Archive for September 14th, 2010

  • Postgame Shot Of Joe: Time For A Divorce

    Postgame Shot Of Joe: Time For A Divorce

    September 14, 2010 at 10:44 pm 18 comments

    Why does it not shock Joe that this Dan Wheeler would blow a game? And why does it not shock Joe that Merlot Joe is culpable? Wheeler — who has become such an embarrassment Dwayne Staats is secretly hoping his daughter gets a divorce — shouldn’t have been out there […]

     
  • Rays Continue To Manipulate Roster Rules

    September 14, 2010 at 4:02 pm 3 comments

    Just prior to the August 31 deadline, the Rays promoted triple-A catcher Jose Lobaton to the big leagues and placed him on the DL. Why? That way, if the Rays added a hitter* to the roster after August 31, Lobaton’s postseason eligibility could transferred to the new player even though […]

     
  • More Big TV Ratings For Rays

    September 14, 2010 at 1:57 pm 5 comments

    Rays fans continue to flock to Rays games in droves…at least on TV. Sun Sports today announced that last night’s matchup with the Yankees was the third highest rated Rays broadcast ever, drawing a 9.4 rating (169,925 househ0lds). That is just behind two of the games versus the Yankees during […]

     
  • Joe’s Special Guest Breaks Down Bucs Opening Day Win

    Joe’s Special Guest Breaks Down Bucs Opening Day Win

    September 14, 2010 at 12:00 pm 4 comments

    The Rays still have 19 games to go and hopefully a few more after that. But the Bucs first game is already in the books. Our partners over at Joe Bucs Fan have every angle covered, including a special guest appearance by former Bucs DE Steve White. [Joe Bucs Fan] […]

     
  • St. Pete Mayor Says Bucs Prove Tampa Does Not Guarantee More Fans

    September 14, 2010 at 9:30 am 18 comments

    How much of a role does the economy play in the lack of attendance at Rays games? St. Pete Mayor Bill Foster thinks it plays a huge role and he points to the Bucs non-sellout on Sunday as evidence… “There’s no reason, of all 16 games, that opening day isn’t […]

     
  • The Rays Index Confidence Graph

    September 14, 2010 at 9:00 am 2 comments

    Below you will see three polls that ask about your confidence in the Tampa Bay Rays. We will present these same polls most Tuesdays. The results will be presented in graphical form on Thursday, and will be displayed permanently in the sidebar. The goal of the Confidence Graph is to […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss A Briggy Baseball Blast, King David’s Dominance And Crawford Losing His Cool

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss A Briggy Baseball Blast, King David’s Dominance And Crawford Losing His Cool

    September 14, 2010 at 5:43 am 20 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: Briggy Baseball. First it was Dan Johnson against the Red Sox. Now it was Reid Brignac with the walk-off home run against the Yankees. […]