Mariners acquired INFs Richie Shaffer and Taylor Motter from the Rays for RHPs Andrew Kittredge and Dylan Thompson, and 1B Dalton Kelly.
Rays recalled INF Richie Shaffer from Triple-A Durham.
Rays optioned INF Richie Shaffer to Triple-A Durham.
Richie Shaffer went 0-for-3 on Friday, leaving him 2-for-15 this spring.
Richie Shaffer checked out okay on Friday after getting drilled by a pitch in his left knee during his final at-bat.
Mark Topkins of the Tampa Bay Times believes the Rays won't have room for Richie Shaffer in the major leagues unless they trade James Loney.
Richie Shaffer went 2-for-4 with a double in Friday's loss to the Blue Jays.
Richie Shaffer went 1-for-3 with an RBI double and a strikeout in Saturday's loss to the Orioles.
Rays recalled 1B/OF Richie Shaffer from Triple-A Durham.
Rays optioned 1B/OF Richie Shaffer to Triple-A Durham.