Monthly Archives: January 2013

Stone Crabs 2013 Field Staff Announced

For the first time in franchise history, the Stone Crabs will be taking the field in 2013 without manager Jim Morrison. The Rays have released their coaching staffs for the 2013 season and the Stone Crabs will be lead by … Continue reading

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Former Stone Crab Wendt Suspended For 50 Games

Former Stone Crabs catcher David Wendt is the latest victim of the Minor League Drug Program. Wendt has been suspended for 50 games for violating the MiLB Drug Prevention and Treatment Program after testing positive for Methylhexaneamine. He is the … Continue reading

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Four Stone Crab Alumni Invited To Big League Camp

In a series of minor league deals announced today, four former Stone Crabs have received invitations to major league spring training. Marquis Fleming, Adam Liberatore, Mark Thomas and Kirby Yates will be starting spring training a few weeks early as … Continue reading

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Six Stone Crab Alumni Invited to Rays Winter Development Camp

Six former Stone Crabs will spend a week in St. Petersburg as part of the Rays annual Winter Development Camp. Tim Beckham, Alex Colome, Frank De Los Santos, Mikie Mahtook, Ennny Romero and Riccio Torrez join the roster of 31 … Continue reading

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Local Singers Invited to National Anthem Auditions for Rays Spring Training and Stone Crabs

Press Release provided by Stone Crabs Marketing Manager Mary Hegley. The Charlotte Stone Crabs will host open national anthem auditions for the 2013 Rays Spring Training season and Stone Crabs regular season on Thursday Jan. 31 and Friday Feb. 1 … Continue reading

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Former Stone Crab Luna Signed by Dodgers

Omar Luna has signed a minor league contract with the Los Angeles Dodgers. Luna spent 135 games with the Stone Crabs spread among three seasons (2009-2011). He hit .259 with 17 doubles and 2 triples during his time with the … Continue reading

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