The trade winds regarding Rays pitching have been blowing all off-season but the breeze intensified last week as rumors swirled about Rays' Jake Odorizzi.
The 2015 Winter Meetings have been dominated by talk of the arms race. The fluid market should continue as teams answer each other arm for arm.
The Tampa Bay Rays set their 40-man roster by adding six players including top prospects Blake Snell and Taylor Guerrieri.
The Tampa Bay Rays have a strong starting rotation and a number of top prospects but lack the veteran depth needed in the even of spring injuries.
The Tampa Bay Rays have 11 arbitration eligible players. How they chose to proceed with the group will be a first step in building the 2016 roster.