Tue, 25 May 2010 11:14:03 -0700
The Milwaukee Brewers signed free-agent RP Jeff Bennett (Rays) to an undisclosed minor league deal Tuesday, May 25, according to CBSSports.com.
Thu, 13 May 2010 16:21:10 -0700
The Tampa Bay Rays released RP Jeff Bennett Thursday, May 13, according to CBSSports.com.
Wed, 24 Mar 2010 12:11:25 -0700
Roger Mooney, of The Tampa Tribune, reports the Tampa Bay Rays optioned OF Justin Ruggiano to Triple-A Durham Wednesday, March 24, and reassigned P Winston Abreu, P Joe Bateman, P Jeff Bennett, P Richard De Los Santos, P Carlos Hernandez, P Heath Phillips, IF Angel Chavez, IF J.J. Furmaniak, IF Ryan Shealy and 1B Dan Johnson to minor league camp.
Mon, 14 Dec 2009 15:06:47 -0800
Marc Topkin, of the St. Petersburg Times, reports the Tampa Bay Rays signed free-agent P Joe Bateman (Brewers), RP Jeff Bennett (Rays), P Jason Cromer (Rays), P Richard De Los Santos, SP Carlos Hernandez (Rays) and 1B Chris Richard (Rays) to minor league deals with invitations to Spring Training Monday, Dec. 14.
Wed, 02 Dec 2009 06:58:06 -0800
Rays.MLB.com's Bill Chastain reports the Tampa Bay Rays designated P Jeff Bennett for assignment after they acquired C Kelly Shoppach.
Mon, 31 Aug 2009 13:47:47 -0700
The Associated Press reports the Tampa Bay Rays will recall SP Andy Sonnanstine, C Shawn Riggans, OF Fernando Perez and P Jeff Bennett from Triple-A Durham Tuesday, Sept. 1.
Sun, 30 Aug 2009 12:28:44 -0700
The St. Petersburg Times' Marc Topkin reports that the Tampa Bay Rays have not yet finalized their plans for September call-ups, although the number of players promoted is not expected to exceed six. The players will include SP Wade Davis, OF Fernando Perez, a third catcher (either Michel Hernandez or Shawn Riggans), another IF (possibly Reid Brignac), and at least one reliever from the group of Jeff Bennett, Joe Nelson and Dale Thayer. OF Matt Joyce may also be a possibility.
Fri, 14 Aug 2009 20:08:01 -0700
Marc Lancaster, of The Tampa Tribune, reports the Tampa Bay Rays optioned RP Jeff Bennett to Triple-A Durham Friday, Aug. 14.
Sat, 01 Aug 2009 23:07:28 -0700
The St. Petersburg Times reports Tampa Bay Rays RP Jeff Bennett's Rays debut saw him strike out two and give up a hit in the ninth inning Saturday, Aug. 1. The Rays beat the Kansas City Royals 7-1.
Sat, 01 Aug 2009 12:35:17 -0700
The Tampa Tribune's Marc Lancaster reports on his Twitter page that the Tampa Bay Rays have signed free-agent RP Jeff Bennett (Braves).