Archive for April 8th, 2011

  • Manny Ramirez Retires After Failed Drug Test…Seriously

    Manny Ramirez Retires After Failed Drug Test…Seriously

    April 8, 2011 at 3:52 pm 59 comments

    MLB announced today that Manny Ramirez is retiring immediately after a failed drug test. Many was facing a 100-game suspension. The official statement from the Rays: “The Tampa Bay Rays were informed today by the Commissioner’s Office that Manny Ramirez has decided to retire after being informed of an issue […]

     
  • One Year Ago On Rays Index

    April 8, 2011 at 3:00 pm 0 comments

    One year ago on Rays Index we learned just how deep the hatred between Tampa and St. Pete runs. Some in St. Pete were upset that Evan Longoria’s new commercial was shot in Tampa. Some In St. Pete Hate Evan Longoria’s New Commercial…Or Not [Rays Index]

     
  • Keri Wonders If A Losing Season Is Better In The Long Run

    April 8, 2011 at 8:00 am 12 comments

    Jonah Keri, author of “The Extra 2%” joined Craig Calcaterra for a short interview in which they discussed, among other things, the Rays slow start. Keri isn’t ready to give up on the Rays, but he wonders if the occasional crappy season is good for the franchise in the long […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss A Record-Setting Losing Streak

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss A Record-Setting Losing Streak

    April 8, 2011 at 6:13 am 36 comments

    The GBT – The Good, The Bad and The Telling sandwich, where The Bad is nice and lean and the The Telling is ripe. click above image for boxscore THE GOOD: Bow To BJ. Our number 5 jersey has been retired for a no. 2, and Bossman responds with 2 […]