Blake Snell RUMORS & NEWS

  • Padres' Blake Snell, Dodgers' Trevor Bauer blame each other for damage to mound

    The Score "San Diego Padres left-hander Blake Snell wasn't happy with the condition of the mound during Sunday's finale against the Los Angeles Dodgers, and he put the blame directly on counterpart Trevor Bauer. "Bauer, he be digging in that mound a..." April 19

  • Blake Snell focused on Padres, not dwelling on World Series nightmare

    USA Today "Blake Snell wants to let it go, and certainly, the Tampa Bay Rays and Kevin Cash would gladly reciprocate, but no one will let them. It has been 127 days since The Decision, but even with Snell on a new team, on a different coast, and in a different league, the subject refuses to..." March 04

  • Blake Snell 'can't wait' for another shot at Dodgers "Blake Snell, rather famously, just wanted one more shot at that Dodgers lineup. With the World Series on the line last October, Snell never got it. But he’s going to see plenty of that lineup over the next few seasons, and needless to say -- considering his never-back-down..." February 17

  • Blake Snell Laughs at Wendy's Roasting Rays for World Series Game 6 Decision

    Bleacher Report "Wendy's brought the heat on social media Thursday, and former Tampa Bay Rays pitcher Blake Snell took notice. The fast food chain, which is known for roasting Twitter accounts, responded to a request from the Rays to "absolutely roast us" by saying,..." February 11

  • Blake Snell: Rays' Game 6 pitching change 'handed' World Series to Dodgers

    Bleacher Report "Tampa Bay Rays manager Kevin Cash made a controversial decision in Game 6 of the 2020 World Series that affected more than the contest's outcome. With the Rays down in the series 3-2, starting pitcher Blake Snell was dealing, having given up just two hits while fanning nine and..." January 15

  • Blake Snell in shock after trade to Padres: 'I never wanted out of Tampa'

    The Score "New Padres ace Blake Snell is still wrapping his head around the blockbuster trade that sent him to San Diego after he helped the Tampa Bay Rays reach the World Series. Snell said Tuesday that he had an emotional two-hour conversation with Rays..." December 29

  • How Blake Snell trade impacts market, '21 races "Sunday night’s news that the Rays had agreed to trade 2018 American League Cy Young Award winner Blake Snell to the Padres sent shockwaves throughout the Majors. San Diego, which finished with the NL's second-best record in 2020, is adding a big arm to..." December 28

  • Padres deal for Blake Snell in blockbuster "The Padres had a void to fill in their rotation this winter. They did so emphatically on Sunday night. Left-hander Blake Snell, the 2018 American League Cy Young Award winner and one of the sport's premier arms, is headed to San Diego in a five-player blockbuster, according to..." December 28

  • Ace Blake Snell maybe moving? Where he could land "The trade market for starting pitchers saw movement on Tuesday night, when the White Sox acquired Lance Lynn from the Rangers. Could Blake Snell be the next top-of-the-rotation arm to switch teams?’s Mark Feinsand reported last month that the..." December 13

  • Blake Snell expected trade rumors, says it's 'going to suck' being dealt from Rays

    The Score "Tampa Bay Rays ace Blake Snell expected trade rumors would start surfacing some time after he signed his five-year, $50-million extension prior to the 2019 season. He just didn't think it would be this soon. "I’m aware it's going to happen at some..." December 04

  • 5 Black Friday deals we’d like to see "This is the time of year for big meals ... and big deals? The only things more fun than real trades are fake trades, which is why we annually use this space to concoct swaps that -- hopefully unlike your Thanksgiving turkey -- are half-baked. But they’re stuffed with fodder for..." November 27

  • Top Landing Spots and Trade Packages for Rays SP Blake Snell Amid Rumors

    Bleacher Report "There's a staggering drop-off behind National League Cy Young Award winner Trevor Bauer in this year's crop of free-agent starting pitchers, and that could mean a busier than usual offseason on the trade market. Another pitcher with a Cy Young on his mantle is reportedly..." November 25

  • Rays open to trading Blake Snell — should the Mariners be interested?

    Seattle Times "The last time the baseball world saw Blake Snell in a Rays’ uniform was during the sixth inning of Game 6 of the World Series when he handed the ball to manager Kevin Cash in disgust, storming off the mound and cursing to himself about being replaced by reliever Nick..." November 25

  • What does a Phillies trade for Blake Snell look like?

    The Good Phight "Don’t you just love this time of the year? It’s when the silly season for trade rumors begin and players you never thought would be touchable all of a sudden look like they’re on the way out. Of course, we usually can’t tell the difference between actual smoke..." November 25

  • 5 teams that should consider trading for Blake Snell

    The Score "A hot stove season that's been slow to warm up thus far was rocked to life Monday with a report the Tampa Bay Rays are open to trading ace Blake Snell. Outside of Trevor Bauer in free agency, Snell is now likely the best pitcher available this winter. The Rays will..." November 24

  • Rays open to trading Blake Snell

    TSN "Tampa Bay Rays manager Kevin Cash made an incredibly controversial decision to remove starter Blake Snell in the sixth inning of Game 6 of the World Series, which the Rays eventually lost, giving the Los Angeles Dodgers the title. Could that be the last time we see Snell in..." November 23