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MLB Network Radio’s GMs not expecting blockbuster deal

Major League Baseball’s non-waiver trade deadline is Thursday at 4 pm ET. The most prominent deadline rumors surround left-handed aces Jon Lester of the Boston Red Sox and David Price of the Tampa Bay Rays. A week ago, most experts would have said Price … Continued

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MLB Network Radio remembers Don Zimmer

Don Zimmer was a baseball lifer. He signed with the Brooklyn Dodgers in 1949 and played for six franchises in the U.S. When his playing days were over, Zimmer managed the Padres, Red Sox, Rangers and Cubs from the early … Continued

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Red Sox Get Angry and Get Even with Rays

When a team loses ten games in a row, it becomes feisty. When a feisty team in the midst of a ten game slide is the defending world champions, it becomes angry. Red Sox catcher David Ross talked about Boston’s … Continued

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MLB Network Radio Spring Training Tour recaps

MLB Network Radio visited all 30 teams in March in 20 days. Click on your team’s Spring Training logo for the camp recap and check out the photo wall for pics from throughout the tour! Team Recaps AL East AL Central … Continued

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Tampa Bay Rays 2014 spring training report from MLB Network Radio

MLB Network Radio‘s Spring Training Tour rolled into Port Charlotte, Fla., on Saturday, where Jim Duquette and Mike Ferrin visited with the Tampa Bay Rays. [gallery type="rectangular" ids="19113,19112,19114,19115,19116,19117"] Tampa Bay Rays 2014 outlook Is this the year? All offseason the … Continued

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Adam Wainwright, Evan Longoria preview 2014 MLB season

SiriusXM Fantasy Baseball welcomed two of fantasy baseball’s top players, St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Adam Wainwright and Tampa Bay Rays third baseman Evan Longoria, to the program Monday afternoon. Wainwright, drafted 48th overall in the L.A.B.R. Mixed League Draft – which broadcast live on SiriusXM Fantasy Sports Radio … Continued

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Alex Cobb: Jeremy Hellickson will be ‘lights out’ against Red Sox

Three straight elimination games. Three straight wins. The Tampa Bays Rays just aren’t ready to put the 2013 season to rest. Monday night, Jose Lobaton belted a walk-off home run against arguably the league’s best relief pitcher this season, Koji Uehara, … Continued

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Maddon: Wild Card starter Alex Cobb a ‘tremendous competitor’

Tampa Bay Rays righthander Alex Cobb will make his first career postseason start Wednesday night as the Rays take on the Cleveland Indians in the American League Wild Card game. Cobb cemented his spot in the notoriously strong Tampa Bay … Continued

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Jim Hickey’s confidence in David Price pays off

After 162 regular season games, the Texas Rangers and the Tampa Bay Rays shared identical 91-71 records. So the second American League wild card spot came down to a one-game tiebreaker, held Monday night in Arlington, Texas. Rays pitching coach … Continued

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R.A. Dickey talks about resurgent Blue Jays on First Pitch

Even though the Tampa Bay Rays halted the Blue Jays’ 11-game winning streak Monday night, Toronto remains one of the hottest teams in the majors. Winners of 15 of their last 19 outings – out-scoring opponents 103 to 57 in … Continued