Archive for October, 2008

  • [THE HANGOVER] Crawford To Remain In 5th Spot Of Lineup

    [THE HANGOVER] Crawford To Remain In 5th Spot Of Lineup

    October 8, 2008 at 10:02 am 4 comments

    Click on above images to be taken to full standings, box scores or schedule… THE GOOD: The Rays have won 4 of the last 5 against the Red Sox under playoff-like atmospheres. THE BAD: Those games no longer count. THE TELLING: Our best guess on the 25-man roster is that […]

     
  • [HAPPY HOUR] The Best Cure For A Hangover? Happy Hour

    [HAPPY HOUR] The Best Cure For A Hangover? Happy Hour

    October 7, 2008 at 4:27 pm 13 comments

    A few afternoon links to get you through the last hour… DEVIL DOGS WEBTOPIA… [Let’s try this again with an actual link] YES! They’re baaaccckkkkkk on the bandwagon. [Mets Rays Geek] Joe Maddon would not answer directly but Troy Percival could be part of the ALCS roster, but Shawn Riggans […]

     
  • [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

    October 7, 2008 at 11:31 am 2 comments

    In celebration of the Ray winning the ALDS and advancing to the ALCS, we are adding a couple of shirts to the Rays Index Store, and lowering the price on an old favorite… Click on any image to be taken directly to the Rays Index Store. Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

     
  • [RI CONFIDENCE GRAPH] The Tampa Bay Rays Confidence Survey

    [RI CONFIDENCE GRAPH] The Tampa Bay Rays Confidence Survey

    October 7, 2008 at 11:17 am 0 comments

    Last week’s Rays Confidence Graph results. Below you will see two polls that ask about your confidence in the Tampa Bay Rays. We will present these same polls every Tuesday. The results will be presented in graphical form on Thursday, and will be displayed permanently in the sidebar. The goal […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Rays Silence Doubters Once Again With Win #100, Win ALDS

    [THE HANGOVER] Rays Silence Doubters Once Again With Win #100, Win ALDS

    October 7, 2008 at 9:49 am 4 comments

    Click on above images to be taken to full standings, box scores or schedule… THE GOOD: Andy Sonnanstine. Sonny versus Edwin Jackson? Game, Set, Match. Is there any doubt that Sonnanstine will be in rotation in ’09 now? In the last month, The Duke has faced 3 crucial starts, 2 […]

     
  • [RIGO!] Rays Index Live Blog-A-Baloo (Lite): ALDS Game 4 @ Chicago White Sox

    [RIGO!] Rays Index Live Blog-A-Baloo (Lite): ALDS Game 4 @ Chicago White Sox

    October 6, 2008 at 4:31 pm 0 comments

    This will not be a full-fledged Live Blog-A-Baloo. We will just be providing occasional commentary. As usual, feel free to add your comments. We will be a little more liberal today with what we let through the filters. GAME ON! Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

     
  • [MATT GARZA] The Hitchiker’s Guide To Understanding Matt Garza

    [MATT GARZA] The Hitchiker’s Guide To Understanding Matt Garza

    October 6, 2008 at 2:34 pm 2 comments

    We may have figured out why Matt Garza and Dioner Navarro are communicating better these days…Is that a Babel Fish in Garza’s ear? How else would Navi’s logical orations be understood by Garza. Jim Hickey is a pitching genius. Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

     
  • [EVAN LONGORIA] Dirtbag Didn’t Study His Cliches In The Minors

    [EVAN LONGORIA] Dirtbag Didn’t Study His Cliches In The Minors

    October 6, 2008 at 1:03 pm 1 comment

    This interview of Evan Longoria is a few days old, but we have a good excuse. We are big fans of “Big League Stew” over at Yahoo! Sports, but we don’t remember ‘Duk conducting any interviews before [Ed. note: Interview was not conducted by ‘Duk. Rather it was David Brown, […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Upton Rediscovered Stroke, Longoria May Have Lost His

    [THE HANGOVER] Upton Rediscovered Stroke, Longoria May Have Lost His

    October 6, 2008 at 10:08 am 0 comments

    Click on above images to be taken to full standings, box scores or schedule… THE GOOD: Split against 2 tough lefties. It is no secret that the Rays do not handle lefties well. During the season, the Rays were only 25-24 against lefties. Prior to the series, if you were […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Forecast Calls For Rain, Wet Base Paths And Carlos Pena

    [THE HANGOVER] Forecast Calls For Rain, Wet Base Paths And Carlos Pena

    October 5, 2008 at 11:53 am 3 comments

    Click on above images to be taken to full standings, box scores or schedule… THE GOOD: According to CoolStandings.com the Rays now have a 88.5% chance of winning the ALDS. The Red Sox have a 90.6% chance of winning their series. The Red Sox have the best chance to win […]