The Rays have claimed first baseman Brandon Allen off waivers from the Oakland A's, reports mlbtraderumors.com.
2:31: The Rays have announced the waiver claim. To make room on the 40-man roster, catcher Robinson Chirinos has been moved to the 60-day disabled list. Chirinos is out due to concussions. Allen will join the Rays. Corresponding 25-man move TBA.