Tampa BayRays

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Tampa Bay Rays Transactions 2021

October
DATETRANSACTION
October 13, 2021Reinstated LHP Adam Conley from the 10-day IL. Recalled RHP Louis Head from Durham (Triple-A East).
October 7, 2021Reassigned LHP Ryan Yarbrough, RHP Chris Mazza and CF Brett Phillips to the minor leagues. Recalled CF Jordan Luplow from Durham (Triple-A East).
October 2, 2021Recalled RHP Chris Mazza from Durham (Triple-A East). Optioned RHP Louis Head to Durham.
September
DATETRANSACTION
September 30, 2021Optioned LHP Ryan Sherriff to Durham (Triple-A East). Reinstated RHP Matt Wisler from the 10-day IL.
September 28, 2021Placed LHP Adam Conley on the COVID-19 IL. Reinstated RHP Andrew Kittredge from the 10-day IL.
September 27, 2021Optioned CF Jordan Luplow to Durham (Triple-A East). Recalled RHP Louis Head and LHP Ryan Sherriff from Durham.
September 25, 2021Optioned LH Dietrich Enns to Durham (Triple-A East). Recalled LHP Josh Fleming from Durham.
September 24, 2021Optioned INF Taylor Walls to Durham (Triple-A East). Reinstated INF Wander Franco from the 10-day IL.
September 23, 2021Sent SS Wander Franco to Durham (Triple-A East) on a rehab assignment.
September 20, 2021Selected the contract of RHP Shane Baz from Durham (Triple-A East) and agreed to terms on a major league contract. Placed RHP Andrew Kitteredge on the 10-day IL, retroactive to Sept. 18. Transferred RHP Chris Archer from the 10-day IL to the 60-day IL.
September 19, 2021Optioned RHP Louis Head to Durham (Triple-A East). Designated RHP Joey Krehiel for assignment. Reinstated LHP Shane McClanahan and CF Kevin Kiermaier from the 10-day IL.
September 18, 2021Placed CF Kevin Kiermaier on the reserve/COVID-19 IL, effective Sept. 17. Selected the contract of RHP Joey Krehbiel from Durham (Triple-A East) and signed him to a major league contract. Optioned RHP Chris Mazza to Durham.
September 16, 2021Sent RHP Chris Mazza and LHP Cody Reed to FCL Rays (Florida Complex League) on rehab assignments.
September 12, 2021Designated RHP Shawn Armstrong for assignment. Placed RHP Chris Archer on the 10-day IL. Reinstated RHP Nick Anderson from the 60-day IL and CF Brett Phillips from the 10-day IL.
September 11, 2021Placed SS Wander Franco on the 10-day IL. Optioned CF Josh Lowe to Durham (Triple-A East). Recalled SS Taylor Walls from Durham. Reinstated RF Randy Arozarena from the paternity list.
September 10, 2021Placed LHP Shane McClanahan and RHP Matt Wisler on the 10-day IL, retroactive to September 9. Recalled LHP Dietrich Enns and RHP Louis Head from Durham (Triple-A East).
September 8, 2021Placed RH Randy Arozarena on the paternity list. Optioned RHP Louis Head to Durham (Triple-A East). Recalled CF Josh Lowe from Durham. Designated RHP David hess for assignment. Reinstated 1B Ji-Man Choi and RHP Matt Wisler from the 10-day IL. Promoted general manager Erik Neander to president of baseball operations and agreed to terms with him on a multi-year contract extension.
September 7, 2021Recalled RHP Louis Head from Durham (Triple-A East). Optioned SS Taylor Walls to Durham.
September 6, 2021Selected the contract of RHP David Hess from Durham (Triple-A East) and agreed to terms on a major league contract. Optioned LHP Dietrich Enns to Durham.
September 5, 2021Sent RHP Matt Wisler to Durham (Triple-A East) on a rehab assignment.
September 4, 2021Sent CF Brett Phillips to the Florida Complex League Rays (FCL) on a rehab assignment.
September 3, 2021Sent 1B Ji-Man Choi to FCL Rays (Florida Complex League) on a rehab assignment.
