Hot-Stove: Rays tender the contracts of eight players; non-tender Xavier Cedeno

The Tampa Bay Rays tendered the contracts of eight of the nine remaining arbitration eligible players at the non-tender deadline.

Rays willing to listen to offers on Evan Longoria; More on Sternberg’s lowball offer

Less than a week removed from the 2017 GM Meetings, the trade winds swirling around the Tampa Bay Rays have picked up.

Rays expected to pursue Welington Castillo; tender 11 arbitration eligible players

The Diamondbacks chose not to tender the contract of catcher Welington Castillo, putting the Rays in a position to fill one of their main offseason needs.