Archive for March, 2009

  • Izzy And Percy, Separated At Birth?

    Izzy And Percy, Separated At Birth?

    March 3, 2009 at 10:00 am 0 comments

    Derrick Goold of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that Troy Percival campaigned on behalf of the team to bring Jason Isringhausen on board and also campaigned with team on behalf of Izzy. Now that the two closers with a combined 645 career saves are wearing the same uniform, Joe Maddon […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Davis, Kennedy And Brignac’s 0-fer

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Davis, Kennedy And Brignac’s 0-fer

    March 3, 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. THE GOOD: Wade Davis. 3.2 scoreless innings, allowing only 1 hit and no walks. In two starts (generally better hitters), Davis has […]

     
  • 2009 Tampa Bay Rays Trade Value Index Top 51

    2009 Tampa Bay Rays Trade Value Index Top 51

    March 2, 2009 at 11:49 am 3 comments

    Since we last updated the TVI in November, the Rays have made several roster additions. This update reflects those additions and subtractions. Feel free to tell us where we screwed up in the comments. Notes on the rankings can be found after the table… Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

     
  • The Rays Index Confidence Graph

    The Rays Index Confidence Graph

    March 2, 2009 at 10:00 am 1 comment

    The Rays Confidence Graph will appear every Thursday 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 HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss The Hammer, Perez And The Return Of The Big 4

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss The Hammer, Perez And The Return Of The Big 4

    March 2, 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. THE GOOD: Jason Hammel. Hammer made an early statement for the final spot in the rotation with 4 scoreless innings, allowing only […]

     
  • One Year Ago On Rays Index

    March 1, 2009 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

    One year ago on Rays Index BJ Upton became the first Ray to appear on the cover of a major magazine. BJ Upton’s New Role: Coverboy [Rays Index] Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

     
  • We Will Not Discuss The Ramblings Of A Certain Ex-Red Sox Pitcher

    We Will Not Discuss The Ramblings Of A Certain Ex-Red Sox Pitcher

    March 1, 2009 at 10:00 am 0 comments

    We have no idea why some people are so obsessed with what comes out of the mouth of a certain ex-Red Sox pitcher that shall not be named. Some things to consider… The Rays starting pitching corps are deep and cheap. Stuart Sternberg made it clear that the Rays have […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Talbot’s Folly, The Absence Of Regulars And Brignac’s Neverending Struggles

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Talbot’s Folly, The Absence Of Regulars And Brignac’s Neverending Struggles

    March 1, 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. THE GOOD: Hmmm? Give us a second. We’ll come up with something…Nothing yet…Well, it was good to be able to watch the […]