Rays Press Releases
Rays to support Childhood Cancer Awareness Month
September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, a time to honor and remember children and families affected by these rare diseases, and help rally support for ground-breaking research. To commence Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, the Tampa Bay Rays will wear special gold Childhood Cancer Awareness Month T-shirts during batting practice prior to their game at Baltimore on September 1.
Rays host Mets, Braves in interleague action
The Tampa Bay Rays open up a five-game homestand against National League East opponents this Friday at Tropicana Field. The Rays take on the New York Mets (August 7-9) in a three game set before a pair of games against the Atlanta Braves (August 11-12).
Rays claim Nava from Red Sox
The Tampa Bay Rays have claimed switch-hitting outfielder Daniel Nava off waivers from the Boston Red Sox. To make room for Nava on the active roster, outfielder Mikie Mahtook was optioned to Triple-A Durham.
Rays trade Jepsen to Twins for Hu, Tapia
The Tampa Bay Rays have acquired minor league right-handed pitchers Chih-Wei Hu and Alexis Tapia from the Minnesota Twins in exchange for right-handed relief pitcher Kevin Jepsen. To take Jepsen's place on the active roster, the Rays recalled right-handed relief pitcher Kirby Yates from Triple-A Durham.
Rays trade DeJesus to Angels for Lopez
The Tampa Bay Rays have acquired minor league right-handed pitcher Eduar Lopez from the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim in exchange for outfielder David DeJesus. The Rays will play tonight's game vs. the Detroit Tigers with 24 players, and will make a corresponding later to replace DeJesus on the active roster.
Rays, iHeart announce extension; Nielson ratings up from 2014
The Tampa Bay Rays and iHeart Media today announced a multi-year extension that will keep game broadcasts on WDAE 620 AM/95.3 FM. The Rays and iHeart Media have partnered for all 18 seasons of Rays baseball.
Rays Host Orioles, Tigers in Six-Game Homestand
The Tampa Bay Rays return home for the first time since the All-Star break for a six-game homestand beginning tomorrow.
Rays celebrate military service with Rays Honor Pass program
The Tampa Bay Rays today introduced the Rays Honor Pass-a pass that entitles military personnel to two complimentary tickets to all remaining Rays regular season home games.
Rays Take on Astros in Final Series Before Break
The Tampa Bay Rays return to Tropicana Field tonight at 7:10 p.m. to begin a three-game set against the Houston Astros (July 10-12) in their final series before the All-Star break.