Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times reports the Rays have been in talks with free agent Kevin Jepsen.
Twins released RHP Kevin Jepsen.
Twins designated RHP Kevin Jepsen for assignment.
Kevin Jepsen gave up three runs while getting just two outs Thursday against the Phillies.
Kevin Jepsen is no longer in line to pick up save opportunities.
Kevin Jepsen pitched a scoreless ninth inning against the Rays on Thursday to earn his seventh save of the season.
Kevin Jepsen allowed two runs but was able to earn his sixth save Sunday against the Mariners.
Kevin Jepsen earned his fourth save of the season Wednesday in the Twins' 7-5 win over the Royals.
Kevin Jepsen allowed a run in a non-save situation Saturday against the Indians.
Kevin Jepsen took a loss Tuesday as the Twins fell to the Brewers.
Kevin Jepsen is likely unavailable Monday.
Kevin Jepsen tossed a scoreless ninth inning Friday against the Angels for his first save of the season.
Kevin Jepsen is likely to fill in at closer for the Twins while Glen Perkins (shoulder) is sidelined.
Twins and RHP Kevin Jepsen avoided arbitration by agreeing to a one-year, $5.3125 million contract.