Archive for September, 2008

  • [LATE NIGHT HAPPY HOUR] The Hunt For Rays October

    [LATE NIGHT HAPPY HOUR] The Hunt For Rays October

    September 19, 2008 at 10:51 pm 3 comments

    An easy win tonight for the Rays in a head-to-head matchup with the Twins, knocking two off of the magic number to clinch at least a Wild Card. Yes RAYSHEADS, the magic number is now 1 to clinch a playoff spot. The Rays can clinch at least a Wild Card […]

     
  • [EARMUFFS] Why’s He Calling Us Meat? We’re The Ones Driving Sponsors

    [EARMUFFS] Why’s He Calling Us Meat? We’re The Ones Driving Sponsors

    September 19, 2008 at 3:48 pm 0 comments

    What do those guys know about baseball? If they’re so good how come they’ve been in the minors for the last ten years? If they’re so good how come the Sponsors want us instead of them? Gina Whitman, FloridaMoves.com The Rays Index Store THE RAYSHEAD ARMY Facebook Group Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

     
  • [ANTI-PENNANT RACE] 3rd Annual David Price Sweepstakes

    [ANTI-PENNANT RACE] 3rd Annual David Price Sweepstakes

    September 19, 2008 at 11:33 am 0 comments

    It is time for one of our favorite annual features, the Anti-Pennant Race, the race for the worst record in baseball. The reward for the “winner” is the first pick in next year’s amateur draft. This year is extra special as this marks the first time the Tampa Bay Rays […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Dirtbag Homers 3 Times; Wheeler Blows Lead In 9th

    [THE HANGOVER] Dirtbag Homers 3 Times; Wheeler Blows Lead In 9th

    September 19, 2008 at 7:45 am 9 comments

    Click on above images to be taken to full standings, boxscores or schedule… THE GOOD: Evan Longoria. There has been some recent talk that his extended stint on the DL would cost Dirtbag the Rookie of the Year award. 3 home runs last night. What about now? That’s what we […]

     
  • [SHOWER-SHOE FUNGUS] Playing A Little Pepper: Minnesota Twins

    [SHOWER-SHOE FUNGUS] Playing A Little Pepper: Minnesota Twins

    September 18, 2008 at 4:30 pm 3 comments

    FIRST INNINGA look back…Every time the Rays lose just a single game to the Red Sox, the so-called experts predict inevitable doom for the Rays. And yet the Rays have now won the season series against the Red Sox (10-8) and have won 4 of the last 5 including the […]

     
  • [ANTI-PENNANT RACE] 3rd Annual David Price Sweepstakes

    [ANTI-PENNANT RACE] 3rd Annual David Price Sweepstakes

    September 18, 2008 at 4:03 pm 0 comments

    It is time for one of our favorite annual features, the Anti-Pennant Race, the race for the worst record in baseball. The reward for the “winner” is the first pick in next year’s amateur draft. This year is extra special as this marks the first time the Tampa Bay Rays […]

     
  • [RI CONFIDENCE GRAPH] The Rays Index Confidence Graph: Week 25

    [RI CONFIDENCE GRAPH] The Rays Index Confidence Graph: Week 25

    September 18, 2008 at 2:48 pm 0 comments

    The Rays Confidence Graph will appear every Wednesday and is a look at how much confidence Rays fans have in the Tampa Bay Rays. The graph is designed to give us a look at how our emotional bias as Rays fans fluctuates through time. The “confidence” in the team is […]

     
  • [THE RAYSHEAD ARMY] A Seven Nation Army Can’t Hold The Rays Back

    [THE RAYSHEAD ARMY] A Seven Nation Army Can’t Hold The Rays Back

    September 18, 2008 at 11:10 am 6 comments

    Last night was a landmark moment in the history of Rays Index. Three weeks ago we called on the Tampa Bay Rays to institute the use of “Seven Nation Army” by The White Stripes as a late-inning rally song to pump up the crowd. According to numerous comments and emails, […]

     
  • [THE PINK HAT NATION] Stay Classy Red Sox Nation

    [THE PINK HAT NATION] Stay Classy Red Sox Nation

    September 18, 2008 at 10:31 am 13 comments

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  • [THE HANGOVER] Joe Maddon Pushes All The Right Buttons As Rays Clinch Tie-Breaker

    [THE HANGOVER] Joe Maddon Pushes All The Right Buttons As Rays Clinch Tie-Breaker

    September 18, 2008 at 9:52 am 1 comment

    Click on above images to be taken to full standings, boxscores or schedule… THE GOOD: The Rays have now won 4 of their last 5 versus the Red Sox…Joe Maddon. With the Rays up 8-3 in the 5th with 2 on and David Ortiz due up, Papa Joe treated the […]