Archive for April 30th, 2012

  • Evan Longoria Injures Knee, Will Likely Have MRI

    Evan Longoria Injures Knee, Will Likely Have MRI

    April 30, 2012 at 10:50 pm 3 comments

    Evan Longoria was pulled from the game early tonight after injuring his knee sliding into second base. When asked after the game if Longoria would have an MRI, Joe Maddon said “I think so” (via JB Long) Longoria appeared to injure his knee running from first to second on a […]

     
  • Postgame Shot Of Joe: Mixed Emotions

    Postgame Shot Of Joe: Mixed Emotions

    April 30, 2012 at 10:40 pm 0 comments

    OK, raise your hand if you thought the Rays would run through the brutal schedule of April winning nearly twice as many games as losses. Quick, who guessed? Anyone? Joe’s pretty sure no one. Not even after five glasses of wine would Merlot Joe even suggest the Rays would be […]

     
  • The Happy Heckler Is Back!

    The Happy Heckler Is Back!

    April 30, 2012 at 8:16 pm 9 comments

    For good or for bad, Robert Szasz, also known as “The Happy Heckler” is at tonight’s game against the Mariners, in his old familiar seat right behind home plate. Tonight he is heckling Michael Saunders… If you are not familiar, Szasz was a season-ticket holder for a number of years […]

     
  • Tailgating With The Rays: Are The Rays The Class Of The American League?

    Tailgating With The Rays: Are The Rays The Class Of The American League?

    April 30, 2012 at 4:00 pm 2 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. Game Graph… Source: FanGraphs Playing A Little Pepper… After going […]

     
  • Here Are The Highlights From The Big Series Win Over The Rangers

    April 30, 2012 at 10:38 am 2 comments

    The Rays went into Texas and announced their presence with authority by taking two of three from the two-time defending AL Champs. Here are the highlights you won’t see on SportsCenter… [imagebrowser id=38]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss A Big Message, Trusting Molina, And Underappreciating Peralta

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss A Big Message, Trusting Molina, And Underappreciating Peralta

    April 30, 2012 at 7:52 am 24 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 5, Rangers 2 (boxscore) THE GOOD: Sending a Message. The Rays went into Texas and won 2 of 3. We don’t know if that means […]