May 2 in Tampa Bay baseball:
- Infielder Travis Lee was placed on the 15-day disabled list with a strained right groin.
- Pitcher John Webb was designated for assignment.
- Outfielder Damon Hollins was selected from Triple-A Durham.
- Pitcher Scott Dunn, designated for assignment on April 28, cleared waivers and was sent outright to Triple-A Durham.
- Pitcher Gary Glover was placed on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to April 26, with right shoulder tendinitis.
- Outfielder Justin Ruggiano was recalled from Triple-A Durham.
- Pitcher Grant Balfour was activated from the disabled list at Triple-A Durham.
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- Vaughn, Rick; Costello, Chris; Molina, Carmen et al., eds (2007). Tampa Bay Devil Rays 2007 Media Guide. St. Petersburg, FL: Rays Communications Department. p. 264.
- "Roster >> Transactions: May 2008". RaysBaseball.com. MLB Advance Media. http://tampabay.rays.mlb.com/team/transactions.jsp?c_id=tb#month=5&year=2008&team_id=139. Retrieved February 22, 2013.
- "International League Transactions: May 2008". MiLB.com. Minor League Baseball. http://www.milb.com/milb/stats/stats.jsp?t=l_trn&sid=l117&lid=117&ymd=200805. Retrieved February 23, 2013.