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SAN DIEGO, CA - MAY 14:  The grounds crew covers the field for a rain delay during the first inning of a baseball game between the San Diego Padres and the Washington Nationals at Petco Park May 14, 2015 in San Diego, California.  (Photo by Denis Poroy/Getty Images)

Padres Fans Take Advantage Of Rare Opportunity

By David Heim  Forget Wally World; this summer’s hottest vacation spot is Petco Park. It rarely rains in San Diego to begin with, and it rarely rains enough to put hometown Padres games in jeopardy. But […]

07/20/2015

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Fantasy Baseball All-Star Edition: Which Players Do You Actually Want On Your Team?

Just because someone is an All-Star in the eyes of Major League Baseball doesn’t mean you need or want them on your fantasy baseball roster. In fact, it’s mostly irrelevant to smart fantasy owners. By looking the hitters and pitchers in line for the big honor this week, you can find assets you have that other clueless owners might want in a trade. Think about how to exploit that weakness in your fantasy baseball league this weekend.

07/11/2015

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Now Is The Time To Trade Overachievers For Underachievers In Fantasy Baseball

Most teams have played around 81 games by now, so the baseball season is half over. It’s a good time to assess which players on your team are likely to decline—and thus give you a chance to trade them to a desperate owner that doesn’t know any better. Likewise, you can scour league rosters for those players who have underachieved and smile all the way to October when they have superb second halves.

07/04/2015

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First Week Of The Season Always Means Change For Your MLB Fantasy Roster

Every year, it’s the same story: Fantasy baseball teams scramble in the first week to pick up that hot rookie or replace dud closer who has already gotten the hook from the manager.

04/11/2015

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(PODCAST) Rich Herrera Explains Why Joe Maddon Will Be A Tough Act Top Follow

Rich Herrera thinks the Rays have their work cut out for them when it comes to choosing the right manager. Using analogies from music and movies, Rich explains how it’s hard to hit a home […]

11/25/2014

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(POLL) Who Should Be The Rays Next Manager?

The Tampa Bay Rays have narrowed their managerial search to three. Of the three, which one do you think would be the best choice? VOTE in our poll:

11/21/2014

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Rays Manager Search Down To Three Candidates

The Tampa Bay Rays have announced that their managerial search is down to just 3 candidates, one of which is NOT bench coach Dave Martinez. From the Rays official Twitter account: #Rays have narrowed their […]

11/21/2014

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PODCAST: Evan Longoria Watches Birth Of His Son…Using FaceTime

Rays slugger Evan Longoria was competing in the Japan Series while his pregnant wife Jamie Edmondson was in Arizona. Longoria watched on his iPhone via FaceTime the birth of his son, Nash Harrison Longoria. Should […]

11/20/2014

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(WEB-ONLY PODCAST) Rich and Pants Give You the Headlines Of The Day

There will be no “Out Of Bounds” on 98.7 The Fan tonight, but that doesn’t mean there won’t be an Out Of Bounds PODCAST! Listen to Rich Herrera and Jeff Pantridge give you all of […]

11/13/2014

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(PODCAST) Alex Cobb Tells Rich Herrera he was Stunned when Joe Maddon Left

The Big Fajita had Tampa Bay Rays ace Alex Cobb on Out Of Bounds Thursday night. They talked about what Alex does to relax in the offseason. They also, talked about how Joe Maddon left […]

11/07/2014

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