Pitcher Jake McGee, pitcher Jeremy Cummings and pitcher Randy Choate were not on the initial Rays' 25 man roster Sunday. McGee is out for the season after Tommy John surgery and isn't on the 40-man roster, so he won't spend the season on the DL.
The Tampa Bay Rays signed RHP Jason Childers to a minor league contract and re-signed LHP Jeremy Cummings and 1B/OF Chris Richard to minor league contracts with an invitation to spring training.
USA Baseball have added 32-year-old SP Jeremy Cummings to their Olympic team for Beijing, according to the Charleston Gazette. Cummings is 7-2 with a 2.82 ERA for the Triple-A Durham Bulls this season.
The Blue Jays assigned RHPs Jeremy Cummings and Jamie Vermilyea and LHP Ryan Ketchner to their minor league camp Tuesday.
The Blue Jays signed LHP Jesse Carlson, RHP Jeremy Cummings, RHP Jamie Vermilyea, OF Wayne Lydon, RHP Kane Davis and OF Matt Watson to minor league contracts with invitations to spring training. They also invited C J.P. Arencibia, C Brian Jeroloman, 1B Chip Cannon, OF Ryan Patterson and OF Travis Snider to spring training.