11/13KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Nationals | Will Rhymes addedThe Washington Nationals signed free-agent IF Will Rhymes (Rays) to a minor-league contract Tuesday, Nov. 13....[+]The Washington Nationals signed free-agent IF Will Rhymes (Rays) to a minor-league contract Tuesday, Nov. 13.
5/22FanSided: Ranting: I'm just going to let it all out. Things are not going the way the Rays want them to right now, and l'm going to highlight the...
5/20KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Rays | Will Rhymes hitless in return Saturday: Tampa Bay Rays 2B Will Rhymes (forearm) went 0-for-3 with a walk in his return to the starting lineup against the Atlanta Braves...[+] Saturday, May 19.
5/18KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Rays | Will Rhymes available: Tampa Bay Rays INF Will Rhymes (forearm) took swings in the cages and felt 100 percent Friday, May 18, and he'll be available...[+] off the bench. His right forearm is still a bit swollen.
5/17KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Rays | Will Rhymes not playing: Tampa Bay Rays INF Will Rhymes (forearm) isn't playing Thursday, May 17, but he's unlikely to land on the disabled list. He wasn't...[+] allowed to take batting practice with the team before the game. OF Rich C. Thompson is making his first career big league start.
5/17Baseball Musings: Rhymes Okay: Will Rhymes is okay after getting hit so hard on the arm that he fainted. I thought the arm might be broken, but it’s only...
5/16KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Rays | Will Rhymes collapses after HBP: Tampa Bay Rays 2B Will Rhymes (arm) was hit by a pitch on the right arm Wednesday, May 16, against the Boston Red Sox, but he...[+] initially was able to stay in and take his base. However, he fell down and appeared to pass out on the field. After a brief period, he was alert and taken off the field on a cart.
5/1KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Rays | Will Rhymes likely coming up: Tampa Bay Rays INF Will Rhymes will likely be recalled from Triple-A Durham when the team puts 3B Evan Longoria (hamstring) on...[+] the disabled list.
1/19KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Rays | Three sign: The Tampa Bay Rays signed free-agent 2B Will Rhymes (Tigers), OF Jesus Feliciano (Mets) and P Romulo Sanchez (Japanese League)...[+] to minor league deals Thursday, Jan. 19.
12/12KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Tigers | Will Rhymes non-tenderedThe Detroit Tigers non-tendered 2B Will Rhymes Monday, Dec. 12, making him a free agent....[+]The Detroit Tigers non-tendered 2B Will Rhymes Monday, Dec. 12, making him a free agent.
5/3KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Tigers | Scott Sizemore in, Will Rhymes out: The Detroit Tigers recalled 2B Scott Sizemore from Triple-A Toledo Monday, May 2, and optioned their Opening Day 2B Will Rhymes...[+] to the Mud Hens.
5/2KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Tigers | Could go with three catchers: The Detroit Tigers are considering keeping C Omir Santos on roster when C Victor Martinez (groin) returns from the disabled list...[+] Wednesday, May 4. 2B Will Rhymes, who is struggling to begin the year, could be in danger of being sent down, which would make OF Ryan Raburn the regular second baseman. OF Casper Wells is another candidate that could be sent down. OF Brennan Boesch is not expected to be bumped from the starting lineup, so he would likely move to left field.
4/28KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Tigers | Will Rhymes tries to work through struggles: Detroit Tigers 2B Will Rhymes was not in the starting lineup Wednesday, April 27, against the Seattle Mariners, as OF Ryan Raburn...[+] was called upon at second base instead. Rhymes continues to struggle, but he tries to stay positive. 'You work, you try to stay positive,' Rhymes said. 'But I've had tens of thousands of at-bats in my life and for the vast majority of them, I've been a good hitter - so I'm not going to let 50 convince me I'm not a good hitter.'
4/18KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Tigers | Austin Jackson dropped from leadoff: Detroit Tigers OF Austin Jackson was dropped from the leadoff spot to second for the Sunday, April 17, game against the Oakland...[+] Athletics. John Lowe of The Detroit Free Press reported Jackson batted second and 2B Will Rhymes led off.
4/15KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Tigers | Magglio Ordonez still out: Detroit Tigers OF Magglio Ordonez (foot, ankle) remains out of the starting lineup Friday, April 15, with OF Brennan Boesch hitting...[+] third, according to the Detroit Free Press' John Lowe. OF Austin Jackson took the night off and OF Don Kelly replaced him in center field. 2B Will Rhymes is hitting leadoff. SS Ramon Santiago is also starting in place of SS Jhonny Peralta.
4/11KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Tigers | Two sitting: Detroit Tigers OFs Austin Jackson and Ryan Raburn are out of the lineup Monday, April 11, according to the team's Twitter page....[+] 2B Will Rhymes is leading off, and OF Brennan Boesch is hitting second.
4/7KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Tigers | Will Rhymes struggling at the dish: Detroit Tigers 2B Will Rhymes was hitless in four at-bats with a walk, run scored and two strikeouts Thursday, April 7, against...[+] the Baltimore Orioles. Rhymes dropped his season average to .111 (2-for-18) through his first five games.
3/27KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Tigers | Will Rhymes likely to hit second: Detroit Tigers 2B Will Rhymes will likely hit second in the lineup when he plays, according to MLB.com's Jason Beck. Tigers manager...[+] Jim Leyland views Rhymes as a strong no. 2 hitter, and Rhymes prefers that to hitting leadoff.
