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Preston Guilmet | Relief Pitcher

Team: Tampa Bay Rays
Age / DOB:  (27) / 7/27/1987
Ht / Wt:  6'2" / 200
Bats / Throws: Right / Right
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Rays optioned RHP Preston Guilmet to Triple-A Durham.
The Rays needed to make room for James Loney, who will be activated from the disabled list on Friday. Guilmet recorded four outs against Cleveland on Wednesday. He's spent most of the season bouncing back and forth between Tampa Bay and Durham. Jul 2 - 3:33 PM

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Rays recalled RHP Preston Guilmet from Triple-A Durham.

Guilmet has allowed three runs over four relief frames during his brief time with the Rays this season. He won't be used in high-leverage innings.
Jun 30 - 11:38 PM

Rays optioned RHP Preston Guilmet to Triple-A Durham.

The 27-year-old continues to shuttle back and forth between the Rays and their Triple-A affiliate in Durham anytime that the Rays require a fresh arm in the bullpen. He should find himself back with the big league club before long.
Jun 11 - 11:10 PM

Rays recalled RHP Preston Guilmet from Triple-A Durham.

Guilmet allowed one run on two hits in his two frames of work in an appearance with the Rays earlier this season. He'll be used in the middle innings.
Jun 10 - 3:33 PM

Rays optioned RHP Preston Guilmet to Triple-A Durham.

The 27-year-old hurler spent just one day with the Rays, allowing one run on two hits in his two innings of work against the Athletics on Sunday. He'll continue to function as organizational bullpen depth and should get another chance with the big league club before long.
May 24 - 5:00 PM

Rays recalled RHP Preston Guilmet from Triple-A Durham.

Guilmet was claimed off waivers earlier this month. The 27-year-old has posted a 2.04 ERA across 17 2/3 innings in Triple-A this season.
May 24 - 8:33 AM

The Rays will recall reliever Preston Guilmet from Triple-A Durham on Sunday.

The Rays probably would have preferred to call up Matt Andriese or Andrew Bellatti, but neither one is eligible because they were sent down less than 10 days ago. Guilmet will fill the roster spot left by Enny Romero, who was optioned to Durham on Saturday. The 27-year-old has posted a 2.04 ERA across 17 2/3 innings in Triple-A this season.
May 23 - 10:25 PM

Rays claimed RHP Preston Guilmet off waivers from the Blue Jays; optioned him to Triple-A Durham.

Guilmet has posted a 1.26 ERA with 12 strikeouts over 14 1/3 innings at the Triple-A level this season. He'll give the Rays some right-handed relief depth.
May 13 - 3:50 PM

Blue Jays designated RHP Preston Guilmet for assignment.

The move clears a spot on the 40-man roster for Steve Tolleson. Guilmet has spent all season at Triple-A Buffalo, posting a 1.26 ERA with 12 strikeouts over 14 1/3 innings.
May 10 - 9:39 AM

Blue Jays claimed RHP Preston Guilmet off waivers from the Pirates.

The Pirates acquired Guilmet from the Orioles in early October. He was designated for assignment to make room for Corey Hart. The reliever allowed six runs in 10+ innings for the Orioles in 2014. He'll serve as organizational bullpen depth moving forward.
Tue, Dec 23, 2014 02:52:00 PM

Pirates designated RHP Preston Guilmet for assignment.

The move clears a spot on the 40-man roster for Corey Hart. Guilmet was acquired from the Orioles in October for cash.
Fri, Dec 19, 2014 02:00:00 PM

Pirates acquired RHP Preston Guilmet from the Orioles for cash considerations.

Guilmet had been designated for assignment by the Orioles at the end of September to make room for Alexi Casilla on the 40-man roster. He'll provide organizational bullpen depth for the Pirates.
Fri, Oct 3, 2014 08:24:00 PM

Orioles designated RHP Preston Guilmet for assignment.

Guilmet was sent out to make room on the 40-man roster for Alexi Casilla who had his contract purchased on Saturday. Presumably, he'll pass through waivers unclaimed and continue to function as organizational bullpen depth.
Sat, Sep 27, 2014 02:07:00 PM

Orioles optioned RHP Preston Guilmet to Triple-A Norfolk.

Guilmet filled in temporarily for T.J. McFarland, who was on the bereavement list. Guilmet has been riding the Baltimore-to-Norfolk train all year, and will continue to do so as needed.
Thu, Jul 31, 2014 03:53:00 PM

Orioles recalled RHP Preston Guilmet from Triple-A Norfolk.

Guilmet is filling in for T.J. McFarland, who was placed on the bereavement list in a corresponding roster move. Guilmet has a 5.23 ERA this year in the majors.
Mon, Jul 28, 2014 01:35:00 PM

Depth Charts

Batters
PosRoleName
C1Rene Rivera
2Curt Casali
1B1James Loney
2B1Logan Forsythe
SS1Asdrubal Cabrera
2Jake Elmore
3B1Evan Longoria
LF1Desmond Jennings
2Joey Butler
CF1Kevin Kiermaier
RF1Steven Souza
2Brandon Guyer
3Grady Sizemore
DH1John Jaso
2David DeJesus
Starting Pitcher
PosRoleName
S1Chris Archer
2Jake Odorizzi
3Matt Moore
4Nate Karns
5Alex Colome
6Erasmo Ramirez
7Alex Cobb
8Drew Smyly
9Burch Smith
Relief Pitcher
PosRoleName
R1Brad Boxberger
2Jake McGee
3Kevin Jepsen
4Jeff Beliveau
5Steve Geltz
6Brandon Gomes
7Xavier Cedeno
8Andrew Bellatti
9C.J. Riefenhauser