Raley agreed Monday with the Rays on a two-year deal, Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic reports. The financial terms of the deal have yet to be revealed, but the contract lasts two years plus an option for a third, per Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times.How many outs are the Rays 4 away from the World Series?
The Rays are four outs away from the second World Series appearance in franchise history. 10:10 p.m.: Anderson remains on the mound for the eighth. He retires Reddick on one pitch. 11:06 p.m.: Taylor pitches a clean seventh.What happened to the Rays in the ALCS?
The Rays, of course, led the series 3-0 before dropping three straight. An Astros team that entered the 2020 campaign hated because of a sign-stealing scandal felt empowered as MLB's villain, eager to stick a shocking ALCS turnaround in the faces of its critics.How much will the rays'$200 million extension pay Francisco Franco?
Franco and the Rays are nearing an agreement on an extension which could pay the shortstop approximately $200 million over at least 10 seasons, Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times reports. Hector Gomez of Z Deportes reports the deal has already been signed, though Topkin's report indicates the details won't be finalized until after Thanksgiving.