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Washington Post 33 mins ago

Nats Journal: The implications of the Steven Souza Jr. trade

At some point, likely later on Thursday after the physicals are done, the Nationals will officially announce an 11-player trade with the Tampa Bay Rays and San Diego Padres. Wil Myers, the 2013 American League rookie of the year coming off an injured season, will be the centerpiece of the trade between the Rays and Padres. The Padres, the worst offense in baseball last season, have been aggressive all winter in adding offseason, agreeing to trade for Matt Kemp and now Myers. With a new regime, the Rays have been selling off some of their parts.Read full article >>
Nationals Journal | Washington Post 33 mins ago

The implications of the Steven Souza Jr. trade

At some point, likely later on Thursday after the physicals are done, the Nationals will officially announce an 11-player trade with the Tampa Bay Rays and San Diego Padres. Wil Myers, the 2013 American League rookie of the year coming off an injured season, will be the centerpiece of the trade between the Rays and Padres. The […]

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The Ledger Dec 17, 2014

Baseball Notebook: Rays Trade OF Joyce to Angels for LHP Jepsen

The Los Angeles Angels acquired outfielder Matt Joyce from the Tampa Bay Rays on Tuesday in exchange for right-handed reliever Kevin Jepsen.
The Ledger Dec 16, 2014

A Look at Some of This Year's Top Gifts for Lovers of the Outdoors

Whether you're looking for gifts as inexpensive as BANG fish attractant spray ($5.99) or something pricey like an Orvis H2 saltwater fly rod ($850), there's a wide range of Christmas gift options for the outdoors crowd.
Tampa Tribune Dec 16, 2014

Rays' Matt Joyce traded to Angels for relief pitcher

The Tampa Bay Rays today traded outfielder Matt Joyce to the Los Angeles Angels for relief pitcher Kevin Jepsen.
Tampa Bay Times Dec 15, 2014

Kevin Cash introduced as Rays manager

The Rays' new manager can't wait to start thinking about baseball again.
Tampa Bay Times Dec 15, 2014

Rays managing job takes Kevin Cash back home

ST. PETERSBURG — Emily Cash was sitting in her car at stoplight in Avon Lake, Ohio, just outside of Cleveland. Her daughters, 8-year-old Camden and 6-year-old Ella, were in the backseat, fresh from a trip to the dentist.
Tampa Bay Times Dec 14, 2014

Getting to know new Rays manager Kevin Cash

Kevin Cash will be formally presented as the Rays' new manager to the Tampa Bay area at a news conference this afternoon, but he really needs no introduction. • Cash is as about as Tampa as they come: born at Women's Hospital, raised in a house on Valley Ranch Drive off North Dale Mabry, schooled at Lake Magdalene elementary, Young middle …
Tampa Bay Times Dec 13, 2014

Assembling coaching staff one of Rays' big decisions

Rays officials talk confidently about returning to playoff contention in 2015, primarily due to a deep rotation that looks to be among the American League's best.
Tampa Bay Times Dec 11, 2014

Rays lose prospect Oscar Hernandez in Rule 5 draft

SAN DIEGO — As much as the Rays have struggled to find catchers at the big-league level, losing intriguing prospect Oscar Hernandez to Arizona as the top pick in Thursday's Rule 5 draft of minor-leaguers would seem like a bad thing.
Tampa Bay Times Dec 11, 2014

After Friedman, Maddon, baseball watches how Rays fill big shoes

SAN DIEGO — For the last half-dozen years, the Rays were often the talk of the winter meetings, rival executives and industry observers raving about how they overcame significant challenges to have as much success as they did.
Tampa Bay Times Dec 10, 2014

Rays unlikely to deal at winter meetings

SAN DIEGO — There was, finally, some movement at baseball's winter meetings, starting with the early Wednesday morning decision by free agent LHP Jon Lester to join Joe Maddon's Cubs and apparently including a pair of multiplayer trades by Andrew Friedman's Dodgers, who reportedly were set to acquire veteran SS …
Tampa Bay Times Dec 10, 2014

First-time managers offer advice to Rays' Kevin Cash

Four first-time managers give Cash advice.
Tampa Bay Times Dec 10, 2014

Vote on Rays stadium deal is delayed a week

ST. PETERSBURG — The City Council has delayed its meeting on the Tampa Bay Rays stadium issue for a week, Mayor Rick Kriseman's chief of staff Kevin King told the Tampa Bay Times.
Tampa Tribune Dec 10, 2014

Hillsborough's next step: Choosing Rays stadium site

Which potential Hillsborough County site would be most attractive for a Rays stadium? That's a question Hillsborough negotators may soon need to start exploring.
Tampa Bay Times Dec 9, 2014

Rays drawing some interest in Wil Myers

SAN DIEGO — Matt Joyce is the outfielder the Rays are most likely to trade.

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