Alex Colome is on his way to Port Charlotte after being delayed in the Dominican Republic due to VISA issues. He will be in competition for at least on spot in the Rays rotation.
Nate Karns worked three solid innings allowing two runs (one earned) against the Yankees probably opening day lineup.
Alex Cobb made his Grapefruit League debut tossing two scoreless innings against the Pittsburgh Pirates on Saturday. He says he is working on setting hitters up and getting outs.
Alex Cobb's springs adventure with Oscar the Dog ends with an adoption. Cobb and his fiance are happy as is Cobb's dog Axel who now has a buddy.
The Tampa Bay Lightning won for only the second time this season when trailing after two periods defeating the Dallas Stars 5-4
Tampa Bay Rays Jake Odorizzi is secure with a rotation spot for the first time in his professional career and plans on working toward his first start.
The Tampa Bay Rays opened the Kevin Cash era with a 3-2 loss to Buck Showalter and the Baltimore Orioles.
The Tampa Bay Rays have reportedly agreed to a minor league deal with right handed reliever Jim Miller.
Nate Karns will open both the Grapefruit League and the competition for the fifth spot in the Rays rotation this Thursday against the Orioles.
The Tampa Bay Rays have moved starting pitcher MIke Montgomery from a starters role to the bullpen for the 2015 season.