Teams

Tampa Bay Rays on the right track to winning division crown

Since joining the league in 1998, the Tampa Bay Rays have been crowned division titles only twice. Constantly owning one of the lowest payrolls in MLB and sharing a division with the Boston Red Sox and New York Yankees have contributed to this drought.  However, with a strong young core, …

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A Great Week

During the week of spring training, I knew how lucky I was to be able to cover even a portion of the 2020 Spring Training Season. After everything that has gone down with the Coronavirus, I realize just how lucky I was. Being able to cover one of the last …

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The Tampa Bay Rays’ Franchise Turns 25 During Camp

On March 9, 1995, Tampa Bay was granted approval with an ownership group led by Vince Naimoli to establish a Major League Baseball team in the area. Then, in 1998 the Tampa Bay Devil Rays played their first Major League Baseball season. In the first decade, the Devil Rays experienced …

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The Suite Life @ Spectrum Field

As thousands of fans swarmed into Spectrum Field to watch the Philadelphia Phillies take on the Pittsburgh Pirates, there was one thing both fan bases could agree on. IT WAS HOT.  Dedicated Phillies fans will withstand the heat of the sun to watch their favorites, like Bryce Harper, play a …

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Even For the Much-Loathed Astros, Spring Offers Hope

The crowd erupts as the Astros enter their home field. The boos overpower the cheers, a greeting they will have to get used to for the foreseeable future. The starting pitcher, Lance McCullers Jr., pitches for two innings, giving up two triples and two earned runs. The Mets are up …

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