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By Kerry Thomas, Rays Correspondent, Wed, Mar 4th 9:19pm EST

The Rays named Alex Cobb their opening day stater, the first opening day start of his career. (Source: Marc Topkin)

Fantasy Impact: Cobb should be the highest drafted Rays SP in fantasy this year. If he stays healthly, he could be at least a top 15 pitcher in most leagues.

Alex Cobb News & Advice

ESPN | Mar 4th, 6:50pm
The Tampa Bay Rays have selected right-hander Alex Cobb as their Opening Day starting pitcher.
Rotoworld | Mar 4th, 1:28pm
Alex Cobb will start Opening Day against the Orioles on April 6.
news | Mar 4th, 12:41pm
he Rays are a month away from Opening Day, but they already know how they'll line up their pitching staff. Manager Kevin Cash announced Wednesday that Alex Cobb will get the ball first for Tampa Bay in recognition of his stellar work the past two seasons.