Archive for May, 2009

  • Down On The Farm: Bulls Add Former Yankee To Rotation

    Down On The Farm: Bulls Add Former Yankee To Rotation

    May 29, 2009 at 6:00 am 2 comments

    Durham 8, Rochester 7. Making his first start with the Bulls, Matt DeSalvo allowed 3 runs in 4 innings…Matt Joyce was 0-2 with 3 walks…John Jaso was 0-4 and is now hitting .221. Carolina 7, Montgomery 2. Heath Rollins is now 5-3 after giving up 5 runs in 5.2 innings […]

     
  • A Thickly Veiled Look Behind The Rays Curtain

    May 28, 2009 at 3:00 pm 1 comment

    David Laurila of Baseball Prospectus recently interviewed Andrew Friedman about many of the Rays’ organizational philosophies, the importance of specific individuals and true to the team’s M.O., he skirted a number of topics… On Joe Maddon: One of Joe’s biggest strengths is his ability to relate to each player on […]

     
  • The Sunburst Player Of The Game Pick ‘Em

    The Sunburst Player Of The Game Pick ‘Em

    May 28, 2009 at 10:00 am 19 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 […]

     
  • The Daily Poll

    May 28, 2009 at 9:00 am 6 comments

    Who would you like to see as the regular leadoff hitter?(myspace polls)

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Sonny’s Dying Career, Brignac’s Playing Time And Dirtbag In The Mid-Summer Classic

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Sonny’s Dying Career, Brignac’s Playing Time And Dirtbag In The Mid-Summer Classic

    May 28, 2009 at 7:14 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: Ignorance is Bliss. A 2-hour rain delay before the start of the game probably left most of you thinking the […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Big Nights For Joyce, Mann And Fields

    May 28, 2009 at 6:00 am 0 comments

    Durham 13, Rochester 2. Mitch Talbot evened his record at 4-4 after working 6 innings. He gave up 2 runs on 8 hits and a walk. He struck out 5…Justin Ruggiano was 0-2 with 3 walks…Matt Joyce hit a trio of doubles and drove in 6. He was 3-5 with […]

     
  • The Sunburst Player Of The Game Pick ‘Em

    The Sunburst Player Of The Game Pick ‘Em

    May 27, 2009 at 3:00 pm 26 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 […]

     
  • Tracking The 2009 Attendance

    Tracking The 2009 Attendance

    May 27, 2009 at 11:00 am 9 comments

    From time to time we are going to take a look at the 2009 attendance and see how the 2009 season stacks up against last year and whether the Rays can reach their goal of being average (in attendance). Notes on the attendance follow the graph… Notes on the 2009 […]

     
  • The Daily Poll

    May 27, 2009 at 9:00 am 17 comments

    Once Jason Bartlett returns from the DL, who would you like to see receive the majority of the playing time at second base?(surveys)

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Bad Hitting, Bad Pitching And Another Player On The DL

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Bad Hitting, Bad Pitching And Another Player On The DL

    May 27, 2009 at 7:26 am 9 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: Carlos Pena. Pena hit his league-leading 16th home run for the Rays’ lone score…Carl Crawford. CC stole his 30th base […]