Archive for February 8th, 2011

  • Leslie Anderson And Justin Ruggiano Designated For Assignment

    February 8, 2011 at 4:26 pm 4 comments

    Marc Topkin is reporting that the Rays have designated Leslie Anderson and Justin Ruggiano for assignment. The move clears space on the 40-man roster for Johnny Damon and Manny Ramirez. The Rays now have 10 days to trade Anderson and Ruggiano or have them subjected to waivers. Moving Ruggiano means

     
  • The Average Rays Player Has 4.7 Years Until Free Agency

    The Average Rays Player Has 4.7 Years Until Free Agency

    February 8, 2011 at 9:30 am 9 comments

    Much has been made recently by some outside the Bay Area about how “old” the Rays are now that they have signed Manny Ramirez and Johnny Damon. But are they? After all, they did lose 742 free agents this winter. But the truth is, the Rays are younger, and they […]

     
  • The Rays Index Confidence Poll

    February 8, 2011 at 9:00 am 0 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 […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss JoeMa’s Special Day, More On Stu To The Mets And Dirtbag With Charlie Hustle

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss JoeMa’s Special Day, More On Stu To The Mets And Dirtbag With Charlie Hustle

    February 8, 2011 at 7:24 am 1 comment

    On this date 57 years ago, Joseph John Maddon was born in Hazleton, Pennsylvania. If you have never seen these photos of JoeMa from Lafayette College, check out this old post. [Joe Maddon: Then And Now] THE JUNKYARD DOGS WEBTOPIA… Here I make a more detailed case on why Major League […]