Archive for February 14th, 2011

  • Breakout Candidate: Matt Joyce

    Breakout Candidate: Matt Joyce

    February 14, 2011 at 10:30 am 3 comments

    In 2009, Ben Zobrist, burst on to the scene, seemingly out of nowhere, to hit 27 home runs and post a .948 OPS. Last year, John Jaso, surprised many when he posted a .378 OBP in 109 games after it looked like he would spend the season in triple-A. Who […]

     
  • Rays Opening Day Roster Projection

    Rays Opening Day Roster Projection

    February 14, 2011 at 9:00 am 19 comments

    With Spring Training set to begin this week, let’s take a look at what the opening day roster might look like and some of the questions that remain to be answered… A few notes on the 25-man roster projection… LINEUP: Andrew Friedman said

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss A Balfour Sign-N-Trade, Playing Golf With Trump And Another Reliever In The Mix

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss A Balfour Sign-N-Trade, Playing Golf With Trump And Another Reliever In The Mix

    February 14, 2011 at 7:17 am 3 comments

    While the Yankees ended up signing Rafael Soriano, Brian Cashman first had his eyes set on Grant Balfour. But Cashman made it clear in the aftermath of signing Soriano, that he didn’t want to give up the Yankees first round pick. And as a Type A free agent, Balfour would […]