An occasional piece focusing on a few small tidbits surrounding the Rays...
Today's edition of Rays Nuggets consists entirely of information culled from Marc Topkin's Sunday column in the St. Petersburg Times.
Among other things, the article also states that...
- Evan Longoria will start the season in the minor leagues, however the team is contractually obligated to start him in major league spring training.
- Shinji Mori's minor league contract pays him $2,500 a month, and he is getting paid $900,000 from his prior contract: $700k in actual salary and $200k for the buyout.
Kazmir insists shoulder is fine [St. Petersburg Times]