Rays Press Releases
Friday, August 29, 2014
Rays host three American League East opponents over 10-game homestand
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.-The Tampa Bay Rays return to Tropicana Field on Friday to begin a 10-game homestand against American League East opponents. The Rays first take on the Boston Red Sox (August 29-September 1) in a four-game series that concludes on Labor Day before facing the Toronto Blue Jays (September 2-4) and Baltimore Orioles (September 5-7) for three games apiece.
Rays host Yankees, Tigers on six-game homestand
The Tampa Bay Rays return to Tropicana Field on Friday for a six-game homestand featuring a weekend series against the New York Yankees (August 15-17) and a three-game set against the Detroit Tigers (August 19-21).
Loney, Rays donate to Guardian ad Litem Foundation
In a pregame ceremony this afternoon, Tampa Bay Rays first baseman James Loney and his wife Nadia presented a check for $70,000 to the Guardian ad Litem Foundation of Tampa Bay.
Rays acquire Smyly, Franklin, Adames in three-team trade
The Tampa Bay Rays have completed a three-team trade with the Detroit Tigers and Seattle Mariners, sending left-handed pitcher David Price to Detroit. The Rays acquire left-handed pitcher Drew Smyly and minor league shortstop Willy Adames from Detroit, and infielder Nick Franklin from Seattle. In addition, Seattle acquires outfielder Austin Jackson from Detroit.
Rays, Majestic open on-field apparel store at Tropicana Field
The Tampa Bay Rays opened the Majestic Athletic Clubhouse in Center Field Street at Tropicana Field on July 25.
Rays return to Tropicana Field for first homestand since All-Star break
The Tampa Bay Rays return to Tropicana Field this weekend for the first time since the All-Star break. The Rays will host the Boston Red Sox (July 25-27), Milwaukee Brewers (July 28-30) and Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim (August 1-3) in a nine-game homestand.
Tampa Bay Rays, Chris Archer and Good Sports Team Up
This afternoon, the Tampa Bay Rays, starting pitcher Chris Archer and Good Sports, along with 10 News, presented a variety of new sports and recreation equipment to the Tampa Parks & Recreation Department in order for the organization to offer additional programming at their 28 locations throughout the city.
Rays return for final homestand before All-Star break
Following an 11-game, 10-day road trip over three different cities, the Tampa Bay Rays return to Tropicana Field for their final six games before the All-Star break.
Rays Thanksmas Day of Volunteering set for July 11
Tampa Bay Rays Manager Joe Maddon and team employees will serve lunch at the Trinity Café in Tampa on Friday, July 11 as part of the Rays Thanksmas Day of Volunteering, a new initiative involving a number of Tampa Bay area shelters.