Mon, 17 Feb 2014 20:57:25 -0800
Tampa Bay Rays RP Jake McGee has been criticized for just trying to be effective using only a fastball, so he is throwing a curveball and a changeup this spring, and he plans to incorporate both into a potential three-pitch arsenal. "Hitters will have more to think about," McGee said.
Fri, 07 Feb 2014 13:25:42 -0800
Tampa Bay Rays RP Jake McGee said he has been working extensively on her secondary pitches this offseason, his curveball and changeup. McGee said he is ready for the season.
Fri, 17 Jan 2014 11:24:29 -0800
The Tampa Bay Rays avoided arbitration with RP Jake McGee Friday, Jan. 17, by agreeing to a one-year, $1.45 million deal.
Tue, 12 Nov 2013 14:50:37 -0800
Tampa Bay Rays RPs Jake McGee and Joel Peralta are the in-house favorites to take the closer job next season.
Fri, 07 Jun 2013 13:47:19 -0700
Tampa Bay Rays RP Jake McGee (shin) is available to pitch Friday, June 7.
Thu, 06 Jun 2013 12:31:10 -0700
Tampa Bay Rays RP Jake McGee (shin) left the game with a left shin contusion Thursday, June 6, and he's listed as day-to-day.
Fri, 31 May 2013 15:01:10 -0700
Tampa Bay Rays RPs Fernando Rodney, Joel Peralta and Jake McGee aren't available to pitch Friday, May 31.
Fantasy Tip: With all those relievers being rested, expect Kyle Farnsworth to get the nod if a save situation presents itself in the ninth inning. Rodney, Peralta and McGee have all had heavy workloads this week.
Tue, 05 Mar 2013 00:38:03 -0800
Tampa Bay Rays RP Jake McGee's velocity has been down this spring, yet neither he nor manager Joe Maddon is concerned. The lack of pop is attributed to McGee holding back on his fastball and throwing more sliders. "I'm kind of breaking it in. I don't usually see how hard I'm throwing in spring training. It's more feel," McGee said. "I threw my slider or cutter a lot more than I would in the season."
Sat, 02 Mar 2013 10:50:56 -0800
The Tampa Bay Rays have agreed to terms with the following players on one-year contracts: Ps Chris Archer, Alex Cobb, Alex Colome, Frank De Los Santos, Brandon Gomes, Brandon Guyer, Josh Lueke, Jake McGee, Mike Montgomery, Jake Odorizzi, Cesar Ramos, Felipe Rivero, Enny Romero and Alexander Torres, Cs Robinson Chirinos, Chris Gimenez, Jose Lobaton and Stephen Vogt, INFs Tim Beckham and Hak-Ju Lee and OF Desmond Jennings. They have also renewed the contract of SP Jeremy Hellickson. As a result, all members of the team's 40-man roster are now under contract for the 2013 season.
Fri, 14 Sep 2012 09:41:35 -0700
Tampa Bay Rays RP Jake McGee is holding right-handed hitters to a .097 average (9-for-93) this year.