Season Preview 2012
Rodney has not exactly been the model of excellence over the past four sesasons with an ERA of 4.46, FIP of 4.34, and xFIP of 4.47, all of which are below the league average over those four seasons. So what do the Rays see in him?
2012 Season Previews: J.P. Howell & The Return Of The Dude
Jeff Keppinger and Elliot Johnson may not exactly be platoon partners but we could see the two interchanging for each other during the season.
2012 Season Preview of David Price and James Shields.
Jeff Niemann comes into the 2012 season actually having to fight to hold onto his spot in the starting rotation as the Rays have more starting pitching depth than at any other time in history of the organization. The former fourth overall draft pick has shown many things in his first three seasons as a starting pitching, but he has not shown much durability. What can be expected from NIemann in 2012?
From 2010-2011 Peralta's wFB is +24 and his wFB/C is +2.47, good for the second best mark in all of baseball.
2012 Season Preview: Burke Badenhop - Rays Designated Worm Burner