Rays CF Desmond Jennings batted .386 in Grapefruit League play, boasting an on-base percentage of .438. Jennings was also successful on all five of his stolen-base attempts and struck out only six times in 44 at-bats.
Quote of the day
“People talk about being outside the box. To me, the box is a very boring place to exist. There’s no fun in the sandbox.’’ — Rays manager Joe Maddon on the danger of players getting too comfortable
Ready to roll
The third annual David Price Bowl For Kids’ Sake fundraiser is scheduled for today. The event has raised more than $70,000 in the past two years for Big Brothers Big Sisters.
For more information, contact Amy Hollington at (813) 769-3636.