Archive for November 5th, 2012

  • Phillies Made Two Moves That Left Some Thinking They Will Definitely Sign BJ Upton

    Phillies Made Two Moves That Left Some Thinking They Will Definitely Sign BJ Upton

    November 5, 2012 at 4:38 pm 11 comments

    The Philadelphia Phillies recently hired Steve Henderson to be their hitting coach and Bart Braun as a special assistant to the General Manager. What is interesting about those to moves is that both men were formerly in the Rays organization. And according to Ken Rosenthal, some think the moves were […]

     
  • Teams Showing A Lot Of Interest In Jeremy Hellickson

    November 5, 2012 at 2:11 pm 6 comments

    This weekend we discussed the case for trading Jeremy Hellickson over James Shields. And now Jon Heyman of CBSSports.com weighs in, saying Hellickson is drawing more interest early on… Sources: Jeremy Hellickson, not James Shields, is the most popular rays trade target so far. Obviously Shields is the better pitcher […]

     
  • Chris Archer Is Named Rays’ Top Prospect By Baseball America

    November 5, 2012 at 1:09 pm 6 comments

    Baseball America has unveiled their list of the top ten prospects in the Rays organization and Chris Archer is on top. Here’s the top ten, along with their highest level, and ranking last year in parantheses… Chris Archer, SP, MLB (3) — 6th round, 2006 (CLE) Taylor Guerrieri, SP, low-A […]

     
  • Rays And Joel Peralta Agree To New Contract

    November 5, 2012 at 12:33 pm 4 comments

    Marc Topkin is reporting that the Rays and Joel Peralta have agreed to terms on a new contract (via Twitter). Topkin says there are no details yet on the new deal. However, there were reports earlier in the day out of the Dominican Republic that said it is a two […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss An Addition To The Roster, A New Home For Conrad, And A Sex Tape

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss An Addition To The Roster, A New Home For Conrad, And A Sex Tape

    November 5, 2012 at 10:53 am 1 comment

    Let’s start the week with some leftover links from the weekend. THE JUNKYARD DOGS WEBTOPIA… The Rays have added pitcher Frank De Los Santos to the 40-man roster. The Rays now have 34 players on the 40-man roster. [TampaBay.com] Former Rays infielder Brooks Conrad will play in Japan next year. […]