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DRaysBay Nov 25, 2015
This date in team history, trivia, and the countdown! On November 28th, 2007 the Tampa Bay Rays and Minnesota Twins came together to complete a franchise altering trade in which six players were exchanged. Runner up, AL Rookie of the Year contender, Delmon Young, headlined the package that was sent to Minnesota, while the Rays received a starting shortstop in Jason Bartlett and a possible front-line starting pitcher in Matt Garza. The Rays have since come as the winner of this trade as both Garza and Bartlett provided three quality years for the Rays, helping them to the postseason twice...
DRaysBay Nov 12, 2015
Hall of Fame Prospect, Lackluster Major Leaguer, Frequent Post Season Star Player: Delmon Young Age: 30 years old, born on September 14th, 1985 Career Span: Drafted in 2003, Currently a free agent (2003-2015, 13 years) Accolades: #1 Overall Pick in the 2003 Draft #1 Prospect in Baseball by BA following 2005 Numerous minor league awards and honors AL Player of the month in July, 2010 2012 ALCS MVP TEAM SEASON(S) Games PA AVG OBP SLG HR K% BB% wRC+ WAR MILB 2004-2006, 2011, 2013 376 1,646 .316 .360 .513 79 18.4% 6.0% NA NA Devil...
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