Archive for April 7th, 2012

  • Postgame Shot Of Joe: Another Un-Rayslike Win

    Postgame Shot Of Joe: Another Un-Rayslike Win

    April 7, 2012 at 10:04 pm 3 comments

    It’s all feelin’ real good about now. Luke Strangebeard is swinging a sweet stick with those fast hands of his. The other big guns are hot, and it doesn’t really matter if Reid Brignac still can’t hit or Jake Magee looked like a nervous lamb before a slaughter. (Picked off third, […]

     
  • Tailgating With The Rays: Going For Six In A Row Over The Yankees

    Tailgating With The Rays: Going For Six In A Row Over The Yankees

    April 7, 2012 at 4:14 pm 13 comments

    This post, which will appear before every game, will include starting lineups (when we learn them) and during the game will include a Game Graph that will constantly update the percent chance the Rays have of winning this particular game. And if you want, we can hang out and chat […]

     
  • James Shields And Jose Molina Had Trouble Getting Along On Opening Day

    April 7, 2012 at 10:00 am 7 comments

    Typically, if you can stake James the Greater to a 4-run lead, that is a guaranteed win. But by the time he left the game, the Rays were trailing 6-5. One would think that the last problem Shields would have would be with a veteran catcher like Jose Molina. Well, […]

     
  • Highlights From Opening Day You Won’t See On SportsCenter

    Highlights From Opening Day You Won’t See On SportsCenter

    April 7, 2012 at 9:45 am 5 comments

    Here are some images from opening day. You can click on any image for a larger view. And below the gallery, click the “read more” for some GIFs from opening day.. [imagebrowser id=22] Click here to see some GIFs from opening day… Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

     
  • Let’s All Tease This Rays Fan That Gave Up In The 8th Inning

    Let’s All Tease This Rays Fan That Gave Up In The 8th Inning

    April 7, 2012 at 9:30 am 13 comments

    In the 8th inning, the Rays had first and third with nobody out. At that point, reliever David Robertson struck out three straight Rays to end the inning unscathed. And with the great Mariano Rivera waiting to pitch the 9th, the Rays’ hopes looked grim. And that’s when the cameras […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss A Special Homecoming, And James Shields’ Learning Curve

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss A Special Homecoming, And James Shields’ Learning Curve

    April 7, 2012 at 8:00 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 7, Yankees 6 (boxscore) THE GOOD: Carlos Pena is home. Of course there was the grand slam. And there was the walk-off single in the […]