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Tampa Bay Rays news and links: Charlie Morton thinks the Rays are contenders

And everyone else believes in Charlie.

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With today being the first day of workouts for pitchers and catchers, we should continue to get a flood of interviews and information on the newest Rays.

Here’s what’s come in so far!

Rays News

  • GM Erik Neander, VP Chaim Bloom, and Manager Kevin Cash held their annual press conference from the spring training boardwalk. The video is below, and you can listen to the 20-min press conference here.

Join us for our annual pre-spring training press conference!

Posted by Tampa Bay Rays on Tuesday, February 12, 2019
  • You can read the Tampa Bay Times five key takeaways from the presser here
  • Juan Toribio honed in on the Rays new starter Charlie Morton:
  • Neil Solondz has the audio from Charlie Morton’s first media scrum of 2019. He sounds impressed with both the Rays facilities and their innovative style (including the opener!):
  • Solondz also has an interview with recently acquired Rays arm Cole Sulser, who joins Tampa Bay from the Indians:

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