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Spring in Rays step?

A new Ray

in Tampa Bay?

The Rays typically don't do too well in the spring:

Year W-L-T

1998 12-18-0

1999 14-14-1

2000 14-17-0

2001 12-15-1

2002 10-16-1

2003 8-19-3

2004 11-8-0

2005 13-16-0

2006 13-16-1

2007 10-19-2

2008 17-6-2

Spring in their step?

With three games left, the Rays have compiled one of the best spring records going back to 1980, but that is no guarantee of regular-season success:

SpringSeason
YearteamW-LPct.W-L
1997Marlins26-5.83992-70*
1983White Sox20-7.74199-63*
2008Rays17-6.739??-??
1987Cardinals17-6.73995-67*
2008Angels18-7.720??-??
1982Braves18-7.72089-73*
1998Red Sox20-8.71492-70*
1980Twins15-6.71477-84
1999Royals22-9.71064-97
1992Reds22-9.71090-72
2003Royals19-8.70483-79
1999Dodgers21-9.70077-85
1984Mariners21-9.70049-63

* Made playoffs Ties excluded

Source: Rays

Spring in Rays step? 03/26/08 [Last modified: Thursday, March 27, 2008 4:12pm]
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