Johnny Damon hits a home run against the Tampa Bay Rays in 2010.
St. Petersburg, FL-- Jon Heyman of SI.com is reporting tonight that the Tampa Bay Rays have signed both Johnny Damon and Manny Ramirez.
The Rays have been talking to agents for the two free agents, for some time. According to the story, Damon will sign a 1-year contract for $5.25 million, plus $750,000 in attendance bonuses.
Ramirez will receive $2 million on a 1-year deal.
The Rays have not announced the signings. The players have to pass physicals before it can be announced.