Each January, the Rays
Unfortunately, these workouts are not opened to the public.
I hung out outside of the
It was tough, but out of the 20+ players that all rolled out together, I was able to spot 2 that I knew for sure.
The first was Brent Honeywell. As of this posting, he is considered the Rays' number 3 prospect.
The other player I got was Ryne Stanek, who was a Florida State League Top Prospect this past season.
Ryne asked me how I was doing, to which I replied, "it's my birthday, so I can't complain." He then wished me a happy birthday before signing my card.
It was a good day. First time getting autographs on my birthday and the first time a player acknowledged it.