September 2, 2021Placed RHP Chris Mazza on the COVID-19 related IL.
August
DATETRANSACTION
August 31, 2021Added RHP David Robertson to taxi squad.
August 30, 2021Recalled RHP David Robertson and SS Taylor Walls from Durham (Triple-A East).
August 28, 2021Optioned RHP Chris Mazza to Durham (Triple-A East).
August 27, 2021Reinstated RHP Pete Fairbanks from the 10-day IL.
August 26, 2021Sent CF Jordan Luplow to Florida Complex League (FCL) on a rehab assignment. Optioned RHP Louis Head to Durham (Triple-A East).
August 24, 2021Reinstated DH Nelson Cruz from the 10-day IL. Placed 1B Ji-Man Choi on the 10-day IL, retroactive to August 23. Sent RHP David Hess outright to Durham (Triple-A East).
August 22, 2021Activated RHP Chris Archer from the 60-day IL. Designated RHP David Hess for assignment. Recalled RHP Chris Mazza from Durham (Triple-A East). Placed DH Nelson Cruz on the 10-day IL. Sent RHP Pete Fairbanks to Durham on a rehab assignment.
August 21, 2021Optioned RHP Chris Mazza to Durham (Triple-A East). Selected the contract of RHP David Hess from Durham and agreed to terms on a major league contract. Designated 1B Mike Ford for assignment.
August 20, 2021Optioned LHP Dietrich Enns to Durham (Triple-A East). Recalled RHP Chris Mazza from Durham. Agreed to terms with RHP David Hess on a minor league contract.
August 19, 2021Placed CF Jordan Luplow on the 10-day IL, retroactive to August 18. Recalled LHP Dietrich Enns from Durham (Triple-A East).
August 18, 2021Activated LHP Ryan Yarbrough from the 10-day IL. Designated RHP Chris Ellis for assignment. Sent RHPS J.P. Feyereisen and Ryan Thompson to Durham (Triple-A East) on rehab assignments.
August 17, 2021Selected the contract of RHP Shawn Armstrong from Durham (Triple-A East) and agreed to terms on a major league contract. Optioned 2B Mike Brosseau to Durham. Designated 3B Kevin Padlo for assignment. Sent RHP Chris Archer to Durham (Triple-A East) on a rehab assignment.
August 16, 2021Sent RHPs J.P. Feyereisen and Ryan Thompson to Florida Complex League (FCL) on rehab assignments. Transferred LHP Jeffrey Springs and RHP D.J. Johnson from the 10-day IL to the 60-day IL. Agreed to terms with RHP David Robertson on a major league contract. Selected the contract of RHP Chris Ellis from Durham (Triple-A East) and agreed to terms on a major league contract. Optioned LHP Ryan Sherriff to Durham.
August 14, 2021Selected the contract of LHP Adam Conley from Durham (Triple-A East). Designated RHP Evan Phillips for assignment.
August 12, 2021Selected the contract of RHP Evan Phillips from Durham (Triple-A East) and agreed to terms on a major league contract. Optioned LHP Dietrich Enns to Durham. Sent RHP Nick Anderson to Durham on a rehab assignment.
August 10, 2021Placed RHP D.J. Johnson on the 10-day IL, retroactive to August 9. Placed LHP Ryan Yarbrough on the 10-day IL. Reinstated RF Randy Arozarena from the 10-day IL. Recalled RHP Louis Head from durham (Triple-A East).
August 9, 2021Sent RHP Nick Anderson to FCL Rays (Florida Complex League) on a rehab assignment.
August 7, 2021Optioned RHP Louis Head to Durham (Triple-A East). Reinstated RHP Collin McHugh from the 10-day IL.
August 6, 2021Placed RF Randy Arozarena on the 10-day IL.
August 4, 2021Agreed to terms with free agent RHP Evan Phillips on a minor league contract.
August 3, 2021Optioned RHP Chris Mazza to Durham (Triple-A East). Selected the contract of LHP Dietrich Enns from Durham and agreed to terms on a major league contract. Transferred RHP Ryan Thompson from the 10-day IL to the 60-day IL.
