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Tampa Bay Times 12 hours ago
Who and what is missing from Rays camp

Who and what is missing from Rays camp

PORT CHARLOTTE - They'll gather Monday for the first time as the full squad, raving about their new mates, joking among those who are back for more. With all the excitement about what the Rays have gained in terms of talent and opportunity, this is also a spring of loss.
Tampa Bay Times 15 hours ago
Live from Port Charlotte: Yandy Diaz muscles way in to Rays camp

Live from Port Charlotte: Yandy Diaz muscles way in to Rays camp

PORT CHARLOTTE - Infielder Yandy Diaz arrived in Rays camp on Sunday, and made an immediate impression with his well-muscled arms.Diaz, acquired from Cleveland in the Jake Bauers trade, is known as something of a workout fiend, and more than a few players were checking out the
Tampa Bay Times Feb 16, 2019
Rays Tales: Are we really talking this much about the opener?

Rays Tales: Are we really talking this much about the opener?

PORT CHARLOTTE - The biggest surprise of the opening week of spring training is how much talk there has been about the opener.The Rays unveiled the innovative pitching strategy last May and used it in more than 50 games. A half dozen other teams experimented with it in some
Tampa Bay Times Feb 16, 2019
Live from Port Charlotte: First steps for Brandon Lowe, Ji-Man Choi

Live from Port Charlotte: First steps for Brandon Lowe, Ji-Man Choi

PORT CHARLOTTE - Brandon Lowe is already hard at work learning how to play first base.Lowe worked Saturday with new infield coach Rodney Linares, who had him doing a drill with bouncing rubber racquetballs he could catch barehanded. That was a day after special assistant Tom Foley
Tampa Bay Times Feb 16, 2019
Did you hear this one about new Rays pitcher Charlie Morton ...

Did you hear this one about new Rays pitcher Charlie Morton ...

PORT CHARLOTTE -"Everyone,'' Houston manager A.J. Hinch says, "has a Charlie Morton story. They all center around him being selfless and all about others.''Hinch has several from his two years managing Morton, the deep-thinking Renaissance