Before the final game of 2009, Chris Ray shook the hands of a couple of the
team’s regular beat writers and thanked them for being fair and not piling on
him too much during what was a nightmarish season for the reliever. It was a
classy but hardly surprising gesture by Ray, who was a good guy and a great
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Ray was a great teammate of mine at William & Mary, and I will very much miss having him in Baltimore. He is a fierce competitor and, when he's healthy, has some very good stuff. I hope he bounces back with the Rangers.