• by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

    Rays ship Enny Romero, Mikie Mahtook, Vince Belnome to minors

    The Rays have optioned left-hander Enny Romero and outfielder Mikie Mahtook to the minors, and reassigned infielder Vince Belnome down to minor-league camp, according to the Tampa Bay Times.

  • by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

    Rays outright Vince Belnome to Triple-A

    The Rays have sent first baseman Vince Belnome outright to Triple-A Durham. The move clears a 40-man roster spot in advance of December's Rule 5 draft. Belnome went 1 for 10 in his major-league debut in 2014 while also hitting .245/.358/.383 with 10 home runs and 49 RBI in 419 at-bats with Durham.

  • by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

    Vince Belnome demoted to Triple-A

    One day after smacking his first major league hit, first baseman Vince Belnome has been dispatched by the Rays to Triple-A Durham to make room on the roster for Wil Myers. Belnome managed one hit in 10 at-bats during his three-game stint with Tampa Bay.

  • by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com

    Vince Belnome gets the call from Triple-A

    The Rays recalled first baseman Vince Belnome from Triple-A Durham prior to Saturday's game against the Yankees. Belnome has appeared in just one game for the Rays this season, when he was called up in early July.

  • by Larry Hartstein | Senior Analyst

    Rays option Vince Belnome to Triple-A

    The Rays optioned infielder Vince Belnome to Triple-A Durham. Belnome went 0 for 3 with two strikeouts in his lone major-league game.

  • by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com

    Vince Belnome gets the call Thursday

    Rays infielder Vince Belnome was called up Thursday. Belnome was up early in the year, but did not appear in a game. He's hit .225/.345/.370 in 262 at-bats at Triple-A.

  • by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com

    Sean Rodriguez to return Friday

    Rays infielder Sean Rodriguez is expected back from the paternity list after missing just one game, after the birth of his son Thursday. According to the Tampa Bay Times, Rodriguez will return to the team in time for Friday's game against the Rangers. Rodriguez's return will likely lead to Vince Belnome making a swift return to Triple-A Durham, after he was called up for Thursday's game and did not make an appearance.

  • by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com

    Vince Belnome called up to replace Sean Rodriguez

    The Rays placed infielder Sean Rodriguez on the paternity leave list Thursday, adding infielder Vince Belnome from Triple-A Durham. Belnome will be available for Thursday's game against the Blue Jays, according to Sportsnet.ca.

  • by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

    Rays send seven down to minors

    The Rays announced several roster moves on Thursday. The team optioned pitchers Nathan Karns, Kirby Yates, C.J. Riefenhauser and Jeff Beliveau, infielders Vince Belnome and Hak-Ju Lee, and outfielder Kevin Kiermaier to minor-league camp. The team also re-assigned outfielder Mikie Mahtook to minor-league camp.

  • by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

    Rays add four to 40-man roster, sign seven minor leaguers

    The Rays added infielder Vince Belnome and pitchers Jesse Hahn, C.J. Riefenhauser and Kirby Yates to the 40-man roster Wednesday, while also signing catcher Mayo Acosta and pitchers Mike Colla, Mark Lowe, Victor Mateo, Eduardo Quinonez, Sam Runion and Albert Suarez to minor-league contracts. Belnome hit .300/.408/.446 with eight home runs and 67 RBI in 444 at-bats with Triple-A Durham. Hahn went 2-1 with a 2.15 ERA, 1.09 WHIP and 63:18 K:BB ratio in 67 innings over 19 starts with high Class A Charlotte. Riefenhauser went 6-1 with a 1.22 ERA, 0.83 WHIP and 70:19 K:BB ratio in 73 2/3 innings between Double-A Montgomery and Triple-A Durham. Yates went 3-2 with a 1.90 ERA, 0.99 WHIP and 93:23 K:BB ratio in 61 2/3 innings with Triple-A Durham.