Archive for September, 2010

  • [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. […]

     
  • Postgame Shot Of Joe: Take That Tom Hallion

    Postgame Shot Of Joe: Take That Tom Hallion

    September 13, 2010 at 9:49 pm 8 comments

    It’s great to shove a playoff-like victory up the Yankees rear, but never in Joe’s recent memory can he remember wanting the win so badly just to stick it to an umpire. What, is egomaniacal Tom Hallion somehow mad at Carl Crawford because Hallion blew that World Series call against […]

     
  • Jake McGee Will Join Rays On Tuesday

    September 13, 2010 at 3:13 pm 1 comment

    Marc Topkin is reporting that Jake McGee will be promoted and will be added to the roster on Tuesday. Why not today? McGee pitched one inning on Saturday. It is possible the Rays wanted him to get an extra day of rest, not to mention avoid the hoopla of game 1 of […]

     
  • The Professor Talks Rays On SNY.tv

    September 13, 2010 at 2:33 pm 3 comments

    Earlier today The Professor spoke with Ted Berg of SNY.tv, the online home of the SNY television network in New York. During the clip, Prof discusses the Yankees series and how the Rays will approach the final three weeks of the season… Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

     
  • Minor Injuries Could Become Major Concern For Rays

    Minor Injuries Could Become Major Concern For Rays

    September 13, 2010 at 10:08 am 4 comments

    A look at the Rays roster shows us that no player that has played a game for the Rays this season is currently on the disabled list. But that doesn’t mean the Rays don’t have any injuries. First there were the recent trips to the DL for Wade Davis and […]

     
  • Joe Maddon Can’t Help Himself, Strokes The Attendance Fire

    Joe Maddon Can’t Help Himself, Strokes The Attendance Fire

    September 13, 2010 at 9:05 am 30 comments

    We fully expect every national media outlet to comment on the attendance at The Trop for the next three days. We just didn’t know we would have to listen to Joe Maddon bitch about the attendance before the games even happen… “In a baseball sense, [having good seats still available] […]

     
  • Ray Magic Number Now 13

    Ray Magic Number Now 13

    September 13, 2010 at 8:44 am 1 comment

    The Rays magic number to clinch at least a Wild Card berth is 13 over both the Red Sox and White Sox. To put that in perspective, even if the Rays go just 10-10 in the final three weeks, the Red Sox or White Sox would have to go 17-2 […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss The Bulls In The Governor’s Cup Finals, Soriano’s Sore Back And Why We Love The MLB Schedule

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss The Bulls In The Governor’s Cup Finals, Soriano’s Sore Back And Why We Love The MLB Schedule

    September 13, 2010 at 8:19 am 8 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: MLB Schedule. One of the toughest things about the NFL schedule is having to stew about a tough loss for an entire week. In […]

     
  • Jake McGee And Elliot Johnson Could Be With Rays As Early As Tomorrow

    Jake McGee And Elliot Johnson Could Be With Rays As Early As Tomorrow

    September 12, 2010 at 8:09 am 16 comments

    The Rays have stated that they would make their second wave of September call-ups once the Durham Bulls conclude their season. The Bulls will play the decisive fifth game of the first-round of the International League playoffs this afternoon. However, even if the Bulls do move on to the Governor’s […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Big Dub’s Fastball, Hawpe’s Slam And Killing Bears

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Big Dub’s Fastball, Hawpe’s Slam And Killing Bears

    September 12, 2010 at 7:22 am 5 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: Wade Davis. That was as good as we have ever seen Dig Dub’s fastball. 81 of his 101 pitches were fastballs, topping out at […]