According to Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times, free agent Ryan Howard is one of several left-handed bats the Rays have discussed this offseason.
Phillies declined their $23 million option on 1B Ryan Howard.
Ryan Howard crushed his 25th home run of the season as the Phillies fell to the Mets on Saturday afternoon in Philadelphia.
Ryan Howard hit his 15th career grand slam in Tuesday's loss to the Braves.
Ryan Howard (knee) is back in the Phillies' starting lineup Thursday versus the Mets.
Ryan Howard (knee) won't start Tuesday or Wednesday.
Ryan Howard had his balky left knee drained on Sunday.
Ryan Howard (knee) remained out of the Phillies' lineup Sunday.
Ryan Howard (knee) was scratched from the Phillies' lineup Saturday against the Marlins.
Ryan Howard slugged a solo homer and walked twice Friday against the Marlins.
Ryan Howard hit a three-run home run in Thursday's win over the Nationals.
Ryan Howard ripped a two-run homer in Tuesday's loss to the Nationals.
Ryan Howard is serving as the DH in Wednesday's game against the White Sox.
Major League Baseball announced Friday that Ryan Howard and Ryan Zimmerman have been cleared of any wrongdoing in the Al Jazeera report from last year.