April 2, 2011; St. Petersburg, FL, USA; Tampa Bay Rays second baseman Elliot Johnson (9) in the dugout during the game against the Baltimore Orioles at Tropicana Field. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-US PRESSWIRE

Around the Twitterverse: The Start of Spring


Spring Training officially got underway last Monday, but the first full squad workout was Sunday. The twitterverse was alive with tweets from Rays players on their first day of workouts. Matt Joyce bestows a high honor on Sean Rodriguez:

Evan Longoria is counting down the days until the first spring training game on Saturday:

Jose Lobaton says this is the year for the Rays:

Moving on from Sunday, Elliot Johnson was all a-Twitter this week. Johnson had a good assessment of the Rays pitching staff, from a batter’s point of view:

Johnson’s very useful fantasy baseball advice:

One final tweet from Johnson, giving props to Pirates pitcher AJ Burnett:

Finally we arrive at the Rays Twitter king. As usual, David Price had things to say on Twitter this week.

First up, an interesting tweet from Price. If you were in Florida today, you know what he is talking about:

We have some good news on David Price’s arm-it hasn’t fallen off:

Tune in next week for more tweets from your favorite Rays players. I will leave you with David Price’s positive outlook on life:

 

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