News and Links
- SBN released their 2017 MLB preview, they project the Rays to take third place in the AL East.
- Our own Darby Robinson joined the ‘Upon Further Review’ podcast to discuss the Rays
- Chris Archer was sharp in his final tuneup of the spring, hurling three scoreless innings. The Rays would lose however, 1-0.
- The Rays have several players who could come away with awards at the end of the season
- Tommy Hunter and Rickie Weeks have made the Opening Day roster
- The Rays completed the Peter Bourjos trade, he is leading off for them in today’s game
- Erasmo Ramirez has the start for the Rays today, as the Rays will have a bullpen day
- The Detroit Tigers are trying to trade Mike Pelfrey, and they’re willing to eat his contract to do so
- The Colorado Rockies signed former Rays catcher, Ryan Hanigan, to a minor league deal
- Greg Maddux liked to pee on Chipper Jones, and other rookies
- Ten of the best promotions that MLB teams will be having throughout the 2017 season. A Noah Syndergaard Thor bobble head is among the top ones.
- Derek Norris’s contract has been reported as the following
derek norris gets 250K for 50, 75, 100 and 125 days on roster in addition to $1.2M salary (plus 250K if traded) #rays— Jon Heyman (@JonHeyman) March 28, 2017
- Finally, MLB Daily Dish is running their annual survey to see how much confidence fanbases have in their front office ***Please take a moment to participate***