Archive for August 25th, 2008

  • [DOUG EDDINGS] Rays Have Now Officially "Joined The Club"

    [DOUG EDDINGS] Rays Have Now Officially "Joined The Club"

    August 25, 2008 at 8:10 pm 0 comments

    We found the above image at the website, DougEddingsIsADouche.com. It is not quite FireJoeMorgan.com, and the site is actually defunct, but for a league where not many umpires’ names are even known, it can’t be easy to have a hate-site in your name. This is what happens when the Rays […]

     
  • [DOUG EDDINGS] Umpires Refuse To Admit Mistake; Sound Even Dumber

    [DOUG EDDINGS] Umpires Refuse To Admit Mistake; Sound Even Dumber

    August 25, 2008 at 2:17 pm 11 comments

    Click on above image for a larger version… It has been close to 20 hours and we feel no better now than when AJ Pierzynski created a phantom interference call supported by Doug Eddings. OBSTRUCTION (from MLB official rules): Obstruction is the act of a fielder who, while not in […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Doug Eddings Made-Up Call In 10th Costs Rays Series Finale

    [THE HANGOVER] Doug Eddings Made-Up Call In 10th Costs Rays Series Finale

    August 25, 2008 at 9:25 am 8 comments

    PARENTAL ADVISORY: EXPLICIT LANGUAGE AHEAD. We have our editors bound and gagged in their office, so some explicatives might not get deleted… THE BAD: Shawn Riggans. This is just one reason why if (and that is a big IF), the Rays make the playoffs, we feel Mike DiFelice should be […]

     
  • [DOWN ON THE FARM] Dan Johnson Adds Yet Another Position To His Resume

    [DOWN ON THE FARM] Dan Johnson Adds Yet Another Position To His Resume

    August 25, 2008 at 8:27 am 1 comment

    Indianapolis 10, Durham 6. Mitch Talbot struck out 6 and allowed 3 runs in 5.2 innings. He gave up 5 hits and 2 walks…Fernando Perez was 4-4 with a walk raising his average to .289 and his OBP to .359…Jonny Gomes and Dan Johnson were each 1-4. Gomes drove in […]