Tampa Bay Rays

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Tue, Nov 30, 2021

7:18pm - Ji-Man Choi agreed to a one-year, $3.2 million deal with the Rays on Tuesday to avoid arbitration, Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

Mon, Nov 29, 2021

1:08pm - Brooks Raley agreed to a deal with the Rays on Monday, Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic reports.

Sun, Nov 28, 2021

10:43am - Corey Kluber and the Rays agreed to a one-year deal Sunday, Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic reports.

Wed, Nov 24, 2021

7:19pm - Brendan McKay (elbow) underwent thoracic outlet syndrome decompression surgery on Tuesday, Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

3:16pm - David Hess (illness) re-signed Nov. 11 with the Rays on a minor-league contract.

Tue, Nov 23, 2021

1:21pm - Wander Franco and the Rays agreed to terms on an 11-year extension Monday, Jeff Passan of ESPN.com reports.

12:36pm - Wander Franco and the Rays are nearing an agreement on an extension which could pay the shortstop approximately $200 million over at least 10 seasons, Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

Fri, Nov 19, 2021

7:07pm - Tommy Romero was added to the Rays' 40-man roster Friday, Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

7:04pm - Ford Proctor was added to the Rays' 40-man roster Friday, Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

Sun, Nov 7, 2021

1:27pm - Adam Conley was designated for assignment by the Rays on Sunday, Neil Solondz of the Rays Radio Network reports.

1:08pm - Mike Zunino Rays exercised the $7 million team option on Zunino for the 2022 season, Neil Solondz of the Rays Radio Network reports.

Fri, Nov 5, 2021

4:41pm - DJ Johnson (shoulder) was outrighted to Triple-A Durham on Friday, radio broadcaster Steve Carney reports.

Wed, Nov 3, 2021

2:06pm - Kevin Kiermaier underwent right knee arthroscopic surgery Wednesday, Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

Tue, Oct 19, 2021

9:07pm - Jordan Luplow underwent arthroscopic surgery on his left ankle Tuesday, Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

Wed, Oct 13, 2021

4:31pm - David Hess announced Wednesday via his personal Twitter account that he will begin chemotherapy next week after he was recently diagnosed with a cancerous germ cell tumor in the center of his chest.

Tue, Oct 12, 2021

10:58am - Shane McClanahan gave up five earned runs on five hits and one walk while recording just two outs Monday in Game 4 of the ALDS against Boston.

Mon, Oct 11, 2021

2:06pm - Matt Wisler (finger) tossed 1.1 scoreless innings out of the bullpen Sunday in the Rays' 6-4 loss to the Red Sox in the ALDS.

2:04pm - Joey Wendle is out of the lineup Monday for the Rays' Game 4 matchup with the Red Sox in the ALDS, Neil Solondz of the Rays Radio Network reports.

2:03pm - Ji-Man Choi is out of the lineup Monday for the Rays' Game 4 matchup with the Red Sox in the ALDS, Neil Solondz of the Rays Radio Network reports.

10:17am - Collin McHugh will serve as the Rays' opening pitcher Monday against the Red Sox as part of a bullpen day in Game 4 of the ALDS, Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

Sun, Oct 10, 2021

11:49pm - Wander Franco went 2-for-6 with a solo homer and two runs in Sunday's 6-4 loss to the Red Sox in Game 3 of the ALDS.

11:43pm - Austin Meadows went 2-for-4 with a two-run homer and a double in Sunday's 6-4 loss to the Red Sox in Game 3 of the ALDS.

11:10pm - Luis Patino (0-1) allowed two runs on a hit and a walk in 1.1 innings to take the loss against the Red Sox in Game 3 of the ALDS on Sunday.

11:02pm - Drew Rasmussen allowed three runs on six hits and no walks while striking out one in two innings during Sunday's loss to the Red Sox in Game 3 of the ALDS. He didn't factor into the decision.

Sat, Oct 9, 2021

12:11pm - Drew Rasmussen will start Game 3 of the ALDS against the Red Sox on Sunday, Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

11:20am - Ji-Man Choi went 2-for-3 with a solo home run in Friday's 14-6 loss to the Red Sox in Game 2 of the ALDS.

11:16am - Jordan Luplow went 1-for-1 with a grand slam in Friday's 14-6 loss to the Red Sox in Game 2 of the ALDS.

10:45am - Collin McHugh (0-1) allowed three runs on two hits and a walk while striking out two in 1.2 innings to take the loss against the Red Sox in Game 2 of the ALDS on Friday.

10:37am - Shane Baz allowed three runs on six hits and a walk while striking out two in 2.1 innings in Friday's loss to the Red Sox in Game 2 of the ALDS. He didn't factor into the decision.

10:11am - Matt Wisler aggravated his right middle finger injury in Game 2 of the ALDS against the Red Sox on Friday, Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic reports.

