Archive for August, 2008

  • [THE ARCHIVES] One Year Ago On Rays Index

    [THE ARCHIVES] One Year Ago On Rays Index

    August 1, 2008 at 6:34 pm 0 comments

    One year ago on Rays Index we told you that the Rays had sent a very clear message to Elijah Dukes that his days with the Rays were over, even though they would not trade him for several more months. Rays Send Message To Elijah Dukes: You Are Not Welcome […]

     
  • [THE ARCHIVES] Two Years Ago On Rays Index

    [THE ARCHIVES] Two Years Ago On Rays Index

    August 1, 2008 at 6:07 pm 0 comments

    Two years ago on Rays Index we told you that Elijah Dukes was contemplating an end to his baseball career after his latest suspension. More Bad News: Elijah Dukes Suspended Indefinitely [Rays Index] Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

     
  • [SHOWER-SHOE FUNGUS] Playing A Little Pepper: Detroit Tigers

    [SHOWER-SHOE FUNGUS] Playing A Little Pepper: Detroit Tigers

    August 1, 2008 at 2:30 pm 4 comments

    FIRST INNING A look back…After only managing a split of the 4-game set in Kansas City, the Rays managed to take 2 of 3 from a Blue Jays squad that thinks it is still in the playoff hunt…Was this a good road trip or still a bit disappointing? You have […]

     
  • [TAMPA BAY RAYS MEDIA] Media Approval Ratings: Marc Lancaster

    [TAMPA BAY RAYS MEDIA] Media Approval Ratings: Marc Lancaster

    August 1, 2008 at 1:08 pm 3 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 […]

     
  • [PIZZA IS GOOD] Free Pizza If The Rays Win The World Series

    [PIZZA IS GOOD] Free Pizza If The Rays Win The World Series

    August 1, 2008 at 11:13 am 0 comments

    If the Tampa Bay Rays win the World Series this year, everybody gets a free pizza. But there is a catch…You have to go to Lakewood, Colorado. A pizzeria in a Denver suburb is offering free pizza to anybody that wants one, if the Rays win the World Series this […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] In The End, Rays Refused To Blow Up Farm System

    [THE HANGOVER] In The End, Rays Refused To Blow Up Farm System

    August 1, 2008 at 10:19 am 0 comments

    THE GOOD: The future of the Rays remains intact. Despite reports that the Rays were offering the Pirates both Jeff Niemann and Reid Brignac, that now appears to be false. And if that is the case, it is pretty clear that the Rays had little or no intention of tinkering […]

     
  • [DOWN ON THE FARM] Beckham Returns From Layoff And Produces Best Game As A Pro

    [DOWN ON THE FARM] Beckham Returns From Layoff And Produces Best Game As A Pro

    August 1, 2008 at 7:38 am 4 comments

    Buffalo 12, Durham 2. Heath Phillips made his first start since being signed by the Rays. He was pulled after 2.2 innings, giving up 1 run on 3 hits and 4 walks…Chris Richard was 2-3 with a double and his 20th home run. Montgomery 9, Huntsville 8. Mike Prochaska gave […]