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Tampa Bay Times Aug 20, 2016

Chris Archer campaigns for Rays to keep catcher Bobby Wilson

ST. PETERSBURG — Catcher, once again, is an unsettled position for the Rays.
DRaysBay Aug 7, 2016

Tampa Bay Rays News and Links: Bobby Wilson Makes His Return

In his return to the Rays, Bobby Wilson clubbed a homer Rays News: Evan Longoria is having one of his best seasons in years so far in 2016, but the Rays will likely finish under .500 and Longoria is tired of missing the playoffs It’s been a week since the trade deadline, so Topkin checks in on the players dealt and acquired by the Rays, with this harsh burn from one friend to another Indians manager Terry Francona joked the deal had one condition: "I wanted to make sure (Rays manager Kevin Cash) never helped him (Brandon Guyer) with his hitting." Bobby Wilson made a triumphant return...
DRaysBay Aug 7, 2016

Rays prospects and minor leagues 8/8: Wins all around in Rays system

Justin O'Conner went 3-for-3 with a walk rehabbing with the GCL Rays It was a strong day for the Rays in the minor leagues, with every team but Princeton winning. Triple-A Durham Bulls (53-62) Durham went on an offensive onslaught in their 10-0 win over the Gwinnett Braves. Johnny Field opened up the bottom of the first with a leadoff home run, and the attack was on from there. Curt Casali hit a three-run home run in the second, and Hank Conger netted three RBIs total with a solo home run and two-run triple. Justin Marks dominated on the mound as well, striking out seven over 6.2 shutout...
DRaysBay Aug 6, 2016

Rays 7, Twins 3: Hustle and Homers

Bobby Wilson is a beast Hey, that was fun. Let’s do that again! The Rays jumped on top in the first, after Logan Forsythe led off with a single, stole second, then came around to score on a two-out Brad Miller single. They added on in the third and the fifth on solo jacks from Evan Longoria... If you homer on your Solar Gnome night, is it a gnome run? #RaysUp pic.twitter.com/MwvylfGxyE— Tampa Bay Rays (@RaysBaseball) August 7, 2016 and Bobby Wilson. Wait, what? Really? Bobby had 55 AB with us in 2015.The Seminole kid hit his 1st HR in a #Rays uni in his 2nd AB tonight!#RaysUp...
DRaysBay Aug 6, 2016

Game 109 Preview: Tampa Bay Rays vs Minnesota Twins

The Rays hope to even the series after dropping last night's opener TODAY'S STARTING PITCHERS: 2016 W L ERA FIP K% BB% AVG BABIP HR GS IP fWAR Jose Berrios 2 1 8.57 5.84 25.3% 12.1% .294 .364 5 5 21.0 -0.1 Chris Archer 5 15 4.38 4.02 27.1% 8.8% .242 .304 22 23 137.2 1.8 Archer turned in another solid performance during his last outing as he steadily claws his way back to ace status. Archer pitched one out into the eighth inning and surrendered three runs on six hits -- one homer -- while he walked one and struck out six, but still got saddled with his major league...
DRaysBay Aug 6, 2016

Tampa Bay Rays place Desmond Jennings, Enny Romero on the Disabled List, Mikie Mahtook Activated, and Danny Farquhar Recalled

Busy night and day of roster moves for the Rays Following last night's game, the Rays placed Enny Romero on the disabled list due to a back strain. As the clubhouse opened this afternoon, they also announced that Desmond Jennings would be placed on the disabled list due to a left knee contusion. In their place, the Rays have activated Mikie Mahtook, and have also recalled Danny Farquhar from Triple-A Durham. Romero this year has been a bit of a let down as a solid spring and decent first month of the season, Romero's control has abandoned him as he has a 15% walk rate since April 30th....
DRaysBay Aug 6, 2016

Tampa Bay Rays News and Links: Rays Calling Shenanigans on Giants?

The Giants failing to disclose medical information, may lead to compensation for the Rays Rays News: Last night, the Rays suffered a 6-2 loss to the Twins thanks to a couple of late inning home runs off of Erasmo Ramirez. Blake Snell was solid, but once again he failed to pitch deep into the game as he departed in the sixth inning. Brad Miller continued his tear as he belted his career high, 20th homer. Neil Solondz post game recap with audio from Blake Snell and Kevin Cash Also following last night’s game, Enny Romero was placed on the disabled list and Danny Farquhar was recalled from...
DRaysBay Aug 6, 2016

Rays prospects and minor leagues: Whitley continues nice stretch

The Rays' 2015 first-round pick is showing signs of life I talked about Garrett Whitley a bit in my midseason top-30 prospect list posted Friday. I appreciate all feedback if you're interested in reading. In his last nine games, Whitley is batting 11-for-34 (.324) with three doubles. In that time, his walk rate is 7.7 percent, and his strikeout rate is 20.5 percent, down significantly from the start of the season. Obviously a small stretch of games, but maybe it's something to build on. Triple-A Durham Bulls (52-62) Durham was shut out for the third time this week, this time falling to...
Tampa Bay Times Aug 5, 2016

Catcher Wilson rejoins Rays, Casali sent to Triple A

ST. PETERSBURG — C Bobby Wilson was on the Rangers charter flight to Baltimore 15 minutes before its scheduled departure Monday afternoon when he was informed the team traded for C Jonathan Lucroy and that he was designated for assignment.
DRaysBay Aug 4, 2016

Tampa Bay Rays Claim Bobby Wilson from the Texas Rangers, Curt Casali Optioned

The Rays are bringing back a local product, while Curt Casali is heading back to the minors Following their 3-2 victory over the Kansas City Royals, the Rays made a surprising roster move as the made the decision to option Curt Casali to Triple-A Durham in order to clear roster space for Bobby Wilson, whom they claimed off of waivers from the Texas Rangers. There was a lot of excitement for Casali heading into the season after his home run tear during July and August last year, but unfortunately his bat has abandoned him as the 2016 season progressed. He is currently in a stretch where he...