Fri, Oct 8, 2021

2:45pm - Ji-Man Choi is out of the lineup for Game 2 of the ALDS against the Red Sox on Friday, Neil Solondz of the Rays Radio Network reports.

2:44pm - Austin Meadows is not in the lineup for Game 2 of the ALDS against the Red Sox on Friday, Neil Solondz of the Rays Radio Network reports.

2:41pm - Joey Wendle is out of the lineup for Game 2 of the ALDS against the Red Sox on Friday, Neil Solondz of the Rays Radio Network reports.

12:44pm - Wander Franco went 2-for-4 with two doubles, an RBI and a run in Game 1 of the ALDS against Boston on Thursday.

12:31pm - Randy Arozarena went 1-for-2 with a solo home run, two additional runs scored, two walks and a stolen base during the Game 1 win over the Red Sox.

12:19pm - Shane McClanahan (1-0) earned the win in Game 1 of the ALDS against Boston on Thursday after allowing five hits with three strikeouts and zero walks over five scoreless innings.

Thu, Oct 7, 2021

4:02pm - Ji-Man Choi isn't starting Game 1 of the ALDS against the Red Sox on Thursday, Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

3:58pm - Joey Wendle isn't starting Game 1 of the ALDS against the Red Sox on Thursday, Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

3:53pm - Austin Meadows isn't starting Game 1 of the ALDS against the Red Sox on Thursday, Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

12:00pm - Ryan Yarbrough isn't on the Rays' ALDS roster, Neil Solondz of the Rays Radio Network reports.

11:55am - Brett Phillips wasn't included on the Rays' ALDS roster, Neil Solondz of the Rays Radio Network reports.

11:50am - Jordan Luplow has been added to the Rays' ALDS roster, Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

Tue, Oct 5, 2021

2:08pm - Drew Rasmussen is the top candidate to start Game 3 of the ALDS against the Red Sox or Yankees but could be used in relief in one of the first two games, Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

1:50pm - Shane Baz will start Game 2 of the ALDS against the Red Sox or Yankees on Friday, Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

1:45pm - Shane McClanahan will start Game 1 of the ALDS on Thursday, Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

Mon, Oct 4, 2021

12:33pm - Brett Phillips hit .053 (1-for-19) with a triple, two RBI, a walk, one hit by pitch and three runs over his last 11 regular-season games.

12:26pm - Pete Fairbanks finished the regular season with seven consecutive scoreless appearances spanning 6.1 innings during which he allowed six hits and generated a 7:3 K:BB.

12:21pm - J.P. Feyereisen generated a 1.08 ERA, 0.96 WHIP, 10.8 K/9 and three holds over the 8.1 innings covering his last seven appearances of the regular season.

Sun, Oct 3, 2021

2:30pm - Manuel Margot is out of the lineup for Sunday's game against the Yankees.

Sat, Oct 2, 2021

9:40pm - Austin Meadows went 1-for-5 with a three-run home run in Saturday's 12-2 rout of the Yankees.

9:31pm - Mike Zunino went 3-for-5 with a solo home run and a second run scored in Saturday's 12-2 rout of the Yankees.

9:20pm - Brandon Lowe went 3-for-5 with three home runs and seven RBI in Saturday's 12-2 win over the Yankees.

9:13pm - Luis Patino (5-3) picked up the win in Saturday's 12-2 rout of the Yankees, striking out three batters in two perfect innings of relief.

9:05pm - Shane Baz didn't factor into the decision in Saturday's 12-2 rout of the Yankees, giving up one run on one hit and two walks over 2.2 innings. He struck out four.

10:20am - Kevin Kiermaier isn't starting Saturday's game against the Yankees, Neil Solondz of the Rays Radio Network reports.

10:17am - Ji-Man Choi isn't starting Saturday's game against the Yankees, Neil Solondz of the Rays Radio Network reports.

10:14am - Joey Wendle isn't starting Saturday's game against the Yankees, Neil Solondz of the Rays Radio Network reports.

10:05am - Josh Fleming recorded his third hold in a win over the Yankees on Friday, firing 1.2 scoreless innings during which he recorded a strikeout.

10:01am - Francisco Mejia went 2-for-3 with a walk in a win over the Yankees on Friday and now has three multi-hit efforts in his last five starts.

9:55am - Kevin Kiermaier went 2-for-2 with an RBI single, a triple and a walk in a win over the Yankees on Friday.

9:51am - Wander Franco went 1-for-5 with a two-run single in a win over the Yankees on Friday.

9:44am - Matt Wisler who was activated from the injured list Thursday and fired a scoreless eighth inning during which he allowed a hit in a loss to the Astros that same night, came out of the outing with no setbacks on his previously swollen right middle finger, Adam Berry of MLB.com reports. "Very encouraged. Wasn't totally sure what it was going to look like, how he was going to feel," manager Kevin Cash said. "He said he felt really good, no issues, so that's just a huge sign for us."

Fri, Oct 1, 2021

4:25pm - Mike Zunino will sit Friday against the Yankees, Neil Solondz of the Rays Radio Network reports.

