Rays Roundup: Defense Has Been Disappointing

In this edition of Rays Roundup: After being a strong-suit of the club in year's past, this year's Rays' team has been disappointing defensively, INF Drew Sutton is traded twice on Sunday and ends up on the Rays roster on Monday, Jeff Keppinger is the latest Ray to hit the disabled list and Hideki Matsui walks-off the Bulls in Durham.
May 22, 2012

Rays Roundup: Unlucky Bounce Proves Costly

In this edition of Rays Roundup: Carlos Pena and the Rays literally run into bad luck in Sunday's loss to the Braves, Jeff Keppinger has a right foot injury that has required him to wear a walking boot, Alex Cobb remains calm and confident in his 2012 debut and Matt Joyce his his third career grand slam. All of that plus the latest on all of the injured Rays inside.
May 21, 2012

Rays Roundup: Jennings Should be Back Soon

In this edition of Rays Roundup: Desmond Jennings' knee injury is not serious and he could be back in the lineup as early as Wednesday, Brandon Guyer gets the call while Jeff Keppinger deals with "a personal matter" and Jeff Niemann puts his perfect 3-0 record against the Yankees on the line Wednesday night. All of that and more inside.
May 9, 2012

Rays Outlast Verlander

Ben Zobrist hit a tiebreaking two-run single in the ninth inning, and the Tampa Bay Rays scored four runs in their final at-bat to beat Justin Verlander and the Detroit Tigers 4-2 on Wednesday
April 11, 2012

Birthday Boy Hellickson Masters Yankees

Jeremy Hellickson came within one out of a three-hitter on his birthday and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the New York Yankees 3-0 Sunday to complete a season-opening sweep and match the best start in club history.
April 8, 2012

Have the Rays Found Their Man at Shortstop?

The signing of Jeff Keppinger could settle things at shortstop for the 2012 season and beyond. His numbers at the plate and in the field reveal a much more complete player than the other three candidates.
January 27, 2012

Report: Jeff Keppinger is the Newest Ray

According to multiple reports, free agent infielder Jeff Keppinger has agreed to a one-year deal pending a physical. More details about the signing are inside.
January 25, 2012