Tale Of The Tape: 2002 Tampa Bay Devil Rays Vs 2014 Tampa Bay Rays
- Record21-43 on June 13, 200225-42 on June 13, 2014
- ManagerHal McRae - 1 1/2 seasons as Devil Rays manager, went 111-196Joe Maddon - 9 seasons as Rays manager, currently 702-662
- Team Batting Average.253 in 2002 - 11th out of 14 American League teams.242 currently in 2014- 13th out of 15 American League teams
- Runs Scored673 total in 2002242 so far in 2014
2014 Rays are still the better team ... for now, but if this misery continues for the 2014 Rays, we may have to revisit this Tale of the Tape at the end of September!