Rays Press Releases
Rays 2016 Spring Training Schedule and Ticket Information
The Tampa Bay Rays 2016 spring training schedule and ticket information for the team's eighth Grapefruit League season at Charlotte Sports Park were released today. The Rays are scheduled to play 15 spring training home games at Charlotte Sports Park, beginning on Wednesday, March 2 against the Washington Nationals. All home games begin at 1:05 p.m.
Rays add six players to 40-man roster
In advance of tonight's reserve list deadline, the Tampa Bay Rays have completed a series of transactions.
Kiermaier wins Rays sixth Gold Glove
Tampa Bay Rays center fielder Kevin Kiermaier has won the sixth Rawlings Gold Glove Award in franchise history. The 2015 American League and National League Gold Glove winners were announced tonight on ESPN's Baseball Tonight.
Rays acquire Miller, Morrison, Farquhar from Seattle in six-player trade
The Tampa Bay Rays have acquired shortstop Brad Miller, first baseman/outfielder Logan Morrison and right-handed relief pitcher Danny Farquhar from the Seattle Mariners in exchange for right-handed pitcher Nathan Karns, left-handed relief pitcher C.J. Riefenhauser and minor league outfielder Boog Powell.
Rays return to Tropicana Field for final homestand
Following a six-game road trip, the Tampa Bay Rays return to Tropicana Field tonight to begin their final homestand of the season during which they will host the Miami Marlins (September 29-October 1) and the Toronto Blue Jays (October 2-4).
Major League Baseball statement
Major League Baseball issued the following statement this morning:
Rays award $100,000 to local nonprofits
On Sunday, September 20, the Rays awarded a total of $100,000 to 20 local nonprofit organizations through the second cycle of the 2015 Community Fund Grant Program.
Pena signs contract; Retires as a Ray
The Tampa Bay Rays today signed first baseman Carlos Peña to an honorary contract, and the 14-year veteran immediately announced his retirement from Major League Baseball.
"Rays Rookies" premieres on Sun Sports
This Sunday, the Tampa Bay Rays premiere "Rays Rookies," an original series by Sunburst Productions in partnership with the University of South Florida.