Archive for October, 2010

  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Washington’s Wish Come True, Burrell’s Past And More On The Bullpen

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Washington’s Wish Come True, Burrell’s Past And More On The Bullpen

    October 25, 2010 at 5:58 am 3 comments

    The Bucs improved to 4-2 with their dramatic win yesterday over the Rams. And yes, it was just the Rams, but at least the Bucs are beating the teams they are supposed to beat. Sure beats the hell out of all of those young players being subjected to loss after […]

     
  • Two Years Ago On Rays Index

    October 24, 2010 at 3:00 pm 1 comment

    Two years ago on Rays Index we discovered a picture of “Blue Grandma” at The Trop during the World Series. She still haunts our dreams. [Rays Index] Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

     
  • A Look At The Rays Free Agents And Their Compensation

    A Look At The Rays Free Agents And Their Compensation

    October 22, 2010 at 8:00 am 7 comments

    The Rays have eight potential free agents once the off-season begins. The Elias rankings will determine whether the Rays will receive any compensation should these players sign with another team (see below for a detailed explanation of free agency compensation). MLB Trade Rumors has determined the formula used in the […]

     
  • One Year Ago On Rays Index

    October 21, 2010 at 3:00 pm 2 comments

    One year ago on Rays Index we took a look at what Andrew Friedman and Joe Maddon had to say about their new hitting coach, Derek Shelton. Rays Hire Shelton As New Batting Coach [Rays Index] Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

     
  • Projected 2011 Tampa Bay Rays 25-Man Roster

    Projected 2011 Tampa Bay Rays 25-Man Roster

    October 21, 2010 at 9:30 am 22 comments

    In a couple of weeks we will be neck-deep in free agency and trade season. So let’s take a very premature look at what the 2011 Tampa Bay Rays roster will look like. Keep in mind that this is only based on players currently in the organization… A few notes […]

     
  • Rays Prospect Guilty Of Vehicular Manslaughter

    Rays Prospect Guilty Of Vehicular Manslaughter

    October 21, 2010 at 8:00 am 4 comments

    Andrew Bellatti, the Rays 12th round pick in 2009, pled guilty to gross vehicular manslaughter in connection to an accident that left the driver of another car dead (10News.com via St. Pete Times)… According to testimony in a previous hearing, Bellatti was rushing his girlfriend to a high school basketball […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Dave’s Disappointment, Honors For Several Rays And A Book

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Dave’s Disappointment, Honors For Several Rays And A Book

    October 20, 2010 at 7:41 pm 0 comments

    Dave Martinez did not get the Blue Jays managerial job. He told Marc Topkin that it is a “little bit disappointing,” but that he may be still be a candidate for the Pirates and Brewers jobs. THE JUNKYARD DOGS WEBTOPIA… Evan Longoria, Carl Crawford and Rafael Soriano were named post-season […]

     
  • Two Years Ago On Rays Index

    October 20, 2010 at 3:00 pm 1 comment

    Two years ago on Rays Index we discussed the game that clinched the Rays first-ever American League pennant. King David Slays The Red Sox; Rays Are AL Champs [Rays Index] Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

     
  • The Rays Index Confidence Graph

    October 20, 2010 at 7:00 am 3 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 […]

     
  • Rays Local TV Ratings Finish 5th Among MLB Teams

    Rays Local TV Ratings Finish 5th Among MLB Teams

    October 19, 2010 at 12:22 pm 9 comments

    The Rays may have struggled at the ticket booth this season, but their local TV audience was among the biggest in baseball. According to an industry insider, the Rays and Sun Sports/Fox Sports Florida  finished the season 5th among all baseball teams in local TV ratings. [You can see more […]