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Rays announce ticket information for potential American League Championship Series

October 11, 2021

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.—The Tampa Bay Rays have announced that tickets go on sale today for the potential American League Championship Series, scheduled to start on Friday, October 15. With the best regular season record in the American League, the Rays would host Game 1 and Game 2 (Saturday, October 16),

Postseason know before you go information

October 7, 2021

The Tampa Bay Rays encourage fans attending Games 1 and 2 of the American League Division Series at Tropicana Field to arrive early and consider alternative parking options. First pitch of Game 1 of the ALDS is slated for 8:07 p.m. tonight at Tropicana Field. Large crowds are expected, and

Rays announce postseason events throughout Tampa Bay

September 30, 2021

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.—The Tampa Bay Rays have announced events and activations on both sides of Tampa Bay leading up to the Postseason and during the American League Division Series. Events begin with two Rays Up Tampa Bay drive-thrus, taking place at the Florida Aquarium on Saturday, October 2 and at

Rays announce 2021 Minor League Award winners

September 27, 2021

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.—The Tampa Bay Rays have announced the winners of their 2021 Minor League awards:

  • Minor League Player of the Year: OF Josh Lowe, Durham – Batting .291/.380/.538 (112-for-385) with 28 2B, 21 HR, 75 RBI and 26 SB through 107 games for the Bulls and is the

Rays credential information for postseason games

September 27, 2021

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.—The Tampa Bay Rays have announced media credentials for postseason games at Tropicana Field are now live at credentials.mlb.com. Please note, there are two separate and required applications: one for the American League Division Series (ALDS) and one for the American League Championship Series (ALCS) and World Series.

Rays clinch berth in 2021 postseason

September 22, 2021

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.—The Tampa Bay Rays have clinched a berth in Major League Baseball’s postseason for a third consecutive season, the longest such streak in franchise history. The Rays are the first American League team and fourth major league team to clinch a trip to the 2021 postseason, following the

Rays announce potential postseason ticket information

September 21, 2021

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.—The Tampa Bay Rays have announced postseason information regarding single-game tickets, ticket packages, suites and party areas, as well as information on ballpark entry, security, and health and safety procedures. Tickets for the potential American League Wild Card Game and all potential Division Series games will go on

Rays host Tigers, Blue Jays and Marlins in final homestand

Highlights include $10 ticket special and Roberto Clemente Day
September 15, 2021

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.—The Tampa Bay Rays return to Tropicana Field tomorrow to conclude their 2021 regular-season home schedule with a 10-game homestand against the Detroit Tigers (September 16-19), Toronto Blue Jays (September 20-22) and Miami Marlins (September 24-26). The 2021 Rays season is presented by Bayfront Health St. Petersburg. Thousands

Ryan Yarbrough named Tampa Bay Rays nominee for the 2021 Roberto Clemente Award

September 14, 2021

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.—Major League Baseball has announced that Ryan Yarbrough was named the Tampa Bay Rays 2021 nominee for the Roberto Clemente Award, the most prestigious individual award for major league players. The Roberto Clemente Award is the annual recognition of a major league player who best represents the game

Rays area supervisor Paul Kirsch passes away

September 6, 2021

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.—The Tampa Bay Rays are deeply saddened to announce that longtime area supervisor Paul Kirsch passed away yesterday after a lengthy battle with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). He was 65 years old. Kirsch played seven seasons between independent ball and in the minor leagues before serving managerial stints

Rays release 2022 Spring Training Schedule

August 18, 2021

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.—The Tampa Bay Rays have released their 2022 spring training schedule, which will mark the team’s 14th Grapefruit League season at Charlotte Sports Park. Rays spring training is presented by Visit Tampa Bay, and the 2022 schedule features 32 official Grapefruit League games, including 15 home games at

Rays open two-team, seven-game homestand

Highlights include Tyler Glasnow Bobblehead and Sports Bracelet
August 13, 2021

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.—The Tampa Bay Rays return to Tropicana Field on Monday for a two-team, seven-game homestand against the Baltimore Orioles (August 16-19) and Chicago White Sox (August 20-22). The 2021 Rays season is presented by Bayfront Health St. Petersburg. Monday, August 16 vs. Baltimore Orioles

  • First Pitch: 7:10

Rays announce 2022 Regular-Season Schedule

Rays Open on March 31 at Fenway Park; Home Opener is April 8 vs. Orioles
August 4, 2021

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.—The Tampa Bay Rays have released their 2022 regular-season schedule, which opens with a six-game road trip against the Boston Red Sox (March 31–April 3) and Toronto Blue Jays (April 4-6). All 30 major league clubs released their 2022 schedules today. The schedule is subject to change, and

Rays complete three-player trade with Mariners

July 29, 2021

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.—The Tampa Bay Rays have acquired right-handed relief pitcher JT Chargois and minor league infielder Austin Shenton from the Seattle Mariners in exchange for right-handed relief pitcher Diego Castillo. Chargois (SHA-gwah), 30, went 1-0 with a 3.00 ERA (30-IP, 10-ER) in 31 appearances, all in relief, for the

Rays acquire Nelson Cruz from Minnesota Twins

July 22, 2021

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.—The Rays have acquired designated hitter Nelson Cruz and minor league right-handed pitcher Calvin Faucher from the Twins for right-handed pitcher Drew Strotman and minor league right-handed pitcher Joe Ryan. Cruz, 41, has hit 436 home runs over 17 seasons in the majors, which ranks 46th in major

Rays announce return of Salute to Service program

Ticket program for military, teachers and first responders
July 14, 2021

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.—The Tampa Bay Rays have announced the return of the popular Salute to Service program, presented by Jabil Inc. This program is offered to military and veterans, teachers and first responders and provides two complimentary tickets for select regular season home games and discounted ticket opportunities for others.

Rays select shortstop Carson Williams (No. 28) in first round of 2021 MLB First-Year Player Draft

July 11, 2021

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.—The Tampa Bay Rays have selected shortstop Carson Williams from Torrey Pines (Calif.) High School with the No. 28 pick in the first round of the 2021 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft. Williams, 18, hit .495/.598/.979 (48-for-97) with 10 doubles, two triples, 11 home runs, 35 RBI

Rays vs. Indians series update

July 5, 2021

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Due to the path of Tropical Storm Elsa, the Tampa Bay Rays and Major League Baseball have adjusted the schedule for the three-game series against the Cleveland Indians at Tropicana Field. The game on Tuesday, July 6 has been postponed and rescheduled as a traditional single-admission

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

Statement from the Tampa Bay Rays 060921

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