Archive for August 3rd, 2009

  • Jim Duquette’s Revisionist History Of The Scott Kazmir Deal?

    Jim Duquette’s Revisionist History Of The Scott Kazmir Deal?

    August 3, 2009 at 2:00 pm 4 comments

    Recently, former Mets GM Jim Duquette was asked about one of the most famous trade deadline deals in baseball history. That would be the one that sent Scott Kazmir and a minor leaguer to the Rays for Victor Zambrano and a minor leaguer. Specifically, Duquette was asked why he made […]

     
  • The Sunburst Player Of The Game Pick ‘Em

    The Sunburst Player Of The Game Pick ‘Em

    August 3, 2009 at 10:00 am 15 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: No-Hitters

    August 3, 2009 at 9:00 am 5 comments

    Which of the following pitchers is most likely to throw the Rays first no-hitter?(online surveys) Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Flirting With History And Then Imploding

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Flirting With History And Then Imploding

    August 3, 2009 at 6:52 am 8 comments

    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: James Shields. Shields flirted with the first no-hitter in franchise history, allowing just 3 walks in the first 7 innings, before giving up a […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Wade Davis Gives Up 3 Home Runs In Loss

    August 3, 2009 at 6:18 am 3 comments

    Indianapolis 5, Durham 4. Wade Davis fell to 9-7 after giving up 5 runs in 5.2 innings. He struck out 8 and walked 2 but was touched for 3 home runs and hit a batter…After getting 2 hits and a steal in his triple-A debut, Desmond Jennings went 0-4 with […]