The Tampa Bay Rays get rid of some pitching, big Monday Night Football game and more in our Monday Sports News And Notes…
** The Tampa Bay Rays have traded pitchers James Shields and Wade Davis to the Kansas City Royals for outfielder Wil Myers and prospects. Myers is considered one of the top minor league prospects in all of baseball.
** Big Monday Night Football game tonight as two of the AFC’s best go at it when the New England Patriots face the Houston Texans.
** Bowl season starts this Saturday when Arizona faces Nevada in the New Mexico Bowl and Toledo faces Utah State in the Famous Idaho Potato Bowl.
** The Orlando Magic get a win on Sunday, downing Phoenix 98-90; the Suns have lost seven straight.