When the Rays acquired Rene Rivera from the San Diego Padres they knew they were getting a quality backstop, and his impact is being felt early on.
Chris Archer used to be just a fastball and slider pitcher, but this spring he is working on implementing the changeup more to improve in 2015.
Catching up with Ex-Tampa Bay Ray Gabe Kapler Former major league outfielder Gabe Kapler enjoyed a 12-year big league career that featured stints on six different clubs. Kapler was a member of the Tampa Bay Rays during the 2009
The Rays have traded away a lot of familiar faces and veteran talent this offseason, so what position does this leave the team in heading into 2015?
Andrew Friedman used trades as a way to not only build the Rays into a winner but into perennial contenders from 2008-2013.
With two games to play the Tampa Bay Rays pitching staff is just 12 strikeouts behind the Cleveland Indians for the most ever by a staff in a single season.
Chris Archer allows just one run but Corey Kluber goes 8 strong innings and Cody Allen picks up the save as Indians defeat Rays 1-0.
Chris Archer picked up is 10th win of the season in the Rays 3-1 victory over the Chicago White Sox but says wins aren't as important as performance.
Chris Archer Picks Up 10th Win The Tampa Bay Rays (75-80) hopes of a winning season remain in tact as they defeated the Chicago White Sox by a final score of 3-1 on Saturday night. Chris Archer (10-8, 3.42
The Tampa Bay Rays need 9 strikeouts to set the franchise record for strikeouts (1,383) set back in 2012. Chris Archer gets first shot vs the White Sox.