SpecialFNK wrote:last I read about Pena is that he was an option for the Yankees. maybe the Rays had been considering Pena and didn't want to lose him to the Yankees because they were taking their time deciding on whether to sign Pena.
everyone should know what to expect with Pena. low AVG, good OBP, and power.
From what I have heard, it was the Tigers that scared the Rays into offering more money. The Rays had a 6 million offer on the table for Pena, but bumped it up once VMart got hurt.