Archive for June 19th, 2009

  • The Sunburst Player Of The Game Pick ‘Em

    The Sunburst Player Of The Game Pick ‘Em

    June 19, 2009 at 3:00 pm 20 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 […]

     
  • Father’s Day Gifts For The Baseball Fan

    Father’s Day Gifts For The Baseball Fan

    June 19, 2009 at 2:00 pm 1 comment

    One of the perks of what we do here at Rays Index is free stuff. The most common items that we receive are books. Well, we are big fans of two books that we received recently and if you are looking for a last minute Father’s Day gift, these come […]

     
  • A Thank You To The Local Baseball Writers

    June 19, 2009 at 12:30 pm 5 comments

    This is a tough time for the newspaper industry. Some have stopped home delivery, some have gone to online content only and still others have shut down completely. And the papers that are still above water, many of those are cutting staff. And the local newspapers are not immune to […]

     
  • The Curious Case Of Evan Longoria’s Disappearing Sunglasses

    The Curious Case Of Evan Longoria’s Disappearing Sunglasses

    June 19, 2009 at 11:15 am 8 comments

    Yesterday, the Rays played a day game on a cloudless day in Denver. In the first inning, Evan Longoria stepped to the plate wearing Nike sunglasses. He struck out swinging on a 97mph fastball up in the zone. In his next at bat in the 3rd inning, Dirtbag was sans […]

     
  • Twitter Me This: Follow Rays Index On Twitter

    Twitter Me This: Follow Rays Index On Twitter

    June 19, 2009 at 10:30 am 3 comments

    Just wanted to take a moment to let you know that Rays Index is now on Twitter. We are up over 500 followers (and thy said there weren’t 500 Rays fans) and here are a few of the things you can expect if you follow @RaysIndex… Real-time Webtopia. You know […]

     
  • Three Years Ago On Rays Index

    June 19, 2009 at 10:00 am 0 comments

    Three years ago on Rays Index we learned about BJ Upton’s arrest for DWI. B. J. Upton Arrested For Being An Idiot [Rays Index]

     
  • The Daily Poll: Trade Priority

    June 19, 2009 at 9:00 am 1 comment

    <br /> <a href=”http://answers.polldaddy.com/poll/1715291/” mce_href=”http://answers.polldaddy.com/poll/1715291/”>If the Rays become active in the trade market, what type of player should be their priority to try and acquire?</a><span style=”font-size:9px;” mce_style=”font-size:9px;”>(<a href=”http://answers.polldaddy.com” mce_href=”http://answers.polldaddy.com”>polls</a>)</span><br />

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Huge OPS, Dirtbag’s Squints And Even More On Pedro

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Huge OPS, Dirtbag’s Squints And Even More On Pedro

    June 19, 2009 at 7:53 am 7 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: Barty And Zorilla. Sounds like a wine cooler, but where would the Rays be without the surprise bats Jason Bartlett […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: 10th Round Pick Spurns Rays

    June 19, 2009 at 6:00 am 0 comments

    Lehigh Valley 6, Durham 2. West Tenn 7, Montgomery 2. Lakeland 7, Charlotte 2. Lexington 6, Bowling Green 2. Notes from Down on the Farm… The Hudson Valley Renegades begin their season tonight versus Aberdeen. Marc Lancaster has the list of the 8 most recent draft picks to sign. [Rays […]