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Rays Triple Play: Dog named Oscar

Rays Triple Play: Dog named Oscar

The stray dog running along the Port Charlotte streets that RHP Alex Cobb found Monday is named Oscar, Cobb said. Cobb was able to locate Oscar’s original owner through a chip inserted under the dog’s skin. She said she would help Cobb ...
Updated: 2 hours ago
Rays Notes: Karns set to make pitch for a spot in rotation

Rays Notes: Karns set to make pitch for a spot in rotation

PORT CHARLOTTE — Knowing he has a chance to win a spot in the rotation has not changed the way Rays RHP Nathan Karns has approached this camp.
Updated: 5 hours ago
Alex Cobb named the Rays’ Opening Day starter

Alex Cobb named the Rays’ Opening Day starter

PORT CHARLOTTE — Alex Cobb was named the Opening Day starting pitcher for the Tampa Bay Rays by manager Kevin Cash on Wednesday.
Updated: 12 hours ago
Cobb growing attached to Oscar, but stray’s original owner located

Cobb growing attached to Oscar, but stray’s original owner located

PORT CHARLOTTE — Tampa Bay Rays pitcher Alex Cobb is growing attached to the stray dog he found Monday on a Port Charlotte street. So is Axel, Cobb’s American Bulldog.
Updated: 15 hours ago
Rays Notes: Jaso works on his glove

Rays Notes: Jaso works on his glove

DH John Jaso never thought of himself as a leadoff hitter until he found himself batting first for the Rays against the Rangers early in the 2010 season. He doesn’t consider himself an outfielder, either, but that’s where he’s been working during the first weeks of camp.
Updated: 18 hours ago
After time away, Baldelli back on field with Rays

After time away, Baldelli back on field with Rays

Rocco Baldelli is back, wearing one of his old baseball gloves that he fished out of the back of his closet and carrying a fungo bat that he’s trying to master.
Updated: 18 hours ago

Rays Triple Play: Glimpse of the future

A team of Rays prospects will play the Canadian Junior National Team at 1:05 p.m. on March 22 at Tropicana Field in the Fifth Annual St. Petersburg International Baseball Series. Tickets are $10 and go on sale today at 10 a.m. at the Trop box office ...
Published: 03/04/15
Save for Rays’ Cobb: Stray dog in Port Charlotte

Save for Rays’ Cobb: Stray dog in Port Charlotte

PORT CHARLOTTE — RHP Alex Cobb said he noticed a stray dog running along the side of a Port Charlotte street Monday afternoon when he was heading to his spring training rental home.
Updated: 18 hours ago

County administrator wants market study before new bids on Pasco sports complex

DADE CITY — Pasco County Administrator Michele Baker wants commissioners to approve a $35,000 market study before seeking bids for a third time to develop a sports complex at Wiregrass Ranch.
Published: 03/03/15
Rays notes: Cobb seeks more feedback

Rays notes: Cobb seeks more feedback

Rays RHP Alex Cobb used only nine words to sum up Monday’s throwing session, which saw him pitch his second and final round of batting practice this spring. “Went well. Felt good. Everything’s great. See you guys.”
Published: 03/02/15
Updated: 03/03/15
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