Latest Kevin Kiermaier News

Rays' Kiermaier ponders future after hip surgery ends season

Aug. 13, 2022 16:35 PM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Tampa Bay Rays center fielder Kevin Kiermaier expects to be ready for opening day next year following season-ending left hip surgery, but what team that will be with is yet to be determined. The 32-year-old Kiermaier is in the final season of a $53.5...

Rays acquire OF David Peralta in trade with D-backs

Jul. 30, 2022 18:05 PM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — The Tampa Bay Rays have acquired outfielder David Peralta from the Arizona Diamondbacks, adding a veteran left-handed bat for the playoff race. The Rays sent 19-year-old minor league catcher Christian Cerda to the Diamondbacks. The 34-year-old Peralta...

Lowe and Díaz homer, Rays beat Guardians 6-4

Jul. 30, 2022 17:44 PM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Brandon Lowe and Yandy Díaz homered as the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Cleveland Guardians 6-4 on Saturday. The Rays had dropped two consecutive games, getting one run and 10 singles in 18 innings over the stretch. “The offense came out hot...

LEADING OFF: Subway Series rolls, Ortiz honor, missing Cards

Jul. 26, 2022 04:15 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors today: ___ ALL ABOARD Aaron Judge and Pete Alonso swing away as the Subway Series starts up at Citi Field with both New York teams in first place. Jordan Montgomery (3-2, 3.24 ERA) pitches for...

Orioles beat Rays 5-1 thanks to 4-run 5th inning

Jul. 25, 2022 23:26 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — The bullpen has been perhaps the biggest part of Baltimore's climb this season. When manager Brandon Hyde lifted starter Austin Voth after three innings against Tampa Bay, those relievers went to work. “Tonight, they were so good,” Hyde said....

Rays rule Kiermaier, Zunino out for season with injuries

Jul. 25, 2022 23:24 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Tampa Bay Rays standouts Kevin Kiermaier and Mike Zunino are out for the season because of injuries, another significant blow for the defending AL East champions. Manager Kevin Cash said before Monday night's game at Baltimore that Kiermaier is having an operation...

LEADING OFF: Subway Series rolls, Ortiz honor, missing Cards

Jul. 25, 2022 21:29 PM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors on Tuesday: ___ ALL ABOARD Aaron Judge and Pete Alonso swing away as the Subway Series starts up at Citi Field with both New York teams in first place. Jordan Montgomery (3-2, 3.24 ERA) pitches...

Mountcastle, Rutschman and O's end Trop skid, top Rays in 11

Jul. 16, 2022 21:05 PM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Ryan Mountcastle hit a two-run single in the 11th inning, rookie catcher Adley Rutschman produced a pair of key swings and the Baltimore Orioles beat the Tampa Bay Rays 6-4 on Saturday. Rutschman had his first pinch-hit homer and added a 10th-inning...

Rays OF Kiermaier says hip injury may end regular season

Jul. 16, 2022 15:44 PM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Tampa Bay Rays center fielder Kevin Kiermaier says he could miss the rest of the regular season with a left hip injury after being moved to the 60-day injured list on Saturday. Kiermaier, a Gold Glove-caliber outfielder, hasn't played since July 9. He is...

Rays place Baz on injured list, have 17 players sidelined

Jul. 14, 2022 19:27 PM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Tampa Bay placed starter Shane Baz on the 15-day injured list Thursday with a right elbow sprain, leaving the Rays with 17 players on the IL. Their list, which ties the Cincinnati Reds for the most in the major leagues, includes 12 pitchers. ...