Archive for June 22nd, 2010

  • Life Of A Photojournalist At The Trop

    June 22, 2010 at 3:00 pm 1 comment

    Scott Kelby is the editor-in-chief of Layers Magazine. He recently wrote about his experience getting credentialed and shooting a sporting event. The subject of his work? A recent Tampa Bay Rays game at the Trop (thanks Ro). [Scott Kelby's Photoshop Insider] Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

     
  • Tim Beckham Is Still A Work-In-Progress

    Tim Beckham Is Still A Work-In-Progress

    June 22, 2010 at 1:00 pm 7 comments

    Tim Beckham’s numbers aren’t there yet, but in this Adam Berry piece, Mitch Lukevics (Director of Minor League Operations) says that it is not due to a lack of effort. He also still sounds confident that Beckham will mature into big leaguer… Lukevics pointed to a lengthy list of good […]

     
  • Sternberg Subtly Calls Tampa-St. Pete A Bad Baseball Market, Subtly Threatens To Move Rays Out Of Florida

    Sternberg Subtly Calls Tampa-St. Pete A Bad Baseball Market, Subtly Threatens To Move Rays Out Of Florida

    June 22, 2010 at 10:00 am 37 comments

    Stuart Sternberg spoke up. St. Pete Mayor Bill Foster got pissed. Then Sternberg did something we did not see coming. He basically called Tampa-St. Pete a crappy baseball market… “If I were just coming into this, and you dropped me in the middle of the United States, this isn’t going […]

     
  • Sternberg Will Sell Team If Tampa And St. Pete Can’t Get Along

    Sternberg Will Sell Team If Tampa And St. Pete Can’t Get Along

    June 22, 2010 at 9:00 am 9 comments

    Stuart Sternberg’s comments yesterday were firm, but they weren’t unexpected. Since then he has ramped up the rhetoric, even threatening to sell if Tampa and St. Pete can’t work together… “If I don’t get the sense there’s real cooperation, I’d sell the team,” Sternberg said this afternoon at a Tampa […]

     
  • St. Pete Mayor Bill Foster Expects Rays To Remain In Downtown St. Pete Until 2027

    St. Pete Mayor Bill Foster Expects Rays To Remain In Downtown St. Pete Until 2027

    June 22, 2010 at 8:00 am 15 comments

    Stuart Sternberg says the Tampa Bay Rays will not survive in downtown St. Pete. St. Pete Mayor Bill Foster says “tough shit” (we’re paraphrasing)… St. Petersburg mayor Bill Foster said he fully expects the Rays to honor their contract and remain playing in downtown St. Petersburg until 2027. “Like it […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Staats’ Milestone, CC’s Award And Stadium Reaction From Tampa

    June 22, 2010 at 6:58 am 2 comments

    Here is footage of Stuart Sternberg’s statement from yesterday… THE JUNKYARD DOGS WEBTOPIA… We will have much more on Sternberg’s comments later this morning. The Tampa Tribune has responses from local officials to Stuart Sternberg’s stadium demands…Tampa officials sound both optimistic and very cautious. [Tampa Tribune] Carl Crawford was named […]