Tampa BayRays

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Tampa Bay Rays Transactions - 2018

November
DATETRANSACTION
November 8, 2018Traded OFs Mallex Smith and Jake Fraley to Seattle for C Mike Zunino, OF Guillermo Heredia and LHP Michael Plassmeyer.
November 1, 2018Agreed to terms with RHP Sandy Gaston on a minor league contract. Assigned Cs Jesus Sucre and Adam Moore outright to Durham (IL). Claimed RHP Oliver Drake off waivers from Minnesota.
September
DATETRANSACTION
September 4, 2018Recalled RHP Jake Faria from Durham (IL). Activated C Adam Moore off the restricted list. Moved INF Daniel Robertson to the 60-day DL.
September 3, 2018Placed RHP Jose Mujica from Durham (IL) and placed him on the 60-day DL. Selected the contracts of SS Andrew Velazquez and C Nick Ciuffo from Durham. Reinstated OF Mallex Smith from the 10-day DL.
August
DATETRANSACTION
August 14, 2018Acquired RHP Shane Baz from Pittsburgh to complete the trade that sent RHP Chris Archer to the Pirates.
August 6, 2018Traded SS Adeiny Hechavarria to Pittsburgh for RHP Matt Seelinger and assigned Seelinger to Bowling Green (MWL).
August 5, 2018Optioned RHP Austin Pruitt to Durham (IL). Reinstated LHP Blake Snell from the 10-day DL.
August 4, 2018Placed INF Daniel Robertson on the 10-day DL. Selected the contract of INF/OF Brandon Lowe from Durham (IL).
August 3, 2018Placed OF Tommy Pham on the 10-day DL. Recalled LHP Adam Kolarek from Durham (IL).
July
DATETRANSACTION
July 31, 2018Traded C Wilson Ramos to Philadelphia for a player to be named or cash. Traded LHP Hunter Schryver to the Chicago White Sox for international signing bonus pool money. Traded RHP Chris Archer to Pittsburgh for OF Austin Meadow, RHP Tyler Glasnow and and player to be named.
July 29, 2018Assigned C Adam Moore outright to Dufrham (IL).
July 28, 2018Recalled RHP Andrew Kittredge from Durham (IL).
July 27, 2018Designated C Adam Moore for assignment. Selected the contract of C Michael Perez from Durham (IL).
July 26, 2018Traded LHP Jonny Venters to the Atlanta Braves for an international signing slot.
July 25, 2018Recalled RHP Austin Pruitt from Durham (IL). Activated LHP Jonny Venters from the 10-day DL. Optioned RHP Chih-Wei Hu e-A Durham. Traded RHP Matt Andriese to the Arizona Diamondbacks for C Michael P?rez and RHP Brian Shaffer.
July 24, 2018Optioned LHP Adam Kolarek to Durham (IL). Recalled RHPs Yonny Chirinos and Chih-Wei Hu from Durham.
July 23, 2018Placed LHP Blake Snell on the 10-day DL. Optioned OF Justin Williams to Durham (IL). Recalled SS Willy Adames from Durham.
July 17, 2018Optioned RHP Andrew Kittredge and 3B Christian Arroyo to Durham (IL).
July 16, 2018Designated RHP Ryan Weber for assignment. Optioned RHP Chih-Wei Hu to Durham (IL).
July 12, 2018Optioned SS Willy Adames to Durham (IL). Recalled RHP Chih-Wei Hu from Durham. Sent 3B Christian Arroyo and RHP Jake Faria to Durham for rehab assignments.
July 11, 2018Recalled 1B Ji-Man Choi and RHP Andrew Kittredge from Durham (IL).
July 9, 2018Sent 3B Christian Arroyo to Charlotte (FSL) for a rehab assignment.
July 8, 2018Placed RHP Chaz Roe on the 10-day DL. Recalled RHP Jaime Schultz from Durham (IL).
July 7, 2018Designated OF Jeremy Hazelbaker for assignment. Selected the contract of LHP Adam Kolarek from Durham (IL). Signed LHP Shane McClanahan to a minor league contract. Sent RHP Jake Faria to Charlotte (FSL) for a rehab assignment.
