Anderson, 30, spent 2012 with Triple-A Durham and hit .309 (137-for-444) with 14 home runs, 21 doubles and 56 RBI. The Cuba native has played three minor league seasons, totaling 38 home runs and 170 RBI with a .295 career average.
Figueroa, 25, split 2012 between Double-A Montgomery and Durham, combining to hit .292 (116-for-397) with 23 doubles, 43 walks and 54 RBI. He was named the Rays Minor League Hitter of the Month for April and earned a promotion to Durham on May 2. The infielder was acquired from the Padres in December 2010 in the trade involving Jason Bartlett. Born in Tallahassee, Fla., he attended the University of Florida and has a .292 career average and .384 on-base percentage over five minor league seasons.
Nevarez, 25, started the 2012 season in the independent leagues but signed with the Rays on July 22 and went 1-1 with a 0.98 ERA (18.1-IP, 2-ER) with only five hits allowed in 12 relief outings split between Class-A Charlotte and Montgomery. He has a career 3.47 ERA over seven minor league seasons with the Texas Rangers (2005-09), Houston Astros (2009-11) and Rays organizations.
Paduch, 30, combined to go 6-12 with a 5.48 ERA (120-IP, 73-ER) in 29 appearances (22 starts) with Montgomery and Durham in 2012. The righthander signed with the Rays on June 3, 2011 and has spent 10 seasons in the minors, including five in the independent leagues.
Patterson, who turns 24 on February 9, spent the majority of his 2012 season with Charlotte but also made one appearance each at Montgomery and Durham. In 37 appearances (one start) with Charlotte, he went 8-4 with a 2.82 ERA (73.1-IP, 23-ER) and 76 strikeouts. He was selected by the Rays in the 18th round of the 2010 June Draft and has gone 18-11 with a 2.78 ERA in three minor league seasons.
Schenk, 26, was 3-1 with a 2.97 ERA (60.2-IP, 20-ER) in 42 relief outings for Montgomery last season. In five minor league seasons with the Rays, he has posted a 3.45 ERA and 302 strikeouts in 308 innings pitched. He was originally selected by the Rays in the 23rd round of the 2008 June Draft.
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