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Baseball The Best Tampa Bay Rays Managers of All Time  

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Not many Tampa Bay Rays managers have coached the young MLB team, but that doesn't mean we can't ask who is the best Tampa Bay Rays manager of all time? This list ranks each Tampa Bay Rays manager from best to worst based on the votes of baseball fans who know their stuff. Vote up your top Tampa Bay Rays coaches, whether you most value important stats or intangibles.

Joe Maddon was the first manager to lead the Rays to the playoffs and a World Series appearance, both of which occurred in 2008. Maddon also has the highest regular-season winning percentage with .517. Larry Rothschild was the first manager of the franchise. Rothschild spent his entire managerial career in Tampa Bay.

Who is the greatest Tampa Bay Rays skipper of all time? Vote up the winningest Tampa Bay Rays managers or just the ones you liked for any other reason. Feel free to downvote any manager you think held the Rays back from glory on the field.
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Joe Maddon is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Rays Managers of All Time
age 64

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Hal McRae is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Rays Managers of All Time
age 73

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Kevin Cash is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Rays Managers of All Time
age 41

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Larry Rothschild is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Rays Managers of All Time
Larry Rothschild age 64

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Lou Piniella is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Rays Managers of All Time
age 75