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Rays notes: Archer says team will be exciting to watch

Rays notes: Archer says team will be exciting to watch

The Rays began spring training Monday at Charlotte Sports Park confident about what lies ahead in 2015.
Published: 02/23/15
Updated: 02/24/15
With Price gone, Cobb now considered ace of Rays’ pitching staff

With Price gone, Cobb now considered ace of Rays’ pitching staff

It wasn’t too long ago that Alex Cobb had doubts. Now, Hall of Fame baseball writer Peter Gammons wrote this offseason that Cobb is the only “legitimate No. 1 starter in the (American League) East” until Masahiro Tanaka of the Yankees is fully healthy.
Published: 02/23/15
New-look Rays have good feel for how the roster will look

New-look Rays have good feel for how the roster will look

The offseason is over. Pitchers will be pitching and catchers will be catching this morning when the Rays officially open camp at Charlotte Sports Park with the first workout of the spring.
Published: 02/22/15
Rays’ Silverman engineers seamless transition after Friedman

Rays’ Silverman engineers seamless transition after Friedman

PORT CHARLOTTE — They are close friends, Matt Silverman and Andrew Friedman, always bouncing ideas off each other during their years together in the Rays’ front office, always seeking and valuing each other’s opinion....
Published: 02/22/15
Rays Beat: Need for speed will be work in progress

Rays Beat: Need for speed will be work in progress

PORT CHARLOTTE — Much will be said this spring about baseball’s attempt to speed up the pace of games. Marlins pitcher Mat Latos already weighed in: “Terrible. You rush a hamburger, it’s not going to be completely done.&#x...
Published: 02/22/15
Rays notes: DeJesus says status isn't a distraction

Rays notes: DeJesus says status isn't a distraction

It's business as usual this spring for Rays OF David DeJesus even though he could be playing for another team on Opening Day.
Published: 02/21/15
Rays franchise feeds off proving everyone wrong
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Rays franchise feeds off proving everyone wrong

The Rays bandwagon can’t give away tickets. All the people who hopped on have hopped off. The predictions are dire. The team sees it as an opportunity, writes columnist Martin Fennelly.
Published: 02/21/15
Rays Fan Fest today at Tropicana Field

Rays Fan Fest today at Tropicana Field

The event, which runs from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., will include several family-friendly activities involving players, coaches and other baseball celebrities.
Published: 02/21/15
New-look Rays ready to shift focus to the field

New-look Rays ready to shift focus to the field

The offseason is over for the Rays. Finally. It was long, it was busy, and it came to an end Friday when Matt Silverman and Kevin Cash sat down for the first spring training news conference.
Published: 02/21/15
Maddon, Cubs getting to know each other in camp

Maddon, Cubs getting to know each other in camp

MESA, Ariz. – Joe Maddon is already putting his imprint on the Chicago Cubs, from what they hear to how they wear their hair.
Published: 02/20/15
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