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2001 Tampa Bay Devil Rays

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2001 Tampa Bay Devil Rays
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Major league affiliations
2001 Information
Owner(s) Vince Naimoli
Manager(s) Larry Rothschild and Hal McRae
Local television FSN Florida
Local radio WDAE
Baseball-Reference 2001 Tampa Bay Devil Rays

Record: 62-100, Finished 5th in AL Eastern Division (2001 AL)

Managed by Larry Rothschild (4-10) and Hal McRae (58-90)

Coaches: Wade Boggs (hitting), Jose Cardenal (first base), Terry Collins (third base), Darren Daulton (bullpen), Glenn Ezell (bullpen), Bill Fischer (pitching), Billy Hatcher (third base/bench), Lee May (first base) and Hal McRae (bench)

Ballpark: Tropicana Field

History, Comments, Contributions[edit]

The 2001 Tampa Bay Devil Rays season was their 4th since the franchise was created. They finished last in the AL East division, with a record of 62-100. Their managers were Larry Rothschild and Hal McRae; the latter started the season as the team's bench coach and replaced Rothschild on April 18.

2001 Opening Day Lineup[edit]

Gerald Williams, cf

Steve Cox, dh

Greg Vaughn, lf

Fred McGriff, 1b

Ben Grieve, rf

Vinny Castilla, 3b

Bobby Smith, 2b

John Flaherty, c

Felix Martinez, ss

Albie Lopez, p

Awards and Honors[edit]