple-A game on Tuesday. But the opponents needed a crazy defense to get...

WATCH: Matt Duffy takes vicious header after crashing into tarp

Under the bright lights at Yankee Stadium, perhaps Tampa Bay Rays third baseman Matt Duffy wanted to make a highlight play. In the fifth inning, Duffy sprinted after...

Rays get Pirates’ first-round pick as PTBNL in Chris Archer trade

When the Tampa Bay Rays were able to net top prospects Tyler Glasnow and Austin Meadows in last month's deal that sent ace Chris Archer to the...

10 bold MLB predictions heading into dog days of summer

It's the special time of year when fans want to grab seats in the shade, have a refreshing drink and enjoy the summer of baseball. This time...

WATCH: Rays’ Carlos Gomez reacts dramatically to hit by pitch

Soccer is often known for having the most dramatic flop artists in all of sports. Tampa Bay Rays outfielder Carlos Gomez seems to want that title for...

Rays place Tommy Pham on disabled list with fractured foot

On Tuesday, the Tampa Bay Rays pulled off a blockbuster trade to acquire outfielder Tommy Pham. On Friday, he is now headed to the 10-day disabled list...