Archive for February 28th, 2011

  • Tom Jones Of St. Pete Times Rips Rays Fans

    Tom Jones Of St. Pete Times Rips Rays Fans

    February 28, 2011 at 11:32 am 26 comments

    Tom Jones of the St. Pete Times, who writes the blog “Tom Jones’ 2¢,” names the teams he believes have the most and least supportive fans in the major sports. And who gets the honor of the “Least Supportive” fans in Major League Baseball? St. Pete’s own Tampa Bay Rays… […]

     
  • The Golden Era Of Coaching In Tampa Bay

    February 28, 2011 at 11:24 am 0 comments

    Joe Maddon joined Raheem Morris of the Buccaneers and Guy Boucher of the Lightning for a round table discussion of their profession. It was a five-part series, and you can see all the videos at this link. [TBO.com]

     
  • Coco Crisp Recounts Time He Went Coocoo On The Rays

    Coco Crisp Recounts Time He Went Coocoo On The Rays

    February 28, 2011 at 8:52 am 9 comments

    Back in June, 2008, James Shields plunked Coco Crisp after Crisp had slid a little too hard into second base in a previous game and then mouthed-off about the incident. In an interview with David Laurila of Baseball Prospectus, Crisp offers a rare insight into the makings of a baseball […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss A Hot Catcher, Casey’s Glove And Big Blast Shields

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss A Hot Catcher, Casey’s Glove And Big Blast Shields

    February 28, 2011 at 7:53 am 5 comments

    The GBT – The Good, The Bad and The Telling sandwich, where The Bad is nice and lean and the The Telling is ripe. THE GOOD: Robinson Chirinos. We have described Chirinos bat as being similar to John Jaso but with more pop. Well, that pop was on display yesterday […]