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Council Nixes Deal Struck by Mayor, Rays

Tampa Bay Rays LogoThe future of the Tampa Bay Rays in the area seems more uncertain than ever after the St. Petersburg City Council on Thursday rejected a deal to let the team explore new stadium sites in the region.  Read more here.

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Developers, Land Owners Tee Up Sites for New Rays Ballpark

Despite the reality that the Tamp Bay Rays are locked into downtown St. Petersburg until 2027, developers and land owners beyond the city are working to put together attractive site options for stadium development.  The most recent three locations mentioned include Tampa’s Channel District, Toytown in Pinellas County, and the Florida State Fairgrounds.  Read more here.

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