Make us your home page

Rays place Rasmus on restricted list, likely done for season



The Rays placed OF Colby Rasmus on the restricted list, and he has chosen to leave the team. The Rays don’t expect him to return this season.

Rasmus had been on the 10-day disabled list since June 23 with left hip tendinitis.

The team has issued the following statement:


“The Rays fully support Colby’s decision to step away from baseball. We are thankful for his contributions to our team, and we wish him and his family the best as they move forward. Respecting the privacy of Colby and his family, the Rays will have no further comment.”

[Last modified: Thursday, July 13, 2017 4:39pm]


Join the discussion: Click to view comments, add yours