Archive for July 30th, 2010

  • Postgame Shot Of Joe: Baseball’s Holy Trinity

    Postgame Shot Of Joe: Baseball’s Holy Trinity

    July 30, 2010 at 9:56 pm 18 comments

    Joe is so giddy over the Rays win he doesn’t know where to begin? It was the Holy Trinity of baseball tonight: pitching, defense and a key hit. * Wade Davis: Was this his best outing? Hard to argue. Once he got past the first, he was simply dominant. Joe […]

     
  • Trade Rumors Du Jour: Dunn, Berkman, Jackson (UPDATE)

    July 30, 2010 at 5:25 pm 29 comments

    [Update] Now Adam Dunn is telling people that he is open to DHing for the rest of the season. Meanwhile, Andrew Friedman says there is “less than 50 percent” chance a trade will happen. [Update] The Yankees are no longer in the Adam Dunn sweepstakes, and have now turned their […]

     
  • Where Is National Condemnation Of Rays Attendance Now?

    Where Is National Condemnation Of Rays Attendance Now?

    July 30, 2010 at 11:00 am 9 comments

    First came news that all three games of the Rays-Yankees series was sold out. Sure Alex Rodriguez’ pursuit of 600 has a little to do with that. But still, it is the first time in franchise history that the Rays have sold out three consecutive home game. And then came […]

     
  • Joe Maddon Is Crazy, And We Love It (Tentatively)

    Joe Maddon Is Crazy, And We Love It (Tentatively)

    July 30, 2010 at 8:30 am 8 comments

    Last night, Joe Maddon was faced with a very specific situation for the third time in the Tigers series: Runners on first and second, 2 outs in the 7th inning and Miguel Cabrera due up. And for the 3rd straight game, JoeMa intentionally walked Cabrera. And for the 3rd straight game the […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss ARod’s 600th, King David’s 14th And Aki’s Trip To The Hospital

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss ARod’s 600th, King David’s 14th And Aki’s Trip To The Hospital

    July 30, 2010 at 7:17 am 9 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: Gold Glove First Baseman. 3 of the Rays 4 runs scored on hits by Carlos Pena that went off the glove of Miguel Cabrera. […]