Nate Lowe Perfects His Hitting Approach
The breakout prospect doesn't concern himself with launch angle so much as he does something he calls "vertical angle."
Nick Ciuffo Regains Rays' Trust
Though his season began with a 50-game drug suspension, catcher Nick Ciuffo finished the year as a September callup.
Vidal Brujan Comes To Play Every Day
The Rays have watched the 20-year-old Brujan develop into a resourceful hitter, middle of the infield defender and aggressive baserunner.
Wander Franco Showcases Elite Ability
Franco's big league bloodlines and immense raw talent have translated to instant success in pro ball.
Jesus Sanchez Shows Natural Feel To Hit
The 20-year-old might be the most decorated minor leaguer in franchise history, and he's the system's Best Player in our midseason update.
Willy Adames Receives Surprise Callup
A pair of absences in Tampa Bay paved the way for top prospect Adames to make a big league cameo at shortstop—but he'll be back.
Johnny Field Just Keeps Getting The Job Done
The outfielder's determination and steady progression paid off with a big league callup in April.
Rays Commit To Developing Brendan McKay Both Ways
Two-way college standout McKay has no desire to focus solely on pitching or hitting, and the Rays stand behind him.
Brent Honeywell Puts Positive Spin On Tommy John Surgery
Brent Honeywell felt great on the mound while throwing BP—until he didn't.
Sweet-Swinging Jake Bauers Eyes Big League Role
Jake Bauers enters big league camp this year with a shot to make the team.