James Shields returned to the mound at Tropicana Field for the first time since being dealt to the Royals and cooled the Rays bats in Royals 6-0 victory.
Mike Montgomery is beginning to realize the potential many had seen in him prior to the Rays acquiring him as part of the package for James Shields prior to the 2013 season.
Here's an early look at some of the top available free agents this coming winter.
Trades are a big deal for the Rays. Having a majors-high 15 players among their 25-man opening day roster acquired that way illustrates what seems obvious: Their chance for success depends on making good deals. Some have been big
Season Of Promise Ends With Award For Rays Rookie Heading into last offseason there were rumors that James Shields would be traded and one of the teams immediately linked as the prime player in the deal Wil Myers. After
Chris Archer Complete Game Shutout Leads Rays Past Astros 5-0
The last time I wrote about Wil Myers was in early May (link here) and he was struggling to find his power, striking out too much, and couldn’t hit right handed pitchers. He continued to struggle through mid-May but
Rays fans who did not like this trade, would you trade Evan Longoria to get James Shields back...prob not!
The Rays made moves during the Winter Meetings but the moves they did not make draw the most buzz.