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The Locked On Rays podcast is your daily podcast covering all facets of the Tampa Bay Rays. Hosts Kevin Weiss and Ulises Sambrano bring a journalist's and fan's perspective to dissect all things Rays, giving you your morning cup of coffee of baseball analytics, traditional stats, recaps and ramblings of the team they've followed for years. Join us every day for an exciting season that could be as thrilling as a certain comeback, extra-inning walk-off victory! Part of the Locked On Podcast Network. Follow the podcast on Twitter @LockedOnRays and e-mail comments/questions to lockedonrays@gmail.com

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Interviewing Rays Prospect: Kyle Manzardo (PART 1) | Locked On Rays

Locked On Rays YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/@LockedOnRays Locked On Rays is joined by fast-rising 1B prospect, Kyle Manzardo. Manzardo, a 2nd Round pick from the 2021 draft, was named the Rays Top Minor League Player of the Year in 2022, after he compiled a .327 average with 22 homers, 81 RBIs and a 1.043 OPS in 93 games. He had 59 BB and 65 strikeouts. He led the Rays’ minor-leaguers in average, on-base percentage (.426) and slugging percentage (.617). Kyle discusses his achievements from last year, how his childhood influenced his present and what he's looking forward to do in 2023. This is a must-watch interview for all Rays fans that want to get to know the young and talented, Kyle Manzardo. Follow Kevin Weiss @KevinWeiss_ Follow Ulises Sambrano @SambranoUlises Follow the show @LockedOnRays #RaysUp #LockedOnRays #RaysBaseball #TampaBayRays #ChampaBay #TeamTampaBay #TBRays #MLBPodcast Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! FanDuel Make Every Moment More. Place your first FIVE DOLLAR bet to get ONE HUNDRED AND FIFTY DOLLARS in Free Bets – win or lose! Visit Fanduel.com/LockedOn today to get started FANDUEL DISCLAIMER: 21+ in select states. First online real money wager only. Bonus issued as nonwithdrawable free bets that expires in 14 days. Restrictions apply. See terms at sportsbook.fanduel.com. Gambling Problem? Call 1-800-GAMBLER or visit FanDuel.com/RG (CO, IA, MD, MI, NJ, PA, IL, VA, WV), 1-800-NEXT-STEP or text NEXTSTEP to 53342 (AZ), 1-888-789-7777 or visit ccpg.org/chat (CT), 1-800-9-WITH-IT (IN), 1-800-522-4700 (WY, KS) or visit ksgamblinghelp.com (KS), 1-877-770-STOP (LA), 1-877-8-HOPENY or text HOPENY (467369) (NY), TN REDLINE 1-800-889-9789 (TN) Built Bar Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON15,” and you’ll get 15% off your next order. Follow & Subscribe on all Podcast platforms… 🎧 https://link.chtbl.com/LORays?sid=You... Locked On MLB League-Wide: Every Team, Prospects & More 🎧 https://linktr.ee/LockedOnMLB Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

23m
Feb 06
PART 2: New Wave of Rays Prospects with Aram Leighton | Locked On Rays

Locked On Rays YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/@LockedOnRays Locked On Rays is joined once more this week by Prospect Connoisseur and JustBaseball.com co-founder and Executive Editor, Aram Leighton. The trio discusses the possibility of a Curtis Mead call-up, fast rising prospects Mason Auer and Kyle Manzardo, as well as other names that Rays fans will want to keep an eye on their development through the 2023 season. Follow Kevin Weiss @KevinWeiss_ Follow Ulises Sambrano @SambranoUlises Follow the show @LockedOnRays #RaysUp #LockedOnRays #RaysBaseball #TampaBayRays #ChampaBay #TeamTampaBay #TBRays #MLBPodcast Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! FanDuel Make Every Moment More. Place your first FIVE DOLLAR bet to get ONE HUNDRED AND FIFTY DOLLARS in Free Bets – win or lose! Visit Fanduel.com/LockedOn today to get started FANDUEL DISCLAIMER: 21+ in select states. First online real money wager only. Bonus issued as nonwithdrawable free bets that expires in 14 days. Restrictions apply. See terms at sportsbook.fanduel.com. Gambling Problem? Call 1-800-GAMBLER or visit FanDuel.com/RG (CO, IA, MD, MI, NJ, PA, IL, VA, WV), 1-800-NEXT-STEP or text NEXTSTEP to 53342 (AZ), 1-888-789-7777 or visit ccpg.org/chat (CT), 1-800-9-WITH-IT (IN), 1-800-522-4700 (WY, KS) or visit ksgamblinghelp.com (KS), 1-877-770-STOP (LA), 1-877-8-HOPENY or text HOPENY (467369) (NY), TN REDLINE 1-800-889-9789 (TN) Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

