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  1. Detroit Tigers Should Trade for Matt MooreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 19 | Motor City Bengals

    ... ERA and 143 punch outs in only 150.1 innings of action. The pitcher finished ninth in Cy Young voting ahead of James Shields and earned a place at the All Star Game. Moore seemed to be turning a corner and was tabbed as Tampa Bay's future ace thanks ...


  2. Joe Maddon has turned lovable losers into lovable winnersRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 17 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... great manager, and the proof's in the past. With Tampa Bay, he developed young stars such as Evan Longoria and James Shields and led the cash-strapped Rays to five 90-plus-win seasons in nine years, including four playoff appearances and one ...


  3. Tampa Bay Rays make clear win-now move with Mariners dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 11 | DRays Bay

    ... two and then uses the excess to acquire young talent that will help the club down the road. We saw it in the James Shields trade, where the club acquired Wil Myers, Jake Odorizzi and Patrick Leonard, all pieces not yet big league ready. We saw it ...


  4. Chicago Cubs: How will this off-season compare to last year?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 9 | Cubbies Crib

    ... control for at least six-to-seven years, allowing him to mold them into future All-Stars such as David Price , James Shields , Scott Kazmir , and Evan Longoria while in Tampa Bay with the Rays. The difference between the time he had spent in Tampa ...


  5. Miami Marlins Season Review: Henderson AlvarezRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 9 | Marlin Maniac

    ... of the season, as he battled back from Tommy John surgery. Yet, when they had an opportunity to jump into the James Shields sweepstakes, the Marlins held back and decided to wait, costing them a chance to sign the former Tampa Bay Ray and Kansas ...


  6. Padres may look to trade James Shields, could Tigers be interested?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 9 | Bless You Boys

    One of the curses of playing for a small-market team like the Tampa Bay Rays is the constant trade rumors swirling around the team's star players. For instance, James Shields was the subject of rumor after rumor for nearly half a decade in Tampa, culminating in his long stay on the free agent market last offseason.


  7. Eddie Butler could be the next Wade DavisRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 6 | Purple Row

    ... 11.1 hitters per nine innings in his first full season as a reliever. Davis joined the Royals as part of the James Shields trade. He returned to the starting rotation for the 2013 season, his first with Kansas City, and it did not go well. In 24 ...


  8. The Royals Are A Sabermetrics TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 2 | The Hardball Times

    ... Numerous reasons exist for why Kansas City has developed such a reputation. The polarizing Wil Myers - James Shields trade (which, funny enough, worked out better for the Royals) spawned not only a bevy of hot takes, but also a tendency to dismiss ...


  9. Frank Thomas prefers to see Gabe Kapler in front office, not as Dodgers managerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 1 | Los Angeles Times

    ... by All-Star Wade Davis , the setup man last fall and the closer this fall. The Royals acquired Davis and James Shields from the Tampa Bay Rays before the 2013 season for a prospect package headlined by outfielder Wil Myers . Shields spent two ...


  10. Ranking the Rockies: No. 38 Kyle Kendrick didn't live up to anybody's expectationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2015 | Purple Row

    ... home runs Kendrick allowed tie for the most in all of baseball, but he also did it in so few innings pitched. James Shields, the player he tied with, pitched 60 more innings than Kendrick. Kendrick ended up with a 2.09 HR/9 mark. By doing so, he ...


  11. The search for MLB managersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2015 | New York Daily News

    ... State. Things got even worse under Murphy, as a star-powered roster that featured Matt Kemp, Justin Upton and James Shields mustered up a 42-54 record down the stretch. Nevin is an intriguing possibility. As a current Triple-A manager and a former ...


  12. Cubs allow Mets to steal lead on fateful KRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2015 | Chicago Cubs

    ... in the go-ahead run scoring. In Game 2 of the 2011 ALDS game between the Rangers and Rays, Tampa Bay's James Shields struck out David Murphy for what should have been the second out. Murphy, however, reached on a wild pitch and Adrian Beltre scored ...


  13. 3 MLB Teams with the Prospects to Pull off an Offseason Blockbuster TradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2015 | BleacherReport

    ... may need to take a step back and look to trade one or more of their starters from the trio of Tyson Ross, James Shields and Andrew Depending on how far the Reds and Milwaukee Brewers dive into their respective rebuilds, guys like Jay Bruce, Brandon ...


  14. Festival of Reading: Dewayne Staats writes about being the voice of the Tampa Bay RaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... you invite night after night into your living room. Dewayne Staats was here before Evan Longoria. Before James Shields. Before Carl Crawford and before catwalks became a fixture in Tampa Bay's lexicon. His career has spanned parts of five decades ...


  15. Five more reasons the Blue Jays might call this a comebackRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2015 | Bluebird Banter

    ... the Rays had the home field advantage and lost each of the first two games in the dome with David Price and James Shields on the mound. However, they then came back and won both Game 3 and Game 4 in Texas, only to lose Game 5 with Price on the ...


  16. Royals have no plans to adjust approachRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2015 | Kansas City Royals

    ... with fog or smoke machines, and disco lights. The Royals began adhering to the tradition in 2013, when James Shields introduced it. "We've got the smoke machine going, music's blaring, and everybody's dancing up and down and throwing water on each ...


  17. Eventful Game 1 for Odor includes home runRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2015 | Major League Baseball

    ... to be hit by two pitches from the same pitcher in a game since another Texas Ranger, Matt Treanor, took two James Shields pitches in Game 2 of the 2010 AL Division Series, also against the Rays. Just three other players have been hit twice and ...


  18. Price could make Sox change mind about mature pitchersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2015 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... Max Scherzer the Nationals had a much worse season in 2015, that the Padres were looking to get out from under James Shields' contract three months


  19. Friday Game NotesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2015 | DRays Bay

    ... to hit for the cycle, and he did so in the first five innings no less. The Rays eventually won, 13-4. 2012 - James Shields making what is widely believed (and indeed is) to be his last start with the Rays and it turns into one of his best ever. ...


  20. October 2 in Rays history: STFDRead the original story

    Oct 2, 2015 | DRays Bay

    ... the Rays a 1-0 lead. The lead would not last long. After giving up back-to-back singles to start the third, James Shields was doing his best to work out of the jam. But with two outs and runners on second and third, Dewayne Wise hit this frozen rope ...