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Alexei Ramirez Can Take Credit for the Donut and Mayo Sandwich

As a former chubby guy who is now in good shape but still enjoys gorging himself on super fat foods whenever possible, I can confidently say… 151 more words


Moving forward, with resolve


“So what? Next pitch.”

That affirmation, popularized by sports psychologists like Ken Ravizza and Brian Cain, was scribbled on the Chicago Cubs’ locker white board at Jacobs Field as they prepared to play the Cleveland Indians in the historic seventh game of the World Series last fall. 2,690 more words


Free Agency Rankings - SS

  1. Ian Desmond (CF)
  2. Alexei Ramirez
  3. Erick Aybar

I know, Ian Desmond can play center field and it sounds like he may stay there forever. I’m not convinced. 298 more words


Now, the Real Work Begins

Now that the postseason is complete, the hard part begins for the Rays. That is, making the decisions needed toward being more successful in the short and the long-term.   247 more words

After a great 2015 season which saw Joe Panik make the All-Star team, the Giants’ second baseman and former first-round pick has had a relatively dismal year at the plate in 2016.

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Rays Remove Four From 40-Man Roster

The Rays began some of their off-season work on Friday, as four players cleared waivers and were outrighted off the 40-man roster.  The four players that were removed were LHP Dana Eveland and Justin Marks, as well as OF Jaff Decker and INF Juniel Querecuto. 282 more words

Game 162: Rays at Texas Rangers - Pregame News and Notes

Updated 1:45 p.m. After a 4-1 win over the best team in the American League on Saturday, the Rays will look to close the 2016 season today with a series win over the Texas Rangers.   449 more words