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Fantasy Update

Apr 11, 2014
David Price dominated in Friday’s victory over the Reds, allowing just one run on four hits while striking out 10 in 8 1/3 innings.
DRaysBay Apr 12, 2014

Rays vs. Reds, game one preview: David Price welcomes Cincinnati to the AL East

Matt Joyce wasn't too bad, either With Cesar Ramos slated to move from the bullpen to the starting rotation on Sunday, David Price had an extra imperative: pitch deep into the game and save the bullpen for what might turn into a matchups game. He delivered in style. The Cincinnati lineup, which hasn't seen Price since 2011, clearly didn't know what to do with his fastball which he commanded to all corners of the zone. And once they were keyed up for his fastball, Price calmly sat them down with his changeup instead. Of the 33 changeups Price threw, Reds batters whiffed at 12 of them...
Rotoworld Apr 11, 2014

David Price dominates Reds, strikes out 10 - David Price (S) Tampa Bay Rays

David Price dominated in Friday’s victory over the Reds, allowing just one run on four hits while striking out 10 in 8 1/3 innings.
DRaysBay Apr 5, 2014

Pitcher preview: Nick Martinez

Nick Martinez, a 23-year old with just 32 innings in double-A, will start today against David Price and the Rays. I've already covered in the series preview just how much of a mismatch this probably is. I've also covered just how little the projection systems know about him. Let me add to that: I also know very little about him. Martinez was mostly a shortstop in college, but Baseball America and Baseball Prospectus scouting reports both praise his pitchability. He can throw a low-90s fastball, a slider, and a changeup. The changeup is a newer offering for Martinez. Apparently he gets...
Tampa Bay Times Apr 4, 2014

David Price has fond memories of last start against Rangers

ST. PETERSBURG — LHP David Price hasn't had a ton of success against the Rangers heading into tonight's start.
Tampa Tribune Mar 31, 2014

Rays’ Price in control, gets Opening Day win

After the off-season talk of him leaving, Tampa Bay Ray’s starter David Price throws a gem – including a six-pitch sixth and a seven-pitch seventh inning –to beat the Blue Jays.
DRaysBay Mar 31, 2014
Rays vs. Jays, game 1: Price ace-like, Dickey not

Rays vs. Jays, game 1: Price ace-like, Dickey not

The Rays are on pace to win 162. The first at bat of the Rays' 2014 season was David Price against Jose Reyes, and it was a worthy beginning. Price placed a sinker on the inside corner for a called strike, and then brought a cutter inside a bit too far for a ball. The third pitch was an outside fastball that Reyes reached for and flared the other way into short left-center field. Desmond Jennings had to range a long way forward and to his left, and he capped his run off with a full-speed diving grab. Price just clapped a bit, and gave a quiet smile that seemed to say, "I know the defense I...
Tampa Bay Times Mar 31, 2014

David Price still an ace, and still a Ray

ST. PETERSBURG He wasn't even supposed to be here. David Price was supposed to be on another mound Monday, in another city, on another team.
Boston Herald Mar 31, 2014
Rays do well in offseason

Rays do well in offseason

Conventional wisdom held that because David Price is going to be a free agent after this season, the Tampa Bay Rays would have to trade him in the offseason in order to get something rather than nothing for the left-hander in the likelihood he signs elsewhere.The calculus used in the conventional wisdom was wrong. The Rays held onto their ace, and that’s the new smart bet.The Rays are going for it in 2014 — they’re going for it all.
Tampa Bay Times Mar 30, 2014

Opening day start a pleasant surprise for Rays' Price

ST. PETERSBURG — Taking the mound on opening day always will be special for LHP David Price. But it's even more so this year because he didn't expect to be wearing a Rays uniform again.
DRaysBay Mar 26, 2014

Rays vs. Orioles GDT: Rays! On Sun Sports! Tonight!

David Price takes on a split squad Orioles team. Oh boy. Anyone else sick? I'm sick. Bleh. To keep with tradition, here's a look at David Price's Spring Training stats entering tonight's game: Player ERA IP H R ER HR BB SO HB GO AO K% BB% Price, D 2.7 13.1 7 4 4 1 2 15 3 13 12 29% 4% In short: He's been pretty great. It's kinda exciting because his walk rate has been trading down for years now, and he's so far just about matched his absurd 3.7% walk rate from 2013. I'm excited! That being said: I'm not sure if Price is even the best pitcher in the rotation right now. I think Alex...
Rays Index Mar 24, 2014

A Closer Look At Matt Moore’s Shiny, New Windup

Last season we wondered when the Rays would start to simplify Matt Moore’s delivery as they had previously done with David Price with much success. Turns out the answer was “very soon,” as in the 2014 season. The new windup is not nearly as simplified as Price’s has become. But [...]
Rays Index Mar 24, 2014

We Now Know What David Price Yelled Into His Glove During 2008 ALCS

In the latest installment of the Rays’ new advertising campaign centered around their Flex Packs, the Tampa Bay Rays have discovered “new audio” of David Price from game 7 of the 2008 ALCS… © The Professor for Rays Index, 2014. | Permalink | No comment | Add to del.icio.us Post [...]
Boston Globe Mar 17, 2014

Price goes into the seventh as Rays beat Red Sox

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. (AP) — David Price went 6 2-3 innings, allowing two runs and three hits, with seven strikeouts, as the Rays beat the Boston Red Sox 8-4 on Sunday.    
Rays Index Mar 17, 2014

[THE HANGOVER] Discussing David Price’s Regular Season Start, Logan Forsythe’s Dive, And Wil Myers’ Odd Foul Ball

The GBT – The Good, The Bad and The Telling sandwich, where The Bad is nice and lean and the The Telling is ripe. RAYS 8, Red Sox 4 (boxscore) THE GOOD: David Price. After his last start, Price said he hasn’t felt this good in March in 4-5 years [...]
Tampa Bay Times Mar 16, 2014

Rays' David Price dominates again

PORT CHARLOTTE — Before taking the mound Sunday, Rays LHP David Price told pitching coach Jim Hickey he wished it was their March 31 opening day.

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