40m
Feb 03
New Wave of Rays Prospects with Aram Leighton | Locked On Rays

Locked On Rays YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/@LockedOnRays Locked On Rays is joined by podcast friend, Aram Leighton. Aram, Co-Founder and Executive Editor of JustBaseball.com, discusses the upside, flaws and possible outcomes of Rays rookies such as Josh Lowe, Vidal Bruján, Taylor Walls and Jonathan Aranda. -How much of a sample size do you need to gauge a prospect's output in MLB? -What can be expected this season for those Rays rookies that had tremendous output in AAA but haven't had sustained major league success? Follow Kevin Weiss @KevinWeiss_ Follow Ulises Sambrano @SambranoUlises Follow the show @LockedOnRays #RaysUp #LockedOnRays #RaysBaseball #TampaBayRays #ChampaBay #TeamTampaBay #TBRays #MLBPodcast Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! FanDuel Make Every Moment More. Place your first FIVE DOLLAR bet to get ONE HUNDRED AND FIFTY DOLLARS in Free Bets – win or lose! Visit Fanduel.com/LockedOn today to get started FANDUEL DISCLAIMER: 21+ in select states. First online real money wager only. Bonus issued as nonwithdrawable free bets that expires in 14 days. Restrictions apply. See terms at sportsbook.fanduel.com. Gambling Problem? Call 1-800-GAMBLER or visit FanDuel.com/RG (CO, IA, MD, MI, NJ, PA, IL, VA, WV), 1-800-NEXT-STEP or text NEXTSTEP to 53342 (AZ), 1-888-789-7777 or visit ccpg.org/chat (CT), 1-800-9-WITH-IT (IN), 1-800-522-4700 (WY, KS) or visit ksgamblinghelp.com (KS), 1-877-770-STOP (LA), 1-877-8-HOPENY or text HOPENY (467369) (NY), TN REDLINE 1-800-889-9789 (TN) Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

34m
Feb 01
Pete Fairbanks & Yandy Díaz Get Extended! | Locked On Rays

Locked On Rays YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/@LockedOnRays The Tampa Bay Rays fandom is getting some good news as two fan favorite players are both getting extensions in Pete Fairbanks and Yandy Díaz. Pete Fairbanks will be earning $3.67 million for the next three seasons and there's an option for the 2026 season for $7 million. Yandy Díaz's is for also 3 years but $24 million. Follow Kevin Weiss @KevinWeiss_ Follow Ulises Sambrano @SambranoUlises Follow the show @LockedOnRays #RaysUp #LockedOnRays #RaysBaseball #TampaBayRays #ChampaBay #TeamTampaBay #TBRays #MLBPodcast Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! FanDuel Make Every Moment More. Place your first FIVE DOLLAR bet to get ONE HUNDRED AND FIFTY DOLLARS in Free Bets – win or lose! Visit Fanduel.com/LockedOn today to get started FANDUEL DISCLAIMER: 21+ in select states. First online real money wager only. Bonus issued as nonwithdrawable free bets that expires in 14 days. Restrictions apply. See terms at sportsbook.fanduel.com. Gambling Problem? Call 1-800-GAMBLER or visit FanDuel.com/RG (CO, IA, MD, MI, NJ, PA, IL, VA, WV), 1-800-NEXT-STEP or text NEXTSTEP to 53342 (AZ), 1-888-789-7777 or visit ccpg.org/chat (CT), 1-800-9-WITH-IT (IN), 1-800-522-4700 (WY, KS) or visit ksgamblinghelp.com (KS), 1-877-770-STOP (LA), 1-877-8-HOPENY or text HOPENY (467369) (NY), TN REDLINE 1-800-889-9789 (TN) Built Bar Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON15,” and you’ll get 15% off your next order. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

