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TBR2020 Supporter Survey Results


Tampa Bay Rays 2020: Ballpark Announcement
Tampa Bay Rays 2020 Announcement
Tampa Bay Rays 2020 Announce Rays 100
Tampa Bay Rays 2020 Ybor City Announcement
Tampa Bay Rays 2020: Celebrating 20 Seasons
Tampa Bay Rays 2020: Celebrating 20 Seasons
Field of Dreams Screening
Mayor Bob Buckhorn with Rays Mascot, Raymond
Raymond in Ybor City


Bemetra Simmons Rays 100 Testimonial
“If Tampa wants to continue on our trajectory…baseball has to be a part of that.” 
Bemetra Simmons, Rays 100 Ambassador
Brian Auld, President of the Tampa Bay Rays Testimonial
“Just want to say thank you to the Tampa Bay Rays 2020 group, what you are doing for us is the only reason this project is possible.” 
Brian Auld, Tampa Bay Rays President
Mike Griffin Rays 100 Testimonial
“This is an exciting day in this fantastic journey here in our community as we are really redefining what ballparks are all about.” 
Mike Griffin, Rays 100 Vice-Chair
Linda Olson Rays 100 Testimonial
“We all know the Rays need a new ballpark and I think they have found the perfect place in Ybor, it is the heart of Tampa Bay’s rich baseball history, it’s in the population center of the Tampa Bay Region and economic revitalization is going to happen.”
Linda Olson, President/CEO of Tampa Bay Wave
Jason Fernandez Rays 100 Testimonial
“My family has been in Ybor City for four generations, we love Ybor City and we love Major League Baseball, we can't wait for the Rays to be in Ybor.”
Jason Fernandez, Historic Hospitality
Colleen Chappell Rays 100 Testimonial
““By supporting Rays 2020, we are supporting Tampa's economic prosperity, greater access for fans, and a better game day experience.” 
Colleen Chappell, President & CEO of ChappellRoberts
Eric Newman Rays 100 Testimonial
“It's a lot easier to keep a sports franchise then to go out and get a new one, once it leaves, it's gone.” 
Eric Newman, J.C. Newman Cigar Factory President
Todd Buchanan Rays 100 Testimonial
“Tampa is a great city, and the greatest cities in America all have professional baseball.”
Todd Buchanan, Executive at AIG
Yvonne Fry Rays 100 Testimonial
““The sense of community this has instilled..of what’s possible when people come together and are wanting to build their community.”
Yvonne Fry, Fryed Egg Productions
Roger Germann Rays 100 Testimonial
“I want to do everything I personally can to make sure that the Rays are successful and part of our community for a long time to come.” 
Roger Germann, The Florida Aquarium President/CEO
Jason Woody Rays 100 Testimonial
“I recognize the importance of keeping the Rays here in Tampa Bay. Ybor City would be an amazing spot for a ball park that will last for future generations.” 
Jason Woody, President and CEO, Lions Eye Institute
Richard Gonzmart Rays 100 Testimonial
“Ybor city was baseball, baseball was Ybor city…so it’s coming back home.”
Richard Gonzmart, Owner, Columbia Restaurant


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