Archive for August 10th, 2010

  • Postgame Shot Of Joe: Pasta And Corn

    Postgame Shot Of Joe: Pasta And Corn

    August 10, 2010 at 9:46 pm 12 comments

    Watching this Rays win for Joe was like eating a huge plate of home-cooked pasta with steaming, hot garlic bread and chocolate cake for desert. It was a feel good win. While Rays fans had every right to have a hemorrhoid flare up over Jeff Niemann and Wade Davis being […]

     
  • Three Years Ago On Rays Index

    August 10, 2010 at 3:00 pm 3 comments

    Three years ago on Rays Index we we decided the “The United Countries of Baseball” needed its Florida boundaries redrawn. Remapping Florida Within The United Countries of Baseball [Rays Index]

     
  • Could Don Wakamatsu End Up With The Rays In 2011?

    Could Don Wakamatsu End Up With The Rays In 2011?

    August 10, 2010 at 9:00 am 19 comments

    Don Wakamatsu was fired yesterday in his second season as Mariners manager. What does this have to do with the Rays? The Mariners are a franchise that have embraced the Tampa Bay Rays model of pitching, defense, speed and sabermetrics. And when Seattle hired Wakamatsu prior to the 2009 season, […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss King David’s Heater, CC’s New Spot And Testing The Pitching Depth

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss King David’s Heater, CC’s New Spot And Testing The Pitching Depth

    August 10, 2010 at 8:19 am 6 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. It wasn’t King David at his best as he walked 4 batters and last only 5 innings. But with a fastball reaching […]