The Rays have hired Rich Hollenberg (right) to be the new pre-game and post-game host, replacing Barry LeBrock.
Hollenberg will continue to work during the off-seasons as a basketball play-by-play commentator for ESPN and a reporter for the NFL Network.
THE JUNKYARD DOGS WEBTOPIA…
- The Rays have finalized their minor league coaching staffs. Here’s the complete roundup. [TampaBay.com]
- Here is another top prospects list that includes just two Rays in the top 100, Enny Romero (no. 90) and Jake Odorizzi (no. 92). [BaseballPro]
- Elliot Johnson has signed a minor league deal with the Indians and will be with them in Spring Training. [MLBTR]
- The popularity of baseball has fallen sharply since the mid-1980s. However, it has held steady over the last decade. [BI Sports]