Archive for August 4th, 2010

  • Postgame Shot Of Joe: Where Did The Bats Go?

    Postgame Shot Of Joe: Where Did The Bats Go?

    August 4, 2010 at 11:13 pm 2 comments

    It’s hard for Joe to get all depressed and worked up over this extra-innings loss to the Twins the way the Rays have been playing so well in this homestand. Still, only scratching out one run on five hits in 13 innings is a bit troubling despite Merlot Joe (finally) […]

     
  • Kazmir Trade Makes A Worst Trades List, But Not The Trade You Think

    Kazmir Trade Makes A Worst Trades List, But Not The Trade You Think

    August 4, 2010 at 9:00 am 22 comments

    Dave Cameron of ESPN.com takes a look at some of the best and worst August (post-deadline) trades in recent memory. Among the worst? The Rays sending Scott Kazmir to the Angels last season for Sean Rodriguez, Alex Torres and Matt Sweeney (click here to see the entire list)… This one […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Bossman’s Easy Swing, Niemann’s Battle And The Rays In A Good Spot

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Bossman’s Easy Swing, Niemann’s Battle And The Rays In A Good Spot

    August 4, 2010 at 8:06 am 16 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: Back on Top. Even if the Rays don’t win the East, they are probably still going to make the playoffs. But winning the division […]

     
  • Postgame Shot Of Joe: Who’s Better?

    Postgame Shot Of Joe: Who’s Better?

    August 4, 2010 at 12:15 am 14 comments

    Soaking in all the beauty of these commanding Rays wins, Joe’s enjoying the good guys struggling to find a team that can hang with them. Who’s better? Of course, the answer is nobody. And now it’s official, with the Rays taking over the best record in baseball. In the seventh […]