Archive for September 3rd, 2010

  • Postgame Shot Of Joe: Are More Quick Hooks To Come?

    Postgame Shot Of Joe: Are More Quick Hooks To Come?

    September 3, 2010 at 9:52 pm 15 comments

    Joe wonders what Joe Maddon had to say to bitter Matt Garza after giving him the hook in the sixth inning after 98 pitches, one run and pretty darn good command. Is this what the postseason will look like? Or will Maddon give his playoff starters more rope? Forgive Joe […]

     
  • What Will Rays Do With Their 3-Headed Catcher In 2011?

    What Will Rays Do With Their 3-Headed Catcher In 2011?

    September 3, 2010 at 10:00 am 13 comments

    With the return of Dioner Navarro this week, the Rays now have an interesting dilemma this off-season. When Navi was demoted back in June, we just assumed that he would be non-tendered during the off-season, essentially releasing him. It appeared that the Rays had chosen Kelly Shoppach’s bat over Navi’s defense and familiarity […]

     
  • Would A Bullet Train Solve The Rays Attendance Woes?

    Would A Bullet Train Solve The Rays Attendance Woes?

    September 3, 2010 at 9:00 am 13 comments

    On September 16, the St. Pete City Council is going to vote on a resolution to build a high-speed train between Orlando and St. Pete. “Connecting St. Petersburg with the 25 million annual visitors to Disney is a game changing event for our economy and for the future of baseball […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Beckham’s Lost Walks, Maddon’s Outfit And Hellboy’s Role

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Beckham’s Lost Walks, Maddon’s Outfit And Hellboy’s Role

    September 3, 2010 at 6:11 am 11 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: off-day THE BAD: off-day THE TELLING: The Rays only need to go 13-16 in the final 29 to get to 95 wins. Every AL […]