Archive for August 15th, 2008

  • [SHOWER-SHOE FUNGUS] Playing A Little Pepper: Texas Rangers

    [SHOWER-SHOE FUNGUS] Playing A Little Pepper: Texas Rangers

    August 15, 2008 at 4:28 pm 0 comments

    FIRST INNING A look back…With the loss of Carl Crawford and Evan Longoria, many are saying the Rays will nosedive and fall out of the playoffs. On “Pardon the Interruption”, Rick Reilly said the clock has struck midnight for the Rays…With 42 games remaining, is it even possible for the […]

     
  • [TAMPA BAY RAYS MEDIA] Media Approval Ratings: John Romano

    [TAMPA BAY RAYS MEDIA] Media Approval Ratings: John Romano

    August 15, 2008 at 12:05 pm 0 comments

    C’mon, you guys knew this was coming eventually…There is a general sense amongst some of our readers that all we do is bash the Rays media coverage. The truth is we actually admire most of the working media and respect most of their work. We just get a sense that […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Floyd’s Knees Miraculously Remain Intact Despite Scoring 4 Runs

    [THE HANGOVER] Floyd’s Knees Miraculously Remain Intact Despite Scoring 4 Runs

    August 15, 2008 at 10:04 am 1 comment

    THE GOOD: Cliff Floyd’s knees. Somehow Floyd’s legs were still intact after the game, despite having to run the bases a whopping 5 times. Twice Floyd had to score all the way from first base on extra-base hits by Willy Aybar. Floyd scored 4 runs in total. THE BAD: James […]

     
  • [DOWN ON THE FARM] Talbot, Hendrickson And Hernandez All Post Solid Performances

    [DOWN ON THE FARM] Talbot, Hendrickson And Hernandez All Post Solid Performances

    August 15, 2008 at 8:04 am 2 comments

    Durham 4, Norfolk 0. Mitch Talbot pitched 7 shutout innings, striking out 5 and walking 1. He gave up 6 hits…Mike DiFelice drove in 3 runs, 2 came off his 3rd home run…Jonny Gomes was 0-4 with a strikeout. Montgomery 5, Jacksonville 3 (10). Erold Andrus hit a 1-out, 3-run […]