Archive for September 28th, 2010

  • Postgame Shot Of Joe: Stay Mad David Price

    Postgame Shot Of Joe: Stay Mad David Price

    September 28, 2010 at 8:37 pm 6 comments

    It seems the best way to wash away the angst of a previous evening is with champagne spray. That’s what the Rays did tonight. In the roller coaster, viral age of the Internet, the Rays went from — in some eyes — an apathetic figure to a loathed figure to […]

     
  • More Reaction To Comments By Longoria And Price

    September 28, 2010 at 11:52 am 22 comments

    Well, if there wasn’t buzz surrounding this Rays squad yesterday, there sure is today. Needless to say, there has been a lot written and there are a million opinions about Evan Longoria and David Price saying last night’s attendance was “embarrassing.” Let’s look at a few samples… From Nicholas Carlson […]

     
  • The Red Sox Know A Thing Or Two About Small Crowds

    The Red Sox Know A Thing Or Two About Small Crowds

    September 28, 2010 at 10:00 am 34 comments

    The Rays drew only 12,446 for last night’s potential playoff-clinching game. But don’t let any Red Sox fans (like Bill Simmons) try to tell you that means the Bay Area doesn’t deserve baseball. Because if that is the criteria, Boston would have lost the Red Sox years ago… MLB Network […]

     
  • Naimoli Book Signing In St. Pete Went About As Well As You Would Expect

    Naimoli Book Signing In St. Pete Went About As Well As You Would Expect

    September 28, 2010 at 9:00 am 7 comments

    With the Rays about to earn their second postseason trip in three years, it is difficult to muster up animosity for the man that ran the ship during a decade of futility. Of course, when Rays fans hated Vince Naimoli, they at least cared enough to pay attention. Now? Not […]

     
  • Tickets Still Available For Chance To Win BJ Upton’s BRayser

    Tickets Still Available For Chance To Win BJ Upton’s BRayser

    September 28, 2010 at 8:30 am 1 comment

    As we mentioned previously, BJ Upton is holding a raffle to give away his BRayser. Tickets are $15 each or 3 for $40. And only 500 raffle tickets will be sold. The proceeds will go to two of Bossman’s local charities, the Childs Park and the Wildwood Recreation Center. So […]

     
  • Maddon’s Move May Signal Lack Of Faith In Shelton

    Maddon’s Move May Signal Lack Of Faith In Shelton

    September 28, 2010 at 8:00 am 4 comments

    In an unusual move, Joe Maddon changed his cap and transformed into a hitting instructor as he worked with Carlos Pena in the batting cage prior to yesterday’s game (via Bill Chastain)… “We just turned back the clock to 1987,” Maddon said. “We turned back the clock in the batting […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss An Embarrassing Loss, The Great Pumpkin In October And The Angels #1 Target

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss An Embarrassing Loss, The Great Pumpkin In October And The Angels #1 Target

    September 28, 2010 at 7:00 am 3 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: Money Well Saved. Good for everybody that decided not to spend money on parking, tickets and concessions and instead spent a relaxing night at […]