Rays Press Releases
Wednesday, April 1, 2015
Rays acquire Erasmo Ramirez from Mariners
The Rays have acquired right-handed pitcher Erasmo Ramirez (eh-RASS-moh) from the Seattle Mariners in exchange for left-handed pitcher Mike Montgomery.
Statement from Principal Owner Stuart Sternberg
Tampa Bay Rays Principal Owner Stuart Sternberg issued the following statement regarding the decision by Mayor Rick Kriseman and City Council Chairman Charlie Gerdes not to place the memorandum of understanding on the agenda.
Rays, Archer, and Good Sports Kick Off Partnership with Donation to Local School
To start off the second year of their partnership, the Tampa Bay Rays, pitcher Chris Archer, and Good Sports presented a variety of new baseball equipment to the Charlotte High School baseball team in an afternoon ceremony.
Rays designate March 28 game "Community Day" to recognize community partners
The Tampa Bay Rays have designated the team's game at Charlotte Sports Park on Saturday, March 28 at 1:05 p.m. against the Boston Red Sox as the team's annual Spring Training "Community Day."
Rays to retire uniform No. 66 in honor of Don Zimmer
The Tampa Bay Rays will retire uniform No. 66 in honor of the team's longtime senior advisor Don Zimmer in a pregame ceremony at Tropicana Field on Monday, April 6 when the Rays open the season against the Baltimore Orioles.
Chris Archer Joins the Big Brothers Big Sisters Team to Help Kids
Before Tampa Bay Rays pitcher Chris Archer hits the mound for the upcoming season, he's joining the Big Brothers Big Sisters team to help kids.
Alex Cobb named Honorary Starter for 2015 Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg
Tampa Bay Rays pitcher Alex Cobb is trading in his fastball for the fast lane to serve as the Honorary Starter for the 2015 Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg, taking place March 27-29.
Rays prospects to take on Canadian Junior National Team
As part of the Fifth Annual St. Petersburg International Baseball Series, a team of Rays minor league prospects will host the Canadian Junior National Team at Tropicana Field on Sunday, March 22 at 1:05 p.m.
Rays to host Spring Training Fan Day during first full squad workout
The 2015 Tampa Bay Rays will assemble under first-year Manager Kevin Cash for the first time on Saturday, February 28 at Charlotte Sports Park and the team will mark the occasion with the first-ever Spring Training Fan Day. The event is free for all fans and will begin at 9:30 a.m. when the Rays take the field for their first full-squad workout.