Tampa Bay Rays Tampa Bay Rays

Farm System (Click the team name to view statistics)
Class Team League Manager Hitting Coach Pitching Coach
MAJ Tampa Bay Rays American League Kevin Cash Chad Mottola Jim Hickey
AAA Durham Bulls International League Jared Sandberg Ozzie Timmons Kyle Snyder
AA Montgomery Biscuits Southern League Brady Williams Dan DeMent R.C. Lichtenstein
HiA Charlotte (FL) Stone Crabs Florida State League Michael Johns Steve Watson
LoA Bowling Green Hot Rods Midwest League Reinaldo Ruiz Joe Szekely Bill Moloney
SS Hudson Valley Renegades New York-Penn League Craig Albernaz Alejandro Freire Brian Reith
R DSL Rays2 Dominican Summer League Julio Zorrilla Rafael Guerrero Alberto Bastardo
R GCL Rays Gulf Coast League Jim Morrison Marty DeMerritt
R Princeton Rays Appalachian League Danny Sheaffer Wuarnner Rincones Jose Gonzalez
R DSL Rays Dominican Summer League Esteban Gonzalez Ivan Ochoa Roberto Yil

Organization Reports
Correspondent: Marc Topkin, St. Petersburg (Fla.) Times
Positive Test
Josh Sale says he doesn't know how he failed a drug test
Adding Arms Premium
Odorizzi, Montgomery could be next in Rays pitching pipeline
Protected Pair Premium
The Rays placed two promising lefties on their 40-man roster
Notable Improvement Premium
Keeping it simple was important for Rays' Glaesmann
Worth The Wait Premium
Tampa Bay's 2011 first-round pick had a strong debut

Top Prospects
(Click the year to view the top 10 prospects)
  Draft History
(Click the year to view the picks)
Year Top Prospect Position   Year Top Pick Position
1999 Matt White RHP   2006 Evan Longoria 3B
2001 Josh Hamilton OF   2007 David Price LHP
2002 Josh Hamilton OF   2008 Tim Beckham SS
2003 Rocco Baldelli OF   2009 LeVon Washington* 2B
2004 Melvin Upton SS   2010 Josh Sale OF
2005 Delmon Young OF   2011 Taylor Guerrieri RHP
2006 Delmon Young OF   2012 Richie Shaffer 3B
2007 Delmon Young OF   2013 Nick Ciuffo C
2008 Evan Longoria 3B   2014 Casey Gillaspie 1B
2009 David Price LHP   2015 Garrett Whitley OF
2010 Desmond Jennings OF   2016 Josh Lowe 3B
2011 Jeremy Hellickson RHP   2017 Brendan McKay* 1B
        * did not sign