August 1, 2021Placed LHP Jeffrey Springs on the 10-day IL. Recalled RHP DJ Johnson from Durham (Triple-A East).
July
DATETRANSACTION
July 31, 2021Optioned RHP D.J. Johnson to Durham (Triple-A East).
July 30, 2021Placed RHP J.T. Chargois on the active roster. Acquired RHP D.J. Johnson and CF Jordan Luplow from Cleveland in exchange for RHP Peyton Battenfield. Designated RHPs Sean Poppen and Jake Reed for assignment.
July 29, 2021Recalled RHP Chris Mazza from Durham (Triple-A East). Placed RHP Pete Fairbanks on the 10-day IL. Sent RHP Nick Anderson to Durham on a rehab assignment.
July 27, 2021Reinstated RF Manuel Margot from the 10-day IL.
July 26, 2021Optioned RHP Sean Poppen to Durham (Triple-A East).
July 25, 2021Recalled LHP Ryan Sherriff from Durham (Triple-A East). Optioned RHP Jake Reed to Durham (Triple-A East).
July 24, 2021Optioned SS Taylor Walls to Durham (Triple-A East). Recalled RHP Sean Poppen from Durham.
July 23, 2021Optioned RHP Chris Mazza to Durham (Triple-A East). Sent RHP Nick Anderson to Florida Complex League (FCL) on a rehab assignment. Placed DH Nelson Cruz on the active roster. Recalled RHP Louis Head from Durham.
July 22, 2021Optioned CF Vidal Brujan to Durham (Triple-A East). Recalled RHP Luis Patino from Durham. Sent OF Manuel Margot to Durham for a rehab assignment.
July 21, 2021Recalled RHP Chris Mazza from Durham (Triple-A East). Placed RHP J.P. Feyereisen on the 10-day IL.
July 20, 2021Sent 2B Mike Brosseau to Florida Complex League (FCL) on a rehab assignment.
July 17, 2021Sent RHP Chris Archer to Durham (Triple-A East) on a rehab assignment.
July 12, 2021Sent RHP Chris Archer to the Florida Complex League on a rehab assignment.
July 9, 2021Recalled CF Vidal Brujan from Durham (Triple-A East). Placed 2B Mike Brosseau on the 10-day IL, retroactive to July 8.
July 8, 2021Optioned CF Vidal Brujan to Durham (Triple-A East).
July 7, 2021Recalled CF Vidal Brujan and LHP Ryan Sherriff from Durham (Triple-A East). Placed RF Manuel Margot on the 10-day IL, he is expected to be out two to three weeks.
July 3, 2021Reinstated SS Taylor Walls from the 10-day IL. Optioned RHP Luis Patino to Durham (Triple-A East).
July 2, 2021Recalled RHP Luis Patino from Durham (Triple-A East).
July 1, 2021Optioned LHP Ryan Sherriff to Durham (Triple-A East).
June
DATETRANSACTION
June 30, 2021Recalled LHP Ryan Sherriff from Durham (Triple-A East). Placed LHP Ryan Thompson on the 10-day IL, retroactive to June 28.
June 29, 2021Recalled 2B Mike Brousseau from Durham (Triple-A East).
June 28, 2021Optioned RHP Louis Head to Durham (Triple-A East).
June 26, 2021Recalled RHP Louis Head from Durham Triple-A East. Placed LHP Josh Fleming on the 10-day IL.
June 24, 2021Placed SS Taylor Walls on the 10-day IL, retroactive to June 23. Traded 1B Wyatt Mathisen to Seattle Mariners for cash considerations. Recalled RHP Drew Rasmussen from Durham (Triple-A East).
June 22, 2021Selected the contract of SS Wander Franco from Durham (Triple-A East). Designated 1B Wyatt Mathisen for assignment.
June 21, 2021Optioned RHP Drew Rasmussen to Durham (Triple-A East).
June 19, 2021Optioned 2B Mike Brosseau to Durham (Triple-A East). Recalled RHP Drew Rasmussen from Durham.
