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Tampa Bay Rays News and Links: Chris Archer Turns a Corner

Chris Archer went eight strong innings, he made a couple of mistakes, but still a massive improvement

New York Yankees v Tampa Bay Rays Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images

Rays Links:

- Brandon Guyer gets hit by a lot of pitches, but doesn't wear too much protective padding at the plate...this may soon be changing.

- The Process Report reviewed the Rays past series with the Miami Marlins

- Kevin Kiermaier may be back sooner than expected as there's now a chance he could be activated right after the all-star break

Around the League:

- The Diamondbacks made several splashy moves during the off-season, but so far they haven't payed off. If they could undo those moves, would they?

- "To be the man, you have to beat the man...and also snag a foul ball

- The biggest story in baseball yesterday was the debut of 19 year old Julio Urias...whose debut was quickly soured as he only lasted three innings

- One of the greatest professional softball players in history, Jennie Finch, will become the first woman to manage a professional baseball team