Rays Injury Updates: Matt Moore, Jeremy Hellickson, Alex Cobb, Desmond Jennings

The Tampa Bay Rays will take a much needed breather today with their second day off of the season and first in ten days.  They'll host the Minnesota Twins for a three-game set starting tomorrow before leaving on a 10-game road trip.  The Rays have had a host of injuries this season with some truly devastating ones to boot.  We have a lot of updates today, let's go over...
Via MLB Injury News
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Notebook: Alex Cobb frustrated by oblique setback

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Alex Cobb worked through a two-month rehab last summer in recovering from a mild concussion. He faces a similar absence in healing from a left oblique strain, and that frustrates him. "It has definitely been a struggle to compare the two," Cobb said. The Tampa Bay Rays right-hander was placed on the 15-day disabled list April 13 with the strain....
Via Fox Sports Florida
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Rays confirm that Alex Cobb will miss at least 4-6 weeks

Yesterday, it emerged that the Tampa Bay Rays were making the surprise move of placing Alex Cobb on the DL, just hours after the young right-hander had dazzled with seven shutout innings against the Cincinnati Reds. According to Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times, this DL stint is not going to be the minimum stay; instead, Cobb is likely to miss at least four to six weeks with the...
Via Sports Injury Alert
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Alex Cobb’s latest DL stint will force Rays to get creative

Just a day after dominating the Reds en route to a 2-1 Rays win, Alex Cobb has been placed on the disabled list due to an oblique strain. Cobb joins fellow Rays starters Jeremy Hellickson and Matt Moore on the DL, meaning that the only members of Tampa Bay’s projected preseason rotation that are still healthy are David Price and Chris Archer. This is Cobb’s third DL stint in...
Via The Outside Corner
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Rays Place P Alex Cobb on DL With Oblique Injury

  Seems like the Tampa Rays are going to have to overcome some early-season adversity as the Associated Press is reporting that starter Alex Cobb is facing some time on the sidelines. The Tampa Bay Rays put right-hander Alex Cobb on the 15-day disabled list Sunday with a strained oblique in his left side, the second starter they’ve lost to injury in a week. The Rays put lefty...
Via BlackSportsOnline
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Rays place Alex Cobb on 15-day DL with oblique strain

The Rays are down another pitcher. The team announced that right-hander Alex Cobb has been placed on the 15-day DL with a left oblique strain. Cobb, 26, held the Reds to four hits in seven shutout innings on Saturday, throwing 87 pitches. It appears his oblique may have been bothering him as early as the first inning. In three starts this season, Cobb has gone 1-1 with a 1.89 ERA...
Via Pro Sports Daily
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Rays place Alex Cobb on Disabled List

The Tampa Bay Rays' starting rotation has taken yet another hit.  The team is already just days away from deciding if Matt Moore will have to undergo Tommy John surgery & now they've had to place Alex Cobb on the DL.  Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times tweeted out the news this morning: #Rays put Cobb on DL with left oblique strain— Marc Topkin (@TBTimes_Rays)...
Via Sports Injury Alert
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Alex Cobb Placed on 15 Day DL

The Tampa Bay Rays have placed pitcher Alex Cobb on the 15 day DL with an oblique injury. This on the back end of Matt Moore's injury takes 2 of the Rays stating 5 out of the picture for a while. David Price, Chris Archer and Jake Odorizzi will have to be at the top of their game while Erik Bedard and Cesar Ramos will hope to keep the Rays atop the American League East...
Via We Talk Fantasy Sports
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Rays place right-hander Alex Cobb on DL

Tampa Bay Rays right-hander Alex Cobb has been placed on the disabled list with a left oblique strain. The team made the announcement Sunday, a day after Cobb struck out five in seven innings in Tampa Bay's 1-0 victory over the Cincinnati Reds at Great American Ball Park. He's 1-1 with a 1.89 ERA and 14 strikeouts this season. Cobb's injury places further strain on the...
Via Fox Sports Florida
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Alex Cobb throws 7 scoreless as Rays blank Reds

CINCINNATI -- Alex Cobb went seven innings on Saturday, extending Tampa Bay's run of solid starting pitching, and James Loney homered for a 1-0 victory over the slumping Cincinnati Reds. The Rays came into the interleague series with a 1-8 mark against Cincinnati. They've taken the first two games with shutdown pitching and just enough offense. Cobb (1-1) pitched seven shutout...
Via Fox Sports Florida
10 days ago  |  Discuss

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