Archive for June 18th, 2009

  • The Rays Index Confidence Graph

    The Rays Index Confidence Graph

    June 18, 2009 at 3:30 pm 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 […]

     
  • One Year Ago On Rays Index

    June 18, 2009 at 2:30 pm 0 comments

    One year ago on Rays Index we discovered a video from when The Trop first opened. Tropicana Field When It Still Wore Diapers [Rays Index] Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

     
  • The Sunburst Player Of The Game Pick ‘Em

    The Sunburst Player Of The Game Pick ‘Em

    June 18, 2009 at 12:00 pm 21 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 […]

     
  • Rays Schedule May Explain Early Season Struggles

    Rays Schedule May Explain Early Season Struggles

    June 18, 2009 at 10:30 am 1 comment

    We have talked a lot recently about how the Rays have underperformed their Pythagorean Record* and some of the reasons why. Most recently we showed both the offense and the pitching were taking a step back late in close games, whereas last season both aspects stepped up their game in […]

     
  • Free Pizza For Rays Fans: Photo Evidence

    Free Pizza For Rays Fans: Photo Evidence

    June 18, 2009 at 9:00 am 3 comments

    Two days ago we reminded you that a pizzeria in Denver was giving away free pizza to Rays fans. We put a call out for photos and Ken came through (thanks Ken). We will let Ken explain the scene… There was free food, so naturally media followed —  Dave the […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss King David’s Newfound Efficiency, The Truffle Shuffle And More On Pedro And Kazmir

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss King David’s Newfound Efficiency, The Truffle Shuffle And More On Pedro And Kazmir

    June 18, 2009 at 6:59 am 8 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: David Price. The 3-run home run was not good. And he basically took a dump on the mound in the […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Matt Moore Takes No-Hitter Into 7th

    June 18, 2009 at 6:00 am 0 comments

    Lehigh 4, Durham 0 (11). Jason Cromer pitched 8 shutout innings, allowing just 2 hits and 2 walks. He struck out 5…Chad Bradford pitched 1 scoreless inning…Dale Thayer pitched the final 2 innings, and gave up 4 runs (2 earned)…Reid Brignac was 2-4 in his first game back in Durham…Matt […]