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Cubs hire former Rays chief Maddon as manager

Cubs hire former Rays chief Maddon as manager

CHICAGO – Joe Maddon was hired as manager of the Chicago Cubs on Friday, hours after the team fired Rick Renteria.
Updated: 3 hours ago
Rays exercise $7.5 million option on Zobrist

Rays exercise $7.5 million option on Zobrist

ST. PETERSBURG — After some jarring changes at the top of the organization in recent weeks, the Tampa Bay Rays chose continuity Friday by exercising their 2015 club option on versatile Ben Zobrist.
Updated: 5 hours ago
Cubs, Maddon reportedly working on deal

Cubs, Maddon reportedly working on deal

For the second time in less than a week, Joe Maddon became a topic that rivaled the World Series for national attention.
Published: 10/29/14
Updated: 10/30/14
Rays want Maddon's replacement in place by Thanksgiving

Rays want Maddon's replacement in place by Thanksgiving

A list of candidates could come by the end of the week. For now, the focus isn't on names but rather the qualities of the manager they want to hire to replace Joe Maddon.
Published: 10/27/14
Updated: 10/28/14

Rays deny report of relocation to Montreal

The Rays issued a statement Monday regarding a report that owner Stuart Sternberg has spoken with Wall Street associates about relocating the Rays to Montreal:
Published: 10/28/14
Rays Beat: Maddon a natural fit for Chicago spotlight

Rays Beat: Maddon a natural fit for Chicago spotlight

ST. PETERSBURG — It didn’t take long for the rumors of Joe Maddon to the Cubs to reach a boil.
Published: 10/26/14
Change is big part of Rays Way

Change is big part of Rays Way

ST. PETERSBURG — Matt Silverman contacted some of the Rays players early Friday as a heads-up for the news that was about to rock the baseball world: Joe Maddon had opted out of his contract and was no longer their manager....
Published: 10/26/14
What's next for Maddon? Here are some possibilities

What's next for Maddon? Here are some possibilities

Now that Joe Maddon has left the Tampa Bay Rays manager's office, what will he do next? We look at some of his options.
Published: 10/24/14
Updated: 10/25/14
Who will fill Joe's shoes as Rays manager?

Who will fill Joe's shoes as Rays manager?

Take a look at some people who could take over the team next season, including some who are already in the Rays organization.
Published: 10/24/14
Updated: 10/25/14
Maddon considers next step after leaving Rays

Maddon considers next step after leaving Rays

ST. PETERSBURG — Joe Maddon packed his RV on Friday afternoon, began his planned cross-country trek west to visit family and, yes, rolled off into the sunset.
Published: 10/24/14