- John Romano of the Tampa Bay Times tells Rays fans to have patience, and that the Rays probably have something up their sleeve for January . $$
- You can’t spell Gaston without Gas.
Rays RHP Sandy Gaston’s separation and release mechanics. Gaston was one of the prized IFA pitchers from the 2018 class and signed with Tampa Bay for $2.61M. In 27IP this season, the power pitcher struck out 31 batters while allowing 27 walks. pic.twitter.com/ubq1z5GFQw— tyler j. spicer (@tylerjspicer) January 3, 2020
- Alyson Footer at MLB.com has new power rankings out. The Rays are 5th.
- Old friend Asdrubal Cabrera resigned with the Nats.
- Matt Swartz at MLB Trade Rumors has an arbitration breakdown.
- Chris Davis’s contract continues to be not nice for the O’s.
We're about to head into Year 5 of Chris Davis' 7-Year deal with the #Orioles. He is still owed $69,000,000.— Dan (@DanClarkSports) January 5, 2020
Through the first four years of his contract:
- 518 Games
- .198 AVG
- .679 OPS
- 92 HR
- 230 RBI
- 745 Ks