Aug 29, 2014; St. Petersburg, FL, USA; Tampa Bay Rays first basemanJames Loney
(21) against the Boston Red Sox at Tropicana Field. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports
James Loney is still the Rays’ regular first baseman. The only thing that has changed is that John Jaso may see a few games at the position as his backup. As before, Loney will be sat at least against the toughest lefties, with Logan Forsythe, Tim Beckham, and players yet to be signed among the candidates to spell him.