Networks & Services Streaming the Tampa Bay Rays in 2017

The Tampa Bay Rays are based in St. Petersburgh, Florida. The team started out in 1998 as Tampa Bay Devils Rays, but that name was later changed to Rays. The team competes in the MLB’s American League East division along with Boston, Baltimore, Toronto, New York. Home games are played locally at the Tropicana Field. The team’s main rivals are the Boston Red Sox and the Yankees. The Rays have won one AL pennant and two East Division titles.

Streaming
Service
# of IndiansGames Monthly Cost Free Trial HD Stream Cable Required iOS App Android App
Various Rays Games, Playoffs No Standalone App Yes, with Sling/DTVN  Yes Yes, except with Sling/DTVN  Yes Yes
espn-streaming-nfl Sunday Night Baseball, Various Games No Standalone App Yes, with Sling/DTVN Yes Yes, except with Sling/DTVN Yes Yes
sling_television ALL Rays Games Live! $20 Watch 7 Days Free Yes No Yes Yes
DTV-Now ALL Rays Games Live! $35 Watch 7 Days Free Yes No Yes Yes
nfl-on-fox-stream Various Rays Games, Playoffs Free,
Restricted
Yes, with Sling/DTVN Yes No Yes Yes
Various Rays Games, Playoffs No Standalone App Yes, with Sling/DTVN Yes Yes, except with Sling/DTVN No  No
Some Sunday Afternoon Games No Standalone App Yes, with Sling/DTVN Yes Yes, except with Sling/DTVN  Yes Yes
Various Showcase IndiansGames No Standalone App Yes, with DIRECTV NOW  Yes Yes, except with Sling/DTVN  No  No

Watch the Tampa Bay Rays Games on Fox Sports Sun

Fox Sports Sun will broadcast most of the Tampa Bay Rays games locally. The channel is available as part of the basic and or the sports packages offered by most cable service providers. Subscribers to the network can also stream via either Fox Sports’ app for iOS and Android devices or use the cable service’s streaming option if offered.

Watch the Tampa Bay Rays Games on ESPN

ESPN also broadcasts many of the Tampa Bay Rays. The channel is part of the basic or core offering of most local cable services. The ESPN app allows subscribers to the channel to stream it live on their mobile devices. Some games may be blacked out if streaming via the ESPN app.

Live Stream the Tampa Bay Rays Without Cable

Some people may want a way to stream sports channels or cable channels online without having to subscribe to regular pay-tv services. Sling TV and DIRECTV NOW are two of the leading online streaming services which do not require a long-term commitment. Both services stream live channels via their respective apps for leading mobile devices. Sling TV starts at $20 a month with DIRECTV NOW at $35.

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Stream Regular Season, Showcase & Playoff Tampa Bay Rays Games Online

FS1 and the MLB Network will both air/stream a number of games over the course of 2017. TBS is also scheduled to air a few games. The best way to ensure that you don’t miss an upcoming game is to check the Rays’ broadcast schedule.