Rays Principal Owner Stu Sternberg says his greatest expectations for a Rays team were that coming off the 2008 World Series appearance. He is very excited about the 2014 season:
So, how does the front office go from unaffordable figure and not a sustainable number to increasing it by signing Grant Balfour? Stu Sternberg addressed the payroll in today's press conference:
Alex Cobb returns to the mound for the first time since being struck by a line drive off the bat of Eric Hosmer June 15th.