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Hudson Valley Renegades: 4th Overall Pick, Brendan McKay Heads to HV

The No. 4 overall pick in this year's MLB Draft, Brendan McKay, will be making his professional debut with the Hudson Valley Renegades. The 21-year-old out of the University of Lousiville just signed a record-setting $7,007,500 bonus with the Tampa Bay Rays. McKay was one of the best college players in recent history during his time at UofL, and many scouts considered him the best college player in this year's Draft.
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Tampa Bay Rays: Jacob Faria Dazzles In MLB Debut

[caption id="attachment_96162" align="alignnone" width="518"] Jun 7, 2017; St. Petersburg, FL, USA; Tampa Bay Rays starting pitcher Jacob Faria (34) throws a pitch during the first inning against the Chicago White Sox at Tropicana Field. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports[/caption] Riding a season-high four game losing skid, the Tampa Bay Rays needed something big to snap out of this funk. Enter Jacob Faria. The 23-year old righty was brought up
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Tampa Bay Rays: What’s Wrong With Kevin Kiermaier?

The Tampa Bay Rays took a leap of faith this past offseason, rewarding centerfielder Kevin Kiermaier with a long-term contract. One that until then was only reserved for third basemen, Evan Longoria. It was intended to be a smart investment by both parties. Two gold gloves and a platinum glove in his first few big league seasons. A respectable .253 average in under 1500 at-bats. Still could be, as a
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Tampa Bay Rays: 3 Players To Watch In Spring Training

The Tampa Bay Rays enter the 2017 season with a mix of veterans and new faces. For them, the focus is on improving upon a dreadful 2016 season. Competing with big spenders like the Boston Red Sox means a division win might not be in the cards. That shouldn't be their main focus though. Spring training has begun, with players getting a chance to prove themselves once again. With games
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Tampa Bay Rays: 3 Players In Need Of A Bounceback Year

For the Tampa Bay Rays, 2016 was a season to forget. Plagued by injuries and inconsistent play throughout the lineup, their 68-94 finish was reminiscent of the old 'Devil Rays' days. The last place finish in the already difficult American League East was so far back (16 games to be exact) of the fourth-place New York Yankees that one would need a magnifying glass to see that far down in
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David Price: The Best, the Tested, the Only Option for Boston

Baseball history was made when David Price put pen to paper, signing a seven year agreement worth a whopping $217MM. That’s a $31MM average annual salary, officially making Price the highest paid pitcher of all-time. But given the recent emphasis on having an ace atop a rotation, that cost may become the new norm. We’ll see it in action when Greinke eventually signs a deal similar in average annual salary
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Tampa Bay Rays: Chris Archer Standing Tall Amongst MLB Elite

It has been a long road for Chris Archer in becoming one of baseball's prime pitchers. Now the unquestioned ace of the Tampa Bay Rays, the 26-year-old is having the best year of his young career, one that may even be CY Young worthy. This 2015 campaign has been Archer's coming out party. He has positioned himself in the top-10 amongst all MLB pitchers with a 2.00 ERA, and is
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2013 MLB Winter Meetings : Could The Indians Make a Bold Move and Trade For David Price?

[caption id="attachment_19361" align="alignnone" width="400"] Tampa Bay Rays Starting Pitcher David Price could be dealt to the Cleveland Indians. (October 4, 2013 - Source: Jared Wickerham/Getty Images North America)[/caption]   Tampa Bay Rays Starting Pitcher David Price will be on the move.  There are several possible destinations for Price but a trade is looming at the Winter Meetings which start tonight at 9 P.M. Eastern Time. The Cleveland Indians are definitely
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2014 MLB Free Agency: Rays P David Price Will He Stay Or Go?

Will David Price  stay with the Tampa Bay Rays that is the biggest question heading into the off-season? Now that the season is over for him there's been plenty of speculation that there are teams with heavy interest for one of the best left-handed starters in baseball. It's obvious the Rays organization doesn't have the deep pockets of Boston or New York in the American League East. Making it interesting to figure out