Tag Archives: Dioner Navarro

Fallen Foe Furthers Rays Agenda

No injury is good new whether it happens to one of your own or one of them. Nobody wants to see a guy get hurt, but after sending swingman J.A. Happ to Seattle for Saunders you have to think the … Continue reading

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What Is Left?

Yesterday, the club was forced to make some rather unpleasant decisions regarding who to offer arbitration to. It can never be an easy thing to tell someone that they are now jobless in December, but Dioner Navarro, Lance Cormier, Willy … Continue reading

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Shields and Jaso – An Imperfect Match

For years, we have heard rumblings about how certain pitchers do not like throwing to certain catchers. Greg Maddux preferred throwing to Eddie Perez even though Maddux’s ERA was better when throwing to Javy Lopez. A.J. Burnett has made it … Continue reading

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Joyce Recalled, Navarro Optioned

In a move that was long overdue, the Rays have finally recalled Matt Joyce to the active roster while optioning Dioner Navarro to AAA Durham. Navarro had been playing somewhat better of late but there is a reason clubs do … Continue reading

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Roster Decisions Looming

Depth is a wonderful thing to have on a contending team and the Rays do indeed have it. As well as the team has played this season, they have done most of it without two guys that were penciled in … Continue reading

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On to Chicago

This road trip has already exceeded any expectation any Rays fan had as the club left Tropicana Field licking its wounds after the back to back losses to the Yankees. A three game sweep against the Orioles and then a … Continue reading

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