34m
Jan 30
Interviewing Rays Prospect: Mason Auer (PART 3) | Locked On Rays

A 5th round pick from the 2021 draft, Mason Auer had an impressive first full-year in professional baseball, between Low-A Charleston and High-A Bowling green. He slashed .290/.372/.487 with 15 home runs between both teams while also showing off his tremendous speed with 12 triples and 48 stolen bases. Mason joins Locked On Rays and shares his off-season regimen, his 2023 goals, his experience as a professional baseball player while also sharing his passion for baseball from a young age. Mason Auer is a name Rays fans have started to recognize and this is a must-watch interview to learn more about Mason on and off the field. Follow Kevin Weiss @KevinWeiss_ Follow Ulises Sambrano @SambranoUlises Follow the show @LockedOnRays #RaysUp #LockedOnRays #RaysBaseball #TampaBayRays #ChampaBay #TeamTampaBay #TBRays #MLBPodcast Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! FanDuel Make Every Moment More. Place your first FIVE DOLLAR bet to get ONE HUNDRED AND FIFTY DOLLARS in Free Bets – win or lose! Visit Fanduel.com/LockedOn today to get started FANDUEL DISCLAIMER: 21+ in select states. First online real money wager only. Bonus issued as nonwithdrawable free bets that expires in 14 days. Restrictions apply. See terms at sportsbook.fanduel.com. Gambling Problem? Call 1-800-GAMBLER or visit FanDuel.com/RG (CO, IA, MD, MI, NJ, PA, IL, VA, WV), 1-800-NEXT-STEP or text NEXTSTEP to 53342 (AZ), 1-888-789-7777 or visit ccpg.org/chat (CT), 1-800-9-WITH-IT (IN), 1-800-522-4700 (WY, KS) or visit ksgamblinghelp.com (KS), 1-877-770-STOP (LA), 1-877-8-HOPENY or text HOPENY (467369) (NY), TN REDLINE 1-800-889-9789 (TN)  Follow & Subscribe on all Podcast platforms… 🎧 https://link.chtbl.com/LORays?sid=You... Locked On MLB League-Wide: Every Team, Prospects & More 🎧 https://linktr.ee/LockedOnMLB Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

28m
Jan 27
Jeffrey Springs Contract Extension! | Locked On Rays

Locked On Rays YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/@LockedOnRays The Tampa Bay Rays surprised its fandom by signing lefty starter and ex-relief pitcher Jeffrey Springs to a 4-year deal worth $31 million. His contract could be worth up to $65.75 million if all incentives are met as well as the 2027 team option is picked up. Jeffrey Springs was a revelation in the 2022 season joining the rotation putting up a 2.46 ERA in 135 innings pitched with 144 strikeouts. His 5.60 BB% and 26.2K% along with his 147 ERA+ made him one of the most underrated starters of the 2023 season. -Was he the first choice for a contract extension this season? -Will the Rays sign any of their other players for extensions? -Pitching, Pitching and more pitching. Will the Rays do something to address the lack of offense? Follow Kevin Weiss @KevinWeiss_ Follow Ulises Sambrano @SambranoUlises Follow the show @LockedOnRays #RaysUp #LockedOnRays #RaysBaseball #TampaBayRays #ChampaBay #TeamTampaBay #TBRays #MLBPodcast Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! FanDuel Make Every Moment More. Place your first FIVE DOLLAR bet to get ONE HUNDRED AND FIFTY DOLLARS in Free Bets – win or lose! Visit Fanduel.com/LockedOn today to get started FANDUEL DISCLAIMER: 21+ in select states. First online real money wager only. Bonus issued as nonwithdrawable free bets that expires in 14 days. Restrictions apply. See terms at sportsbook.fanduel.com. Gambling Problem? Call 1-800-GAMBLER or visit FanDuel.com/RG (CO, IA, MD, MI, NJ, PA, IL, VA, WV), 1-800-NEXT-STEP or text NEXTSTEP to 53342 (AZ), 1-888-789-7777 or visit ccpg.org/chat (CT), 1-800-9-WITH-IT (IN), 1-800-522-4700 (WY, KS) or visit ksgamblinghelp.com (KS), 1-877-770-STOP (LA), 1-877-8-HOPENY or text HOPENY (467369) (NY), TN REDLINE 1-800-889-9789 (TN) Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

39m
Jan 26
Interviewing Rays Prospect: Mason Auer (PART 2) | Locked On Rays

A 5th round pick from the 2021 draft, Mason Auer had an impressive first full-year in professional baseball, between Low-A Charleston and High-A Bowling green. He slashed .290/.372/.487 with 15 home runs between both teams while also showing off his tremendous speed with 12 triples and 48 stolen bases. Mason joins Locked On Rays and shares his off-season regimen, his 2023 goals, his experience as a professional baseball player while also sharing his passion for baseball from a young age. Mason Auer is a name Rays fans have started to recognize and this is a must-watch interview to learn more about Mason on and off the field. Follow Kevin Weiss @KevinWeiss_ Follow Ulises Sambrano @SambranoUlises Follow the show @LockedOnRays #RaysUp #LockedOnRays #RaysBaseball #TampaBayRays #ChampaBay #TeamTampaBay #TBRays #MLBPodcast Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! FanDuel Make Every Moment More. Place your first FIVE DOLLAR bet to get ONE HUNDRED AND FIFTY DOLLARS in Free Bets – win or lose! Visit Fanduel.com/LockedOn today to get started FANDUEL DISCLAIMER: 21+ in select states. First online real money wager only. Bonus issued as nonwithdrawable free bets that expires in 14 days. Restrictions apply. See terms at sportsbook.fanduel.com. Gambling Problem? Call 1-800-GAMBLER or visit FanDuel.com/RG (CO, IA, MD, MI, NJ, PA, IL, VA, WV), 1-800-NEXT-STEP or text NEXTSTEP to 53342 (AZ), 1-888-789-7777 or visit ccpg.org/chat (CT), 1-800-9-WITH-IT (IN), 1-800-522-4700 (WY, KS) or visit ksgamblinghelp.com (KS), 1-877-770-STOP (LA), 1-877-8-HOPENY or text HOPENY (467369) (NY), TN REDLINE 1-800-889-9789 (TN)  Follow & Subscribe on all Podcast platforms… 🎧 https://link.chtbl.com/LORays?sid=You... Locked On MLB League-Wide: Every Team, Prospects & More 🎧 https://linktr.ee/LockedOnMLB #Rays #TampaBayRays #MLB Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