3/22KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Tigers | Will Rhymes could start against lefties: Detroit Tigers manager Jim Leyland said 2B Will Rhymes will receive some starts against left-handed pitchers, and he will 'more...[+] than likely' start against New York Yankees SP CC Sabathia on Opening Day, according to the Detroit Free Press' John Lowe. Rhymes will also hit second in the lineup.
3/22KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Tigers | Will Rhymes wins 2B jobDetroit Tigers 2B Will Rhymes has won the starting second base job, ESPN.com's Tim Kurkjian reports....[+]Detroit Tigers 2B Will Rhymes has won the starting second base job, ESPN.com's Tim Kurkjian reports.
3/14KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Tigers | Carlos Guillen looking unlikely for Opening Day: It is looking more likely that Detroit Tigers 2B Carlos Guillen (knee) will not be ready for the start of the regular season,...[+] according to MLB.com's Jason Beck. Guillen has been sore the last few days and has put his rehab on hold. IFs Scott Sizemore, Will Rhymes and Danny Worth are in competition for the starting job. Manager Jim Leyland said he would know by the end of this week if Guillen will be ready.
3/11KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Tigers | Carlos Guillen still on fence: Detroit Tigers 2B Carlos Guillen (knee) said he hopes to know by late next week if he has a shot at being ready by Opening Day,...[+] according to MLB.com's Jason Beck. Guillen will likely run the bases for the second time this weekend, but will have to go at game speed before he can move to the next activity. If Guillen is not ready, IFs Scott Sizemore, Will Rhymes and Danny Worth would compete for the second base job. Manager Jim Leyland said SS Ramon Santiago could also be in the competition.
2/22KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Tigers | No leader for second base: Detroit Tigers manager Jim Leyland said there is no leader in the competition at second base between IFs Scott Sizemore, Carlos...[+] Guillen and Will Rhymes, according to The Associated Press.
2/21KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Tigers | Agree to terms with six: The Detroit Tigers agreed to terms with P Robbie Weinhardt, P Andrew Oliver, P Daniel Schlereth, P Brad Thomas, IF Cale Iorg and...[+] IF Will Rhymes on deals for the 2011 season Monday, Feb. 21, according to the Detroit Free Press. Financial terms of the deals were not disclosed.
2/21KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Tigers | Will Rhymes could hit second: Detroit Tigers 2B Will Rhymes is the lone second base candidate that hit second a lot last season and could do so again, Mlive.com's...[+] Steve Kornacki reports.
2/14KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Tigers | Second base an issue entering spring: Detroit Tigers 2B Carlos Guillen, Will Rhymes and Scott Sizemore all are equal candidates for the second-base job entering spring...[+] training, according to The Detroit News' Lynn Henning. 'You can make a case for all of 'em,' Tigers manager Jim Leyland said of Sizemore, Rhymes, and Guillen, 'but you can't make a dominant case for any of 'em.'
News -- January 2011
1/20KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Tigers | Have many candidates for second base: Detroit Tigers IFs Will Rhymes, Danny Worth, Scott Sizemore, Ramon Santiago and Ryan Raburn could all fill in at second base if...[+] 2B Carlos Guillen (knee) is not ready for the start of the year, according to SportingNews.com.
9/21KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Tigers | Will Rhymes earns first homer via replay: Detroit Tigers 2B Will Rhymes hit his first major league homer Monday, Sept. 20, in a 7-5 win over the Kansas City Royals, according...[+] to The Associated Press. Rhymes was originally credited for an RBI triple but earned a home run when umpires reversed their original call via replay.
9/16KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Tigers | Scott Sizemore wasn't healthy: Detroit Tigers 2B Scott Sizemore (ankle) was never fully healthy this season after breaking his ankle in the Arizona Fall League...[+] last year, according to the Detroit Free Press' John Lowe. 'I knew right away at the beginning of the season that his leg wasn't healthy,' manager Jim Leyland said. 'He was playable, but that leg wasn't right - I could tell by how he was moving.' Sizemore said his ankle is feeling better than it did earlier this season. 'It's tough to say,' Sizemore said. 'When I first reported to Spring Training, I had a tough time hitting against my front side because I couldn't sink my weight down through my ankle to stop my momentum.' If 2B Carlos Guillen doesn't play second base next year, Sizemore, IF Will Rhymes and SS Danny Worth are candidates to start at the position.
8/23KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Tigers | Will Rhymes has four hits Sunday: Detroit Tigers IF Will Rhymes ended up with four hits Sunday, Aug. 22, according to The Associated Press, in an 8-1 win over the...[+] Cleveland Indians.
8/18KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Tigers | Will Rhymes recalledThe Detroit Tigers recalled 2B Will Rhymes from the minors Wednesday, Aug. 18, according to CBSSports.com. ...[+]The Detroit Tigers recalled 2B Will Rhymes from the minors Wednesday, Aug. 18, according to CBSSports.com.
8/9KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Tigers | Will Rhymes sent downThe Detroit Tigers optioned 2B Will Rhymes to Triple-A Toledo, The Sports Network reports. ...[+]The Detroit Tigers optioned 2B Will Rhymes to Triple-A Toledo, The Sports Network reports.
7/28KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Tigers | Austin Jackson takes day off Wednesday: Detroit Tigers OF Austin Jackson took the day off Wednesday, July 28, with 2B Will Rhymes batting leadoff in his absence, according...[+] to MLB.com's Jason Beck. 1B Jeff Larish hit third in the lineup.
7/28KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Tigers | Will Rhymes gets first major-league hitDetroit Tigers 2B Will Rhymes picked up his first major league hit Tuesday, July 27, according to The Associated Press....[+]Detroit Tigers 2B Will Rhymes picked up his first major league hit Tuesday, July 27, according to The Associated Press.
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