4:18pm - Austin Meadows will sit Friday against the Yankees, Neil Solondz of the Rays Radio Network reports.

4:11pm - Brandon Lowe will sit Friday against the Yankees, Neil Solondz of the Rays Radio Network reports.

4:06pm - Yandy Diaz (ribs) will bat cleanup and start at third base Friday against the Yankees, Neil Solondz of the Rays Radio Network reports.

Thu, Sep 30, 2021

10:58pm - Brandon Lowe went 1-for-3 with a two-run homer and a walk Thursday in a 3-2 loss to the Astros.

10:53pm - Ryan Yarbrough (9-7) surrendered three runs on four hits and a walk over 4.2 innings to take the loss Thursday against Houston. He also had three strikeouts.

5:38pm - Yandy Diaz (ribs) is available off the bench in Thursday's game against the Astros, Neil Solondz of the Rays Radio Network reports.

2:35pm - Yandy Diaz (ribs) isn't in the lineup for Thursday's game against the Astros, Neil Solondz of the Rays Radio Network reports.

2:34pm - Kevin Kiermaier will sit Thursday against the Astros, Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

2:22pm - Matt Wisler (finger) was reinstated from the injured list Thursday, Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

2:22pm - Ryan Sherriff was optioned to Triple-A Durham on Thursday, Neil Solondz of the Rays Radio Network reports.

3:52am - Brandon Lowe went 2-for-5 with a two-run home run, a double and an additional run scored Wednesday in a 7-0 win over Houston.

3:44am - Ji-Man Choi went 1-for-3 with a three-run home run and a walk in a 7-0 win over the Astros on Wednesday.

3:18am - Drew Rasmussen (4-1) earned the win over Houston on Wednesday, hurling five scoreless innings during which he allowed one hit and no walks while striking out two.

Wed, Sep 29, 2021

11:54pm - Collin McHugh will start Thursday's game at Houston, Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

11:49pm - Ryan Yarbrough is scheduled to pitch behind opener Collin McHugh at Houston on Thursday, Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

7:22pm - Francisco Mejia will start at catcher and bat ninth Wednesday against the Astros.

7:19pm - Mike Zunino isn't starting Wednesday's game against Houston, Neil Solondz of the Rays Radio Network reports.

7:17pm - Randy Arozarena isn't starting Wednesday's game against the Astros, Neil Solondz of the Rays Radio Network reports.

7:13pm - Austin Meadows isn't starting Wednesday's game against the Astros, Neil Solondz of the Rays Radio Network reports.

7:10pm - Yandy Diaz (ribs) isn't starting Wednesday's game against the Astros, Neil Solondz of the Rays Radio Network reports.

2:38pm - JT Chargois was charged with a blown save after walking both of the batters he faced to bring home a pair of runs in Tuesday's 4-3 loss to the Astros.

3:32am - Randy Arozarena went 1-for-4 with a solo home run in Tuesday's loss to Houston.

3:17am - Michael Wacha did not factor in the decision against Houston on Tuesday despite pitching five hitless and scoreless innings. He allowed two walks while striking out six.

Tue, Sep 28, 2021

11:10pm - Yandy Diaz was removed from Tuesday's game against the Astros with left rib discomfort, Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

5:08pm - Joey Wendle will not start Tuesday's game against Houston, Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

12:35pm - Adam Conley was placed on the COVID-19 injured list Tuesday, Neil Solondz of the Rays Radio Network reports.

12:23pm - Andrew Kittredge (neck) was reinstated from the injured list Tuesday, Neil Solondz of the Rays Radio Network reports.

Mon, Sep 27, 2021

5:38pm - Ryan Sherriff was recalled from Triple-A Durham on Monday, Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

2:20pm - Jordan Luplow was optioned to Triple-A Durham on Monday, Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

Sun, Sep 26, 2021

8:43pm - Shane Baz (2-0) allowed three hits and a walk over 5.2 scoreless innings Sunday, striking out nine and earning a win over the Marlins.

8:33pm - Wander Franco went 2-for-4 with a double, a triple and two runs scored in Sunday's 3-2 win over Miami.

10:16am - Kevin Kiermaier is on the bench for Sunday's game against the Marlins.

10:14am - Mike Zunino is not in the lineup for Sunday's series finale against the Marlins.

10:11am - Austin Meadows is not starting Sunday's game against the Marlins.

Sat, Sep 25, 2021

10:06pm - Brandon Lowe went 4-for-5 with a single, three doubles and two RBI in Saturday's 7-3 win over the Marlins.

9:59pm - Mike Zunino went 2-for-4 with a single, a homer, two runs scored and two RBI in Saturday's 7-3 win over the Marlins.

9:42pm - Shane McClanahan (10-6) allowed one run on six hits and one walk with three strikeouts through five innings, picking up the win in Saturday's 7-3 victory over the Marlins.

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