June 17, 2021Optioned RHP Chris Mazza and INF Mike Ford to Durham (Triple-A East). Transferred RHP Tyler Glasnow from the 10-day IL to the 60-day IL. Reinstated RHP Collin McHugh from the 10-day IL.
June 16, 2021Recalled RHP Chris Mazza from Durham (Triple-A East). Placed RHP Collin McHugh on the 10-day IL.
June 15, 2021Placed RHP Tyler Glasnow on the 10-day IL. Recalled 2B Mike Brosseau from Durham (Triple-A East).
June 14, 2021Optioned 2B Mike Brosseau to Durham (Triple-A East). Reinstated 1B Ji-Man Choi from the 10-day IL.
June 13, 2021Sent C Deivy Grullon outright to Durham (Triple-A East).
June 12, 2021Optioned LHP Ryan Sherriff to Durham (Triple-A East).
June 11, 2021Designated C Deivy Grullon for assignment.
June 4, 2021Recalled LHP Ryan Sherriff from Durham (Triple-A East). Placed 1B Ji-Man Choi on the 10-day IL, retroactive to June 3.
June 3, 2021Optioned RHP Chaz Roe to Durham (Triple-A East) on a rehab assignment.
May
DATETRANSACTION
May 30, 2021Optioned RHP Luis Patino to Durham (Triple-A East).
May 23, 2021Optioned RHP Brent Honeywell Jr. to Durham (Triple-A East). Activated RHP Michael Wacha from the 10-day IL.
May 22, 2021Transferred LHP Cody Reed from the 10-day IL to the 60-day IL. Actvated RHP J.P. Feyereisen. Recalled SS Taylor Walls from Durham (Triple-A East). Claimed C Deivy Grullon off waivers from N.Y. Mets. Optioned RHP Chris Mazza and C Deivy Grullon to Durham.
May 21, 2021Recalled RHP Brent Honeywell Jr. from Durham (Triple-A East). Traded RHP Trevor Richards and SS Willy Adames to Milwaukee in exchange for RHPs Drew Rasmussen and J.P. Feyereisen.
May 20, 2021Optioned RHP Louis Head to Durham.
May 19, 2021Acquired cash considerations from Atlanta Braves for C Kevan Smith.
May 16, 2021Acquired a player to be named later or cash considerations from Los Angeles Dodgers for INF Yoshitomo Tsutsugo.
May 15, 2021Traded RHP Hunter Strickland to Los Angeles Angels for cash. Activated 1B Ji-Man Choi from the 10-day IL.
May 14, 2021Optioned RHP Louis Head to Durham (Triple-A East). Activated RHP Diego Castillo from the IL.
May 11, 2021Designated 1B Yoshi Tsutsugo for assignment. Optioned LHP Ryan Sherriff to Durham (Triple-A Southeast). Recalled 3B Kevin Padlo from Durham (Triple-A Southeast).
May 9, 2021Placed OF Kevin Kiermaier on the 10-day IL. Recalled RHP Louis Head from Durham (Triple-A East).
May 8, 2021Activated LHP Ryan Yarbrough from the 10-day IL. Placed C Francisco Mejia on the 10-day IL. Transferred RHP Chris Archer from the 10-day IL to the 60-day IL.
May 5, 2021Activated RHP Pete Fairbanks from the 10-day IL. Placed RHP Diego Castillo on the 10-day IL retroactive to May 4.
May 1, 2021Optioned RHPs Louis Head and Trevor Richards to Durham (Triple-A East). Activated LHPs Rich Hill and Cody Reed from the 10-day IL.
April
DATETRANSACTION
April 30, 2021Activated 1B Yoshi Tsutsugo from 10-day IL. Placed LHP Rich Hill on the 10-day IL.
April 29, 2021Recalled RHP Louis Head from alternate training site. Recalled LHP Shane McClanahan from alternate training site. Placed 1B Yoshi Tsutsugo on the 10-day IL.
April 25, 2021Recalled RHP Luis Patino from alternate training site.
