Archive for August 1st, 2016

  • Rays have traded Steve Pearce

    Rays have traded Steve Pearce

    August 1, 2016 at 3:07 pm 6 comments

    Steve Pearce has been traded to the Orioles for minor league catcher Jonah Heim. Jeff Passan was the first to report that Pearce had been traded. Ken Rosenthal was first to report that Pearce was going to the Orioles and that Heim was the player in return. Heim was a fourth-round pick […]

     
  • Rays trade Matt Moore to the San Francisco Giants

    Rays trade Matt Moore to the San Francisco Giants

    August 1, 2016 at 3:04 pm 11 comments

    Matt Moore has been traded to the San Francisco Giants, according to Joel Sherman. According to Ken Rosenthal, the Rays will receive infielder Matt Duffy from the Giants. Marc Topkin is reporting that somebody named “Fox” is involved. Meanwhile, Jeff Passan says the Rays will also receive “Santos.” Now Passan clarifies […]

     
  • Brandon Guyer traded to Indians for 2 minor leaguers

    Brandon Guyer traded to Indians for 2 minor leaguers

    August 1, 2016 at 2:01 pm 9 comments

    The Rays have traded Brandon Guyer to the Cleveland Indians in exchange for minor league outfielder Nathan Lukes and right-handed pitcher Jhonleider Salinas, the team has announced. Lukes is a seventh-round pick from the 2015 MLB Draft and was hitting .299 with a .369 OBP in 94 games this season […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans will be talking about today

    [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans will be talking about today

    August 1, 2016 at 7:45 am 1 comment

    The GBT – The Good, The Bad and The Telling sandwich, where The Bad is nice and lean and the The Telling is ripe. RAYS 5, Yankees 3 (boxscore) THE GOOD: Is this the streakiest Rays team yet? It seems like this team can’t win or lose a game without […]