Mon, 14 Apr 2014 19:49:48 -0700
Tampa Bay Rays SP Chris Archer allowed career highs of seven runs and 12 hits in just five innings of work Monday, April 14, in a loss against the Baltimore Orioles. He was able to salvage his stat line with six strikeouts.
Fantasy Tip: Chalk it up as one poor outing. He remains a steady fantasy contributor worth using in most formats.
Wed, 02 Apr 2014 06:53:25 -0700
Updating an earlier report, Tampa Bay Rays SP Chris Archer's six-year deal could be worth $45.5 million over eight years if the two club options are exercised.
Wed, 02 Apr 2014 06:16:13 -0700
The Tampa Bay Rays agreed with SP Chris Archer on a six-year extension worth around $25 million. The deal begins this season, which means they bought out one free-agent year. The deal also includes two club options, which could buy out two more free-agent seasons.
Thu, 27 Feb 2014 19:27:17 -0800
Tampa Bay Rays SP Chris Archer threw live batting practice Thursday, Feb. 27, and is now on a regular five-day schedule. He said he worked a lot out of the stretch during his workout.
Sat, 05 Oct 2013 11:40:10 -0700
Tampa Bay Rays SP Chris Archer tossed 1 1/3 innings of relief in Game 1 of the ALDS against the Boston Red Sox Friday, Oct. 4. He is still a possibility to start Game 4.
Wed, 21 Aug 2013 13:24:23 -0700
Tampa Bay Rays SP Chris Archer (forearm) said he will make the start against the New York Yankees Friday, Aug. 23.
Fri, 09 Aug 2013 16:18:35 -0700
Tampa Bay Rays SP Chris Archer (forearm) said "everything felt normal" after he played catch Friday, Aug. 9, and he is in line to make his next scheduled start Tuesday, Aug. 13.
Fri, 09 Aug 2013 12:57:51 -0700
Tampa Bay Rays SP Chris Archer (forearm) and the team are optimistic that he'll make his next start. The team will determine the next course of action based on how he feels Friday, Aug. 9.
Wed, 07 Aug 2013 19:36:19 -0700
Tampa Bay Rays SP Chris Archer (forearm) was lifted from his start Wednesday, Aug. 7, against the Arizona Diamondbacks due to tightness in his right forearm. The team said he was removed as a precaution.
Mon, 05 Aug 2013 22:01:42 -0700
Tampa Bay Rays SP Chris Archer was named the American League pitcher of the month for July, and he also was named as the American League rookie of the month. "Being recognized for my on-field performance is a wonderful feeling," Archer said Monday, Aug. 5.