Sun, 19 Oct 2014 12:55:43 -0700
Tampa Bay Rays have until five days after the World Series ends to determine whether or not they will pick up the options of INF/OF Ben Zobrist ($7.5 million) and RP Joel Peralta ($2.5 million). The Rays may consider picking up Peralta's option and then trading him later, in order to clear space on the roster.
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 11:53:44 -0700
Tampa Bay Rays RP Joel Peralta (illness) was activated from the disabled list Monday, July 28, and SP Erik Bedard was designated for assignment in a corresponding move.
Sun, 27 Jul 2014 11:22:47 -0700
Tampa Bay Rays RP Joel Peralta (illness) tossed a scoreless inning for Class A Charlotte Saturday, July 26, and could be activated from the disabled list Monday, July 28.
Sat, 26 Jul 2014 07:25:12 -0700
Tampa Bay Rays RP Joel Peralta (illness) is scheduled to pitch in a rehab game with Class-A Charlotte Saturday, July 26.
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 13:19:21 -0700
Updating a previous report, Tampa Bay Rays RP Joel Peralta (illness) was officially placed on the disabled list Tuesday, July 22. The disabled list stint is retroactive to Sunday, July 13. RP Jeff Beliveau was recalled from Triple-A Durham to replace Peralta on the roster.
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 08:43:16 -0700
Tampa Bay Rays RP Joel Peralta (illness) is expected to be placed on the disabled list. RP Jeff Beliveau is the likely replacement as a call-up from Triple-A Durham.
Mon, 21 Jul 2014 11:55:00 -0700
Updating a previous report, Tampa Bay Rays RP Joel Peralta (illness) believes he is dealing with the chikungunya virus, which is transferred by mosquitoes in Caribbean countries. Peralta said he believes he contracted the virus when he visited the Dominican Republic during the All-Star break. Peralta could be placed on the 15-day disabled list because of the injury.
Sun, 20 Jul 2014 15:29:00 -0700
Tampa Bay Rays RP Joel Peralta (illness) was unavailable Sunday, July 20, due to an illness.
Fri, 27 Jun 2014 14:28:26 -0700
Tampa Bay Rays RP Jake McGee struck out two in a perfect inning for his second save in the first game of a doubleheader Friday, June 27.
Fantasy Tip: Joel Peralta hasn't pitched in four days, and Juan Oviedo has had two days off. McGee started the inning facing a lefty, but this could mean he has traction in the closer committee.
Mon, 23 Jun 2014 06:08:40 -0700
Tampa Bay Rays RP Joel Peralta recorded his first save of the season Sunday, June 22.
Fantasy Tip: It's anyone's guess as to who will receive the next opportunity, but Peralta has as good of stuff as anyone in their pen.