Rule 5 Draft

  • The Rays are pretty good at producing homegrown starting pitchers

    The Rays are pretty good at producing homegrown starting pitchers

    March 9, 2016 at 11:39 am 3 comments

    Jared Diamond of the Wall Street Journal recently ran a story on how the Yankees are finally close to producing some of their own starting pitching instead of overpaying for older starting pitchers in free agency and trades. Within the column, Diamond showed that the Yankees have produced just one homegrown All-Star starting […]

     
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    [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans need to know today

    December 11, 2015 at 11:18 am 0 comments

    Let’s get caught up on a few odds and ends. The Rays lost Tyler Goeddel in the Rule 5 Draft as he was taken with the first pick by the Philadelphia Phillies. Goeddel, who was a first-round pick in the 2011 draft, is a third baseman-turned-outfielder who has a solid all-around game, […]

     
  • Rays Lose Former Top Prospect In Rule 5 Draft

    Rays Lose Former Top Prospect In Rule 5 Draft

    December 8, 2011 at 11:28 am 0 comments

    Rays Quiet During Rule 5 Draft

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Rays Lose Evan Meek In Rule 5 Draft

    [THE HANGOVER] Rays Lose Evan Meek In Rule 5 Draft

    December 7, 2007 at 10:23 am 0 comments

    Tampa Bay Rays (66-96) DEVIL RAYS WEBTOPIA… The Rule 5 draft was held yesterday and the Rays selected Tim Lahey from the Minnesota Twins and then traded him to the Cubs. The Rays lost one player, as Evan Meek was taken with the second pick by the Pirates. [Baseball America] […]

     
  • The Hangover: The Rays Are On The Bubble (What is their RPI again?)

    The Hangover: The Rays Are On The Bubble (What is their RPI again?)

    March 6, 2007 at 9:38 pm 0 comments

    Another solid performance by one of the Rays starting pitchers. James Shields allowed only one base runner in two innings of work with two strikeouts. At the plate, Joe Maddon tried a new lineup with Carl Crawford and Delmon Young switching spots in the order. The move paid off in […]