PORT CHARLOTTE Tonight is the start of something as the Rays play the first of 34 games to get ready for the 162 they will battle through for the chance to win the final 11 — or, if they're a wild card, 12 — postseason games needed to finish the year as champions.
PORT CHARLOTTE — OF Colby Rasmus is facing his first hairy situation with the Rays because of his scraggly chin beard.
Spring training is officially underway and games (kind of) have begun. Across the world of the Internet, we are blessed with amazing news, photos, and fun little tidbits to get us excited for Opening D
The dish: Rays at Twins
The designated hitter has been around for more than 40 years. Still, it remains one of the more hotly debated topics in baseball.
Bull Durham vs Moneyball! Field of Dreams vs The Sandlot!
The Rays take on the Twins Friday night
Last season, Curt Casali was the Tampa Bay Rays primary catcher. This year, he may be in the middle of his last chance to prove he is more than a backup.
With arbitration settled, it's time to get the odometer churning!
PORT CHARLOTTE — Some of the decisions the Rays made during a busy offseason definitely can be debated, headlined by why they traded Logan Forsythe and added to most recently by why they didn't spend more to sign free agent Matt Wieters.