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  1. Will Vragovic | TimesRays' Kevin Kiermaier embracing visibility, marketing opportunitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    55 min ago | St. Petersburg Times

    Kevin Kiermaier was boarding a flight in Tampa, filing back to the coach seats he booked late heading to a New Year's Eve get-together in Utah with current and ex-Rays teammates and their significant others, when he heard someone calling his name from the first-class cabin. "I just turned around and this man and his wife were signaling to me and saying, 'Hey, please, will you switch seats with us?' " Kiermaier said.

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  2. Rays' Longoria unenthused about proposals to speed up gameRead the original story w/Photo

    59 min ago | St. Petersburg Times

    Tampa Bay Rays relief pitcher Enny Romero after the top of the ninth inning of the game between the Baltimore Orioles and the Tampa Bay Rays in Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Fla. on Monday, Sept.

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  3. Dodgers notes: Clayton Kershaw's back holds up fine after his brief spring training outingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Wave

    ... he's got a DNA of getting on base," Roberts said of Forsythe, who had a .333 on-base percentage as the Tampa Bay Rays' primary leadoff hitter last season. "I've known Logan for a long time and vs. right, vs. left he conducts an at-bat, he gets on ...

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  4. 3 takeaways from Rays 7-2 loss to PiratesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    Kiermaier could barely contain his excitement over reporting to camp, and he was in full hustle mode in his Saturday debut, trying, albeit unsuccessfully, to get to second when a blooper dropped in and covering lots of ground in the outfield. "KK was flying all around the outfield,'' manager Kevin Cash said.

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  5. Rays' 2017 playoff chances may ultimately come down to random chanceRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | DRays Bay

    The baseball season comes down to series of weighted coin flips. It might seem overly simplistic, but over a season the good teams win around 60 percent of their games , while the bad teams win around 40 percent of their games, a 64.8 win pace.

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  6. Over back injury, De Leon eager for game actionRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Tampa Bay Devil Rays

    Jose De Leon has not yet pitched in a game for the Rays this spring, but the right-hander -- acquired from the Dodgers in the Logan Forsythe trade -- isn't worried. "I missed my first bullpen [session] because my back was a little tight," De Leon said.

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  7. Logan Forsythe leads off, Franklin Gutierrez at DH in Dodgers spring training openerRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | True Blue LA

    The Dodgers open their Cactus League schedule on Saturday afternoon against the White Sox, and the first lineup of spring training will start with newcomer Logan Forsythe in the leadoff spot. Forsythe bats first and plays second for the Dodgers, the same position in the batting order he occupied in all 125 of his starts in 2016 for the Rays.

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  8. 2017 DRaysBay Community Prospect No. 30Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | DRays Bay

    We've reached the last poll, or so I thought. We usually do stop at 30, but with the depth in the system, there seems to be some interest in continuing.

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  9. Rays journal: Chris Archer adamant WBC won't affect preparationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | St. Petersburg Times

    Can RHP Chris Archer pitch in the World Baseball Classic and prepare as usual for the start of the season? He insists he can, heading into today's spring debut confident that while his routine won't be normal, the process won't be that different. "Honestly, no," he said.

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  10. Rays report: Home opener today vs. PiratesRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    After opening the spring slate with a 3-1 win over the Twins on Friday in Fort Myers, the Rays play their home opener at the Charlotte Sports Park today against the Pirates at 1:05. RHP David Carpenter, a big-league veteran in camp on a minor-league deal, will start for the Rays; RHP Josh Lindblom for the Pirates.

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  11. Cubs closer Wade Davis reunited with ex-Rays manager Joe MaddonRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    In this April 10, 2016, file photo, then-Kansas City Royals relief pitcher Wade Davis throws during a baseball game against the Minnesota Twins at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo. Wade Davis was a promising starting pitcher when he made his major league debut for Joe Maddon and the Tampa Bay Rays almost eight years ago.

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  12. Tim Beckham, Austin Pruitt help Rays get off to strong start in spring trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Sports Media 101

    Rays 101 provides 24/7 obsessive sports coverage of the Tampa Bay Rays as a part of Sports Media 101 . For news, op/ed, game reviews, team updates and even rumors you will find all of it on Rays 101.

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  13. Tampa Bay Rays: Let the 25-man Roster Battles BeginRead the original story

    Yesterday | Sports Media 101

    Rays 101 provides 24/7 obsessive sports coverage of the Tampa Bay Rays as a part of Sports Media 101 . For news, op/ed, game reviews, team updates and even rumors you will find all of it on Rays 101.

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  14. Rays journal: Infielders learning new positions this springRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | St. Petersburg Times

    The Rays could have three infielders playing in different positions this season, with Matt Duffy moving to shortstop, Brad Miller to second base and Rickie Weeks to first. Duffy played short coming up before the Giants slid him to third in 2015, and Miller played 37 games at second with Seattle in 2013-15 before splitting '16 between shortstop and first.

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  15. Gibson, Park stand out in Twins' openerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Minnesota Twins

    Shortstop Tim Beckham , competing for a utility role, doubled and tripled to help lead the Rays to a 3-1 win over the Twins in the Grapefruit League opener for both teams Friday night at Hammond Stadium. Byungho Park paced the offense for Minnesota, going 2-for-2 with a double off the right-field wall.

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  16. Gibson's new routine pays early dividendsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Minnesota Twins

    Right-hander Kyle Gibson , who drastically changed his workout routine this offseason to improve his delivery, came away pleased with how everything felt in his Grapefruit League debut in the Twins' opener against the Rays on Friday night at Hammond Stadium. Gibson looked sharp, hitting 94 mph with his fastball multiple times as he tossed 1 2/3 scoreless innings with two strikeouts, throwing 22 of his 29 pitches for strikes.

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  17. Stanek has few fastball peersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Tampa Bay Devil Rays

    Jaime Schultz found himself holding the radar gun and charting pitches last summer because he would be starting Triple-A Durham's game the following night. That's when something caught his eye.

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  18. Robertson looks to be Rays' next utility studRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Major League Baseball

    "Positional flexibility" is a popular phrase around Rays camp. It has been ever since Joe Maddon arrived to manage the team prior to the 2006 season.

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  19. Tampa Bay Rays: New Faces for 2017Read the original story

    Yesterday | Sports Media 101

    Rays 101 provides 24/7 obsessive sports coverage of the Tampa Bay Rays as a part of Sports Media 101 . For news, op/ed, game reviews, team updates and even rumors you will find all of it on Rays 101.

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  20. Play ball! Twins play first spring training gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Star Tribune

    Grapefruit League play got underway as the Twins hosted the Tampa Bay Rays at the CenturyLink Sports Complex in Fort Myers, Florida on Friday, Feb. 22, 2017. Gallery: Phyllis Stasiowski posed with T.C., the Twins mascot, as her huband, Gene, took a photo Friday night.

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