James Loney hit a two-run home run off of R.A. Dickey in the fourth inning of Friday's blowout win over the Blue Jays.
Rays activated 1B James Loney from the 15-day disabled list.
James Loney (oblique) is set to begin a rehab assignment Thursday with High-A Charlotte.
James Loney (oblique) expects to be activated from the disabled list this weekend.
James Loney (oblique) will play a rehab game or two this week for High-A Charlotte.
Rays manager Kevin Cash said Wednesday that James Loney (oblique) might be ready when eligible.
Rays placed 1B James Loney on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to April 7, with a mild right oblique strain.
James Loney said after Tuesday's game that he doesn't think his tweaked right side injury is that bad.
James Loney has been scratched from the Rays' starting lineup Tuesday night versus the Orioles because of a tweaked muscle in his right side.
James Loney went 0-for-4 on Tuesday and is hitting .208/.224/.313 in 48 at-bats this spring.
James Loney was the lone bright spot for the Rays offense in Friday's loss to the Indians, going 2-for-4 with a pair of singles.
James Loney went 3-for-4 with three singles as the Rays handed the Yankees a 6-1 loss on Tuesday.
James Loney went 3-for-4 with a solo home run and an RBI single as the Rays edged out the Yankees on Tuesday.
James Loney went 4-for-6 with a solo home run in Sunday's loss to the Orioles.