26m
Jan 25
Interviewing Rays Prospect: Mason Auer (PART 1) | Locked On Rays

A 5th round pick from the 2021 draft, Mason Auer had an impressive first full-year in professional baseball, between Low-A Charleston and High-A Bowling green. He slashed .290/.372/.487 with 15 home runs between both teams while also showing off his tremendous speed with 12 triples and 48 stolen bases. Mason joins Locked On Rays and shares his off-season regimen, his 2023 goals, his experience as a professional baseball player while also sharing his passion for baseball from a young age. Mason Auer is a name Rays fans have started to recognize and this is a must-watch interview to learn more about Mason on and off the field. Follow Kevin Weiss @KevinWeiss_ Follow Ulises Sambrano @SambranoUlises Follow the show @LockedOnRays #RaysUp #LockedOnRays #RaysBaseball #TampaBayRays #ChampaBay #TeamTampaBay #TBRays #MLBPodcast Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! FanDuel Make Every Moment More. Place your first FIVE DOLLAR bet to get ONE HUNDRED AND FIFTY DOLLARS in Free Bets – win or lose! Visit Fanduel.com/LockedOn today to get started FANDUEL DISCLAIMER: 21+ in select states. First online real money wager only. Bonus issued as nonwithdrawable free bets that expires in 14 days. Restrictions apply. See terms at sportsbook.fanduel.com. Gambling Problem? Call 1-800-GAMBLER or visit FanDuel.com/RG (CO, IA, MD, MI, NJ, PA, IL, VA, WV), 1-800-NEXT-STEP or text NEXTSTEP to 53342 (AZ), 1-888-789-7777 or visit ccpg.org/chat (CT), 1-800-9-WITH-IT (IN), 1-800-522-4700 (WY, KS) or visit ksgamblinghelp.com (KS), 1-877-770-STOP (LA), 1-877-8-HOPENY or text HOPENY (467369) (NY), TN REDLINE 1-800-889-9789 (TN)  Follow & Subscribe on all Podcast platforms… 🎧 https://link.chtbl.com/LORays?sid=You... Locked On MLB League-Wide: Every Team, Prospects & More 🎧 https://linktr.ee/LockedOnMLB #Rays #TampaBayRays #MLB Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

26m
Jan 24
Way Too Early MLB 2023 Predictions | Locked On Rays

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38m
Jan 20
MAILBAG: What Could Have Been | Locked On Rays

MAILBAG EPISODE! Locked On Rays opens up the mailbag and answers your questions, comments and suggestions on this episode including: -Who was a prospect that you were excited for but never lived up to expectations? -How excited are you about the World Baseball Classic? -Do you think the new re-balanced schedule will be a benefit for the Rays in the upcoming season? Follow Kevin Weiss @KevinWeiss_ Follow Ulises Sambrano @SambranoUlises Follow the show @LockedOnRays #RaysUp #LockedOnRays #RaysBaseball #TampaBayRays #ChampaBay #TeamTampaBay #TBRays #MLBPodcast Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! BetOnline There is only 1 place that has you covered and 1 place we trust. Betonline.net! BetOnline - the fastest and easiest way to wager on all your favorite sports and play your favorite games. BetOnline – Where The Game Starts! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

