St. Petersburg used to be one of baseball’s biggest spring training cities. It may now get a team back for the first time since 2008.
The Boston Red Sox take on the Tampa Bay Devil Rays in a 1998 spring training game at Al Lang Stadium. [Times files]
Not surprisingly, the majority of questions thrown at Rays principal owner Stuart Sternberg in Tueday’s press conference focused on the new.
How could two cities, over a thousand miles apart, share one team?