James Loney 1B TB 4 months ago

Loney is not in the lineup Friday, Roger Mooney of The Tampa Tribune reports.

James Loney 1B TB 4 months ago

Loney is out of the lineup Sunday against the Blue Jays, Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

James Loney 1B TB 5 months ago

Loney is not in the lineup Monday against the Yankees, Steve Carney of WDAE 620 AM reports.

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James Loney 1B TB 5 months ago

Loney is out of the lineup Sunday against the Red Sox, Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

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James Loney 1B TB 5 months ago

Loney is out of the lineup Tuesday against the Tigers.

James Loney 1B TB 5 months ago

Loney is not in the starting lineup Sunday against the Royals, Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

James Loney 1B TB 5 months ago

Tampa Bay Rays first baseman James Loney has been suspended one game for making contact with an umpire during Saturday's game. Loney was ejected Saturday for arguing balls and strikes and bumped the chest of the home plate umpire during the ensuing altercation, but he has appealed the suspension and should be in the starting lineup Tuesday against the Minnesota Twins.

James Loney 1B TB 7 months ago

Loney (finger) is in the lineup, batting fourth and starting at first base, for Friday's game against the Yankees, MLB.com's Bill Chastain reports.

Loney, who went 4-for-11 during a brief rehab assignment with High-A Charlotte, will return to a tough matchup against Masahiro Tanaka. Loney figures to be a regular presence in the cleanup spot when the Rays face right-handers, and he'll also be in the lineup more often than not against lefties.

James Loney 1B TB 7 months ago

Updating a previous note, Loney (finger) was activated from the DL on Thursday.

Reports initially suggested Loney would be activated Friday, but the Rays went ahead and made the move Thursday afternoon. Preston Guilmet was sent down to Triple-A Durham to clear a roster spot.

James Loney 1B TB 7 months ago

Loney (finger) will come off the DL on Friday, Matt Baker of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

Loney made a rehab appearance Wednesday at High-A Charlotte, and after emerging without issue, the plan is for the first baseman to be back with the Rays beginning Friday. Tampa optioned Preston Guilmet back to Triple-A Durham to clear room on the roster.