Tampa Bay Rays

Tampa Bay Rays

Top Articles

Rays recall Hellickson from minors

By Anonymous (not verified), 3 weeks 5 days ago
Tampa, FL (SportsNetwork.com) - The Tampa Bay Rays recalled right-hander Jeremy Hellickson from the minors, in order to take the mound Saturday against the Boston Red Sox.Hellickson had been optioned to Double-A Montgomery on July 13, in order to give him more time to rehab from offseason elbow surgery which had limited him to one start this year.The 27-year-old had gone 12-10 with a 5.17 earned...

Rays shelve Peralta due to virus

By Anonymous (not verified), 1 month 10 hours ago
St. Louis, MO (SportsNetwork.com) - An illness that Tampa Bay Rays pitcher Joel Peralta sustained during the All-Star break has landed the veteran reliever on the 15-day disabled list.The Rays believe that Peralta, who did not pitch in the Rays' three-game series against Minnesota this past weekend while battling a fever and joint pain, acquired the Chikungunya virus from a mosquito bite when he...

Rays' Hanigan lands on DL

By Anonymous (not verified), 1 month 5 days ago
St. Petersburg, FL (SportsNetwork.com) - The Tampa Bay Rays placed starting catcher Ryan Hanigan on the 15-day disabled list Thursday due to a strained left oblique.The move is retroactive to July 9. Hanigan had missed the Rays' final four games prior to the All-Star break with the injury.Acquired in an offseason trade with Cincinnati, Hanigan has hit .212 with four home runs and 27 RBI in 61...

Rays' McGee back from paternity leave

By Anonymous (not verified), 1 month 1 week ago
St. Petersburg, FL (SportsNetwork.com) - The Tampa Bay Rays reinstated reliever Jake McGee from the paternity list prior to Sunday's game against the Toronto Blue Jays.McGee, who had been serving as Tampa Bay's primary closer since the struggling Grant Balfour was removed from the role last month, had missed the first two games of the Toronto series to be with his wife for the birth of the couple...

Rays' Jennings leaves with knee injury

By Anonymous (not verified), 1 month 1 week ago
St. Petersburg, FL (SportsNetwork.com) - Tampa Bay Rays outfielder Desmond Jennings left Friday night's game against the Toronto Blue Jays after fouling a ball off his left knee.The injury occurred in the second inning. Jennings stayed in the game despite a visit from the trainer, and worked a two-out walk.Kevin Kiermaier took Jennings' spot in center field to start the third inning.Jennings was...

Rays activate Escobar, McGee to paternity list

By Anonymous (not verified), 1 month 1 week ago
St. Petersburg, FL (SportsNetwork.com) - The Tampa Bay Rays activated shortstop Yunel Escobar from the 15-day disabled list and placed pitcher Jake McGee on the paternity list on Friday.Escobar was suffering from shoulder soreness that landed him on the DL July 1, retroactive to June 24.Escobar is batting .244 with four homers and 22 RBI in 77 games this season.McGee's wife, Morgan, gave birth to...

Rays SS Escobar going on DL

By Anonymous (not verified), 1 month 3 weeks ago
Bronx, NY (SportsNetwork.com) - Tampa Bay Rays shortstop Yunel Escobar is going on the disabled list because of a sore right shoulder.Rays manager Joe Maddon said Escobar threw before Monday's game against the Yankees but the team is keen to give him more days off and not rush him back onto the field."We talked about that and he understood it," Maddon said after the Rays pulled out a 4-3 win in...

Rays SS Escobar lands on DL

By Anonymous (not verified), 1 month 3 weeks ago
Bronx, NY (SportsNetwork.com) - The Tampa Bay Rays placed shortstop Yunel Escobar on the 15-day disabled list with right shoulder soreness prior to Tuesday's game against the New York Yankees.Escobar sustained the injury June 24 while making a throw to first base in the eighth inning of a game against the Pittsburgh Pirates. He has not played since.The 31-year-old Escobar is batting .244 with...

Rays place Sands on DL

By Anonymous (not verified), 1 month 4 weeks ago
St. Petersburg, FL (SportsNetwork.com) - The Tampa Bay Rays placed first baseman/outfielder Jerry Sands on the 15-day disabled list on Tuesday.Sands suffered a strained tendon in his left wrist in Sunday's game against Houston.The wrist will be immobilized, and he will be reevaluated in three weeks.Over 12 games this season, the 26-year-old is batting .190 with a home run and four RBI in 12 games...

Rays activate Guyer, place DeJesus on DL

By Anonymous (not verified), 2 months 3 days ago
St. Petersburg, FL (SportsNetwork.com) - The Tampa Bay Rays activated outfielder Brandon Guyer from the 15-day disabled list Thursday and placed outfielder David DeJesus on the DL.Guyer sustained a fractured left thumb after diving for a ball in the outfield during Tampa Bay's 8-5 win over Boston on May 25.Over 28 games with the Rays this season, the 28-year-old Guyer is batting .262 with one...