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.
Former Rays reliever Grant Balfour has reportedly signed a contract with the Baltimore Orioles.
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
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.
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
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
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.
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.
The Rays remained quiet through the second afternoon of the winter meetings but Andrew Friedman took a few moments to answer the medias questions.
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.