Archive for September 28th, 2009

  • The Sunburst Player Of The Game Pick ‘Em

    The Sunburst Player Of The Game Pick ‘Em

    September 28, 2009 at 3:00 pm 3 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 […]

     
  • Debunking The Myth: Wins Is A Useless Statistic For Starting Pitchers

    Debunking The Myth: Wins Is A Useless Statistic For Starting Pitchers

    September 28, 2009 at 10:00 am 54 comments

    How many times have you seen it written or heard somebody say: “Wins is a useless way to evaluate a starting pitcher” We have heard it so many times, that we have started wondering why we still track Wins for pitchers. There are certainly reasons to believe this. How many […]

     
  • 4th Annual David Price Sweepstakes

    4th Annual David Price Sweepstakes

    September 28, 2009 at 9:00 am 0 comments

    It is time for one of our favorite annual features, the Anti-Pennant Race, the race for the worst record in baseball. The reward for the “winner” is the first pick in next year’s amateur draft. Last year marked the first season in which the Rays did not win the race, […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss A Rare Late-Inning Win, Price’s Sweaty Forearm And The Off-Season Ahead

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss A Rare Late-Inning Win, Price’s Sweaty Forearm And The Off-Season Ahead

    September 28, 2009 at 6:54 am 6 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: Death by Singles. The Rays scored 7 runs in the 8th and 9th on 6 singles, 3 walks, a hit by pitch and scored […]