Archive for June 11th, 2009

  • Rays, Pedro Discuss Deal?

    June 11, 2009 at 8:21 pm 2 comments

    The updates on the original post were getting out of hand, so let’s start a new post… Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe is reporting (via MLB Trade Rumors) that Pedro Martinez has worked out for both the Rays and the Cubs and that both teams are interested enough to […]

     
  • Rays Interested In Pedro Martinez?

    Rays Interested In Pedro Martinez?

    June 11, 2009 at 4:40 pm 18 comments

    [Update 6:40pm] Marc Lancaster spoke with the Rays and they are downplaying the situation saying it was a “Rays’ officials in the Dominican who has known Pedro for a while” and that he “just watched [Pedro] work out.” Lancaster adds that it sounds like the team doesn’t expect anything to […]

     
  • The Sunburst Player Of The Game Pick ‘Em

    The Sunburst Player Of The Game Pick ‘Em

    June 11, 2009 at 3:00 pm 18 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 […]

     
  • Jon Heyman Is A Hypocrite When It Comes To PED Speculation

    Jon Heyman Is A Hypocrite When It Comes To PED Speculation

    June 11, 2009 at 10:30 am 7 comments

    Yesterday on Twitter, Jon Heyman of Sports Illustrated wrote the following: many bloggers are great, but ibanez has a point about unfounded PED speculation. it’s garbage. #phillies This was in response to one blogger’s efforts to see if there was a statistical basis to disprove the notion that Raul Ibanez […]

     
  • The Daily Poll

    June 11, 2009 at 9:00 am 4 comments

    How much confidence do you have in Joe Maddon as manager of the Tampa Bay Rays?(online surveys)

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss CC’s Arm, BJ’s Legs And Brignac’s Big Swing

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss CC’s Arm, BJ’s Legs And Brignac’s Big Swing

    June 11, 2009 at 7:31 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: CC’s Throw. We have long been hard on Carl Crawford’s arm, but this season it seem much stronger and more […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Pat Burrell to Continue Rehab Stint On Dollar Beer Night

    June 11, 2009 at 6:00 am 1 comment

    Durham (no game scheduled). Montgomery (no game scheduled). Charlotte 6, Brevard Co. 4 (7; gm 1). Jeremy Hall allowed 3 unearned runs on 3 hits and 3 walks in 5 innings…Cody Cipriano was 1-3 with his 5th home run. Brevard Co. 1, Charlotte 0 (9; gm 2). David Newmann’s strong […]