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DRaysBay Mar 24, 2017
Rays sign free agent catcher Derek Norris to 1-year contract

Rays sign free agent catcher Derek Norris to 1-year contract

Norris’ deal is pending a physical, so no other roster moves have been announced yet. The Tampa Bay Rays may have had their second stroke of luck on the open market in their catcher search this off-season. After previously signing the top catching free agent Wilson Ramos to a two-year deal, the Rays have come to terms with Derek Norris on a one-year contract. The deal does not include any options for 2018 or beyond, but the 28-year old Derek Norris remains arbitration eligible through the 2018 season, as he has not yet fulfilled his rookie contract obligations. Terms of his 2017 contract...
DRaysBay Mar 16, 2017
Tampa Bay Rays spring training 2017 roster battles: Catcher

Tampa Bay Rays spring training 2017 roster battles: Catcher

Spring training is just over a couple of weeks from being finished so let’s check in on one of the position battles currently going on, the Opening Day catcher job. The winner will likely hold the position until June or July when Wilson Ramos will make his return to catching from the disabled list. The Competitors Jesus Sucre Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports He came to the Rays just before the start of spring training in yet another Rays - Mariners deal. Since his arrival he has become the heavy favorite to land the Opening Day job as the team’s pitchers and coaching...
numberFire Mar 10, 2017
Wilson Ramos Could Be a Nice Value for the Rays

Wilson Ramos Could Be a Nice Value for the Rays

The Rays certainly took a risk by signing Ramos to a two-year deal this offseason, but it could prove to be an incredible bargain.
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Washington Nationals: Suitors for Derek Norris Trade

Just a few months ago, Derek Norris was dealt to the Washington Nationals from the San Diego Padres. Now, after the signing of Matt Wieters, Norris seems like the odd man out in D.C. After losing Wilson Ramos to injury and then eventually the Tampa Bay Rays, the Washington Nationals needed a high impact catcher. Although […] Washington Nationals: Suitors for Derek Norris Trade - Call to the Pen - Call to the Pen - A Major League Baseball Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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