Archive for May 7th, 2009

  • VICTORY! Rays Win Series, Sweep Yankees

    VICTORY! Rays Win Series, Sweep Yankees

    May 7, 2009 at 9:41 pm 1 comment

    What amazes us, is these last two games are games the Yankees never used to lose. The aura is gone and it left with Joe Torre…Don’t look now, but the Rays have won 6 of 8 including 5 of 7 against the Red Sox and Yankees. Just keep winning series. […]

     
  • The Sunburst Player Of The Game Pick ‘Em

    The Sunburst Player Of The Game Pick ‘Em

    May 7, 2009 at 3:00 pm 31 comments

    Up until first pitch, use the comments section to predict who you think will be the Sunburst Player of the Game. (be sure to use a valid email address while leaving the comment). The commenter that correctly predicts who we will name the Sunburst Player of the Game the most […]

     
  • A Closer Look At Matt Joyce And Desmond Jennings

    A Closer Look At Matt Joyce And Desmond Jennings

    May 7, 2009 at 12:52 pm 11 comments

    We have been providing snippets of the statlines for Matt Joyce and Desmond Jennings in the morning “Down the Farm” report. But let’s draw them out a little more. And in the comments, let’s hear what you think the Rays should do with these prospects. Notes on the stats after […]

     
  • One Year Ago On Rays Index

    May 7, 2009 at 11:30 am 1 comment

    One year ago on Rays Index we saw that Joe Maddon had changed his managerial style from the “eternal optimist” of his first two years as a manager. Joe Maddon No Longer Thinks The Titanic Put Up A Good Fight [Rays Index] Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

     
  • The Rays Index Confidence Graph

    The Rays Index Confidence Graph

    May 7, 2009 at 10:30 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 Daily Poll

    May 7, 2009 at 9:00 am 11 comments

    Game 7 of the ALCS. Opponent has a right-hander on the mound. Who do you want starting in right field for the Rays?(online surveys) Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss The Return Of The Duke, CC’s Streak And Longo Being Longo

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss The Return Of The Duke, CC’s Streak And Longo Being Longo

    May 7, 2009 at 7:35 am 10 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: Andy Sonnanstine. That was vintage Sonnanstine. The Duke worked into the 8th, left the game with a 3-0 lead, struck […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Joyce Still On Fire, Homers And Drives In 4

    May 7, 2009 at 6:00 am 4 comments

    Durham 8, Charlotte 7. Mitch Talbot struggled but picked up the win after giving up 4 runs in 5 innings on 5 hits and 4 walks…Reid Brignac was 3-4 and now has his average over .300 (.302). He hit his 9th double and stole his first base…Matt Joyce was 2-4 […]