Archive for September 24th, 2010

  • Rays Magic Number Now 3

    Rays Magic Number Now 3

    September 24, 2010 at 10:07 pm 6 comments

    With the Rays win tonight over the Mariners, Tampa Bay’s magic number to clinch a playoff spot is now 3. And with the Red Sox win over the Yankees, the Rays are now back in first place by a half-game. They are also tied with the Twins for the best […]

     
  • Two Years Ago On Rays Index

    September 24, 2010 at 3:00 pm 1 comment

    Two years ago on Rays Index we were amused by Hank Steinbrenner’s comments in which he complained about having to play in the AL East. Playing In The AL East Is Too Hard For The Yankees [Rays Index]

     
  • Anybody Up For A Caption Contest?

    Anybody Up For A Caption Contest?

    September 24, 2010 at 11:19 am 23 comments

    This comes to us via the frontpage of SI.com. We’d go back and look for this moment in the game tape, but we are afraid that the action shot will prove this missed high-five is not BJ Upton’s fault. And we don’t want to live in a world where something […]

     
  • Rays Postseason Roster Projection

    Rays Postseason Roster Projection

    September 24, 2010 at 8:00 am 14 comments

    Let’s take another hypothetical look at the Rays postseason roster. Notes on the table can be found below [Ed. Note: This projection is what we think Joe Maddon will do. It is not necessarily what we think the Rays should do]… Notes on the roster projection… With a 4-man rotation

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Rocco’s Glove, Sequels And Clinching The AL East Tie-Breaker

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Rocco’s Glove, Sequels And Clinching The AL East Tie-Breaker

    September 24, 2010 at 6:06 am 21 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: Rocco in Right. Rocco Baldelli got his first start in the outfield this season, making one nice running grab and going 2-3 at the […]