Archive for June 10th, 2010

  • Dick Vitale Struck By Line Drive During Rays Game, Baby!

    Dick Vitale Struck By Line Drive During Rays Game, Baby!

    June 10, 2010 at 7:31 pm 4 comments

    [Update] Here is a link to the video of the foul ball and Todd Kalas’ interview of Vitale a short time later. [MLB.com] [7:21pm] On the second pitch of tonight’s game, Toronto’s Fred Lewis lined a foul ball into the stands. That ball just happened to strike a Rays season ticket […]

     
  • Can’t Come Up With An Original Thought? Make A Joke About Rays Attendance!

    June 10, 2010 at 11:00 am 4 comments

    Larry Dobrow is the latest to play the stereotype-card and make a lame Rays attendance “joke.” Keep in mind, this is a piece on utility players that are having a good season. What does that have to do with Rays attendance? We have no idea. But here is the note […]

     
  • Cliff Lee Might Soon Be A Yankee; Rays Fans Might Soon Poop Their Pants

    Cliff Lee Might Soon Be A Yankee; Rays Fans Might Soon Poop Their Pants

    June 10, 2010 at 10:00 am 10 comments

    Just when you were starting to feel better about Rays comes this news from Ken Rosenthal… The Yankees are going to end up with Mariners left-hander Cliff Lee. The only question is whether they land him in a trade this summer or as a free agent this winter — and […]

     
  • The Rays Index Confidence Graph

    The Rays Index Confidence Graph

    June 10, 2010 at 9:00 am 1 comment

    The Rays Confidence Graph 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 an inexact measure of how […]

     
  • Rays First Round Pick Expected To Sign Today

    June 10, 2010 at 7:49 am 1 comment

    The second of the Rays two first-round picks, Justin O’Connor, will be in St. Pete today to take a physical and sign his contract. He will also take batting practice with the Rays prior to Friday’s game. [StarPress.com]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss More Maddonology, Pena’s Sauciness And Dirtbag’s Expectations

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss More Maddonology, Pena’s Sauciness And Dirtbag’s Expectations

    June 10, 2010 at 7:21 am 12 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: Maddonology 101. Shaun Marcum is a right-hander, but Joe Maddon calls him a lefty in disguise. So JoeMa loaded his lineup with right-handed bats […]