Archive for July, 2009

  • MLB Does Not Want You To See Rays Throwback Uniforms

    MLB Does Not Want You To See Rays Throwback Uniforms

    July 11, 2009 at 12:00 pm 5 comments

    Unless you have tickets for tonight’s Rays game, you will not be subjected to the horror that is the Rainbow Warriors uniforms. First pitch is scheduled for 6:08pm, to accomodate the post-game concert. This start time, falls within Fox TV’s blackout restrictions. The Rays will be wearing throwback uniforms that […]

     
  • Congrats To Scott Cursi

    Congrats To Scott Cursi

    July 11, 2009 at 11:30 am 0 comments

    A big congratulations goes out to the Rays bullpen catcher Scott Cursi, who will be joining the coaching staff in St. Louis as part of the AL All-Star squad. Cursi has been with the Rays since their inaugural season, 1998. Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss A Boost To Niemann’s Award Chances, Niemann’s Love Of Extra Rest And Sonnanstine To The DL

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss A Boost To Niemann’s Award Chances, Niemann’s Love Of Extra Rest And Sonnanstine To The DL

    July 11, 2009 at 10:53 am 5 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: Jeff Niemann. His second shutout of the season should start to wake people up to his Rookie of the Year […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Tim Beckham Delivers Walk-Off Hit

    July 11, 2009 at 9:30 am 0 comments

    Norfolk 5, Durham 3. Wade Davis dropped to 8-5 after allowing 5 runs in 6 innings. Michael Aubrey, who entered the game with just 5 home runs, hit 2 off of Davis. Wade did strike out 9 and walk just 2…Matt Joyce was 2-5 with a pair of doubles and […]

     
  • Separated At Birth? Jeff Niemann

    Separated At Birth? Jeff Niemann

    July 10, 2009 at 10:21 pm 11 comments

    We are going to keep doing this until we run out of ideas so bear with us…You might think that we Photoshopped this weeks entry. We promise you we did not lengthen the neck in the image on the right to look more like that of Jeff Niemann… Jeff Niemann […]

     
  • The Sunburst Player Of The Game Pick ‘Em

    The Sunburst Player Of The Game Pick ‘Em

    July 10, 2009 at 3:00 pm 22 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: Prospects

    July 10, 2009 at 9:00 am 2 comments

    Who do you feel is the best prospect in the Rays’ system?(online surveys) Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Price’s Rebound, Balfour’s Rebound And Hoping Halladay Stays In The East

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Price’s Rebound, Balfour’s Rebound And Hoping Halladay Stays In The East

    July 10, 2009 at 7:22 am 27 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. After the worst start of his career, he rebounded with maybe his best, striking out 7 and walking […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Dale Thayer Added As IL All-Star Replacement

    July 10, 2009 at 6:33 am 0 comments

    Gwinnett 8, Durham 5. Matt DeSalvo was knocked out in the 4th inning after giving up 6 runs (5 earned)…James Houser relieved DeSalvo and pitched the final 5.1 innings…Reid Brignac went 1-4 and Matt Joyce was 0-4…Justin Ruggiano went 2-4. Montgomery 6, Tennessee 3. Brandon Mann worked into the 7th […]

     
  • Hudson Valley Promotion Makes Sports Illustrated

    Hudson Valley Promotion Makes Sports Illustrated

    July 9, 2009 at 12:00 pm 4 comments

    For a minor league baseball team, there is no such thing as bad publicicty, so the Hudson Valley Renegades must have been loving this commotion caused by their “Ball-Less Baseball” night. In fact, the commotion reached all the way to the pages of this week’s Sports Illustrated, in their ever […]