Archive for January 8th, 2011

  • Zach Rosscup Is The Unnamed Player In Matt Garza Trade

    January 8, 2011 at 5:38 pm 24 comments

    The Rays have officially announced the Matt Garza trade. In addition to the players announced previously, the Rays will also be sending low-level minor league pitcher Zach Rosscup to the Cubs. Rosscup was the Rays 29th round pick in the 2009 draft.

     
  • Two Years Ago On Rays Index

    January 8, 2011 at 3:00 pm 1 comment

    Two years ago on Rays Index we wrote about The Professor’s latest acting gig. Yes, We Will Be Appearing In The Season Premiere Of ‘Friday Night Lights’ [Rays Index]

     
  • Garza To The Cubs: What They Are Saying

    Garza To The Cubs: What They Are Saying

    January 8, 2011 at 2:48 pm 6 comments

    In the last 24 hours, we have read so many pieces on the Matt Garza trade, that we now have a horrible goatee and have started calling our daughter Hak-Ju (she drops things a lot). Here is a sampling of what has been written… This is a must-see. The Chicago […]

     
  • Did Rays Trade Garza To Get Better Or Save Money: Yes

    Did Rays Trade Garza To Get Better Or Save Money: Yes

    January 8, 2011 at 11:14 am 66 comments

    We made several radio appearances yesterday and the most common question we were asked was whether the Rays traded Matt Garza to make the team better or to save money. The answer was simple: Both. We have Garza projected to make $5.25 million in 2011 (through arbitration). If he is […]