10:04 PM EDT, Mon March 30, 2015
Tampa Bay Times 6 hours ago

Rays whittle roster, reassigning Gomes, Teaford, six others

The Rays moved a step closer to settling their final roster Monday by reassigning two of the non-roster pitchers competing for jobs, RHP Brandon Gomes and LHP Everett Teaford, plus six others.
Tampa Bay Times 15 hours ago

For starters, Rays vs. Orioles

UPDATE, 10:03: RHP Alex Cobb (forearm tendinitis) played catch again today and it went well.
Tampa Bay Times Mar 29, 2015

For starters: Rays at Red Sox

UPDATE, 8:53: LHP Drew Smyly (shoulder tendinitis) said he continues to feel better and though his scheduled is set "in pencil" he expects to be back pitching for the Rays sometime in April, and there would have to be a setback for him not to be.
Tampa Tribune Mar 28, 2015

Uneven debut for USF's up-tempo attack at spring game

TAMPA - One touchdown. That might have been the most eye-opening statistic at USF's spring football game Saturday. The Bulls, offensively challenged the past two seasons, unveiled their new up-tempo attack at Corbett Stadium, but it sometimes fell flat. The Green team outpaced the White
Tampa Bay Times Mar 28, 2015

For starters, Rays vs. Red Sox

Having dried out after a soggy and unsatisfying trip to Sarasota for a rain interrupted and then canceled game, the Rays are back at the Charlotte Sports Park today to take on the Red Sox.
Tampa Tribune Mar 27, 2015

USF takes new up-tempo offense for test drive today

TAMPA -- Say goodbye to the plodding, shifting, power-driven philosophy that produced very little, except frustration. Say hello to what looks like a fast break on turf. After an offseason of change with the University of South Florida's football program, the new-look Bulls offense
Tampa Bay Times Mar 27, 2015

Naimoli to throw out first pitch at Rays opener

The Rays are making an unexpected nod to their past in picking previous team owner Vince Naimoli to throw out the first pitch prior to the April 6 season opener.
Tampa Bay Times Mar 27, 2015

For starters, Rays at Orioles, weather permitting

UPDATE, 9:45: Some morning notes from Rays camp: * Manager Kevin Cash said Jake Odorizzi and Nathan Karns will start Games 2 and 3 of the season, but they have yet to determine the order, which will be based on matchups going forward. UPDATE, 9:45: Some morning notes from Rays camp:
Tampa Bay Times Mar 26, 2015

Four more cuts: Belisario, Bellatti, Stowell, Velez

The Rays continue to further whittle their spring roster, cutting the number to 44 by reassigning veteran RHP Ronald Belisario, prospect RHP Andrew Bellatti, RHP Bryce Stowell and INF Eugenio Velez.
Tampa Bay Times Mar 26, 2015

Forsythe eager for early opportunity at second base

Rays infielder Logan Forsythe can fill a number of part-time roles as needed, but he'll open the season getting most of the work at second base as Nick Franklin is likely out at least a month with an oblique injury.
Tampa Bay Times Mar 26, 2015

For starters: Rays vs. Yankees

The Rays are back at the Charlotte Sports Park today to face the Yankees, and will trot out a series of relievers so they can pitch against the starting hitters. RHP Kevin Jepsen will be the first of several relievers scheduled to pitch, followed by Ernesto Frieri, Brad Boxberger, Jordan Norberto and Kirby Yates.
Tampa Tribune Mar 25, 2015

Bulls Beat: PG Collins part of USF hoops history

TAMPA - He should have received a standing ovation, the chance to linger at the Sun Dome's mid-court while hearing the cheers and love. He deserved a rousing Senior Night send-off. Instead, men's basketball point guard Anthony Collins, No. 2 all-time in career assists, will
Tampa Bay Times Mar 25, 2015

Evan Longoria featured in national New Balance ad campaign

Rays 3B Evan Longoria is featured in a national ad campaign for New Balance's new Fresh Foam Zante shoe line, appearing with track standout Emma Coburn and ESPN SportsCenter/radio host Scott Van Pelt. The storyline in the video is that Longoria and Coburn take a break from their training to get trained by Van Pelt in doing his job - and it's …
Tampa Bay Times Mar 25, 2015

For starters: Rays at Twins, for the last time

UPDATE, 10:23: RHP Alex Cobb (forearm tendinitis) said his visit with Dr. Koco Eaton went well and expects to resume throwing in the next few days: "The pain is pretty much gone today. I can't even make it hurt.'' Twins lineup:
Tampa Bay Times Mar 24, 2015

Off-day report:: Karns sharp, Franklin officially out for opener

Projected No. 3 starter RHP Nathan Karns made the best working on the Rays' off-day, throwing 29 pitches over two innings in a Class A minor-league game.

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