Archive for February, 2009

  • Is Jeff Niemann’s Fate Already Sealed?

    Is Jeff Niemann’s Fate Already Sealed?

    February 28, 2009 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

    John Romano of the St. Pete Times gives us some quotes from Joe Maddon and Andrew Friedman that make it sound as if the Rays are leaning towards using Jeff Niemann in the bullpen despite assertions that he is competing for the final spot in the rotation. “You always think […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss The Rays On TV And Percy’s Pending Return

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss The Rays On TV And Percy’s Pending Return

    February 28, 2009 at 8:00 am 0 comments

    Sorry. Not GBT sandwich today. But a quick reminder, that the Rays spring game today will be televised on the MLB Network. DEVIL DOGS WEBTOPIA… Troy Percival says he is ahead of schedule and his spring debut has been moved from March 17 to March 12…Sounds like we need to […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Davis As Price, Who’s Leading Off And Crawford’s Wheels

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Davis As Price, Who’s Leading Off And Crawford’s Wheels

    February 27, 2009 at 8:00 am 0 comments

    Time to bring back the GBT – The Good, The Bad and The Telling sandwich, where The Bad is nice and lean and the The Telling is ripe. YANKEES 5, RAYS 1. THE GOOD: Wade Davis. There has been chatter recently about how Davis’ 2009 season could follow the same […]

     
  • Two Years Ago On Rays Index

    February 26, 2009 at 4:00 pm 0 comments

    Two years ago on Rays Index we were first troubled by the unethical relationship between the Rays and the St. Pete Times. The St. Pete Times And The Tampa Tribune Would Like Rays Fans To Drink Their Kool-Aid [Rays Index] Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

     
  • One Last Image From 2008

    One Last Image From 2008

    February 26, 2009 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

    The Professor We just received this image from a reader…Yes, that is me in the Rays dugout prior to game 2 of the ALCS. And yes, I do owe the Rays a bag of seeds…Hard to believe that guy is a molder of young minds. The other funny thing about […]

     
  • Projected 2009 Tampa Bay Rays 25-Man Roster

    Projected 2009 Tampa Bay Rays 25-Man Roster

    February 26, 2009 at 10:00 am 0 comments

    [UPDATE: We made a couple of minor coloring changes per a discussion in the comments] 25-Man Roster Projection and Lineup (notes and explanations on the projection can be found following the roster)… Notes on the 25-man roster projection…(…) Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Hernandez, The 5th Starter And The One Thing To Dampen The First Game Of Spring

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Hernandez, The 5th Starter And The One Thing To Dampen The First Game Of Spring

    February 26, 2009 at 8:00 am 0 comments

    Reds 7, Rays 0. Time to bring back the GBT – The Good, The Bad and The Telling sandwich, where The Bad is nice and lean and the The Telling is ripe. THE GOOD: Carlos Hernandez. Hernandez looked strong facing big league hitters for the first time in 3 years, […]

     
  • Two Years Ago On Rays Index

    February 25, 2009 at 10:00 am 0 comments

    Two years ago on Rays Index we discovered Ben Zobrist’s wife. Who knew Christian Rock could be so attractive. We also discovered that Ben’s friends have a very endearing nickname for him. Benny Boo Zobrist’s Wife Would Like To Sing You Some Christian Rock [Rays Index] Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss The WBC, Stu In Port Charlotte And Another Prospect List

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss The WBC, Stu In Port Charlotte And Another Prospect List

    February 25, 2009 at 8:00 am 0 comments

    This is going to be brief this morning. Last night was Mardi Gras…Sue us. DEVIL DOGS WEBTOPIA… Today is the first exhibition game for the Rays but one Ray, Aki Iwamura has already played a game. [Rays Report] Pat Burrell will face his ex-teammates on Saturday. [The 700 Level] Willy […]

     
  • Tampa Bay Rays Photo Day

    Tampa Bay Rays Photo Day

    February 24, 2009 at 2:00 pm 0 comments

    King David El Gato Bossman Willy Aybar Dirtbag Likes(0)Dislikes(0)