Archive for May 19th, 2008

  • [SHOWER-SHOE FUNGUS] Playing A Little Pepper: Oakland A’s

    [SHOWER-SHOE FUNGUS] Playing A Little Pepper: Oakland A’s

    May 19, 2008 at 3:03 pm 5 comments

    TOSS UP Eric Hinske or Gabe Gross? On May 11th, Cliff Floyd came off the DL and rejoined the Rays for the first time in over a month. As long as Floyd is healthy (and the Rays are playing in an AL park) he will be the Rays starting DH […]

     
  • [RI CONFIDENCE GRAPH] The Tampa Bay Rays Confidence Survey

    [RI CONFIDENCE GRAPH] The Tampa Bay Rays Confidence Survey

    May 19, 2008 at 12:19 pm 0 comments

    Last week’s Rays Confidence Graph results. Below you will see two polls that ask about your confidence in the Tampa Bay Rays. Please take a moment to answer each question. We will present these same polls every Monday. The results will be presented in graphical form on Wednesday, and will […]

     
  • [PIT STAINS] They Are Called ‘Batting Practice’ Jerseys For A Reason

    [PIT STAINS] They Are Called ‘Batting Practice’ Jerseys For A Reason

    May 19, 2008 at 11:26 am 2 comments

    We laid out our complaint this morning about the idiotic idea to wear the Batting Practice jerseys during yesterday’s game, but here is the visual evidence to show just how atrocious this idea was. Here we get a nice view of Edwin Jackson’s pit-stain… Here we can see how the […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Rays Anger Baseball Gods By Forgetting To Change Out Of BP Jerseys

    [THE HANGOVER] Rays Anger Baseball Gods By Forgetting To Change Out Of BP Jerseys

    May 19, 2008 at 10:03 am 0 comments

    THE GOOD: Ben Zobrist getting the start. Everytime he did something good, we were rewarded with shots of his wife Julianna. That’s it. That was the only redeeming quality of yesterday’s game. THE BAD: Joe Maddon had some questionable (read: idiotic) pitching changes on Sunday. First he brings Dan Wheeler […]

     
  • [DOWN ON THE FARM] Cannizaro Clears Waivers, Accepts Durham Assignment

    [DOWN ON THE FARM] Cannizaro Clears Waivers, Accepts Durham Assignment

    May 19, 2008 at 7:36 am 0 comments

    Charlotte 6, Durham 3. Ben Hendrickson gave up 2 runs (1 earned) in 5 innings and dropped to 3-3…Dan Johnson was 1-4 with a double and 2 RBI…Reid Brignac did not play. Tennessee 3, Montgomery 2. Richard de los Santos allowed 3 runs (1 earned) in 6 innings…Ronnie Merrill had […]