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Saturday, May 23, 2015

Rays

Wil Myers placed on Padres’ disabled list

SAN DIEGO — The San Diego Padres have placed first baseman-outfielder Wil Myers on the 15-day disabled list with left wrist tendinitis.
Published: 05/20/15
Rays Notes: Team optimistic on LHP Smyly

Rays Notes: Team optimistic on LHP Smyly

The plan for LHP Drew Smyly is to avoid surgery on the tear in his left labrum and try to return to the mound this season by first resting his shoulder then by rehabbing the injury.
Published: 05/20/15
Bullpen makes sure Rays rally stands up

Bullpen makes sure Rays rally stands up

Erasmo Ramirez gets through one rough inning, then keeps the Rays in the ballgame in a 5-3 win over the Braves, giving Tampa Bay a share of first place in the AL East.
Published: 05/19/15
Rays’ Boxberger quietly emerges as one of game’s top young closers

Rays’ Boxberger quietly emerges as one of game’s top young closers

While Jake McGee was working his way back into shape after having loose bodies removed from the elbow, Brad Boxberger quietly stepped in and began this season perfect in his 10 save opportunities.
Published: 05/18/15
Rays Notes: Resiliency is on full display

Rays Notes: Resiliency is on full display

Almost a quarter of the way through the season, the Rays are both proud of their record and confident that better days are ahead.
Published: 05/18/15
Rays notes: Perfect timing leads to perfect inning for McGee

Rays notes: Perfect timing leads to perfect inning for McGee

The Rays wanted to break Jake McGee in slowly during a low-stress situation, and Sunday’s offensive outburst provided an ideal opportunity.
Published: 05/18/15
Rays come out swinging in 11-3 rout of Twins

Rays come out swinging in 11-3 rout of Twins

The Rays backed Chris Archer with a 19-hit attack, led by Evan Longoria and James Loney, and Archer did the rest, dominating the Twins for six innings in an 11-3 rout.
Published: 05/17/15
Rays notes: Bellatti shines during brief stint

Rays notes: Bellatti shines during brief stint

Although RHP Andrew Bellatti wasn’t with the Tampa Bay Rays for very long in his first major-league stint, he made quite an impression.
Published: 05/16/15
Throwing error helps Twins get past Rays, 6-4

Throwing error helps Twins get past Rays, 6-4

While the Minnesota Twins kept showing off their deft glovework Saturday, the Tampa Bay Rays were victimized by a critical defensive lapse in the seventh inning that paved the way for a 6-4 setback.
Published: 05/16/15
Rays Beat: Clubhouse culture key for bullpen

Rays Beat: Clubhouse culture key for bullpen

It is relentless, Steve Geltz said the other day about the Tampa Bay Rays bullpen. Not so much what they do on the field, which has been pretty solid, but the way they ease their minds for the night’s work.
Published: 05/16/15