Tampa Bay Rays principal owner Stuart Sternberg made it very clear at a press conference yesterday that the Rays will not stay in the Tampa Bay area without a new ballpark. The Rays are locked into a lease at Tropicana Field until 2027, but that’s a relatively minor obstacle. That said, there are very few relocation options out there. Portland, Charlotte, Las Vegas, and San Antonio have all been mentioned in the past. Read more here.