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Mon, 20 Feb 2017 14:14:48 EDTAlex Cobb threw live batting practice on Monday and the right-hander told reporters, "It was a good day."
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 21:03:32 EDTMLB.TV is back, and it's better than ever. Watch live out-of-market games -- including almost 300 Spring Training games and the World Baseball Classic (in U.S.) without blackouts -- on more than 400 devices.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 10:36:36 EDTChristmas in March. Such was the feeling early Monday morning when Wilson showed up to deliver gloves to Rays players for the coming season.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 21:03:43 EDTSpring Training is here! Check out the latest ticket deals, gear up at the shop and get ready for the 2017 season with complete Rays coverage.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 10:52:17 EDTAs America celebrates Presidents Day, Rays president Brian Auld sent along a message to his constituents, the fans of the Rays.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 20:09:42 EDTMallex Smith could be latest player to wear No. 0
Sun, 19 Feb 2017 15:19:49 EDTChris Archer doesn't like looking in the rearview mirror. A proactive approach better suits the Rays' right-hander, so his eyes are constantly looking forward.
Sun, 19 Feb 2017 17:27:56 EDTOn Sunday morning, the Rays held their first full-squad workout, affording Kevin Cash the opportunity to make his remarks to the team about the coming season. The Rays' manager said that his message might have lasted 90 seconds, but it was clear nonetheless.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 21:03:54 EDTWho do the Rays have in the pipeline? Get scouting reports, video, stats, projected ETAs and more for Tampa Bay's Top 30 Prospects on MLBPipeline.com's Prospect Watch.
Sun, 19 Feb 2017 13:59:55 EDTBrad Miller has moved around a lot during his four Major League seasons.
Sat, 18 Feb 2017 14:17:19 EDTMaybe no player on the Rays is harder on himself than projected starting right fielder Steven Souza Jr., who enters his third season with the club knowing he has to dial it back.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 21:04:03 EDTGear up for Spring Training with updated authentic caps, jerseys, socks and more, and wear what your favorite Rays are wearing
Sat, 18 Feb 2017 13:24:45 EDTThe face of the franchise has a different face this spring.
Sat, 18 Feb 2017 14:59:10 EDTThe Atlanta Falcons may have lost the Super Bowl, but they helped deliver the Rays a brand new addition to their clubhouse this spring: a ping-pong table.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 21:04:11 EDTFrom baseball's brightest stars to the next great fantasy steal lurking on the Rays' depth chart, everything you need to know is one click away.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 16:36:28 EDTRickie Weeks Jr. is old school. And that's not a bad ingredient to have inside the young Rays' clubhouse.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 14:32:47 EDTBrad Miller will get to show off his versatility by getting a lot of work at second base this spring, manager Kevin Cash said.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 12:26:58 EDTTommy Hunter arrived at the Rays camp Friday after reaching a Minor League deal with a Spring Training invite.
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 20:00:13 EDTMajor League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred addressed the Rays' stadium situation on Thursday at MLB Spring Training Media Day at Joker Marchant Stadium.
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 15:36:38 EDTSaying Logan Morrison didn't get off to an auspicious beginning with the Rays last season would be a huge understatement.
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 11:14:59 EDTFour Rays players, including starter Chris Archer and closer Alex Colome, will be headed to the World Baseball Classic, and the team doesn't believe being a part of the international event will impact their season. But the Rays will be watching closely.
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 11:50:07 EDTRight now, he's the guy they got for Logan Forsythe.
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 15:21:57 EDTWilson Ramos arrived to camp on Wednesday and the team's new catcher immediately went in for a workout before addressing reporters to offer a status report on his surgically repaired right knee.
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 14:52:47 EDTDespite the fact that the first full-squad workout isn't until Sunday, every Rays player has reported to camp, save for position players Evan Longoria, Logan Morrison and Rickie Weeks Jr.
Tue, 14 Feb 2017 14:50:33 EDTSmiles and overcast skies greeted the first workout of the spring for Rays pitchers and catchers on Tuesday morning. Since the end of the 2016 season, the Rays added 14 new players to the 40-man roster, so a lot of new faces will be in camp this spring.
Tue, 14 Feb 2017 17:04:01 EDTEddie Gamboa was designated for assignment Tuesday morning. By evening, the Rays had traded the knuckleballer to the Rangers for cash or a player to be named. The Rays had to create space on the 40-man roster after they signed Nathan Eovaldi, resulting in the decision to DFA Gamboa.
Tue, 14 Feb 2017 12:41:06 EDTRight-hander Jake Odorizzi has won his arbitration case with the Rays and will make $4.1 million in 2017, according to MLB Network insider Jon Heyman. The Rays, who initially offered Odorizzi a $3.825 million salary, have not confirmed the arbitration settlement.
Tue, 14 Feb 2017 12:02:18 EDTNathan Eovaldi had not been officially announced as a new addition to the Rays on Tuesday morning, but the unveiling of his locker next to Chris Archer spilled the beans.
Sun, 12 Feb 2017 11:00:29 EDTDinner, sleep, TV and maybe a little shopping is the norm for a Major Leaguer on the road. Which makes Chris Archer the exception.
Mon, 13 Feb 2017 15:41:50 EDTRays camp opens for pitchers and catchers on Tuesday, and medical concerns will be swirling in the background -- specifically, those surrounding new catcher Wilson Ramos, shortstop Matt Duffy, right-fielder Steven Souza Jr., new outfielder Colby Rasmus and first baseman Logan Morrison.
Mon, 13 Feb 2017 14:39:32 EDTKevin Cash dropped the hammer about midway through Monday's news conference at the Charlotte Sports Park. The Rays manager was asked if he expected to be playing meaningful games in September, to which he answered, "Yes."
Sun, 12 Feb 2017 17:26:44 EDTWith Spring Training fast approaching, MLB.com will take a look at a different aspect of this year's Rays squad each day this week. The final topic: Spring Training is here.
Sat, 11 Feb 2017 17:00:13 EDTWith Spring Training fast approaching, MLB.com takes a look at a different aspect of this year's Rays squad each day this week. Today's topic: Predicting the 25-man roster.
Fri, 10 Feb 2017 17:17:55 EDTIf the Rays were to define the things that need to take place in order to have a perfect season, they first would wish for health, and then for a starting rotation that lives up to its billing.
Thu, 9 Feb 2017 16:00:00 EDTClearly, the Rays want to get back their roots in 2017, and that means having a team that can boast of quality pitching and defense, augmented by a better offense. To that end, the strength of this year's team will again be the starting pitching.
Fri, 10 Feb 2017 12:23:40 EDTIn the shadow of Tropicana Field, the Campbell Park Field rededication took place Friday morning. Rays infielder Tim Beckham, team president Brian Auld, St. Petersburg Mayor Rick Kriseman and over 20 students from Campbell Park Elementary School were on hand for the ceremony that took place at home plate.