Archive for January 16th, 2014

  • Rays Sign David Price To 1-Year, $14 Million Contract

    Rays Sign David Price To 1-Year, $14 Million Contract

    January 16, 2014 at 11:53 am 7 comments

    The Rays have announced that they have avoided arbitration with David Price by agreeing to a 1-year, $14 million contract (first reported by Marc Topkin). Price had a salary of $10.1 million in 2013. However, Price had $4 million of that deferred to this season, bringing the total commitment to […]

     
  • The Rays’ Next DH May Have Just Been Released By The Yankees

    The Rays’ Next DH May Have Just Been Released By The Yankees

    January 16, 2014 at 11:28 am 9 comments

    The New York Yankees have released Vernon Wells with one year remaining on his $126 million contract and his next stop could be with the Tampa Bay Rays. The Rays still need a right-handed designated hitter and while Wells is no longer an All-Star caliber player, he is exactly the […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Discussing One More Season With David Price And James Shields’ Big Demand

    [THE HANGOVER] Discussing One More Season With David Price And James Shields’ Big Demand

    January 16, 2014 at 10:08 am 0 comments

    The Rays play their first spring training game in 43 days. Here are some odds and ends as we start to get in shape for the season… Clayton Kershaw is the first $200 million pitcher. David Price will likely be the second. [The New York Times] Peter Gammons says James […]