Jeff Niemann has elected to become a free agent.
Rays activated RHP Jeff Niemann from the 60-day disabled list.
Jeff Niemann (shoulder) hopes to be ready for spring training.
Rays transferred RHP Jeff Niemann from the 15-day disabled list to the 60-day disabled list.
Jeff Niemann underwent shoulder surgery on Wednesday.
Jeff Niemann will undergo surgery on his right shoulder.
Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times writes that right shoulder surgery for Jeff Niemann "remains likely."
Jeff Niemann will have his right shoulder re-evaluated on Monday.
Rays placed RHP Jeff Niemann on the 15-day disabled list with right shoulder soreness.
Jeff Niemann blanked the Blue Jays for six innings Wednesday, allowing just two hits.
Jeff Niemann surrendered five runs and 10 hits in six innings Friday in a loss to the Orioles.
Rays manager Joe Maddon said Friday that Jeff Niemann is not injured and he's not concerned about right hander's lack of velocity this spring.
Jeff Niemann allowed one run in 4 1/3 innings Thursday in the Rays' 4-3 victory over the Orioles.
Jeff Niemann limited the Phillies to one run in 3 2/3 innings in the Rays' 15-7 victory Saturday.