July 28 12:47 PM PT1:47 PM MT2:47 PM CT3:47 PM ET15:47 ET19:47 GMT3:47 12:47 PM MST2:47 PM EST3:17 PM VEN23:47 UAE2:47 PM CT-The Tampa Bay Rays have reinstated reliever Joel Peralta from the 15-day disabled list and designated left-hander Erik Bedard for assignment. Analysis: Bedard was 4-6 with a 4.76 ERA in 17 games, including 15 starts. He was dropped from the rotation in early July.
June 29 10:07 AM PT11:07 AM MT12:07 PM CT1:07 PM ET13:07 ET17:07 GMT1:07 10:07 AM MST12:07 PM EST12:37 PM VEN21:07 UAE12:07 PM CT-Bedard beat his former team Saturday. Analysis: Bedard struck out seven in a season-high seven-plus innings. The 35-year-old lefty gave up three runs and five hits against the team he began his career with in 2002. He walked none, and 68 of his 87 pitches were strikes.
June 23 3:20 PM PT4:20 PM MT5:20 PM CT6:20 PM ET18:20 ET22:20 GMT6:20 3:20 PM MST5:20 PM EST5:50 PM VEN2:20 UAE (+1)5:20 PM CT-Bedard was OK in Sunday's no-decision against Houston, yielding two runs over 5 1-3 innings. Analysis: Bedard is just 1-4 with a 5.67 ERA over his last seven games.
May 11 11:57 AM PT12:57 PM MT1:57 PM CT2:57 PM ET14:57 ET18:57 GMT2:57 11:57 AM MST1:57 PM EST2:27 PM VEN22:57 UAE1:57 PM CT-Bedard gave up one hit in seven scoreless innings in a 7-1 victory Saturday over the Cleveland Indians that broke a four-game skid. Analysis: Winning his second straight start after 15 without a win, Bedard gave up a double to Ryan Raburn in the second inning, Cleveland's only hit until the ninth. The lefty next faces the Angels.
May 5 12:49 PM PT1:49 PM MT2:49 PM CT3:49 PM ET15:49 ET19:49 GMT3:49 12:49 PM MST2:49 PM EST3:19 PM VEN23:49 UAE2:49 PM CT-Bedard pitched six-plus effective innings in a 5-1 victory over the New York Yankees for his first win as a starter since June 26, Analysis: Bedard (1-1, 4.35 ERA) was 0-9 with a 5.06 ERA in his previous 15 starts, though he did win in relief on Sept. 4 against Minnesota. The left-hander has a 1.64 ERA in his last two outings, spanning 11 innings.
Apr. 19 10:15 AM PT11:15 AM MT12:15 PM CT1:15 PM ET13:15 ET17:15 GMT1:15 10:15 AM MST12:15 PM EST12:45 PM VEN21:15 UAE12:15 PM CT-Bedard was awful Friday. Analysis: Bedard allowed four runs and six hits in 3 2-3 innings for the Rays. He became the seventh starting pitcher used by Tampa Bay this season.
Feb. 14 2:08 PM PT3:08 PM MT4:08 PM CT5:08 PM ET17:08 ET22:08 GMT6:08 3:08 PM MST5:08 PM EST5:38 PM VEN2:08 UAE (+1)4:08 PM CT-The Tampa Bay Rays say Bedard is a candidate for the fifth spot in the rotation or might work out of the bullpen. Analysis: The Rays worked out a deal with the Rays on Friday morning. He's expected to report to spring training in the next couple of days. The 34-year-old lefty went 4-12 with a 4.59 ERA for Houston. Bedard is 67-76 overall in 10 seasons with Baltimore, Seattle, Boston, Pittsburgh and Houston. This will be his fifth team in four years.