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Rookie/Prospect Card Six Pack #40

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Jeff Niemann a Perfect Fit in Baltimore

It was reported yesterday that the Baltimore Orioles were discussing contracts with pitchers Joe Saunders and Chris Capuano. However, there’s another veteran on the market that could be a perfect match for the O’s. 396 more words


Minnesota Twins: Potential Discount Pitching Options

Despite having a lineup that contained the likes of Joe Mauer, Josh Willingham, Brian Dozier and for a time, Justin Morneau, the Minnesota Twins managed to finish the 2013 season a 66-96 record, good for fourth place in the AL Central. 714 more words


Tampa Bay Rays' Biggest Winners and Losers in the First Half of the Season

As the first half of the 2013 MLB season nears an end, let’s look back at what went right and what went wrong for the Tampa Bay Rays after almost three months of baseball. 642 more words

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Rays' bats remain quiet against Rangers

After last night’s game that ended on a controversial call, Tampa Bay Rays fans expected the Rays coming in tonight’s game full of anger and ready to make the Texas Rangers suffer. 808 more words


Roberto Hernandez Wins Rotation Battle

The decision for the fifth starter in the Rays’ rotation is finally in. Roberto Hernandez will join Tampa Bay’s starting five and Jeff Niemann will start the season in the bullpen. 408 more words

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Hernandez named starter; rotation set

Roberto Hernandez will fill the empty spot in the Tampa Bay rotation and Jeff Niemann will become a long reliever, the Rays announced Friday.

Maddon said the choice came down to Neimann’s arm strength; he strained his rotator cuff at the end of last season and has had lower velocity this spring than he had in the past. 266 more words