Archive for July, 2010

  • RaysIndex On ESPN 1040

    RaysIndex On ESPN 1040

    July 8, 2010 at 10:00 am 6 comments

    More RaysIndex on the radio is always a good thing. Now you can count on it. The Professor, Cork Gaines, the creator, curator and overall guru on these here pages, will join The Fabulous Sports Babe Show on ESPN 1040 AM about 12:40 p.m. every Thursday. So set your calendars. […]

     
  • Stark: Rays Looking To Upgrade Offense; Upton Not Likely To Be Traded (Yet)

    Stark: Rays Looking To Upgrade Offense; Upton Not Likely To Be Traded (Yet)

    July 8, 2010 at 8:30 am 29 comments

    Earlier this week we heard that the Rays might be interested in trading for Cliff Lee. Now we learn from Jayson Stark that the Rays have inquired about a couple of hitters… Despite an eruption of rumors linking them to Cliff Lee, the Rays are spending almost all of their […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss King David’s All-Star Start Bid, Garza’s Unexpected Appearance And Sweep Caroline

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss King David’s All-Star Start Bid, Garza’s Unexpected Appearance And Sweep Caroline

    July 8, 2010 at 7:45 am 7 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: David Price. If there was ever a night that JoeMa needed his starter to work into the 8th inning, it was last night. And […]

     
  • Postgame Shot Of Joe:

    Postgame Shot Of Joe:

    July 7, 2010 at 10:20 pm 7 comments

    OK, Joe took three things out of this win by the Rays Wednesday. The first, of course, was a chance to break out the brooms. Anytime that happens it’s great, certainly. But even better when the win comes in front of so many Bostonites (rhymes with sodomites) at the Fruitdome. […]

     
  • Soriano Named To AL All-Star Team

    July 7, 2010 at 12:28 pm 8 comments

    MLB today announced that Rafael Soriano has been added to the AL All-Star team to replace the injured Mariano Rivera. Soriano joins Evan Longoria, Carl Crawford and David Price on the team.

     
  • Let’s Play ‘Where Is Todd Kalas?’

    Let’s Play ‘Where Is Todd Kalas?’

    July 7, 2010 at 10:30 am 8 comments

    Reason #4,543 Todd Kalas has the best job in baseball. Sorry for the awful screengrab, but somewhere among those beauty contestants is our brave reporter Todd Kalas. We can only hope Todd got out of there in one piece.

     
  • Sternberg Says Rays Will Add Players If Necessary

    Sternberg Says Rays Will Add Players If Necessary

    July 7, 2010 at 9:30 am 17 comments

    Stuart Sternberg must have found a cheap mid-week flight from New York to attend last night’s game against the Red Sox. The owner that says he has lost between $10 and $100 million since taking over the Rays insists the team will be able to add players if that will […]

     
  • Big Changes Here At Rays Index

    Big Changes Here At Rays Index

    July 7, 2010 at 9:15 am 31 comments

    Ladies and gentlemen, can I please have your attention. We’ve just been handed an urgent and horrifying news story. We need all of you, to stop what you’re doing and listen. BLOG-A-PALOOZA!! If you were around these parts in the last 24 hours, you may have already noticed some renovations […]

     
  • BJ Upton Is A B- Hitter, And It’s Not OK

    July 7, 2010 at 9:00 am 0 comments

    From the website that has shoved BJ Upton’s awesomeness down our throats for three years, comes this post telling us that we were wrong for thinking BJ Upton would improve…

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss One Hot CC, Maddon’s Lesson Learned And Soriano’s Streak

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss One Hot CC, Maddon’s Lesson Learned And Soriano’s Streak

    July 7, 2010 at 7:25 am 17 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: Jeff Niemann. The Giraffe uncharacteristically struggled with his pitch count, having to be pulled after 6 innings with 107 pitches. Still, he improved to […]