Winter Meetings

Winners And Losers Of The 2014 MLB Winter Meetings

Major League Baseball saw a lot of action this year at the Winter Meetings, with many teams going home with new superstars and others left empty-handed.

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Orioles Reportedy Sign Former Rays Reliever Grant Balfour

Former Rays reliever Grant Balfour has reportedly signed a contract with the Baltimore Orioles.

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Joe Maddon & The Link To Front Office

Tampa Bay Rays manager Joe Maddon discusses the linkage between the mangers office and the general managers office. He suggests that in a short few years the tight bond will permeate through all of baseball without exception

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Joe Maddon Enjoys Intellectual Process With Rays

Listen: Tampa Bay Rays manager Joe Maddon doesn't allow the fiscal restraint that the organization has to operate within weigh him down. In fact he seems to enjoy it.

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2013 Winter Meetings Transactions Summary

MONDAY, DECEMBER 9TH Seattle Mariners – Signed free agent OF Willie Bloomquist. TUESDAY, DECEMBER 10TH Arizona Diamondbacks – Acquired 1B Mark Trumbo from the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim; Angels acquired LHP Hector Santiago from the Chicago White Sox

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Scott Boras Once Again Opines On Rays Relocation

Super agent Scott Boras once again opines on the Rays and the Tampa Bay market. Once again he picks Montreal and New Jersey as locations that the Rays should move to --- wait for it -- for the

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Rays Andrew Friedman Discusses Winter Meetings Day Three

Each day at the winter meetings Tampa Bay Rays Executive Vice President of Baseball Operations Andrew Friedman speaks to the media on a myriad of topics.

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Rays Edging Closer To First Base Solution

Andrew Friedman on first base: I wouldn't characterize anything as imminent. I think we’re getting more information that’s helpful in our decision making process.

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Andrew Friedman Discusses Payroll, First Base, & More At Winter Meetings

The Rays remained quiet through the second afternoon of the winter meetings but Andrew Friedman took a few moments to answer the medias questions.

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Rockies Acquire Brett Anderson From Athletics

The Colorado Rockies acquired oft-injured left handed starter Brett Anderson (and cash) from the Oakland Athletics in exchange for once promising lefty Drew Pomeranz and right handed pitching prospect Chris Jensen.