Extra picks awarded to them for their losses in free agency have given the Rays a record 12 of the first 89 selections and 10 of the first 60.
It's too early in the season to call any stretch of games critical, but the Rays' 11-game road trip that begins tonight at Seattle could go be a predictor of their longevity in the AL East race.
David Price wanted the responsibility of being the top man in the Rays’ rotation, and now he’s dealing with a cruel tradeoff: He usually has to pitch on days when the Rays’ short circuit-prone lineup is...
ST. PETERSBURG The problem for Tampa Bay Rays top pitching prospect Alex Cobb in his major-league debut a month ago wasn't so much his pitches as the face that he was tipping them off.
The Rangers traded lefty Cliff Lee to the Phillies after he knocked the Rays out of the AL Division Series last fall.
The Rays on Sunday apologized for pop singer Avril Lavigne’s foul language during her free postgame concert Saturday.
Tampa Bay Rays manager Joe Maddon predicts rookie right-hander Jeremy Hellickson will be "even better" when he gains experience and locks in on his fastball command.
At first glance, it seemed pretty off-the-wall. But manager Joe Maddon's surprise decision to bat struggling 3B Evan Longoria in the leadoff spot Saturday was well thought out and produced encouraging results.
There's the firm handshake, the mischievous smile, the eyes dancing with excitement. It's the old Dan Wheldon again.
David Price returned to form and survived a scare in the process, and Sam Fuld jumped into a phone booth and became Super Sam again.
RHP Jeremy Hellickson will try to do something tonight against the Tigers that no Rays rookie has done: win a fifth consecutive start.
The Tampa Bay Rays will see an old friend during their first series of the season with the Detroit Tigers starting tonight at Comerica Park, but the numbers he's carrying around look much heavier.
Nothing about the Rays this season has been more remarkable than the improvement of James Shields.
The pitcher who earned three consecutive opening-day starts from 2008-10, but lost his edge last season, pitc...