Tampa Bay Rays trim roster to 28

Updated: March 26, 2011, 4:13 PM ET
Associated Press

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. -- First baseman Casey Kotchman and infielders Felipe Lopez and Joe Inglett are among seven players the Tampa Bay Rays have reassigned to minor league camp.

Outfielders Chris Carter and Justin Ruggiano, catcher Craig Albernaz and infielder Ray Olmedo also were reassigned to minor league camp on Saturday.

The moves leaves the AL East champions with 28 players in major league camp.

Copyright 2011 by The Associated Press