• The B-Street Band, a Bruce Springsteen tribute band formed in 1980 out of New Jersey, will perform pregame Sunday and Monday at Charlotte Sports Park. The performances will be free. Willie Forte (vocals/keyboard) is a childhood friend of Maddon.
• On March 23 following the Rays-Twins game at Charlotte Sports Park, fans will be able to join Rays players and broadcasters at a luau to benefit the following local community partners: Charlotte County Family YMCA, Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Sun Coast, Charlotte County Habitat for Humanity and Charlotte County Homeless Coalition. Tickets can be purchased at the Charlotte Sports Park box office or at raysbaseball.com/luau
Bill Chastain is a reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.