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  1. Matt Moore will make his return from Tommy John surgery on Thursday

    Jun 29, 2015, 7:01 PM EDT

    PORT CHARLOTTE, FL - FEBRUARY 27:  Matt Moore #55 of the Tampa Bay Rays poses for a photo on photo day at Charlotte Sports Park on February 27, 2015 in Port Charlotte, Florida.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

    Moore had Tommy John surgery last April.

  2. Drew Smyly might be able to return this season

    May 19, 2015, 9:25 PM EDT

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    Rays starter Drew Smyly was diagnosed earlier this month with a torn labrum in his throwing shoulder and the initial expectation was that he would require season-ending surgery.

  3. Alex Cobb undergoes Tommy John surgery

    May 14, 2015, 6:17 PM EDT

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    Cobb’s season is now officially over and he’ll likely be out of the mix until late in the 2016 season.

  4. Drew Smyly likely needs season-ending shoulder surgery

    May 10, 2015, 12:05 AM EDT

    Drew Smyly

    Bad news for the Rays: it looks like Drew Smyly is headed for season-ending shoulder surgery.

  5. More shoulder soreness shuts down Rays lefty Drew Smyly

    May 9, 2015, 9:40 AM EDT

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    Smyly began the season on the DL with shoulder tendinitis, returning on April 24 to make three starts.

  6. Rays ace Alex Cobb to undergo Tommy John elbow surgery

    May 8, 2015, 3:49 PM EDT

    Alex Cobb Getty

    Cobb posted a sub-3.00 ERA in each of the past two seasons and has a 3.21 ERA in 499 career innings.

  7. Alex Cobb shut down after setback with forearm injury

    May 4, 2015, 6:35 PM EDT

    Alex Cobb

    Rays right-hander Alex Cobb has been sidelined since the middle of March due to forearm tendinitis and it doesn’t sound like he’ll be back in the near future.

  8. And That Happened: Wednesday’s scores and highlights

    Apr 30, 2015, 7:36 AM EDT

    Empty Camden Yards

    An empty park, a lefty whining about the shift and me whining about people whining about the “marine layer.”

  9. Rays get James Loney, Drew Smyly back from disabled list

    Apr 24, 2015, 11:19 AM EDT

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    Allen Dykstra, who filled in for Loney at first base, is headed back to Triple-A.

  10. Drew Smyly is set to rejoin the Rays’ rotation Friday

    Apr 22, 2015, 11:19 AM EDT

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    Smyly was fantastic for the Rays last season after coming over from the Tigers in the David Price trade.

  11. Drew Smyly tests shoulder by throwing live batting practice

    Apr 4, 2015, 4:15 PM EDT

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    Rays left-hander Drew Smyly is set to begin the season on the disabled list, but he’s making encouraging progress from shoulder inflammation.

  12. Rays get Erasmo Ramirez from M’s for Mike Montgomery

    Mar 31, 2015, 10:26 PM EDT

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    As first reported by beat writer Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times, the Rays have acquired right-handed starter Erasmo Ramirez from the Mariners in exchange for left-hander Mike Montgomery.

  13. 2015 Preview: Tampa Bay Rays

    Mar 31, 2015, 4:42 PM EDT

    Kevin Cash

    Why is this man smiling when his team appears to be destined for last place?

  14. Chris Archer is the Rays’ replacement Opening Day starter

    Mar 26, 2015, 3:25 PM EDT

    Chris Archer

    Archer will be the first pitcher other than David Price or James Shields to start Opening Day for the Rays since 2007.

  15. Drew Smyly throws off mound for first time since March 6

    Mar 22, 2015, 2:24 PM EDT

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    Some good news this weekend out of Rays camp …

  16. Alex Colome released from Florida hospital on Wednesday after bout with pneumonia

    Mar 18, 2015, 10:35 PM EDT

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    Rays right-hander Alex Colome was a late arriver to spring training this year because of visa issues in his native Dominican Republic and then he had to be sent to a local hospital with a case of pneumonia just a few days after unpacking his bags.

  17. Alex Cobb diagnosed with tendinitis, likely to miss Opening Day start

    Mar 18, 2015, 8:23 AM EDT

    Alex Cobb

    The Rays’ rotation is a pretty big mess, you guys.

  18. Drew Smyly expected to miss first regular-season start

    Mar 15, 2015, 11:43 AM EDT

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    Rays left-hander Drew Smyly is making progress in his recovery from shoulder tendinitis, but he has not yet resumed throwing off a mound and looks to be running out of time.

  19. Matt Silverman: “The wheels are spinning” on potential rotation upgrades

    Mar 14, 2015, 8:15 PM EDT

    Matt Silverman

    The Rays are considering both internal and external options to fill two open rotation spots.

  20. Drew Smyly shut down with left shoulder tendinitis

    Mar 8, 2015, 10:35 AM EDT

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    Drew Smyly is being viewed by many as a potential breakout candidate for the 2015 season, but this bit of news may throw a wrench into all of that …

  21. Drew Smyly criticizes the Yoan Moncada deal

    Feb 23, 2015, 6:22 PM EDT

    Drew Smyly AP

    Rays pitcher Drew Smyly says it’s unfair that a 19-year-old from the United States can’t get a similar bonus as Yoan Moncada.

  22. Rays shut down Drew Smyly at 153 innings

    Sep 9, 2014, 7:59 PM EDT

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    Drew Smyly has been ace-like for the Rays since they acquired him from the Tigers in the three-team David Price trade, boasting a 1.70 ERA and 0.755 WHIP in 47 2/3 frames. But this is Smyly’s first year as a full-time starter and he had already logged 105 1/3 innings for Detroit at the time of the July 31 swap, so Tampa Bay will shut him down early.

  23. And That Happened: Wednesday’s scores and highlights

    Aug 28, 2014, 6:55 AM EDT

    Clayton Kershaw

    Every fifth day I wake up in the morning and see another impressive Clayton Kershaw pitching line.

  24. David Price surrenders nine consecutive hits to the Yankees in the worst start of his career

    Aug 27, 2014, 9:45 PM EDT

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    The Tigers entered play Wednesday night trailing the Royals by 1 1/2 games in the American League Central standings and were hoping to get another strong start from trade deadline acquisition David Price, who tossed eight innings of one-run ball last week in Tampa Bay. Price did not come through.

  25. Drew Smyly has been really good since joining the Rays

    Aug 23, 2014, 10:12 AM EDT

    Drew Smyly AP

    Many around the game were underwhelmed when the Rays acquired Drew Smyly, Nick Franklin, and Willy Adames in the three-team David Price deal last month. It will probably take years before we can make a fair assessment, but the early returns are positive for Tampa Bay.

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