April 24, 2021Placed RHP Chris Mazza on the 10-day IL. Designated C Deivy Grullon for assignment. Activated RHP Diego Castillo from the 10-day IL.
April 23, 2021Placed RHP Diego Castillo on the 10-day IL. Recalled RHP Chris Mazza from alternate training site. Selected the contract of RHP Louis Head from alternate training site.
April 20, 2021Recalled RHP Brent Honeywell from alternate training site.
April 18, 2021Placed RHP Collin McHugh on the 10-day IL. Recalled RHP Chris Mazza from the taxi squad.
April 17, 2021Recalled CF Kevin Kiermaier from the 10-day IL. Optioned RHP Chris Mazza to alternate training site.
April 14, 2021Recalled LHP Josh Fleming from the alternate training site. Optioned 3B Kevin Padlo to the alternate training site.
April 12, 2021Optioned RHP Brent Honeywell to the alternate training site. Recalled RHP Trevor Richards from the alternate training site.
April 11, 2021Placed RHP Chris Archer on the 10-day IL. Recalled Brent Honeywell Jr. from the alternate training site.
April 9, 2021Designated C Joseph Odom for assignment. Placed RHP Pete Fairbanks on the 10-day IL. Selected the contract of RHP Hunter Strickland from the alternate training site. Recalled RF Brett Phillips from the 10-day IL.
April 6, 2021Claimed C Deivy Grullon off waivers from Cincinnati. Placed OF Kevin Kiermaier on the 10-day injured list. Recalled 3B Kevin Padio from the alternate training site. Placed RHP Chaz Roe on the 60-day injured list.
April 5, 2021Placed RHP Chaz Roe on the 10-day injured list. Recalled RHP Chris Mazza from alternate training site.
April 3, 2021Placed LHP Ryan Sherriff on the restricted list. Selected the contract of C Joseph Odom from alternate training site.
April 1, 2021Placed RF Brett Phillips and 1B Ji-Man Choi on the 10-day injured list.
March
DATETRANSACTION
March 28, 2021Optioned RHPs Chris Mazza, Trevor Richards and LHP Josh Fleming to Durham (Triple-A East).
March 26, 2021Placed RHP Nick Anderson on the 60-day injured list. Selected the contract of RHP Andrew Kittredge from Durham (Triple-A East).
March 16, 2021Optioned INF/OF Vidal Brujan, OF Josh Lowe, INFs Kevin Padlo and Taylor Walls, RHPs Drew Stotman, Brent Honeywell and Luis Patino, LHPs Shane McClanahan and Brendan McKay to Durham (Triple-A Southeast).
February
DATETRANSACTION
February 22, 2021Placed RHPs Yonny Chirinos and Oliver Drake on the 60-day IL. Agreed to terms with RHPs Chaz Roe and Collin McHugh on minor league contracts.
February 17, 2021Placed LHPs Jalen Beeks and Colin Poche on the 60-day IL. Traded RHP John Curtiss to Miami in exchange for minor league 1B Evan Edwards. Agreed to terms with LHP Rich HIll and RHP Oliver Drake on one-year contracts.
February 12, 2021Agreed to terms with RHPs Stetson Allie, Louis Head, Joey Krehbiel and Hunter Strickland and LHP Brian Moran on minor league contracts.
February 9, 2021Agreed to terms with RHP Chris Archer on a one-year contract.
February 1, 2021Agreed to terms with RHPs Adrian De Horta and Yacksel Rios on minor league contracts.
January
DATETRANSACTION
January 21, 2021Announced Dan Moeller to add operations manager at Charlotte Sports Park to his existing responsibilities.
January 15, 2021Agreed to terms with RHP Yonny Chirinos, RHP Tyler Glasnow, OF Manuel Margot and INF Joey Wendle on one-year contracts. Agreed to terms with SS Gabriel Arias, SS Luis Ariza, SS Carlos Colmenarez, RHP Sebastian Javier, RHP Humberto Jimenez, SS Jose Perez, OF Jhonny Piron, SS Jesus Quevedo, SS Nathanael Rodriguez and LHP Kikito Severino on minor league contracts.