Archive for November 15th, 2010

  • Crawford Or Lee: Who Is The Better Free Agent

    November 15, 2010 at 1:55 pm 1 comment

    In one of my recent posts over at Business Insider I take a look who is the better free option, Carl Crawford or Cliff Lee. [Business Insider] Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

     
  • Bellatti Gets 8 Months For Vehicular Manslaughter, Won’t Be Disciplined By Rays

    Bellatti Gets 8 Months For Vehicular Manslaughter, Won’t Be Disciplined By Rays

    November 15, 2010 at 11:30 am 4 comments

    Andrew Bellatti, the Rays pitching prospect who was convicted of vehicular manslaughter, has been sentenced to eight months in jail. Sign On San Diego is reporting Bellatti could be released in three months. Also, the Rays informed us that Bellatti would not face any discipline from the Rays following the […]

     
  • Oh Jonny, We Just Can’t Quit You

    Oh Jonny, We Just Can’t Quit You

    November 15, 2010 at 10:30 am 6 comments

    The image at right is from the celebration in the Cincinnati locker room after the Reds clinched the NL Central division title. That is Jonny Gomes rocking the personalized Reds bathrobe while smoking a cigar and drinking a Bud Light. Jamie Ramsey of Better off Red recently interviewed Jonny, and […]

     
  • Sickels On Leslie Anderson

    Sickels On Leslie Anderson

    November 15, 2010 at 9:30 am 3 comments

    Last week, Leslie Anderson, the Rays prospect that defected from Cuba, won the Arizona Fall League’s Rising Stars game with a walk-off home run. John Sickels of Minor League Ball now offers his thoughts on Leslie Anderson, a player some think could be the Rays first baseman in 2011… Cuban […]

     
  • Would The Rays Be Interested In Dan Uggla?

    Would The Rays Be Interested In Dan Uggla?

    November 15, 2010 at 9:00 am 5 comments

    Yesterday it was announced that the Marlins have broken off contract talks with Dan Uggla and that they now plan to trade their slugging second baseman. Uggla, who is arbitration-eligible and made $7.8 million last season, will be eligible for free agency following the 2011 season. In the last three […]

     
  • Projecting The Rays 2014 Lineup And Rotation

    Projecting The Rays 2014 Lineup And Rotation

    November 15, 2010 at 8:30 am 1 comment

    Last week Baseball America posted their list of the top 10 Rays prospects. In the same post, they also projected the Rays lineup, rotation and closer for the 2014 season… C — John Jaso 1B — Ben Zobrist 2B — Sean Rodriguez 3B — Evan Longoria SS — Reid Brignac LF […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Spring Dates, Upton’s Future And Keeping The Pitchers

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Spring Dates, Upton’s Future And Keeping The Pitchers

    November 15, 2010 at 7:24 am 1 comment

    Marc Topkin has the Rays 2011 Spring Training schedule. The Rays will play their first game at home on February 26 against the Pirates and will conclude Spring Training on March 30 against Toronto at The Trop. The schedule also includes a split-squad game at Al Lang Field against the […]