If you would like to sing the National Anthem at a Charlotte Stone Crabs game in 2009, the team is holding public auditions at the Charlotte Sports Park on Saturday, January 31st from 9 am to 1 pm.
Major League Baseball today announced the spring training workout dates for each team. For the Rays, the pitchers & catchers first workout is February 15th and the full squad's first workout is February 19th. Our first game is Wednesday, February 25th against Cincinnati at Port Charlotte at 1:05 pm.
Project Prospect has Desmond Jennings at #11 in its rankings of the Top 15 Center Field Prospects in baseball.
John Fay of the Cincinnati Enquirer spoke with the agent for Ken Griffey Jr.: ""We're still talking to four teams," his agent Brian Goldberg said. Two of the teams are National League. One of the two American League teams is Seattle. Goldberg wouldn't say who the others are. The Reds are not involved. Goldberg had talked to Tampa Bay, but the Rays' interest ended after they signed Pat Burrell."