Could one of the Rays young guns grow into a star?

by Gary Shelton on August 11, 2015 · 0 comments

in Tampa Bay Rays

Tuesday, 6 a.m.

Kiermaier retrieves Dykstra's home run ball/ANDREW J. KRAMER

Kiermaier retrieves Dykstra's home run ball/ANDREW J. KRAMER

As a franchise, the Tampa Bay Rays have had too many hitters steal their money. Perhaps that is why it is so refreshing to see the Outlaw.

There is much to like about Kevin Kiermaier, the young centerfielder. On a triple, he goes from home to third so fast you'd swear he had taken a short cut. He covers the outfield like a tarp, and if his arm is not the talk of certain circles in baseball, then it is because someone is not paying attention.

Then there is Richie Shaffer, the young slugger who

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