Top Prospects: Tampa Bay Rays

Kiley continues the minor league organizational prospect lists with the Rays, led by currently injured RHP Taylor Guerrieri and featuring one of the deeper systems in the game.
December 4, 2013

Beckham Striving and Working Hard

To say that Rays prospect Tim Beckham has had a tumultuous career would be an understatement. The former number-one-overall pick has dealt with everything from lofty expectations to questions about his character. But after returning to the field after a 50 game suspension for a drug of abuse, the shortstop is doing his best to strive for perfection, even if he knows he'll never obtain it.
July 7, 2012

Durham Notebook: Second-half Stampede

Ben Christoph checks in with latest news on the Durham Bulls. This week: Brandon Allen has helped ignite Durham's offense and the team is playing winning baseball again, recently-named International League all-star Dane De La Rosa has helped anchor a very productive bullpen, plus the latest transaction news from the Triangle.
June 28, 2012

Tim Beckham Suspended For Drug Violation

Rays shortstop prospect and former number-one-overall pick Tim Beckham has been suspended for 50 games for a violation of MiLB drug policy.
May 1, 2012

Rays Minor League Notebook: 4/10/12

It was a tough night on the farm as Durham, Charlotte and Bowling Green all lost. There were quite a few noteworthy pitching performances though, including efforts by Alex Cobb and Shane Dyer.
April 10, 2012

Durham Bulls Notebook: April 5 -7

Durham Bulls beat writer Derek Levandowski checks in with his weekly notebook.
April 8, 2012

Tampa Bay Rays 2012 Top 50 Prospects (Final)

Just in time for the start of the 2012 season, here are our final rankings of the top prospects in the Rays farm system. This final list reflects changes from our preliminary list (that was released during the off-season for subscribers only) based on first-hand scouting done during spring training, 2012 team assignment and conversations with scouts and player development people.
April 3, 2012

Farm Continues to Produce for Rays

The Rays farm system continues to produce top-tier major league talent and this year's Durham Bulls squad is loaded with potential future major leaguers. New Durham Bulls beat writer, Derek Levandowski, previews a few Bulls players to get excited about in 2012.
April 3, 2012