Minor League Recaps
Michael Perez has played in two different leagues this offseason.
Once again, the Perth Heat in the Australian Baseball League feature a number of Rays.
In a busy Wednesday, the Rays made two trades, designated a veteran for assignment, and added five prospects to the 40-man roster.
With a loss to rival Mexico in the bronze medal game, Team USA squandered a chance to qualify for the 2020 Games.
Over the next two weeks, Team USA has a chance to qualify for the Olympics.
The Arizona Fall League ended with Salt River’s 5-1 win over Surprise Saturday.
The Rays had three more players begin offseason play last week.
In addition to the Fall Stars Game Saturday, Wander Franco’s offseason schedule got underway.
Josh Lowe has been productive in Arizona.
Vidal Brujan has been one of the Arizona Fall League’s top sluggers so far.
Vidal Brujan homered in the first week of AFL action.
Blake Snell was effective in two innings, but it wasn’t enough.
Andrew Velazquez homered against his old club in Game 1 of the International League Championship.
Blake Snell had a brief outing as Durham advanced to the International League Championship again.
Josh Fleming was backed by a pair of home runs in Durham’s win Friday.
The Rays have four affiliates looking for championships.
Durham can make it four Rays affiliates in the playoffs with a win or Charlotte loss Monday.
Missing time due to shoulder fatigue did not stop Brendan McKay from striking out nearly every batter he faced Saturday.
With a big leaguer on the mound, Durham continued its winning streak and is tied for the International League wild card.
Due to Hurricane Dorian, the Florida State League and Gulf Coast League seasons are over.
As does Rays community.
Charlotte clinched a playoff berth and didn’t allow a run in three games this weekend.
In addition to Wander Franco, Chris Betts and Caleb Sampen were honored on the Midwest League’s postseason All-Star team.
Jim Haley joined Brett Sullivan as Biscuits to hit for the cycle this season.
Avisail Garcia is expected back from his oblique injury soon.
A pair of Rays infielders took another step toward a return to the majors.
Nate and Josh Lowe have combined for 31 home runs in the minors this season.
The No. 32 pick from last year’s draft reached the Midwest League in his first full pro season.
Greg Jones is one of six Renegades named New York-Penn League All-Stars.
The Rays hope to get reinforcements in the infield soon.