The first question to ask, understandably, is who do the Rays have left? And, after they Tuesday added 2017 team MVP Steven Souza Jr. to the list of departees that had just included Corey Dickerson and Jake Odorizzi, the next to ask is what do they have left? While Rays officials, justifiably, are excited about the tall pile of talented arms they have – and added to by acquiring Diamondbacks prospect Anthony Banda – there are serious gaps in their lineup.
Having traded 2017 team MVP Steven Souza Jr. to Arizona, Rays baseball officials are now looking for a way to replace him on the field. And now Rays marketing officials also have to decide what to do with the spot he held in their lineup, having scheduled a unique June 30 giveaway of a Hugging Steven Souza Jr. doll. RELATED: Rays promotion schedule has new, old lookPlaying off his penchant for giving hugs in the dugout, the Rays were expecting a lot of interest in the doll.
PORT CHARLOTTE — The Rays moved quickly to fill the void created by Tuesday's trade of RF Steven Souza Jr., agreeing to a one-year deal Wednesday afternoon with veteran OF Carlos Gomez. The deal, pending a physical, will pay Gomez $4-million – slightly more than Souza was to make – plus $500,000 in performance incentives.
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Selecting a term
Start searching tweets, articles from media outlets, articles mentioned in tweets, journalists'
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Companies or Topics (e.g. iPhone, Microsoft)
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Twitter handles (e.g. @username) — returns those who have mentioned or replied to
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Bio details (e.g. vegan, Olympics, father)
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Find results that mention multiple specified terms, use AND or
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Exact case matching or punctuation
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