Sam Fuld OF TB 7 Hrs
Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times hears that free agent outfielder Sam Fuld is drawing "lots of interest."
Fuld was non-tendered by the Rays earlier this week after batting just .199/.270/.267 over 200 plate appearances this past season. He's still sorting through the possibilities, so nothing is imminent.
Sam Fuld OF TB 3 Days
Rays non-tendered OF Sam Fuld.
Fuld is an excellent defender, but he's coming off a horrible season where he batted just .199/.270/.267 over 200 plate appearances. The Rays obviously decided that lack of production wasn't worth a raise in what is Fuld's first year of arbitration eligibility. Still, he won't trouble netting a bench job somewhere.
Sam Fuld OF TB 8 Months
Sam Fuld (hamstring) will return to Grapefruit League action on Wednesday.
Fuld hasn't played a Grapefruit League game since March 3 due to a hamstring injury, but he hasn't had any issues during recent minor league games. All signs point to him being ready for Opening Day.
Sam Fuld OF TB 9 Months
Sam Fuld (hamstring) felt good Tuesday after participating in baserunning drills.
Fuld has been sidelined since March 3 with tightness in his right hamstring, but he could be ready to get some at-bats in a minor league game. There's still enough time for him to get ready for Opening Day if he can avoid setbacks.