The Rays announced that their mascot special assistant, Don Zimmer will be back with the team next season. 2011 will mark Zimmer’s 63rd year in professional baseball.
THE JUNKYARD DOGS WEBTOPIA…
- Voters rejected a proposed tax that would have helped finance a light rail in Hillsborough County. David DeCamp and Curtis Krueger write about how that could impact the Rays and hopes of a light rail to a new stadium in Pinellas County. [St. Pete Times]
- Joe Lemire of SI.com breaks down the off-season in the AL East. [SI.com]
- “Debunking the myth of the Tampa Bay Rays fan.” [SportsChump.net]