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Rays prospects and minor leagues: Wilcox returns to game action

Rays prospects and minor leagues: Wilcox returns to game action

Photo by Joe Robbins/Icon Sportswire via After undergoing Tommy John surgery last September, one of the Rays’ top pitching prospects is back on the mound. In addition to Cole Wilcox’s appearances in the Florida Complex League, the pro debuts have been beginning. All three second rounders — Brock Jones, Chandler Simpson, and Ryan Cermak have gotten in games. The FCL season ends next week. Triple-A Durham Bulls (62-49, 1st out of 10) Durham rallies for series-opening winBulls hold off Jumbo ShrimpDurham edged by JacksonvilleBulls win behind Bulls’ 5 scoreless...
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Rays 4, Yankees 0: Dominant Pitching Continues

Rays 4, Yankees 0: Dominant Pitching Continues

Photo by Sarah Stier/ Tampa Bay Rays pitchers combine to shutout the New York Yankees. How do the Tampa Bay Rays follow an almost perfect game? By shutting out the New York Yankees in Yankee Stadium for the first time since 2013 apparently. The first inning set the tone for pitching ruling the day. Gerrit Cole only needed seven pitches to get through the first inning facing the minimum three Rays hitters. Rays Opener Jalen Beeks responded by only needing six pitches in the bottom of the first thanks in part to the Yankees swinging at all of his pitches. Beeks finished...
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GDT: The Rays are a cure for what ails ya

GDT: The Rays are a cure for what ails ya

Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports In need of a team to beat? Slumping after national media told you that you were the best team since 1999? Why not trying facing...the Tampa Bay Rays? Go Rays!Go Ray
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Roundtable: Three injured Rays return soon. Does that create a roster problem?

Roundtable: Three injured Rays return soon. Does that create a roster problem?

Wander Franco #5 of the Tampa Bay Rays celebrates his home run with Harold Ramirez #43 in the sixth inning against the Toronto Blue Jays during game one of a doubleheader at the Rogers Centre on July 2, 2022 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. | Photo by Mark Blinch/ Franco, Margot and Ramirez could all return in the next week. According to this afternoon’s report from Neil Solondz at Rays Radio, the Tampa Bay Rays are close to returning three key players to the 2022 roster: On the rehab front, Harold Ramirez played his first game for Durham yesterday, and was 2-for-4 with...
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Rays Series Preview: Slumping Yankees?

Rays Series Preview: Slumping Yankees?

Anthony Rizzo | Photo by Cole Burston/ The division leaders have struggled, compared to their own high standard for 2022. The Tampa Bay Rays are coming off a big series victory against the Baltimore Orioles. The Rays locked in the head to head tiebreaker while also keeping themselves ahead of the Orioles in the wild card standings. I couldn’t have imagined typing those words in 2022, but here we are. There are eight teams playing for four American League playoff spots with the Houston Astros and New York Yankees 10.0 plus game leads in their division as we near...