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Rays to add Wander Franco to Major League roster

June 20, 2021

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.—The Tampa Bay Rays are expected to select infielder Wander Franco (WAHN-der FRAHN-co) from Triple-A Durham. To make room on the active roster, right-handed pitcher Drew Rasmussen was optioned to Durham. A corresponding move to the 40-man roster will be announced on Tuesday. Franco, 20, will wear No.

Ticket information for remaining regular season home games

Tickets will go on sale to the public on Friday, June 25 at 10 a.m.; Tropicana Field returns to full capacity on July 5
June 15, 2021

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- The Tampa Bay Rays have announced single-game ticket information for home games at Tropicana Field scheduled for July 5–September 26. The 2021 season is presented by Bayfront Health St. Petersburg. With vaccination rates increasing across Florida and continued health and safety protocols in place at Tropicana

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June 9, 2021

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.—The Tampa Bay Rays have issued the following statement on the condition of Triple-A Durham right-handed pitcher Tyler Zombro, who was hit by a batted ball on June 3: “Late this afternoon, Tyler Zombro was discharged from Duke University Hospital. He and his family will remain in Durham

Rays announce MLB Vaccinate at the Plate event

Team Offering Free COVID-19 Vaccinations and Tickets at Tropicana Field
June 9, 2021

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.—The Tampa Bay Rays, in partnership with the Florida Department of Health in Pinellas County and Bayfront Health St. Petersburg, have announced details for on-site COVID-19 vaccination opportunities at Tropicana Field from Tuesday, June 15 through Thursday, June 17 as part of Major League Baseball’s league-wide Vaccinate at

Rays host Nationals, Orioles in five-game homestand

Highlights include increased capacity and Raymond jersey keychain
June 7, 2021

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.—The Tampa Bay Rays return to Tropicana Field tomorrow for a two-team, five-game homestand against the Washington Nationals (June 8-9) and Baltimore Orioles (June 11-13). The 2021 Rays season is presented by Bayfront Health St. Petersburg. Tuesday, June 8 vs. Washington Nationals

  • First Pitch: 7:10 p.m. -

Statement from the Rays

June 4, 2021

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.—The Tampa Bay Rays have issued the following update on Triple-A Durham right-handed pitcher Tyler Zombro, who was hit by a batted ball during last night’s game: “As of this morning, Tyler remains under the care of the nurses and doctors at Duke University Hospital. The updates from

Statement from the Tampa Bay Rays

June 3, 2021

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- The Tampa Bay Rays have issued the following statement on the condition of Triple-A Durham right-handed pitcher Tyler Zombro, who was hit by a batted ball during tonight’s game: “Tyler Zombro was transported to Duke University Hospital in Durham and is in stable condition. He is

Rays and Suncoast Credit Union launch 14th season of Reading with the Rays

Digital Game Cards Available at RaysBaseball.com/Reading
May 27, 2021

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.—This summer, the Tampa Bay Rays and Suncoast Credit Union will launch the 14th season of Reading with the Rays—Read Your Way to the Ballpark, an incentive-based reading program that encourages Pre-K to 12th- grade students to read for 24 hours and avoid summer learning loss. Traditionally an

Rays open two-team, five-game homestand

May 24, 2021

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.—The Tampa Bay Rays return to Tropicana Field tomorrow for a two-team, five-game homestand against the Kansas City Royals (May 25-27) and Philadelphia Phillies (May 29-30). The 2021 Rays season is presented by Bayfront Health St. Petersburg. Tuesday, May 25 vs. Kansas City Royals

  • First Pitch: 7:10

Rays complete four-player trade with Brewers

May 21, 2021

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.—The Tampa Bay Rays have traded shortstop Willy Adames and right-handed pitcher Trevor Richards to the Milwaukee Brewers in exchange for right-handed relief pitchers J.P. Feyereisen and Drew Rasmussen. Adames, 25, was acquired in the three-team trade that sent left-handed pitcher David Price to the Detroit Tigers on

Single-game ticket information for June home games

Tickets will go on sale to the public on Friday, May 28 at 10 a.m.
May 19, 2021

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.—The Tampa Bay Rays have announced single-game ticket information for home games at Tropicana Field scheduled for June 8-27. Ticket information for future games will be announced as the season progresses. The 2021 season is presented by Bayfront Health St. Petersburg. With vaccination rates increasing across Florida and

Single-game ticket Information for May home games

Tickets will go on sale to the public on Friday, April 30 at 10 a.m.
April 20, 2021

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- The Tampa Bay Rays have announced single-game ticket information for home games at Tropicana Field scheduled for May 11-30. Ticket information for future games will be announced as the season progresses. The 2021 season is presented by Bayfront Health St. Petersburg. The overall capacity of Tropicana

