Archive for May 23rd, 2012

  • Postgame Shot Of Joe: Thompson Takes One For The Team

    Postgame Shot Of Joe: Thompson Takes One For The Team

    May 23, 2012 at 4:59 pm 1 comment

    Joe is back with his post-game thoughts…. How about career minor-leaguer Rich Thompson going old school Don Baylor or Craig Biggio and getting plunked with two strikes to open the 11th inning, and then coming home with the winning run on B.J. Upton’s double. Joe’s offering a standing ovation. Thompson has one […]

     
  • Tailgating With The Rays: Who Are These Guys?

    Tailgating With The Rays: Who Are These Guys?

    May 23, 2012 at 10:47 am 3 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… [Will be up at game time] Playing A […]

     
  • Last Night’s Game Included A Big Bomb And An Ump In Pain

    May 23, 2012 at 9:00 am 1 comment

    The Rays put a little distance between themselves and the Blue Jays in the Wild Card race with an offensive explosion. Here are some of the highlights you won’t see on SportsCenter… [imagebrowser id=55]

     
  • Pena And Scott Went Gladiator During The Post-Game Interview

    Pena And Scott Went Gladiator During The Post-Game Interview

    May 23, 2012 at 8:00 am 2 comments

    We’ll get to the daily screencap recap in a little bit. But in the meantime, this happened after the game. We saw these helmets on Fernando Rodney and Joel Peralta the night before, but they actually belong to Carlos Pena and Luke Scott. So when it was time to do […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Pena’s Move, Joe Magic, And Hot Rod’s Arm

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Pena’s Move, Joe Magic, And Hot Rod’s Arm

    May 23, 2012 at 7:30 am 8 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 8, Jays 5 (boxscore) THE GOOD: Carlos Pena. Pena was hitting just .116 with 1 HR in the last 20 games, so Joe Maddon wanted […]