Tampa Bay Rays Bradenton Tickets
Calling the Tropicana Field home since 1998, the Tampa Bay Rays is an American professional baseball team from St. Petersburg, Florida. It competes in the MLB as a member of the American League East Division. The team started off with an unsuccessful run, spanning three decades. However, it began to show signs of improvement as soon as they defeated the Boston Red Sox in the ACLS. Even though the team has seen several ups and downs since, by and large it has been a strong contender in the MLB. If you want to catch the Tampa Bay Rays in action, you ought to get your hands on Tampa Bay Rays Bradenton Tickets now.
Let’s take a look at the performance of Tampa Bay Rays over the years.
Tampa Bay Rays Records
The Florida based team made its Major League debut in 1998, as an expansion team. The first ten years in particular, were a major struggle for it, as it never had a winning record and nearly always finished fifth in the American League East Division. However, things changed around 2008. This was Tampa Bay’s best season to date. They won their first American League East Division title along with taking down the mighty Chicago White Sox in the ALDS and the Boston Red Sox in the ALCS. The only place they lost was in the World Series, against the Philadelphia Phillies.
Results by the Decades
The best decade so far for the Tampa Bay Rays was the 2010s, which has seen them achieve their highest winning average of 0.543. To date, they have won 594 and lost 541 games in the 2010s so far. As compared to this, the 1990s were the worst decade, with 132 wins and 192 losses, leading to an average of 0.407. With consistent improvement over the years, the Tampa Bay Rays have managed to gather a huge fan following. If you happen to be among these fans, you might want to get your hands on these Tampa Bay Rays Bradenton Tickets now. The tickets are running out fast, so you better hurry up!