Links from the Times for Dec. 5
Do you have what it takes to be the Rays' Raymond?
The Rays are looking for a power-hitting rightfielder, a strike-throwing reliever and a high-impact belly-wiggler. In their efforts to hire a new performer to take over for fired Kelly Frank as their Raymond mascot, the Rays have posted an online listing seeking experienced applicants.
Two store owners shot during armed robberies
The two brothers were shot and robbed within 3 miles and three days of each other. Police don't believe the siblings were singled out as targets. But investigators do believe the twin robberies this week are more than just a horrible coincidence. | Watch video of the robberies.
Narendra Patel was shot Monday night at his Fifth Avenue N Star Deli. | Watch video.
On Wednesday night , his younger brother Indravadan Patel was shot at his store on Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Street N. | Watch video