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December 17, 2008
The Tampa Bay Rays did not tender Jonny Gomes on Friday night, likely ending his days in the organization.
December 12, 2008
In the first post in a two-part series focusing on the top hitting prospects in the Rays' system, here are profiles on six of the most promising Tampa Bay position player prospects.
November 30, 2008
ESPN.com Page 2 columnist Jonah Keri recently answered several questions about the Tampa Bay Rays in an email exchange with Scout writer Tyler Hissey.
November 21, 2008
As most people would agree, handing out awards at the end of the season is an inexact science. The arguments on both sides, though, make this such an interesting topic of debate. Here are my picks for the MLB Awards.
November 10, 2008
Carlos Pena on Thursday was selected as the Rawlings Gold Glove Award winner at first base in the American League. Pena, a first-time selection, posted a .998 fielding percentage in 1,099 chances. In John Dewan's plus/minus rating system—perhaps the most effective metric used to evaluate defensive value—he also rated out fifth in the majors at the position, and second his league, with a +14.
November 6, 2008
The oddsmakers in Las Vegas have it right: the Rays are the easy favorite to win the World Series, says Tyler Hissey
October 21, 2008
The Tampa Bay Rays are headed to the ALCS. Backed by B.J. Upton's two homers and the continued excellence of the bullpen, the Rays are only four victories away from the World Series.
October 7, 2008