Archive for January 17th, 2014

  • Rays Payroll Now Projected To Top $77 Million For The First Time

    Rays Payroll Now Projected To Top $77 Million For The First Time

    January 17, 2014 at 1:54 pm 10 comments

    With all seven arbitration-eligible players agreeing to one-year contracts, we now have a very good idea of what the 2014 payroll will look like. Assuming no further changes are made to the roster, the payroll will be approximately $77.0 million, the highest in franchise history, topping the $72.8 million payroll […]

     
  • Matt Joyce, Jeremy Hellickson, and 4 Others Agree To New 1-Year Contracts

    Matt Joyce, Jeremy Hellickson, and 4 Others Agree To New 1-Year Contracts

    January 17, 2014 at 11:37 am 2 comments

    The Rays have now made all the signings official, meaning there will be no arbitration hearings for the Rays this year. Here is the full list of all seven arbitration-eligible players and what they will make in 2014, including David Price who reached an agreement yesterday: David Price, $14.0 million […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Discussing Big Stadium News And David Price’s Strikeouts

    [THE HANGOVER] Discussing Big Stadium News And David Price’s Strikeouts

    January 17, 2014 at 10:29 am 6 comments

    In what counts as the first major stadium news in a long time, Michael Kalt is leaving the Rays to join an investment firm started by some of the Rays owners. This is important because Kalt was leading the Rays’ new stadium efforts. Prior to joining the Rays, Kalt had […]