Rocco Baldelli

Rocco Baldelli

Height/Weight: 6' 4"/200 lbs
Bat: R
Throw: R
Born: Woonsocket, Rhode Island
College: None
Draft: 2000 1st round (6th pick) by the
  • FOX 13 Tampa Bay

    Full interview: Kiermaier preps for spring training with UT baseball

    Kevin O'Donnell caught up with the Tampa Bay Rays' most popular player for an exclusive interview to discuss the current MLB lockout, his trade rumors, the plug being pulled on the split city plan with Montreal and the outlook with the Rays in 2022. Rays outfielder Kevin Kiermaier gets his pre-spring training work in with the University of Tampa's baseball team. Kiermaier joins the Spartans for workouts every January and he has become a fixture with UT during this time of the year.

  • DRaysBay

    Colin Poche is expected to be back for spring training

    Here is a list of the top 8 pitchers in WHIFF% in 2019. Seamer Whiff% It can feel insane to believe that a pitcher is getting positive results by throwing the same pitch 9 out of 10 times. Here is a list of pitchers who threw fastballs 75% of the time or more in 2019 (min 250 pitches).

  • DRaysBay

    What if... The Rays traded for Jeff McNeil in 2018?

    Joel Sherman of the New York Post reported that the Rays were focused on Jeff McNeil in trade talks during the 2018 offseason. He goes on the speculate that a hypothetical trade that New York may have been interested in could look like this: Mets receive: Kevin Kiermaier, Yonny Chirinos Rays receive: Jeff McNeil At the time of these talks, Kiermaier was 28 years old and four years remaining on his contract while Chirinos was just 24 years old with five years of team control remaining.