Delaney and Wade Sent to Minors, Rays Bullpen All But Final

This just in from Marc Topkin:

#Rays cut two more today, sending down RHPs Rob Delaney and Cory Wade

With these final two demotions, the Rays' Opening Day bullpen is all but final. Here's what we're looking at:

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All projections are Marcel projections. And if you don't know what FIP is, read this.

That's nothing mind-blowing, but it's also far from the deathtrap that people seem to be expecting. Many of these pitchers have a chance to outperform their projections depending upon health and circumstance, especially Juan Cruz, and the worst member of the bullpen will likely be gone when J.P Howell comes back (hopefully) about a month into the season.

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