In just over two weeks, pitchers and catchers will finally report to spring training, mercifully ending this lull of an off-season.
The Tampa Bay Rays have been extremely quiet since their trade of Evan Longoria on December 20th, without making a major league transaction since that deal became official.
RHP Forrest Snow (calls his change-up, the ‘Snow Flake’)
RHP Ryan Weber
C Johnny Monell
- The Milwaukee Brewers turned themselves into major contenders over the weekend as they unloaded several top prospects to the Miami Marlins to acquire OF Christian Yelich
- Not satisfied with just landing Yelich, the Brewers also went out and signed OF Lorenzo Cain to a five year deal
- The Detroit Tigers made a very subtle change to their logo...people don’t like it
- With the Rays infield situation a question mark, Jake Bauers is looking to win the starting first base job
- MLB Pipeline release their top 100 prospect list on Saturday night, with six Rays making the cut (three in the top 25).
- From Marc Topkin, Chris Archer has been practicing Muay Thai this off-season. Also in the post, Justin O’Conner signed with the Giants and tidbits on several other Rays matters
- The headliner of the 2018 Hall of Fame class, Chipper Jones, believes Fred McGriff needs to be in the Hall of Fame