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Grant Balfour’s Demotion Had To Be Done

In a season where everything has seemingly gone wrong, the Tampa Bay Rays got it right on Monday. Skipper Joe Maddon held a closed-door meeting with Grant Balfour yesterday and informed him that he is […]

98.7 The Fan–06/10/2014

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(AUDIO) If The Rays Have To Make Moves, Who Could They Trade Away

This season for the Tampa Bay Rays has not gone as planned. The team has faced injuries to stars such as Alex Cobb and Matt Moore, and the offense has had a season long drought […]

98.7 The Fan–05/21/2014

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(POLL) Who Does The Rays Problem Rest On Most

As it stands right now, the Tampa Bay Rays are 19-26 and show no signs of coming out of their funk. The strengths of this team in the past, starting pitching, timely hitting, and free […]

98.7 The Fan–05/19/2014

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Escobar And Rays Agree On 2-year Extension

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Shortstop Yunel Escobar and the Tampa Bay Rays have agreed to a two-year contract extension covering 2015 and 2016 worth a guaranteed $13 million. The deal announced Saturday also includes […]

98.7 The Fan–04/05/2014

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Chris Archer, Rays Agree To 8-Year Contract

ST. PETERSBURG, FL– The Rays have locked up Chris Archer for their long-term future. On Wednesday the Rays announced they agreed to a eight-year contract with the 25 year-old right hander, six years guaranteed. The […]

98.7 The Fan–04/02/2014

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(AUDIO) James Shields Joins Fan Interference

Former Rays starting pitcher James Shields joined Fan Interference to talk about his off-season along with his induction into the Ted Williams Museum. Shields was missed this year, and he talked this year about his […]

98.7 The Fan–01/23/2014

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(AUDIO) Alex Cobb Confident David Price Could Stay A Ray

From the Tampa Bay Rays, Alex Cobb joined Fan Interference today to talk about his off season. Alex talked about the talk about David Price and Alex feels confident that Daivd Price could remain with […]

98.7 The Fan–01/09/2014

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(AUDIO) Rays Andrew Friedman Talks Risks with Longoria Deal

Rays Executive Vice President of Baseball Operations Andrew Friedman joined “Gary and The Commish” on Tuesday to discuss the extension just signed by Evan Longoria for 6 years and $100 million. Friedman said that this […]

98.7 The Fan–11/27/2012

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Rays Re-Sign P Joel Peralta

RAYS RE-SIGN JOEL PERALTA TO TWO-YEAR CONTRACT ST. PETERSBURG, FL—The Tampa Bay Rays have re-signed right-handed relief pitcher Joel Peralta to a two-year major league contract. The contract includes club options for 2015-17. “We love […]

11/20/2012

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Rays Top Offseason Priority: Consistent Offense

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Frustrating, yet also gratifying. The Tampa Bay Rays don’t have to dig very deep to determine what went wrong in a season that ended much earlier than manager Joe Maddon […]

CBS Tampa–10/05/2012

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