Archive for August 24th, 2008

  • [XXIX OLYMPICS] Time For ’72 USA Mens Basketball Team To Collect Silver Medals

    [XXIX OLYMPICS] Time For ’72 USA Mens Basketball Team To Collect Silver Medals

    August 24, 2008 at 1:34 pm 1 comment

    We know, we know…Why is a Tampa Bay Rays website writing about an Olympic basketball event that happened 36 years ago? Well, Joe Magrane is doing baseball color commentary and Jeremy Cummings, a Rays farmhand is pitching for the USA baseball team…Not good enough? OK, If you don’t let us […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Rays Drop Magic Number To 29

    [THE HANGOVER] Rays Drop Magic Number To 29

    August 24, 2008 at 12:23 pm 1 comment

    THE TELLING: The Rays magic number is now 29 with 34 games remaining. DEVIL RAYS WEBTOPIA… Yesterday’s win was Joe Maddon’s 206th as manager of the Rays, giving him more wins than any manager in club history…Again, we are not sure why the official count includes 2 wins from ’06 […]

     
  • [DOWN ON THE FARM] Rays Limit David Price’s Workload

    [DOWN ON THE FARM] Rays Limit David Price’s Workload

    August 24, 2008 at 11:44 am 0 comments

    Indianapolis 6, Durham 3. David Price held Indy to 2 runs in 4 innings in his third triple-A start. He struck out 3 and walked 2, giving up 6 hits. He was limited to 88 pitches. In his previous starts he threw 80 and 85 pitches. The low pitch-counts does […]