Life and politics from the Sunshine State's best city

Tag archive

No. 1. Whitley

Rays look to the future by signing Garrett Whitley

in Sports/Top Headlines by

It may take years in its arrival, but the Tampa Bay Rays may have help for their anemic offense on the way. The Rays signed their No. 1 draft pick, high school center fielder Garrett Whitley, to a contract Wednesday afternoon. Whitley, 18, was taken 13th in baseball’s recent draft. He will join the Gulf Coast Rays. “Garrett has all the tools we look for in a young prospect both physically and mentally,” said Rays’ director of scouting R.J. Harrison.…

Keep Reading

Go to Top