• Major League Baseball Rejects Rays' Split-Season Plan Between Tampa Bay, Montreal

    3 monthes ago - By SportsTravel

    The proposed plan to split the Rays' Major League Baseball seasons between Tampa Bay and Montreal has been rejected by MLB, the team announced on Thursday.
    The MLB Executive Council allowed the Rays in June 2019 to explore plans for a shared season with the team playing games in spring training in Tampa Bay, then splitting the season with Tampa Bay in the first half and Montreal in the second half. Commissioner Rob Manfred said the aim would be “to preserve baseball in Tampa, but improve the economics of the club overall by playing some of their games in Montreal.”
    The Rays formally asked...
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