Mon, 10 Mar 2014 15:52:21 -0700
Tampa Bay Rays Cs Ryan Hanigan and Jose Molina might end up with an even split of playing time this season, as both catchers are great defensively but are question marks with the bat.
Fantasy Tip: Neither catcher is very intriguing as a backup catcher in an AL-only league, but Hanigan probably has slightly more upside with the stick. However, if playing time is split evenly, neither is probably worth a selection.
Tue, 04 Feb 2014 00:09:16 -0800
The Washington Nationals may be interested in Tampa Bay Rays C Jose Lobaton as a backup catcher to C Wilson Ramos. The Rays are trying to shed Lobaton's $950,000 salary, but they also do not need a third catcher because of the presence of C Ryan Hanigan and C Jose Molina.
Sun, 02 Feb 2014 11:23:35 -0800
The Tampa Bay Rays are using C Jose Lobaton as trade bait, although he could be brought to spring training camp as insurance in case Jose Molina or Ryan Hanigan gets injured.
Tue, 03 Dec 2013 13:20:06 -0800
Tampa Bay Rays C Ryan Hanigan is expected to become the team's primary catcher next season with C Jose Molina serving as the backup.
Tue, 03 Dec 2013 08:33:40 -0800
The Tampa Bay Rays officially re-signed C Jose Molina to a two-year, $4.5 million deal Tuesday, Dec. 3. He hit .233 with two home runs and 18 RBIs in 99 games last season.
Tue, 26 Nov 2013 18:11:29 -0800
The Tampa Bay Rays do not have the results from the physical for C Jose Molina, and they will postpone announcement of his contract to next week after Thanksgiving weekend.
Mon, 25 Nov 2013 20:58:10 -0800
Updating a previous report, Tampa Bay Rays C Jose Molina will take his physical Tuesday, Nov. 26, so his new two-year deal is expected to be official either later Tuesday or Wednesday, Nov. 27.
Sun, 24 Nov 2013 12:57:11 -0800
The Tampa Bay Rays have agreed to terms with free-agent C Jose Molina on a two-year deal reportedly worth $4.5 million.
Thu, 21 Nov 2013 15:21:21 -0800
The Washington Nationals have mild interest in free-agent C Jose Molina (Rays), but he appears to be close to re-signing with the Tampa Bay Rays.
Thu, 21 Nov 2013 12:40:14 -0800
The Tampa Bay Rays are making an effort to re-sign C Jose Molina, and they may re-up him with a two-year contract.