Archive for March, 2011

  • Four Years Ago On Rays Index

    March 7, 2011 at 3:00 pm 1 comment

    Four years ago on Rays Index realized that having major league ballplayers read kindergarten-level books to area school children sounds a lot better on paper than it does in person. Yes, But Do They Like Green Eggs And Ham? [Rays Index]   Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

     
  • Four Years Ago On Rays Index

    March 7, 2011 at 3:00 pm 0 comments

    Four years ago on Rays Index we broke the news of the Rays biggest free agent signing. Matt Silverman signed free agent blogger Manny Stiles for $535. All the proceeds went to charity. Devil Rays Acquire The Rights Of Free Agent Blogger For $535 [Rays Index]   Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

     
  • A Look At Who Is Playing Where And When

    A Look At Who Is Playing Where And When

    March 7, 2011 at 10:00 am 5 comments

    Maybe the most important stat during Spring Training is playing time. The positions that a player plays, the amount of playing time the players receive and when that playing time is logged, gives us some insight into what Joe Maddon is thinking as we head towards the regular season. Below […]

     
  • Andrew Friedman was the Astros top choice to be their new GM in 2011.

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Joyce Against Lee, Road Squads And A 5-Man Infield

    March 7, 2011 at 8:06 am 3 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: Sweet Swingin’. Matt Joyce got the start in right field against Cliff Lee, maybe the best left-hander in baseball. And in his first at […]

     
  • One Year Ago On Rays Index

    March 6, 2011 at 3:30 pm 0 comments

    One year ago on Rays Index we learned that a Rays minor leaguer has a glove in the Hall of Fame. Jon Weber’s Glove Is In The Hall Of Fame…Seriously [Rays Index] Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

     
  • Three Years Ago On Rays Index

    March 6, 2011 at 3:00 pm 0 comments

    Three years ago on Rays Index we discovered some pictures of Joe Maddon from his college days. Joe Maddon: Then And Now [Rays Index]   Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Another Injury, BJ’s PT And Sonny Being Sonny

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Another Injury, BJ’s PT And Sonny Being Sonny

    March 6, 2011 at 11:58 am 11 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: Starting Pitching. About the only good thing yesterday was knowing that Andy Sonnanstine won’t be in the starting rotation unless something bad happens. THE […]

     
  • When They Were P-Rays

    March 5, 2011 at 10:58 am 1 comment

    The Princeton Rays have a great gallery of former players. Below are a few of those pictures. You can find the rest of the images on their Facebook page. [Princeton Rays Facebook] [imagebrowser id=7] Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Manny’s Extra Work, Ekstrom’s Struggles And A Near-Trade With The Red Sox

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Manny’s Extra Work, Ekstrom’s Struggles And A Near-Trade With The Red Sox

    March 5, 2011 at 9:40 am 3 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: Manny Ramirez. File this one under “things that Dodgers and Red Sox fans will not understand”: Manny requested to be in yesterday’s lineup so that he […]

     
  • RI Baseball Book Club (Update)

    March 5, 2011 at 8:00 am 2 comments

    We had planned to have the first meeting of the “RI Baseball Book Club” this weekend. But due to the unexpected birth of our second daughter, we got a little behind on the book of the month, “The Bullpen Gospels” by Dirk Hayhurst. Actually, that is not true. The birth […]