31m
Jan 18
Arbitration Shenanigans | Locked On Rays

The Tampa Bay Rays had 14 players who were arbitration eligible for the 2023 season and were only able to settle with 7 players. The Rays will now go to arbitration with the following players: Jason Adam, Ryan Thompson, Pete Fairbanks, Jeffrey Springs, Colin Poche, Yandy Díaz and Harold Ramirez. -The Rays are arguing for a cumulative $3 million against these 7 players. Is this a bad look for the Rays? -Could this foster negativity between the player and the team? Follow Kevin Weiss @KevinWeiss_ Follow Ulises Sambrano @SambranoUlises Follow the show @LockedOnRays #RaysUp #LockedOnRays #RaysBaseball #TampaBayRays #ChampaBay #TeamTampaBay #TBRays #MLBPodcast Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON15,” and you’ll get 15% off your next order. BetOnline There is only 1 place that has you covered and 1 place we trust. Betonline.net! BetOnline - the fastest and easiest way to wager on all your favorite sports and play your favorite games. BetOnline – Where The Game Starts! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

35m
Jan 16
Prospects On the Rise: Mason Auer & Kyle Manzardo | Locked On Rays

The Tampa Bay Rays fandom has been more in tuned to their prospects down in the farm due to the Rays' way of operating. Every year there are new prospects to get excited about and Mason Auer and Kyle Manzardo are both very interesting players that have been on fire in the minor leagues. Let's dive deep on their numbers and what they could provide hopefully sooner than later. Follow Kevin Weiss @KevinWeiss_ Follow Ulises Sambrano @SambranoUlises Follow the show @LockedOnRays #RaysUp #LockedOnRays #RaysBaseball #TampaBayRays #ChampaBay #TeamTampaBay #TBRays #MLBPodcast Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON15,” and you’ll get 15% off your next order. BetOnline There is only 1 place that has you covered and 1 place we trust. Betonline.net! BetOnline - the fastest and easiest way to wager on all your favorite sports and play your favorite games. BetOnline – Where The Game Starts! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

40m
Jan 14
MAILBAG: How Will the Rays Improve Their Offense? | Locked On Rays

MAILBAG EPISODE! (RECORDED ON SUNDAY JAN 8TH!) The Tampa Bay Rays had one of the worst offenses in MLB by a lot of standards. Erik Neander mentioned that their offense would need to be addressed in the off-season. It is almost mid-January and Rays fandom keeps twirling their thumbs as Free Agent names and trade candidates have gone by the wayside including Jose Abreu, Sean Murphy, Brandon Belt and nostalgic option Evan Longoria. What will they do with 5 weeks left till Spring Training starts to improve their offense? Follow Kevin Weiss @KevinWeiss_ Follow Ulises Sambrano @SambranoUlises Follow the show @LockedOnRays #RaysUp #LockedOnRays #RaysBaseball #TampaBayRays #ChampaBay #TeamTampaBay #TBRays #MLBPodcast Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON15,” and you’ll get 15% off your next order. BetOnline There is only 1 place that has you covered and 1 place we trust. Betonline.net! BetOnline - the fastest and easiest way to wager on all your favorite sports and play your favorite games. BetOnline – Where The Game Starts! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

29m
Jan 12
Way Too Early Rays 2023 Predictions | Locked On Rays

Although it is only the second week of January, it is already time for a 'Way too early prediction' episode for the Tampa Bay Rays 2023 season. -How many innings will Tyler Glasnow pitch? -Will more than one starting pitcher receive Cy Young votes? -Can Zach Eflin lead the rotation in innings pitched? -Will Drew Rasmussen and Jeffrey Springs keep impressing? Follow Kevin Weiss @KevinWeiss_ Follow Ulises Sambrano @SambranoUlises Follow the show @LockedOnRays Follow & Subscribe on all Podcast platforms… 🎧 https://link.chtbl.com/LORays?sid=You... Locked On MLB League-Wide: Every Team, Prospects & More 🎧 https://linktr.ee/LockedOnMLB #Rays #TampaBayRays #MLB #RaysUp #LockedOnRays #RaysBaseball #TampaBayRays #ChampaBay #TeamTampaBay #TBRays #MLBPodcast Show less Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

32m
Jan 09
New Year's Resolutions for the Tampa Bay Rays | Locked On Rays

The Tampa Bay Rays open the 2023 year with not a lot of off-season moves, no real movement on the stadium saga nor an offensive acquisition that can help the team. What should be the team's New Year's Resolution? Let us know in the comments below! Follow Kevin Weiss @KevinWeiss_ Follow Ulises Sambrano @SambranoUlises Follow the show @LockedOnRays #Rays #RaysUp #LockedOnRays #RaysBaseball #TampaBay #TampaBayRays #ChampaBay #TeamTampaBay #TBRays #MLBPodcast Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON15,” and you’ll get 15% off your next order. BetOnline There is only 1 place that has you covered and 1 place we trust. Betonline.net! BetOnline - the fastest and easiest way to wager on all your favorite sports and play your favorite games. BetOnline – Where The Game Starts! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

