Alex Colome RUMORS & NEWS

  • Buyer's guide to a potential Rays sell-off following Longoria trade

    CBS Sports "On Wednesday, the Tampa Bay Rays traded third baseman and franchise cornerstone Evan Longoria to the San Francisco Giants for outfielder Denard Span, infielder Christian Arroyo, and two pitching prospects. Money also changed hands, as it is wont to do. Having shipped their sacred cow out west,..." December 21

  • Is Alex Colome telling us something about Rays’ plans with his Instagram account?

    Tampa Bay Times "So, Colome says he was just using good social media manners, tweeting (at 4:15) this morning: "I keep getting nice messages and tags from those accounts, so I gave them a follow" And, keeping his emoji game strong, adding one with arms up as he if doesn't know what's going on. DEVELOPING:..." December 13

  • New report suggests Cubs likely to pursue Rays All-Star pitchers Chris Archer and Alex Colome

    NBC Chicago "The Cubs might be looking to bring a little bit of Florida sunshine to the North Side this winter. Already rumored to be interested in signing free-agent pitcher Alex Cobb — something that might be a tad less likely after signing starting pitcher Tyler Chatwood a few days ago — a new report..." December 11

  • Cardinals, Rockies “Aggressively Pursuing” Alex Colome

    MLB Trade Rumors "The Cardinals and Rockies have their sights firmly set on Alex Colome. Bob Nightengale of USA Today Sports reports that both teams are “aggressively pursuing” the Rays closer. Though the Cardinals signed Luke Gregerson to a one-year pact only yesterday, it seems they’re not done adding to a..." December 11

  • Rays likely to trade Jake Odorizzi and Alex Colome

    Hardball Talk "Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times speculates that the Rays will try to move starter Jake Odorizzi and closer Alex Colome this offseason. No teams have come calling for Odorizzi just yet, but Colome has at least one suitor in the Cardinals, who reportedly discussed a trade for the 28-year-old..." November 26