The Rays signed five players to Minor League contracts on Tuesday with invitations to Major League Spring Training, in addition to inviting 12 of their Minor Leaguers to Spring Training
Strong pitching has been a staple for the Rays for years, and it promises once again to be a strength in 2016. Tampa Bay’s collection of quality arms is scheduled to take the field for the first time officially on Feb. 21 in Port Charlotte, Fla.
With the Rays’ acquisition of Brad Miller, what will become of Nick Franklin? Beat reporter Bill Chastain fields offseason questions from fans looking ahead to the 2016 season.
One word describes Logan Forsythe’s 2015 campaign: Solid. The Tennessee native made the most of an opportunity and finished the season as the Don Zimmer Award winner, tagging him the Rays’ Most Valuable Player as voted on by the Tampa Bay chapter of the Baseball Writers’ Association of America.
Former Major Leaguer Charlie Haeger highlighted the Rays’ announcements of the organization’s Minor League on-field coaching and medical staffs for the 2016 season Tuesday.
Would Tampa Bay consider easing the burden on its starters with a six-man rotation? Would the club make a deal for outfielder Jorge Soler? Beat reporter Bill Chastain answers these questions and more in the latest Inbox.
As the Arizona Fall League’s six-week season concluded with Saturday’s championship game, MLBPipeline.com names its All-AFL Team, highlighted by Yankees catching prospect Gary Sanchez and rebounding Rangers infielder Jurickson Profar.
Who 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.
Curt Casali enjoyed a breakout season in 2015 when he emerged as the Rays’ starting catcher before sustaining a season-ending left hamstring strain. With the holidays upon us, Casali shared some of what makes this time of year special for his family and him in this Holiday Q&A with MLB.com.
Riley Unroe has gotten back on track this winter while playing in the Australian Baseball League, where he’s produced a .329/.398/395 batting line through 39 games for the Brisbane Bandits. The 20-year-old has been particularly hot of late, with a .436 (17-for-39) average over his last 10 contests.
Once the 2015 season concluded, Kevin Cash did not take solace in the fact the Rays finished with 80 wins, even though they came under extremely difficult circumstances.