Home MLB MLB News Poll: Was It Right for Maddon to Demote Balfour? Poll: Was It Right for Maddon to Demote Balfour? By Sports Talk Florida - June 9, 2014 Share on Facebook Tweet on Twitter Tampa Bay Rays’ manager Joe Maddon demoted closer Grant Balfour after having a recent dry spell. [poll id=”202″] RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Abbott To NFL: Don’t Mess With Texas UCF Looks to Finish Strong before Tournament Play Marlon Mack Finds Himself Among A Great Group Of RB At The Combine Major League Baseball May Back Sports Gambling? USF Women’s Basketball Losing Momentum When They Need It Most Does The U. S. Need A Secretary Of Sports?