Archive for April, 2010

  • What the H, Garz?

    What the H, Garz?

    April 25, 2010 at 9:30 am 24 comments

    If you’re like me you turned off the game Friday night feeling pretty dissatisfied with the outcome.  Whether it was not being able to crush a young lefty or the anti-climatic finish after clawing back into the game, there was something for complainers everywhere to bring up.  The thought running […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Jaso’s Big Blast, Big Innings

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Jaso’s Big Blast, Big Innings

    April 25, 2010 at 8:09 am 14 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: John Jaso. Nobody saw it (unless you were at the game or have an iPhone) but Jaso hit his first big league home run. […]

     
  • Hello Rays Index

    April 24, 2010 at 6:00 am 13 comments

    I wanted to take this opportunity to introduce myself.  My name is Jason and for the last year, I’ve written under a couple of different names at Draysbay.com.  Cork has been nice enough to grant me the chance to bring my style of analysis to you over the weekend for […]

     
  • Kevin Kennedy Helps Subdue Unruly Passenger On Delta Flight

    Kevin Kennedy Helps Subdue Unruly Passenger On Delta Flight

    April 23, 2010 at 6:10 pm 4 comments

    [Update] Marc Topkin has quotes from Kennedy. [7:10pm] Earlier today an unruly passenger on Delta flight 2148, screaming about Satan and spraying fellow passengers with water, had to be restrained by several other passengers. What does that have to do with the Rays? One of the passengers that subdued the crazy […]

     
  • One Year Ago On Rays Index

    April 23, 2010 at 3:00 pm 1 comment

    One year ago on Rays Index we found a video in which Tim Beckham is being interviewed by Kige Ramsey. [Rays Index] Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

     
  • Rays Make Zobrist Extension Official: 5-Years, Just Under $30M

    April 23, 2010 at 12:48 pm 8 comments

    [Update] That $32.5 million number might not be correct. The $18 million guaranteed might include the buyouts for the option years. If so, the original “just under” $30 million could still be accurate. [Update] Roger Mooney reports (via Twitter) that the first three years of the deal will pay Zobrist […]

     
  • Q&A: Rays Attendance And Ticket Sales

    April 23, 2010 at 10:49 am 5 comments

    Tonight the Rays return home with the best record in baseball. Much has been written about the Rays ongoing struggle with ticket sales and this weekend marks the team’s first big test to see if they can draw big crowds for teams other than the Red Sox or Yankees. We […]

     
  • Evan Longoria’s Hotness Transcends Sight

    Evan Longoria’s Hotness Transcends Sight

    April 23, 2010 at 9:00 am 11 comments

    How hot is Evan Longoria? Even blind women love him… So tomorrow the Tampa Bay Rays are back at home to play the Toronto Blue Jays. The first ten thousand women get an “I Heart Longo” t-shirt. I’m guessing it’s an actual heart, not the word. And I hate that […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Briggy Baseball’s Hustle, Burrell’s Production And An Extension For Zobrist

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Briggy Baseball’s Hustle, Burrell’s Production And An Extension For Zobrist

    April 23, 2010 at 7:19 am 16 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: Reid Brignac. One of the great things about young players? They still backup EVERYTHING. Leading off the 4th inning in a 1-run game, Mark […]

     
  • Reminder: The 2010 Rays Index Pledge Drive

    April 22, 2010 at 12:24 pm 0 comments

    Just a quick reminder about the 2010 Rays Index Pledge Drive to support the Rays Baseball Foundation. You can find all the details at THIS LINK. Remember, you can pledge as little as you want and every little bit helps. A special thanks to all of you that have already […]