Impact of 65 Rule 5 Eligible Rays Prospects

You don’t have to be a rocket surgeon to know that the Rays have the deepest system filled with tremendous talents. But a closer look at how much time they have remaining to evaluate those talents while sorting out who they may want to keep – or not – tells us a tale of heavyContinue reading “Impact of 65 Rule 5 Eligible Rays Prospects”

Ten potential impact call-ups for Rays in 2021

What are some probable call-up timetables of some of the players who have been optioned down so far? Here are the 10 Rays prospects likely to begin below AAA that I expect to be impact players if needed in 2021 (due to injuries, trades, etc…). 1. RHP Caleb Sampen (24): He has potential in-season high-octaneContinue reading “Ten potential impact call-ups for Rays in 2021”

Five Takeaways from Game 1 of Spring Training

On Sunday afternoon, just after 1:05 P.M. local time, Rays baseball had returned as Chris Ellis slung the first pitch in for a ball (which turned out to be a trend that would continue for the rest of the day, more on that later). However, there was something different about this Rays game; something thatContinue reading “Five Takeaways from Game 1 of Spring Training”

Rays Inbox: How Do the Rays’ Prospects Help Them this season?

How big of a role do you expect guys like McClanahan and McKay to have next season? – @tsutsugofanclub via Twitter Brendan McKay’s health is still unknown after he missed all of 2020 due to season ending surgery. It is still unclear whether the young lefthander will be ready for opening day. However, when heContinue reading “Rays Inbox: How Do the Rays’ Prospects Help Them this season?”