11 Facts About Tampa Bay Rays

1. Blake Snell of the Tampa Bay Rays narrowly beat out past winners Justin Verlander and Corey Kluber for his first AL Cy Young Award after leading the majors with 21 victories.

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2. Blake Snell of the Tampa Bay Rays narrowly beat out past winners Justin Verlander and Corey Kluber for his first AL Cy Young after leading the majors with 21 victories.

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3. The Tampa Bay Rays have already made one move this winter to prepare their roster for the upcoming season.

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4. Prior to 2008 season, the Tampa Bay Rays had never had a winning season in franchise history, much less a post-season appearance.

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5. In 2013, the Tampa Bay Rays became the second team to enter into a contract to have games broadcast nationally by Compass Media Networks in a Game of the Week format.

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6. Tampa Bay Rays staged a "Turn Back the Clock" promotion with a retro theme and throwback uniforms several times early in their existence, and it has become an annual tradition since 2006.

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7. In 2001, the Devil Tampa Bay Rays dropped the multicolor text and de-emphasized purple in favor of more green.

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8. Tampa Bay Rays have played at Tropicana Field since their inception in 1998.

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9. The Tampa Bay Rays have an intrastate interleague rivalry with the National League's Miami Marlins (originally the Florida Marlins), whom they play in the Citrus Series.

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10. Since then, the Tampa Bay Rays have played in the postseason in 2010, 2011, and 2013.

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11. Tampa Bay Rays are an American professional baseball team based in St Petersburg, Florida.

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