April 5 in Tampa Bay baseball:
- Infielder Bobby Smith was outrighted to Triple-A Durham.
- Infielder Damian Rolls was transferred from the 15-day disabled list to the 60-day disabled list.
- Infielder Ozzie Guillen agreed to terms on a Major League contract.
- Outfielder Charles Gipson was designated for assignment.
- Outfielder Jason Romano was activated and added to the 25-man roster.
- Infielder Luis Ordaz was placed on the 15-day disabled list with bruising under the left kneecap.
- Infielder Russell Branyan was selected from Triple-A Durham.
- Pitcher Scott Dunn was claimed off waivers from Los Angeles (AL) and optioned to Triple-A Durham.
- Catcher Kevin Cash and pitcher Carlos Hines were designated for assignment.
- Pitcher Chad Harville, optioned on April 1, accepted assignment to Triple-A Durham.
- Pitcher Tim Corcoran was sent outright to Triple-A Durham.
- Vaughn, Rick; Costello, Chris; Landy, Greg et al., eds (2001). 2001 Tampa Bay Devil Rays Information Guide. St. Petersburg, FL: Tampa Bay Devil Rays Public Relations Office. p. 308.
- Vaughn, Rick; Costello, Chris; Molina, Carmen et al., eds (2005). Tampa Bay Devil Rays 2005 Media Guide. St. Petersburg, FL: Devil Rays Public Relations Department. p. 265.
- Vaughn, Rick; Costello, Chris; Molina, Carmen et al., eds (2007). Tampa Bay Devil Rays 2007 Media Guide. St. Petersburg, FL: Rays Communications Department. p. 263.