Rays Press Releases
Wednesday, October 1, 2014
Longoria named Rays nominee for 2014 Hank Aaron Award
Major League Baseball and MLB Advanced Media announced that Evan Longoria was named the Tampa Bay Rays nominee for the 2014 Hank Aaron Award.
Ian Desmond named Nationals' nominee for the 2014 Roberto Clemente Award
Major League Baseball and Chevrolet, the official vehicle of MLB, announced that Ian Desmond was named the Washington Nationals' 2014 nominee for the prestigious Roberto Clemente Award presented by Chevrolet. Desmond is one of the 30 Club finalists for the annual Award, which recognizes a Major League Baseball player who best represents the game of baseball through positive contributions on and off the field, including sportsmanship and community involvement.
Rays announce 2014 Minor League Award winners
The Tampa Bay Rays today named OF Johnny Field Minor League Player of the Year and LHP Blake Snell Minor League Pitcher of the Year.
Rays honor 2014 'Raymond James Community Impact Award' Winners
The Tampa Bay Rays and Raymond James Financial have announced the winners of the 2014 Raymond James Community Impact Award which recognizes non-profit organizations that have made a positive impact on the Tampa Bay community. Each recipient was honored during a pregame presentation prior to the Rays-Yankees game on Tuesday night at Tropicana Field.
Evan Longoria nominated for the 2014 Roberto Clemente Award
Major League Baseball and Chevrolet, the official vehicle of MLB, today announced that Evan Longoria was named the Tampa Bay Rays 2014 nominee for the prestigious Roberto Clemente Award presented by Chevrolet.
Rays return to Tropicana Field for final homestand
Following a six-game road trip, the Tampa Bay Rays return to Tropicana Field on Monday to begin their final homestand of the season during which they will host the New York Yankees (September 15-17) and Chicago White Sox (September 19-21).
Rays open 2015 season at home on April 6 vs. Baltimore
The Tampa Bay Rays will open the 2015 season on Monday, April 6 at 3:10 p.m. versus the Baltimore Orioles at Tropicana Field.
Rays Baseball foundation awards $100,000 to local nonprofits
On Thursday, September 4, the Rays Baseball Foundation, the official charity of the Tampa Bay Rays, awarded a total of $100,000 to 19 local nonprofit organizations through the second cycle of the 2014 Community Fund Grant Program.
Rays Wives to host pet food drive on Sunday to benefit Pet Pal Animal Shelter
The Tampa Bay Rays will host the second of two Dog Days at Tropicana Field on Sunday, September 7 when the Rays take on the Baltimore Orioles at 1:40 p.m. The Rays Wives will also host a pet food drive to benefit Pet Pal Animal Shelter in St. Petersburg.