Archive for June 11th, 2010

  • Two Years Ago On Rays Index

    June 11, 2010 at 3:00 pm 2 comments

    Two years ago on Rays Index we discovered a video in which Stuart Sternberg and Joe Maddon discuss the evolution of the fist bump. The Fist Bump: All The Cool Kids Are Doing It [Rays Index] Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

     
  • Playing A Little Pepper: Week 10

    Playing A Little Pepper: Week 10

    June 11, 2010 at 11:11 am 7 comments

    FIRST INNING (A look back)… Joe Maddon is a big fan of the reverse-split theory (dubbed The Danks Theory by Tommy Rancel) in which he will load the lineup with right-handed bats against a righty or left-handed bats versus a lefty should the pitcher’s splits dictate such a move. It […]

     
  • Fun With Official Scoring: Why Was Wade Davis Charged With 3 Runs?

    Fun With Official Scoring: Why Was Wade Davis Charged With 3 Runs?

    June 11, 2010 at 10:25 am 4 comments

    A reader pointed out something earlier this morning that had slipped our attention. During last night’s game, Wade Davis was charged with 3 runs even though the eventual 3rd run reached base after Davis had been removed from the game. Here is the play-by-play: Aaron Hill singles off of Wade […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Big Dub’s Control, Pena’s Record And The Possible Return Of The Friedman Special

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Big Dub’s Control, Pena’s Record And The Possible Return Of The Friedman Special

    June 11, 2010 at 7:16 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: Wade Davis. For the first time this year he worked into the 8th inning and for only the second time in 7 starts, Big […]