Rays Press Releases
Sunday, April 19, 2015
Rays announce five acts for 2015 Summer Concert Series
The Tampa Bay Rays have announced five acts for the 2015 Summer Concert Series: The Jacksons, Cody Simpson, Lee Brice, KIDZ BOP Kids and Steve Aoki. Each concert is free with the purchase of that date's game ticket and will begin following the conclusion of that date's game. In addition to their game tickets, fans can watch the various acts from the field by purchasing field access passes available at raysbaseball.com/concerts.
Rays host three American League East opponents over nine-game homestand
The Tampa Bay Rays return to Tropicana Field on Friday to begin a nine-game homestand against American League East opponents.
Rays to honor Tarpon Springs fallen police officer
The Tampa Bay Rays will "retire" the official radio call sign of Tarpon Springs Police Officer Charles Kondek, who was killed in the line of duty on December 21, 2014.
Rays celebrate Jackie Robinson, Breaking Barriers
The Tampa Bay Rays will honor Jackie Robinson Day through the organization's Breaking Barriers celebration. Although Major League Baseball's official Jackie Robinson Day (April 15) occurs while the Rays are on the road, the Rays will host several community activities and recognize community figures leading up to Saturday's 7:10 p.m. game when the Rays take on the New York Yankees at Tropicana Field.
Tampa Bay Rays announce corporate partner lineup for 2015
The "Budweiser Porch" and a "Pepsi Grab 'N Go" location in Tropicana Field highlight new corporate partner activations for the 2015 Tampa Bay Rays season.
Longoria home runs will again aid animal shelter
For the fourth consecutive season, every home run hit by Tampa Bay Rays All-Star third baseman Evan Longoria will benefit the Pet" Pal Animal Shelter, a no-kill, nonprofit shelter in St. Petersburg.
Rays Sell Out 10th Consecutive Home Opener
The Tampa Bay Rays 2015 season opener on Monday, April 6 at Tropicana Field against the Baltimore Orioles is sold out, marking the 10th consecutive season for which the Rays have sold out the home opener.
Rays announce new in-game emcee
The Tampa Bay Rays welcome Bobby Millikin as the organization's new in-game emcee. He will host his first game today, April 4, at Tropicana Field when the Rays host the Detroit Tigers at 12:35 p.m. in their final Grapefruit League game of the spring.
Rays acquire Erasmo Ramirez from Mariners
The Rays have acquired right-handed pitcher Erasmo Ramirez (eh-RASS-moh) from the Seattle Mariners in exchange for left-handed pitcher Mike Montgomery.