The Tampa Bay Rays played The Texas Rangers on October 4, 2011. The Rays ended their AL wild-card streak, losing 4-3.
The Tampa Bay Rays play the Texas Rangers for Game 2 in Texas! Final score: 6-8 (Texas)
The Rays beat the New York Yankees to clinch a playoff spot in the 2011 playoffs!
Courtesy the Tampa Bay Times, this word late Friday afternoon from B.J. Upton's agent making him now officially a Rays ex-centerfielder.
"At this point, we just feel it's time to explore the free-agent process, and that's what we'll do," Larry Reynolds.
Since the Rays made a $13.3 million qualfying one-year offer they will get a draft pick as compensation when he signs elsewhere.