37m
Jan 06
MAILBAG: Free Agent Bats Still Available? | Locked On Rays

Locked on Rays opens up the mailbag and respondes the following questions: -Rays need a lefty bat. Thoughts on trading for Florida native Daniel Vogelbach… Is he a good fit? What would it take to get him? -What do the two of you think about Eric Hosmer as a replacement for Ji-Man Choi? -Does Vidal Bruján have a future with this team long term? Follow Kevin Weiss @KevinWeiss_ Follow Ulises Sambrano @SambranoUlises Follow the show @LockedOnRays #Rays #RaysUp #LockedOnRays #RaysBaseball #TampaBay #TampaBayRays #ChampaBay #TeamTampaBay #TBRays #MLBPodcast Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! BetOnline There is only 1 place that has you covered and 1 place we trust. Betonline.net! BetOnline - the fastest and easiest way to wager on all your favorite sports and play your favorite games. BetOnline – Where The Game Starts! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

34m
Jan 04
Best & Worst Rays Moments From 2022 | Locked On Rays

The Tampa Bay Rays 2022 season did not go according to plan. But, like every season, there are always ups and downs, positives and negatives that we can all pinpoint during the season. What were your best and worst memories from the 2022 season? Follow Kevin Weiss @KevinWeiss_ Follow Ulises Sambrano @SambranoUlises Follow the show @LockedOnRays #Rays #RaysUp #LockedOnRays #RaysBaseball #TampaBay #TampaBayRays #ChampaBay #TeamTampaBay #TBRays #MLBPodcast Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON15,” and you’ll get 15% off your next order. BetOnline There is only 1 place that has you covered and 1 place we trust. Betonline.net! BetOnline - the fastest and easiest way to wager on all your favorite sports and play your favorite games. BetOnline – Where The Game Starts! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

30m
Jan 03
Wander Franco Will Bounce Back in 2023 | Locked On Rays

Wander Franco had a tough 2022 season, filled with injuries and inconsistency. Although the final stat line is not disappointing for someone who is only 21 years old, Wander's expectations have followed him more closely since inking that 11 yrs/$182M contract with the Rays last off-season. What went right for him this season? What went wrong? What is his outlook for the future? Follow Kevin Weiss @KevinWeiss_ Follow Ulises Sambrano @SambranoUlises Follow the show @LockedOnRays #Rays #RaysUp #LockedOnRays #RaysBaseball #TampaBay #TampaBayRays #ChampaBay #TeamTampaBay #TBRays #MLBPodcast Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

30m
Dec 30, 2022
Can José Sirí's Bat Be Unlocked By The Rays? | Locked On Rays

The Tampa Bay Rays pulled a three-team trade in the summer of 2022 which gained them defensive wizard, José Sirí. His talent with the glove and speed is obvious to anyone, but can the Rays find a way to improve his offensive output? What went right for him in 2022? What went wrong? Locked On Rays dives into the numbers and tackles all these questions. Follow Kevin Weiss @KevinWeiss_ Follow Ulises Sambrano @SambranoUlises Follow the show @LockedOnRays #Rays #RaysUp #LockedOnRays #RaysBaseball #TampaBay #TampaBayRays #ChampaBay #TeamTampaBay #TBRays #MLBPodcast Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! BetOnline There is only 1 place that has you covered and 1 place we trust. Betonline.net! BetOnline - the fastest and easiest way to wager on all your favorite sports and play your favorite games. BetOnline – Where The Game Starts! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

27m
Dec 28, 2022
Aaron Judge, Messi, Rams, Bengals, Ovechkin, Coach K, Sue Bird and more of the best sports moments from 2022

Locked On Sports Today, hosted by Peter Bukowski takes a look at the biggest sports moments from 2022. From Aaron Judge's home run record, to championships for the Warriors, Rams, Astros, and Avalanche, to retirements of Coach K, Sue Bird, and Tom Brady retiring and un-retiring. 2022 was a big year in sports. In this year end special we look back on the biggest stories, the biggest games, and the superstars who called it a career. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

34m
Dec 26, 2022
What's On Your Rays Christmas Wish List? | Locked On Rays

The Tampa Bay Rays fandom is aching for more moves to be made by the front office, especially on the offensive side of the ball. With this episode, let's unveil what are Rays wish list would be for each one. Let's have some fun with this one and type your wish list on the comment section below! Follow Kevin Weiss @KevinWeiss_ Follow Ulises Sambrano @SambranoUlises Follow the show @LockedOnRays #Rays #RaysUp #LockedOnRays #RaysBaseball #TampaBay #TampaBayRays #ChampaBay #TeamTampaBay #TBRays #MLBPodcast Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! BetOnline There is only 1 place that has you covered and 1 place we trust. Betonline.net! BetOnline - the fastest and easiest way to wager on all your favorite sports and play your favorite games. BetOnline – Where The Game Starts! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

