Mar 28, 2017
NFL owners will vote today on a proposal that would limit overtime during the preseason and regular season to 10 minutes.
Mar 27, 2017
GM will take a chance on a player — after extensive research.
PHOENIX — NFL owners approved the Oakland Raiders' move to Las Vegas at the league meetings on Monday.
TAMPA — None of these developments may turn out to be serious, but they still weren't good for the Rays on Sunday as they head into the final week of prep before the season opener:
PORT CHARLOTTE — Every morning, catcher Jesus Sucre sits at his locker inside the Rays' spring training clubhouse and dodges pingpong balls slammed off the pingpong table that fills that end of the room. He smiles.
Mar 25, 2017
TAMPA — You don't see too many ties in the NFL anymore, except for the ones worn by the suits in the league office.
Still, there are some holes to fill before opening day.
PORT CHARLOTTE — C Derek Norris joined the Rays on Saturday, eager for the opportunity to play regularly and regain his All-Star form after a rough 2016.
PORT CHARLOTTE — It was a busy week in Rays land with business intertwining with baseball, from CF Kevin Kiermaier signing his long-term contract, to Team USA telling Chris Archer to stay home for the final, to principal owner Stuart Sternberg admitting several top stadium sites were unavailable, to free agent …
Today: at Yankees, 1:05 Steinbrenner Field, corner of Dale Mabry Highway and MLK Boulevard, Tampa Radio: 620-AM
BRADENTON — The Rays are adding a new frontline catcher in signing free agent Derek Norris, the Tampa Bay Times has learned.
Today: vs. Red Sox (ss), 1:05
PORT CHARLOTTE — He was in eighth grade and his grandmother was dying. Arlene Snell told her grandson that she believed he could be a pitcher in the major leagues.
PORT CHARLOTTE —- Rays principal owner Stu Sternberg made a spring training appearance Thursday before his club played the Yankees.