Rays return from 10-game road trip for three-game sets against Orioles, Indians

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.-Following a 10-game road trip to Chicago, Boston and New York, the Tampa Bay Rays return to Tropicana Field to face the Baltimore Orioles in a three-game set (May 6-8) and the Cleveland Indians in a weekend series (May 9-11).

The Rays welcome the Orioles to Tropicana Field for first time this season on Tuesday, May 6 at 7:10 p.m. The series continues with a 7:10 p.m. game on Wednesday before concluding on Thursday with another 7:10 p.m. matchup.

Fans can purchase a Tampa Bay Times Ticket Tandem for Friday's 7:10 p.m. game against the Indians to receive a special limited edition Rays Ladies Wristlet. A Ticket Tandem includes a ticket to Friday's game plus the wristlet, which is only available through this offer. This package may not be combined with any other offer. For Ticket Tandem details, visit raysbaseball.com/tandems.

Friday's game also marks the return of the popular Girls Night Out at Tropicana Field. Fans can purchase a special ticket package to receive a discounted seat in the lower level, a new edition of the Rays Wine Tumbler and a voucher for one pre-packaged glass of wine. Other special events this homestand include Nurses Appreciation Night (May 10) and Breast Cancer Awareness Day (May 11). For more information and to purchase a special event ticket, visit raysbaseball.com/specialevents.

On Saturday, May 10 before the Rays-Indians 7:10 p.m. game, the first 20,000 fans will receive a DJ Kitty Plush Hat presented by Bright House Networks.

Sunday's 1:40 p.m. game against the Indians is also Tampa Bay Times Family Fun Day. The first 10,000 women will receive a Mother's Day Rays Sun Hat presented by Bayfront Health.

TAMPA BAY TIMES FAMILY FUN DAY - Every Rays Sunday home game will feature free parking for cars with four or more passengers and a variety of activities for kids on the concourse, all free courtesy of the Tampa Bay Times. Postgame Sunday will also feature Kids Run the Bases and the DJ Kitty Kids Party.

TICKETS - Tickets for Rays 2014 regular season home games are available at all Ticketmaster outlets, the Rays Tampa Store (400 N. Tampa St.) and the Gate 1 Tropicana Field Box Office, as well as over the phone at 888-FAN-RAYS and 1- 800-745-3000, or online at raysbaseball.com.

GATES OPEN - Monday through Thursday, 11⁄2 hours prior to game time; Friday through Sunday, two hours prior to game time.