Archive for August 5th, 2010

  • Your Beer At The Trop May Be Served In A Cup Used The Night Before [UPDATE]

    Your Beer At The Trop May Be Served In A Cup Used The Night Before [UPDATE]

    August 5, 2010 at 4:40 pm 27 comments

    [Update] Bob Pascal, an executive with Centerplate was just on with the Big Dog Steve Duemig (620 WDAE). First, he assured that despite the report from ESPN, all of the concession stands at Tropicana Field “meet all inspection standards in the state of Florida.” He also spent a good deal […]

     
  • Dirty Cup Drama Hits The Airwaves On 620 WDAE

    Dirty Cup Drama Hits The Airwaves On 620 WDAE

    August 5, 2010 at 3:12 pm 4 comments

    The dean of Tampa Bay sports radio, Steve Duemig, of WDAE-AM 620, will chat live with Cork Gaines, the esteemed father and caretaker of these here pages at about 5 p.m today. Cork joins the top-rated “Big Dog” to talk all things Rays and about the nastiness of drinking from a […]

     
  • Rays Index Appearance On ESPN 1040

    Rays Index Appearance On ESPN 1040

    August 5, 2010 at 9:45 am 1 comment

    The Professor, Cork Gaines, will make an appearance on “The Fabulous Sports Babe Show” on ESPN 1040 AM at about 1:05 pm today. You can listen via the station’s website. Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

     
  • Double Shuttle Bus Fail

    Double Shuttle Bus Fail

    August 5, 2010 at 9:30 am 7 comments

    One of our tipsters sent in this pic of one of the official shuttle buses that take fans from downtown St. Pete to Tropicana Field (thanks Nick)… Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

     
  • Minor League Teams Will Do Anything To Sell Tickets

    August 5, 2010 at 9:00 am 1 comment

    Alternate Title: Minor Leaguers will do anything for a date Thursday August 19 is “Ladies Night” for the Rays double-A affiliate the Montgomery Biscuits. And as part of the festivities, Ladies will have an opportunity to win a date with Henry Wrigley. Check out his compatibility video… Not quite the […]

     
  • The Rays Index Confidence Graph

    The Rays Index Confidence Graph

    August 5, 2010 at 8:30 am 3 comments

    The Rays Confidence Graph is a look at how much confidence Rays fans have in the Tampa Bay Rays. The graph is designed to give us a look at how our emotional bias as Rays fans fluctuates through time. The “confidence” in the team is an inexact measure of how […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss No Bullpen, Burrell’s Resurgence And Making Mediocre Pitchers Look Great

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss No Bullpen, Burrell’s Resurgence And Making Mediocre Pitchers Look Great

    August 5, 2010 at 6:32 am 19 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. King David didn’t pick up his franchise-record 15th win, but he did bring the nasty stuff. He was regularly hitting 96 and […]