July 5, 2018Placed LHP Vidal Nuno on the 10-day DL. Optioned RHP Austin Pruitt to Durham (IL). Selected the contract of RHP Ryan Weber from Durham. Recalled RHP Andrew Kittredge from Durham. Transferred RHP Wilmer Font to the 60-day DL.
July 4, 2018Sent RHP Chris Archer to Charlotte (FSL) for a rehab assignment.
July 2, 2018Signed SS K.V. Edwards to a minor league contract.
June
DATETRANSACTION
June 30, 2018Placed RHP Wilmer Font on the 10-day DL. Recalled RHP Hunter Wood from Durham (IL). Signed RHP Mike Broadway to a minor league contract.
June 26, 2018Placed LHP Jonny Venters on the 10-day DL. Recalled RHP Austin Pruitt from Durham (IL).
June 19, 2018Designated OF Rob Refsnyder for assignment. Reinstated OF Kevin Kiermaier from the 60-day DL. Signed 1B Russ Olive; 2B Justin Row; LHPs Steffan Moore and Nick Sprengel; Cs Kevin Melendez, Dawson Dimon and Michael Berglund; and RHPs Taj Bradley, Chris Muller and Daiveyon Whittle to minor league contracts.
June 18, 2018Signed 3B Kaleo Johnson and OF Nick Schnell to minor league contracts.
June 17, 2018Placed INF Christian Arroyo on the 10-day DL. Reinstated SS Adeiny Hechavarria from the 10-day DL.
June 16, 2018Sent SS Adeiny Hechavarria and OF Kevin Kiermaier to Durham (IL) for rehab assignments. Signed SS Tyler Frank, LH Trey Cumbie, OFs Marvin Malone and Tanner Dodson, 1B Jacson McGowan and Ford Proctor and RHPs Miller Hogan, Jack Labosky, Nick Lee, B.J. Myers, Simon Rosenblum-Larson and Alan Strong to minor league contracts.
June 12, 2018Optioned 1B Ji-Man Choi to Durham (IL). Sent OF Kevin Kiermaier and SS Adeiny Hechavarria to Charlotte (IL) for rehab assignments.
June 11, 2018Recalled SS Willy Adames from Durham (IL). Placed INF Daniel Robertson on the 10-day DL.
June 8, 2018Recalled INF Jake Bauers from Durham (IL).
June 7, 2018Designated INF Brad Miller for assignment.
June 5, 2018Placed RHP Chris Archer on the 10-day DL. Recalled RHP Diego Castillo from Durham (IL). Optioned RHP Yonny Chirinos to Durham.
May
DATETRANSACTION
May 31, 2018Optioned RHP Jaime Schultz to Durham (IL). Reinstated RHP Nathan Eovaldi from the 60-day DL. Transferred RHP Jake Faria to the 60-day DL. Traded C Curt Casali to Cincinnati for cash.
May 29, 2018Sent RHP Yonny Chirinos on a rehab assignment to Durham (IL).
May 27, 2018Optioned LHP Anthony Banda to Durham (IL). Recalled RHP Jaime Schultz from Durham.
May 25, 2018Acquired RHPs Andrew Moore and Tommy Romero from the Seattle Mariners for RHP Alex Colom?, OF Denard Span and cash considerations. Activated 2B Joey Wendle from the paternity list. Optioned SS Willy Adames to Durham (IL).
May 24, 2018Placed RHP Jake Faria on the 10-day DL. Selected the contract of LHP Vidal Nuno from Durham (IL). Transferred RHP Nathan Eovaldi to the 60-day DL.
May 23, 2018Placed 2B Joey Wendle on paternity leave. Recalled SS Willy Adames from Durham (IL). Sent RHP Nathan Eovaldi to Durham for a rehab assignment.
May 20, 2018Placed SS Adeiny Hechavarria on the 10-day DL, retroactive to Friday. Recalled RHP Ryne Stanek from Durham (IL).
May 16, 2018Placed OF Carlos Gomez on the 10-day DL. Optioned RHP Hunter Wood to Durham (IL). Recalled 3B Christian Arroyo and LHP Anthony Banda from Durham.
