Archive for August, 2009

  • Rosenthal: PTBNL Will Be Bobby Wilson Or Sean Rodriguez

    August 31, 2009 at 9:40 pm 2 comments

    Ken Rosenthal is reporting that the Player To Be Named Later in the Scott Kazmir deal will either be catcher Bobby Wilson or infielder Sean Rodriguez. Rosenthal adds that Wilson is the more likely player. Two Angels prospects with major-league experience — Class AAA catcher Bobby Wilson and infielder Sean […]

     
  • The Sunburst Player Of The Game Pick ‘Em

    The Sunburst Player Of The Game Pick ‘Em

    August 31, 2009 at 11:00 am 10 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 […]

     
  • What They Are Saying: The Scott Kazmir Trade

    August 31, 2009 at 9:30 am 16 comments

    The Rays tried to bury the news of the Scott Kazmir trade by waiting until 10:00 on Friday night before making the deal official.Now it is Monday, Kazmir is still traded, many fans are still angry and a lot of people have had something to say about the deal. Let’s […]

     
  • The Daily Poll: Scott Kazmir Trade

    August 31, 2009 at 9:00 am 0 comments

    When do you think the Rays should have traded Scott Kazmir?(survey software) Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Joe Maddon The Overthinker, Wet Tracks And Time Of Death For Rays Season

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Joe Maddon The Overthinker, Wet Tracks And Time Of Death For Rays Season

    August 31, 2009 at 7:16 am 10 comments

    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. The Giraffe was the hard-luck non-winner going toe-to-toe with one of the best in baseball in Justin Verlander. Niemann allowed just 5 hits in 7+ […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Hellickson Quickly Becoming A Top Prospect

    August 31, 2009 at 6:38 am 1 comment

    Durham 4, Gwinnett 0. Jeremy Hellickson made another loud statement and once again showed that he is now one of the top prospects in baseball. in 8 innings, he allowed 1 hit, a 6th inning single. He struck out 12 and walked just 2. In 8 triple-A starts, Hellboy is […]

     
  • The Sunburst Player Of The Game Pick ‘Em

    The Sunburst Player Of The Game Pick ‘Em

    August 30, 2009 at 11:00 am 7 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 […]

     
  • Wade Davis Will Not Make Big League Debut On Tuesday

    August 29, 2009 at 4:07 pm 12 comments

    Our apologies. When we read report that said Davis would be “likely replacement,” we thought Topkin got that from team. It might have just been his speculation. Damn you Twitter and your 140-character limit! [8:04 pm] Marc Topkin is now reporting that the Rays will go with Andy Sonnanstine on […]

     
  • The Sunburst Player Of The Game Pick ‘Em

    The Sunburst Player Of The Game Pick ‘Em

    August 29, 2009 at 1:00 pm 6 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 Scott Kazmir Trade Fallout: A Special GBT Sandwich

    August 29, 2009 at 9:35 am 25 comments

    Following last night’s game, the Rays made it official, sending Scott Kazmir to the Angels. Let’s take a look at what we know and then breakdown the trade… WHAT WE KNOW: The Rays will get three minor leaguers for Kazmir, two of which we know already. The players the Rays […]