Archive for June 25th, 2010

  • Rays Get No-Hit…Again

    June 25, 2010 at 10:52 pm 25 comments

    And for the third time in less than a year, the Rays were no-hit. This wasn’t a perfect game, but this one might have been more painful as it came from the right arm of former Ray Edwin Jackson. Jackson walked 8, hit another batter and threw a whopping 149 […]

     
  • Maddon Is Committed To The Stirrups

    Maddon Is Committed To The Stirrups

    June 25, 2010 at 1:13 pm 7 comments

    A wise man once said, “never f*** with a winning streak.” Ok, so the Rays winning streak is only one. But every great winning streak must start somewhere. And the end of the Rays recent three-game slide coincided with the debut of the striped stirrups. So it is great news […]

     
  • Why Is Evan Longoria’s Bobblehead Gap-Toothed?

    Why Is Evan Longoria’s Bobblehead Gap-Toothed?

    June 25, 2010 at 11:00 am 15 comments

    The image below is from The Trop and represents the bobbleheads of Evan Longoria and David Price that will be given out during upcoming games. Don’t worry, the mustache on King Davis is a prankster’s addition. But the gap-teeth on Dirtbag’s is not.   OK, so Longoria does have a […]

     
  • Rafael Soriano Almost Let His Guard Down (Video)

    June 25, 2010 at 10:00 am 3 comments

    Here is an interview with Rafael Soriano that took place before a recent game. The interview itself is not important (it’s in Spanish), but if you forward to about the 35-second mark you will see MFIKY almost crack a smile. Almost. We’re convinced the next time he does smile, it […]

     
  • Mayor Bill Foster On Why Rays Should Remain In St. Pete (Video)

    June 25, 2010 at 9:00 am 1 comment

    Not much new here, and we are not sure who Mayor Bill Foster is speaking to, but it is interesting to hear Foster refer to St. Pete and Pinellas County as “partners,” and not Tampa.

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Stirrup Power, JoeMa’s Entertaining Ejection And CC’s Sore Shoulder

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Stirrup Power, JoeMa’s Entertaining Ejection And CC’s Sore Shoulder

    June 25, 2010 at 7:48 am 18 comments

    The GBT – The Good, The Bad and The Telling sandwich, where The Bad is nice and lean and the The Telling is ripe. RAYS 5, PADRES 3 THE GOOD: Stirrup Power! If you didn’t get to see yesterday’s game and if you missed our post last night, please go […]