May 14, 2018Recalled RHP Hunter Wood from Durham (IL).
May 13, 2018Optioned RHPs Ryne Stanek and Andrew Kittredge and LHP Anthony Banda to Durham (IL). Recalled RHP Austin Pruitt from Durham.
May 12, 2018Recalled LHP Anthony Banda from Durham (IL).
May 5, 2018Recalled RHP Ryne Stanek from Durham (IL). Optioned RHP Chih-Wei Hu to Durham.
May 4, 2018Sent RHP Nathan Eovaldi on a rehab assignment to Charlotte (IL).
May 1, 2018Recalled LHP Ryan Yarbrough from Durham (IL). Placed RHP Yonny Chirinos on the 10-day DL, retroactive to April 29.
April
DATETRANSACTION
April 29, 2018Optioned LHP Ryan Yarbrough to Durham (IL). Recalled RHP Chih-Wei Hu from Durham.
April 27, 2018Activated 3B Matt Duffy from the 10-day DL. Optioned RHP Austin Pruitt to Durham (IL).
April 26, 2018Sent 3B Matt Duffy on a rehab assignment to Charlotte (IL).
April 25, 2018Selected the contract of LHP Jonny Venters from Durham (IL). Optioned RHP Hunter Wood to Durham.
April 22, 2018Assigned 1B Brandon Snyder outright to Durham (IL).
April 21, 2018Designated 1B Brandon Snyder for assignment. Reinstated 2B Brad Miller from the 10-day DL.
April 18, 2018Sent 2B Brad Miller to Charlotte (IL) for a rehab assignment.
April 17, 2018Placed 3B Matt Duffy on the 10-day DL. Selected the contract of INF Brandon Snyder from Durham (IL). Transferred CF Kevin Kiermaier from the 10- to 60-day DL. Optioned RHP Chih-Wei Hu to Durham. Recalled RHP Hunter Wood from Durham.
April 16, 2018Placed OF Kevin Kiermaier on the 10-day DL. Recalled RHP Chih-Wei Hu from Durham. Assigned RHP Ryan Weber outright to Durham (IL).
April 13, 2018Designated RHP Ryan Weber for assignment.
April 11, 2018Optioned OF Jeremy Hazelbaker to Durham (IL). Transferred RHP Jose De Leon to the 60-day DL.
April 9, 2018Placed 2B Brad Miller on the 10-day DL. Selected the contract of RHP Ryan Weber from Durham (IL).
March
DATETRANSACTION
March 28, 2018Placed RHPs Nathan Eovaldi and Jose DeLeon on the 10-day disabled list. Recalled RHP Austin Pruitt from Durham (IL). Released RHP Daniel Hudson.
March 27, 2018Reassigned C Curt Casali and OFs Johnny Field and Brandon Snyder to minor league camp.
March 26, 2018Optioned RHP Austin Pruitt to Durham (IL). Released LHP Dan Jennings.
March 22, 2018Agreed to terms with C Curt Casali on a minor league contract.
March 20, 2018Sent INF Luis Rengifo to the L.A. Angels to complete an earlier trade.
March 19, 2018Optioned LHP Anthony Banda and RHP Ryne Stanek to Durham (IL).
March 11, 2018Optioned RHP Brent Honeywell to Durham (IL).
March 8, 2018Released RHP Dustin McGowan.
March 5, 2018Traded INF Ryan Schimpf to Atlanta Braves in for a player to be named or cash.
February
DATETRANSACTION
February 22, 2018Traded DH Corey Dickerson to Pittsburgh for RHP Daniel Hudson, INF Tristan Gray and cash.
February 20, 2018Traded OF Stephen Souza, Jr. to the Arizona Diamondbacks for LHP Anthony Banda and two players to be named later.
February 18, 2018Traded RHP Jake Odorizzi to Minnesota for SS Jermaine Palacios.
February 17, 2018Acquired 1B C.J. Cron from the Los Angeles Angels for a player to be named. Designated OF Corey Dickerson for assignment.
January
DATETRANSACTION
January 31, 2018Fired team physician Michael Reilly.