Archive for July 29th, 2009

  • The Sunburst Player Of The Game Pick ‘Em

    The Sunburst Player Of The Game Pick ‘Em

    July 29, 2009 at 3:00 pm 27 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 […]

     
  • Cliff Lee Traded To Phillies; Crawford Officially “Dangled”

    July 29, 2009 at 1:05 pm 7 comments

    Cliff Lee has been traded by the Indians to the Phillies. MLB Trade Rumors has all the details. Meanwhile, an anonymous GM has confirmed to Jon Heyman what we had been hearing about Carl Crawford. That he is available, or at least was at one point recently. Tampa Bay will […]

     
  • Rays Trade Deadline Oddsmakers

    Rays Trade Deadline Oddsmakers

    July 29, 2009 at 10:30 am 4 comments

    We are a little more than 48 hours from the trade deadline and for the first time ever, the Rays have been linked with just about every big name available. Of course that will happen when you are in contention and everybody loves your farm system. So are the Rays […]

     
  • Hunsicker Turns Down Nationals’ GM Position

    Hunsicker Turns Down Nationals’ GM Position

    July 29, 2009 at 8:30 am 2 comments

    [Update] Will Carroll adds that Hunsicker did indeed turn down the offer.  Phil Wood of MASN is reporting that the Washington Nationals have contacted Gerry Hunsicker about being their GM in 2010 (thanks Tyler). I also told them I’d heard that Gerry Hunsicker, Senior VP of baseball Operations for the […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Big Game Scott, Pat’s New Nickname And An Aki Sighting

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Big Game Scott, Pat’s New Nickname And An Aki Sighting

    July 29, 2009 at 7:04 am 6 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: “Big Game” Scott. If there is one thing Kazmir has always excelled at, it is rising to the occasion. Yesterday, […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Rays Acquire Double-A Outfielder From KC

    July 29, 2009 at 6:30 am 0 comments

    Durham 4, Scranton/WB 2. Andy Sonnanstine had his best start since being demoted, working 8 innings and allowing just 2 runs on 8 hits and no walks. He struck out 5 and did not allow a run until the 7th…Elliot Johnson had 3 of the Bulls 10 hits (3-4) including […]