2022 Schedule

2022 Schedule
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Ortiz accepts Hall call; Bonds, Clemens shut out

With the class being announced Tuesday night, former Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz was the lone player to receive the necessary votes for election into the Baseball Hall of Fame this year, while Barry Bonds and Roger Clemens fell short.

What's next for Rays after Montreal split-season plan is nixed? (1:09)
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Report: MLB payrolls drop 4%, back to 2015 level

Major League Baseball payrolls are down 4.6% from their record high of just under $4.25 billion in 2017, with last season's $4.05 billion spent on big league players not having been this low since $3.9 billion in 2015.

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Franco, Rays both satisfied with $182M deal

Wander Franco and the Tampa Bay Rays both got what they wanted in the shortstop's $182 million, 11-year deal that includes a club option for the 2033 season.

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Franco? Rays? MLB? Why EVERYBODY wins with new megadeal

Wander Franco's new deal is neither team- nor player-friendly -- it's a win for everyone involved. And that includes those of us who get to watch the 20-year-old phenom for years to come.

Jeff Passan ESPN 

Shortstop Wander Franco and the Tampa Bay Rays are in agreement on a 11-year contract that guarantees him around $185 million, sources tell ESPN. There is a 12th-year option and the total value could jump to $223 million. @TBTimes_Rays was on deal being done, and @YancenPujols first reported talks between Franco and the Rays.

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Rays send RHP Honeywell Jr. to Oakland for cash

The Tampa Bay Rays sent right-hander Brent Honeywell Jr. to the Oakland Athletics for cash on Thursday, one of a series of moves ahead of Friday's reserve list deadline.

Tampa Bay's Kevin Cash repeats as AL Manager of the Year (0:57)

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Team Stats

  • Pitching
  • Batting
Earned Run Average3.674th
Quality Starts0Tied-23rd
Batting Average.24214th
On Base Percentage.32111th
Slugging Percentage.4288th