Rays announce second annual Running with the Rays virtual 5K race

Proceeds to benefit the Rays Baseball Foundation and Rowdies Soccer Fund
April 14, 2021

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.-- The Tampa Bay Rays have announced registration is now open for the second annual Running with the Rays, a virtual 5K race, presented by United Concordia Dental. All proceeds benefit the Rays Baseball Foundation and Rowdies Soccer Fund, a 501(c)(3) organization and the official charity of the

Rays announce food and beverage offerings

April 8, 2021

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- The Tampa Bay Rays and hospitality partner Levy have announced new and returning food and beverage options, enhanced health and safety measures for concessions and a focused approach on technology to offer a frictionless fan experience as fans are welcomed back to Tropicana Field in 2021.

Rays sell out home opener for Friday, April 9

April 5, 2021

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- The Tampa Bay Rays have announced that the 2021 home opener on Friday, April 9 at Tropicana Field against the New York Yankees is sold out. This marks the 15th consecutive season the Rays have sold out their home opener, excluding the 2020 season which was

Rays announce Opening Day roster

April 1, 2021

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.—The Rays have placed 1B Ji-Man Choi (arthroscopic surgery, right knee) and OF Brett Phillips (left hamstring strain) on the 10-day IL, finalizing their Opening Day, 26-man roster: PITCHERS (14): RH Chris Archer, RH Diego Castillo, RH Pete Fairbanks, RH Tyler Glasnow, LH Rich Hill, RH Andrew Kittredge,

Rays release digital version of 2020 American League championship ring

March 31, 2021

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- The Tampa Bay Rays announced the release of a digital version of the 2020 American League Championship ring for fans. The digital giveaway is presented by Bally Sports Sun. The digital version replicates the team’s commemorative ring through a high-quality 3-D model and is viewable on

Rays to host Drive to Opening Day event

Drive-thru event scheduled for Saturday, March 27 in Tropicana Field parking lots
March 17, 2021

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- The Tampa Bay Rays will host Drive to Opening Day, a new drive-thru event in the Tropicana Field parking lots that replaces the team’s annual Fan Fest. Presented by Bayfront Health St. Petersburg, Drive to Opening Day will take place on Saturday, March 27 from 10

Rays announce safety and single-game ticket information

Tickets Go on Sale to the Public on Friday, March 26 at 10 a.m.
March 16, 2021

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.—The Tampa Bay Rays have announced new health and safety protocols along with single-game ticket information for the first month of home games at Tropicana Field. Ticket information for future games will be announced as the season progresses. The 2021 season is presented by Bayfront Health St. Petersburg.

Rays announce 2021 promotional schedule

March 9, 2021

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- The Tampa Bay Rays have released the promotional schedule for the 2021 season. All fans (while supplies last) will receive a Rays Schedule Magnet, presented by Tropicana, for the Opening Series against the New York Yankees from April 9-11. The Rays 2021 season is presented by

Rays announce Spring Training ticket information

February 24, 2021

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- In partnership with Major League Baseball and local public health officials, the Tampa Bay Rays have announced ticket information for Spring Training games at Charlotte Sports Park. The 2021 Spring Training season is presented by Visit Tampa Bay. 2021 Rays Spring Training tickets will go on

Rays name Minor League coaching staffs for 2021

February 22, 2021

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- The Tampa Bay Rays have named the minor league on-field coaching and medical staffs for the 2021 season. Below are the organizational changes for minor league managerial roles:

  • High-A Bowling Green Manager Jeff Smith, last season was assigned to manage Class-A Charlotte;
  • Low-A Charleston

Rays sign Collin McHugh, Chaz Roe to one-year contracts

February 22, 2021

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.—The Tampa Bay Rays have signed free agent right-handed pitchers Collin McHugh and Chaz Roe to one-year contracts for the 2021 season. To make room on the 40-man roster, right-handed pitchers Yonny Chirinos (recovery from Tommy John surgery) and Oliver Drake (right flexor tendon strain) were placed on

Rays announce American League Champions Club

February 22, 2021

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- To celebrate the Tampa Bay Rays advancing to the 2020 World Series, the team has launched the American League Champions Club, presented by Geico. The club features exclusive experiences and events, including a members-only Zoom session with American League Manager of the Year Kevin Cash and

Rays sign Rich Hill, Oliver Drake to one-year contracts

February 17, 2021

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.—The Tampa Bay Rays have signed free agent left-handed pitcher Rich Hill and free agent right-handed pitcher Oliver Drake to one-year contracts for the 2021 season. To make room on the 40-man roster, left-handed pitcher Colin Poche (recovery from Tommy John surgery) was placed on the 60-day injured