30m
Dec 23, 2022
MAILBAG: Does Seth Brown Make Sense for the Rays? | Locked On Rays

MAILBAG EPISODE! Locked on Rays keeps getting great comments, questions and suggestions and we urge you to send them along. On this episode we tackle: -Should Seth Brown be a target that the Rays pursue? -What is the excitement level for the 2023 season? -What is the determining factor on the stadium location? Follow Kevin Weiss @KevinWeiss_ Follow Ulises Sambrano @SambranoUlises Follow the show @LockedOnRays #Rays #RaysUp #LockedOnRays #RaysBaseball #TampaBay #TampaBayRays #ChampaBay #TeamTampaBay #TBRays #MLBPodcast Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! BetOnline There is only 1 place that has you covered and 1 place we trust. Betonline.net! BetOnline - the fastest and easiest way to wager on all your favorite sports and play your favorite games. BetOnline – Where The Game Starts! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

31m
Dec 21, 2022
J.P. Feyereisen to the Dodgers | Locked On Rays

The Tampa Bay Rays had a few flurry of news happen during the week so let's break them down: 1. J.P. Feyereisen was DFA'd to make room for Zack Eflin. He was later traded to the L.A. Dodgers for minor league pitcher Jeff Belge. 2. Brendan McKay has been signed to a two year minor league contract. 3. Kevin Kiermaier contract details are out. Follow Kevin Weiss @KevinWeiss_ Follow Ulises Sambrano @SambranoUlises Follow the show @LockedOnRays #Rays #RaysUp #LockedOnRays #RaysBaseball #TampaBay #TampaBayRays #ChampaBay #TeamTampaBay #TBRays #MLBPodcast Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! BetOnline There is only 1 place that has you covered and 1 place we trust. Betonline.net! BetOnline - the fastest and easiest way to wager on all your favorite sports and play your favorite games. BetOnline – Where The Game Starts! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

29m
Dec 19, 2022
Is Jonathan Aranda Going to be Traded? | Locked On Rays

The Tampa Bay Rays had an influx of rookies taking a lot of playing time due to the multiple injuries the club suffered through the 2022 season.Is Jonathan Aranda a rookie that will see his playing time increase or will he be used as a trade chip? Vidal Bruján is also on the same boat. Has the team given up on the possibility to see Vidal become an important cog of this team's future after a difficult 2022 season? Follow Kevin Weiss @KevinWeiss_ Follow Ulises Sambrano @SambranoUlises Follow the show @LockedOnRays #Rays #RaysUp #LockedOnRays #RaysBaseball #TampaBay #TampaBayRays #ChampaBay #TeamTampaBay #TBRays #MLBPodcast Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON15,” and you’ll get 15% off your next order. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

36m
Dec 16, 2022
MAILBAG: Will Rays Retire Fred McGriff's Number? | Locked On Rays

-Will the Rays retire newly Hall of Famer, Fred McGriff's number? -Is the Trea Turner massive deal with the Phillies an overpay? -Who would you rather the Rays pursue, Michael Comforto or Sean Murphy? Follow Kevin Weiss @KevinWeiss_ Follow Ulises Sambrano @SambranoUlises Follow the show @LockedOnRays #Rays #RaysUp #LockedOnRays #RaysBaseball #TampaBay #TampaBayRays #ChampaBay #TeamTampaBay #TBRays #MLBPodcast Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! BetOnline There is only 1 place that has you covered and 1 place we trust. Betonline.net! BetOnline - the fastest and easiest way to wager on all your favorite sports and play your favorite games. BetOnline – Where The Game Starts! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

31m
Dec 14, 2022
Brooks Raley Traded to the New York Mets | Locked On Rays

The Tampa Bay Rays have traded high-leverage lefty relief pitcher Brooks Raley to the Mets in exchange for minor-league lefty Keyshawn Askew. The Rays have plenty of southpaw options in the bullpen. What were other reasons for this trade? What could be expected from the young, but intriguing Askew? Follow Kevin Weiss @KevinWeiss_ Follow Ulises Sambrano @SambranoUlises Follow the show @LockedOnRays #Rays #RaysUp #LockedOnRays #RaysBaseball #TampaBay #TampaBayRays #ChampaBay #TeamTampaBay #TBRays #MLBPodcast Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! BetOnline There is only 1 place that has you covered and 1 place we trust. Betonline.net! BetOnline - the fastest and easiest way to wager on all your favorite sports and play your favorite games. BetOnline – Where The Game Starts! SimpliSafe Today’s episode of Locked On Rays is sponsored by SimpliSafe Home Security. With Fast Protect™️ Technology, exclusively from SimpliSafe, 24/7 monitoring agents capture evidence to accurately verify a threat for faster police response. There’s No Safe Like SimpliSafe. Visit SimpliSafe dot com slash LockedOnMLB to learn more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

