January 26 in Tampa Bay baseball:
- Pitchers Scott Kazmir, Chris Seddon and Doug Waechter agreed to terms.
- Pitcher Chad Orvella was invited to spring training.
- 2004 draft selection Jeff Niemann was signed to a 5-year Major League contract.
- Pitcher John Webb was outrighted to Triple-A Durham and invited to spring training.
- "Roster >> Transactions: January 2005". RaysBaseball.com. MLB Advance Media. http://tampabay.rays.mlb.com/team/transactions.jsp?c_id=tb#month=1&year=2005&team_id=139. Retrieved October 22, 2012.