Archive for September, 2009

  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss How The Rays Just Aren’t Very Good

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss How The Rays Just Aren’t Very Good

    September 4, 2009 at 7:08 am 36 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: The Future. With the Rays now officially roadkill, look for JoeMa to start working the youngins into the lineup a bit more often. In […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Desmond Jennings Goes 7-7

    September 4, 2009 at 6:33 am 3 comments

    Durham 14, Charlotte 3. With the Bulls down to 2 starting pitchers (Jeremy Hellickson and Jason Cromer), Durham turned to Calvin Medlock who made his first start since 2005 and turned in a gutsy performance, striking out 9 in 4.2 innings. He did allow 3 runs on 3 hits and […]

     
  • The Sunburst Player Of The Game Pick ‘Em

    The Sunburst Player Of The Game Pick ‘Em

    September 3, 2009 at 3:00 pm 14 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: Labor Day

    September 3, 2009 at 9:00 am 7 comments

    Matt Garza is scheduled to start one half of a Labor Day double-header at Replica Yankee Stadium, who would you rather see pitch the second game?(survey) Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Momentum, Pat’s Ugly Swing And Wade Davis’ Big League Debut

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Momentum, Pat’s Ugly Swing And Wade Davis’ Big League Debut

    September 3, 2009 at 6:27 am 18 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: Mr. Mo Mentum. They say in baseball that momentum is only as good as tomorrow’s starting pitcher. And with the Rays that is the […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Beckham Named SAL All-Star

    September 3, 2009 at 6:27 am 2 comments

    Durham 9, Charlotte 0. Jason Cromer pitched 6 shutout innings, striking out 2 and walking 2…Desmond Jennings went 2-3 with a triple and his 3rd home run. He also walked twice and stole 2 bases…Matt Joyce was 2-5 with an RBI and Chris Richard went 4-5 with his 24th home […]

     
  • Sternberg On Kazmir Deal: This Is Who We Are

    September 2, 2009 at 6:03 pm 17 comments

    Marc Lancaster brings us this brutally honest quote from Rays principal owner Stuart Sternberg on fans being upset about the Scott Kazmir trade… “If I were a casual fan or a real fan of the team, I’d feel the same thing,” he said. “People love Scott. He was a great […]

     
  • The Sunburst Player Of The Game Pick ‘Em

    The Sunburst Player Of The Game Pick ‘Em

    September 2, 2009 at 3:00 pm 14 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 […]

     
  • Apparently Only Fans At Last Night’s Game Can Complain

    September 2, 2009 at 10:00 am 44 comments

    Last night’s attendance was awful. Only 17,692 showed up at the Trop to watch a meaningful game against a hated rival. It was the smallest crowd for a Rays-Sox game in over two years. Is it the economy? Is it the fact that the Rays have shown little life all […]

     
  • The Daily Poll: Andy Sonnanstine

    September 2, 2009 at 9:00 am 2 comments

    With double-header next Monday, Rays will need 6 starters. Should Andy Sonnanstine start one of those games?(trends) Likes(0)Dislikes(0)