30m
Dec 13, 2022
Kevin Kiermaier Is Now A Blue Jay | Locked On Rays

After roaming the artificial turf of Tropicana Field and being the face of the franchise for close to a decade, Kevin Kiermaier will be donning a different shade of blue as it is reported he will be signing with the Toronto Blue Jays. As he stays within the AL East, Rays fans will be able to see plenty of The Outlaw in 2023...just in a different uniform. Follow Kevin Weiss @KevinWeiss_ Follow Ulises Sambrano @SambranoUlises Follow the show @LockedOnRays #Rays #RaysUp #LockedOnRays #RaysBaseball #TampaBay #TampaBayRays #ChampaBay #TeamTampaBay #TBRays #MLBPodcast Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! BetOnline There is only 1 place that has you covered and 1 place we trust. Betonline.net! BetOnline - the fastest and easiest way to wager on all your favorite sports and play your favorite games. BetOnline – Where The Game Starts! SimpliSafe Today’s episode of Locked On Rays is sponsored by SimpliSafe Home Security. With Fast Protect™️ Technology, exclusively from SimpliSafe, 24/7 monitoring agents capture evidence to accurately verify a threat for faster police response. There’s No Safe Like SimpliSafe. Visit SimpliSafe dot com slash LockedOnMLB to learn more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

27m
Dec 12, 2022
Jason Adam Should Have Been An All-Star | Locked On Rays

The Tampa Bay Rays had only one representative in this year's All-Star Game in Los Angeles. However, Jason Adam had the numbers as a reliever to be amongst the best in the American League. One of the biggest snubs in TB Rays history. How about Shawn Armstrong? Did his improvement at the end of the season point to a larger role in 2023? Could he be a candidate to move into the rotation like Drew Rasmussen and Jeffrey Springs have done? Follow Kevin Weiss @KevinWeiss_ Follow Ulises Sambrano @SambranoUlises Follow the show @LockedOnRays #Rays #RaysUp #LockedOnRays #RaysBaseball #TampaBay #TampaBayRays #ChampaBay #TeamTampaBay #TBRays #MLBPodcast Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

30m
Dec 09, 2022
Will Brandon Lowe Bounce Back in 2023? | Locked On Rays

Second baseman Brandon Lowe had his toughest year with the Tampa Bay Rays in 2022. Although injuries were a big part of lack of production, when he was on the field, he did not provide the level of output Rays fans have come to expect. What went right for him this year? What went wrong? What could we expect him from him 2023? Follow Kevin Weiss @KevinWeiss_ Follow Ulises Sambrano @SambranoUlises Follow the show @LockedOnRays #Rays #RaysUp #LockedOnRays #RaysBaseball #TampaBay #TampaBayRays #ChampaBay #TeamTampaBay #TBRays #MLBPodcast Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! BetOnline There is only 1 place that has you covered and 1 place we trust. Betonline.net! BetOnline - the fastest and easiest way to wager on all your favorite sports and play your favorite games. BetOnline – Where The Game Starts! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

29m
Dec 08, 2022
MAILBAG: Will Drew Rasmussen Be a Trade Chip to Improve Offense? | Locked On Rays

MAILBAG EPISODE! The Tampa Bay Rays need offense. How can they go about getting some bats? Free Agents will cost Stu Sternberg a pretty penny. So, can the lineup be improved through trades? If so, will Drew Rasmussen or Jeffrey Springs be trade chips used to get said bats? Also, there are reports that Bryan Reynolds is malcontent in Pittsburgh and would like to get traded. What would a package look like to obtain the talented bat of Reynolds? Make sure to leave your trade packages in the comments below! Follow Kevin Weiss @KevinWeiss_ Follow Ulises Sambrano @SambranoUlises Follow the show @LockedOnRays #Rays #RaysUp #LockedOnRays #RaysBaseball #TampaBay #TampaBayRays #ChampaBay #TeamTampaBay #TBRays #MLBPodcast Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! BetOnline There is only 1 place that has you covered and 1 place we trust. Betonline.net! BetOnline - the fastest and easiest way to wager on all your favorite sports and play your favorite games. BetOnline – Where The Game Starts! SimpliSafe Today’s episode of Locked On Rays is sponsored by SimpliSafe Home Security. With Fast Protect™️ Technology, exclusively from SimpliSafe, 24/7 monitoring agents capture evidence to accurately verify a threat for faster police response. There’s No Safe Like SimpliSafe. Visit SimpliSafe dot com slash LockedOnMLB to learn more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

33m
Dec 07, 2022