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2012 Tampa Bay Rays (MLB)

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W-L Record: 90-72 .556
Rank: 3rd in American League East
Run Differential: 697-577 + 120
Roster Continuity 74.43% 6/30
Manager(s): Joe Maddon
General Manager: Andrew Friedman
Location: Tampa, Florida
Ballpark: Tropicana Field
Payroll: $ 64,173,500 25/30
Attendance: 1,559,681 30/30
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: Richie Shaffer (#25) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Don Zimmer
Bench Coach: Dave Martinez
Bullpen Coach: Stan Boroski
First Base Coach: George Hendrick
Hitting Coach: Derek Shelton
Pitching Coach: Jim Hickey
Third Base Coach: Tom Foley

#1 Draft Picks

David Price (#1), Melvin Upton (#2), Evan Longoria (#3), Jeff Niemann (#4), Carlos Pena (#10), J.P. Howell (#31), Cesar Ramos (#35)
American League East Standings
  • A roster of all players who participated in at least one game for this team for this season.
  • The roster is sortable but defaults to an alphabetical listing.
  • Uniform numbers may not be complete for non-MLB teams. It is difficult to come by this information historically. See Data coverage
  • For MLB and Minor league teams, this roster was never an actual roster at any given point during the season.
  • Colleges may be missing players who were either red-shirted or who did not get into game action
  • Full Team Roster for 2012 Tampa Bay Rays season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    19Brandon Allen1B6-2235L-R262009CHA: 2004-5-149MLB-Free Agent
    22Chris ArcherP6-2165R-R232012CLE: 2006-5-161MLBTampa Bay RaysMLB-Active
    31Burke BadenhopP6-5220R-R292008DET: 2005-19-570MLB-Free Agent
    15Reid BrignacSS-3B6-3170L-R262008TBA: 2004-2-45MLB-Free Agent
    53Alex CobbP6-1180R-R242011TBA: 2006-4-109MLB-Free Agent
    36Brooks Conrad3B-2B5-11185B-R322008HOU: 2001-8-236MLBKansas City RoyalsMinors
    40Wade DavisP6-5220R-R262009TBA: 2004-3-75MLB-Free Agent
    49Dane De la RosaP6-6220R-R292011NYA: 2002-24-726MLB-Retired
    43Kyle FarnsworthP6-4215R-R361999CHN: 1994-47-1290MLBHouston AstrosMinors
    13Ben FranciscoOF6-1180R-R302007CLE: 2002-5-154MLB-Free Agent
    5Sam FuldLF-CF5-10180L-L302007CHN: 2004-10-306MLB-Free Agent
    16Chris GimenezC-OF6-2190R-R292009CLE: 2004-19-557MLB-Free Agent
    47Brandon GomesP5-11175R-R272011SDN: 2007-17-537MLB-Free Agent
    11Brandon GuyerOF6-1210R-R262011CHN: 2007-5-157MLBCleveland IndiansMLB-Active
    58Jeremy HellicksonP6-1185R-R252010TBA: 2005-4-118MLB-Free Agent
    39J.P. HowellP6-0180L-L292005KCA: 2004-1-31MLB-Free Agent
    8Desmond JenningsCF6-2180R-R252010TBA: 2006-10-289MLB-Free Agent
    9Elliot Johnson2B6-0160B-R282008UDFAMLB-Free Agent
    20Matt JoyceRF-LF6-2185L-R272008DET: 2005-12-360MLBOakland AthleticsMLB-Active
    7Jeff Keppinger2B-3B6-0180R-R322004PIT: 2001-4-114MLB-Free Agent
    21Jose LobatonC6-1200B-R272009UDFAMLBNew York MetsMinors
    3Evan Longoria3B6-2180R-R262008TBA: 2006-1-3MLBSan Francisco GiantsMLB-Active
    52Josh LuekeP6-5220R-R272011TEX: 2007-16-500MLB-Int
    35Hideki MatsuiLF-DH6-2210L-R382003UDFAMLBNew York YankeesRetired
    57Jake McGeeP6-3190L-L252010TBA: 2004-5-135MLB-Free Agent
    28Jose MolinaC6-1215R-R371999CHN: 1993-14-390MLB-Free Agent
    55Matt MooreP6-2200L-L232011TBA: 2007-8-245MLBTexas RangersMLB-Active
    34Jeff NiemannP6-9260R-R292008TBA: 2004-1-4MLB-Free Agent
    23Carlos Pena1B-DH6-2210L-L342001TEX: 1998-1-10MLB-Free Agent
    62Joel PeraltaP5-11155R-R362005UDFAMLB-Free Agent
    14David PriceP6-6215L-L262008TBA: 2007-1-1MLBBoston Red SoxMLB-Active
    27Cesar RamosP6-2190L-L282009SDN: 2005-1-35MLB-Free Agent
    10Will Rhymes2B5-9155L-R292010DET: 2005-27-810MLB-Free Agent
    19Ryan Roberts2B5-10190R-R312006TOR: 2003-18-530MLB-Free Agent
    56Fernando RodneyP5-11170R-R312002UDFAMLBMinnesota TwinsMLB-Active
    1Sean RodriguezLF6-0175R-R272008ANA: 2003-3-90MLBPittsburgh PiratesMLB-Active
    30Luke ScottDH6-0210L-R342005CLE: 2001-9-277MLB-Free Agent
    33James ShieldsP6-3190R-R302006TBA: 2000-16-466MLBChicago White SoxMLB-Active
    44Drew Sutton1B6-3185B-R292009HOU: 2004-15-454MLB-Free Agent
    24Rich ThompsonOF6-3180L-R332004TOR: 2000-6-178MLB-Free Agent
    2Melvin UptonCF6-2170R-R272004TBA: 2002-1-2MLBCleveland IndiansMinors
    26Stephen VogtC6-0220L-R272012TBA: 2007-12-365MLBMilwaukee BrewersMLB-Active
    18Ben Zobrist2B6-3200B-R312006HOU: 2004-6-184MLBChicago CubsMLB-Active

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