Archive for March, 2010

  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Blalock’s Impending Deal, Burrell’s Pipe Dream And The Duke’s Rough Start

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Blalock’s Impending Deal, Burrell’s Pipe Dream And The Duke’s Rough Start

    March 7, 2010 at 12:32 pm 1 comment

    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: Kelly Shoppach. Shoppach showed some of his power with his first home run in a Rays uniform…Dale Thayer. Thayer showed that he can work […]

     
  • One Year Ago On Rays Index

    March 6, 2010 at 3:30 pm 0 comments

    One year ago on Rays Index we linked to some choice words from a porn star about our very own Pat Burrell, the gift that keeps on giving (off the field). Pat Burrell Is The Gift That Keeps Giving [Rays Index] Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

     
  • Two Years Ago On Rays Index

    March 6, 2010 at 3:00 pm 0 comments

    Two years ago on Rays Index we discovered some pictures of Joe Maddon from his college days. Joe Maddon: Then And Now [Rays Index] Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

     
  • Jon Weber’s Glove Is In The Hall Of Fame…Seriously

    Jon Weber’s Glove Is In The Hall Of Fame…Seriously

    March 6, 2010 at 11:51 am 4 comments

    Jon Weber has played 11 seasons for six different organizations and has never played in a big league game. And yet, Weber’s glove is in the baseball Hall of Fame. How did that happen? The story comes to us via Rich Herrera during the radio broadcast of yesterday’s game. At […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Hellboy’s Calm, Rodriguez’ Pop And Price’s Control

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Hellboy’s Calm, Rodriguez’ Pop And Price’s Control

    March 6, 2010 at 10:38 am 5 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: Sean Rodriguez. 3 games, 3 home runs. And for the third straight day, his HR might not have happened without the wind, just clearing […]

     
  • Three Years Ago On Rays Index

    March 5, 2010 at 6:00 pm 0 comments

    Three years ago on Rays Index we looked at the Rays defense much differently than we do today. When Ozzie Smith Dies He Will Roll Over In His Grave [Rays Index] Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

     
  • Two Years Ago On Rays Index

    March 5, 2010 at 3:00 pm 1 comment

    Two years ago on Rays Index we realized that the Rays have their own David Eckstein, that is, a player that is able to overcome a deficiency, beat the odds and become a major league baseball player. Rays Prospect Overcomes Handicap [Rays Index] Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

     
  • Projected 2010 Tampa Bay Rays 25-Man Roster

    Projected 2010 Tampa Bay Rays 25-Man Roster

    March 5, 2010 at 11:00 am 8 comments

    Now that spring games have started and we are four weeks from opening day, let’s take another look at the 25-Man Roster Projection (notes and explanations on the projection can be found following the roster)… Notes on the 25-man roster projection… LINEUP: There are only two questions here. One is […]

     
  • The Rays Index Confidence Graph

    The Rays Index Confidence Graph

    March 5, 2010 at 10:00 am 0 comments

    The Rays Confidence Graph will appear every Thursday and is a look at how much confidence Rays fans have in the Tampa Bay Rays. The graph is designed to give us a look at how our emotional bias as Rays fans fluctuates through time. The “confidence” in the team is […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Rodriguez’ Wind Pop, Jake’s Return And The Best GM In Baseball

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Rodriguez’ Wind Pop, Jake’s Return And The Best GM In Baseball

    March 5, 2010 at 8:38 am 1 comment

    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: Sean Rodriguez. Rodriguez hit his second home run in 2 games. Again the wind was blowing out, and there is some dispute about whether […]