Trades don't surprise Drew Smyly anymore. At age 27, the Seattle Mariners left-hander has been dealt twice. The first swap sent him from the team that drafted and developed Smyly, the Detroit Tigers, to the Tampa Bay Rays in midseason 2014.
PORT CHARLOTTE — OF Colby Rasmus is facing his first hairy situation with the Rays because of his scraggly chin beard. Rasmus chuckled Thursday at all the attention, and Internet hate, he is getting for the, um, interesting looking facial hair he grew during the winter then shaved off this week at his
PORT CHARLOTTE — Some of the decisions the Rays made during a busy offseason definitely can be debated, headlined by why they traded Logan Forsythe and added to most recently by why they didn't spend more to sign free agent Matt Wieters. Another fair question is that given the hefty number of other