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Under The Orange Roof: Dark Clouds On The Horizon

The Rays started the second half of their schedule in Atlanta, and Steve Carney discusses the weekend series win along with some of the possibilities that could be on the minds of the front office with the trade deadline now less than two weeks away.

We also get into comments made by pitcher Rich Hill about the rules implemented during the pandemic, and how those comments could foreshadow the problems in negotiations between the league and Players Association in trying to take the next step in the business of the sport with a new collective bargaining agreement.

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Steve Carney is the founder and publisher of St. Pete Nine. One of the people most associated with baseball coverage in Tampa Bay, he spent 13 seasons covering the Rays for flagship radio station WDAE, first as producer of Rays Radio broadcasts, then as beat reporter beginning in 2011. He likes new analytics and aged bourbon, and is the owner of one of the ugliest knuckleballs ever witnessed by baseball scouts.

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