Archive for March 12th, 2012

  • Rays Make First Round Of Cuts

    March 12, 2012 at 2:38 pm 0 comments

    Starting pitcher Alex Cobb was the biggest name among the first round of cuts made by the Rays today (via MLB.com). In addition to Cobb, pitchers Alex Torres and Chris Archer were the other members of the 40-man roster to be optioned back to the minors. Non-roster invitees C Nevin […]

     
  • Two Years Ago On Rays Index

    March 12, 2012 at 1:00 pm 0 comments

    Two years ago on Rays Index we learned that the Rays were going to go green for the first time in three years. Rays To Go Green For First Time Since 2007 [Rays Index]

     
  • Spring Playing Time: A Look At Who’s Playing Where And When

    Spring Playing Time: A Look At Who’s Playing Where And When

    March 12, 2012 at 12:07 pm 1 comment

    It is time to update our look at who is playing where and when during spring training. In short, we can gain some insight into what Joe Maddon and Andrew Friedman have in mind for the opening day roster by looking at how they are using the players during the […]

     
  • VIDEO: Evan Longoria On His Return To The Lineup

    March 12, 2012 at 12:01 pm 0 comments

    Evan Longoria finally made his spring debut this weekend. Here’s what he had to say about it…

     
  • Turns Out Manny Ramirez’ Suspension Might Not Have Been 100 Games

    Turns Out Manny Ramirez’ Suspension Might Not Have Been 100 Games

    March 12, 2012 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

    Last season, after just five games with the Rays, Manny Ramirez chose to retire rather than serve a 100-game suspension for testing positive for performance enhancing drugs. Now comes word from Ken Rosenthal that Manny may have only been required to serve 50 games. …the players’ union, for reasons that […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Longo’s Return, The Lineup, And The Final Spot In The Rotation

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Longo’s Return, The Lineup, And The Final Spot In The Rotation

    March 12, 2012 at 11:59 am 0 comments

    The GBT – The Good, The Bad and The Telling sandwich, where The Bad is nice and lean and the The Telling is ripe. RAYS 4, Pirates 3 (boxscore) THE GOOD: Evan Longoria. The kid was in the lineup for the first time this spring, and Raysheads everywhere breathed a […]