Archive for June 13th, 2012

  • Postgame Shot Of Joe: Words Are Failing

    Postgame Shot Of Joe: Words Are Failing

    June 13, 2012 at 9:43 pm 10 comments

    OK, so Mets knuckleballer R.A. Dickey had a good game. Props to him. But why did Joe have the (big) gut feeling Dickey would flirt with a no-hitter tonight at the Fruitdome? He damned near got one. Only a debatable Bossman single in the first inning kept the Rays from […]

     
  • Tailgating With The Rays: Why Does Everybody Suddenly Suck At Defense?

    Tailgating With The Rays: Why Does Everybody Suddenly Suck At Defense?

    June 13, 2012 at 3:55 pm 8 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] Source: FanGraphs […]

     
  • Was JP Howell Just Unlucky Last Night?

    Was JP Howell Just Unlucky Last Night?

    June 13, 2012 at 9:00 am 12 comments

    It is not unusual for Joe Maddon to speak positively about his players when they are down. But last night he was even more upbeat than usual when speaking about JP Howell’s performance… “You look at J.P.’s [Howell] outing and people are going to be critical of that but he […]

     
  • Here Is A Closer Look At Just How Poorly The Rays Played Last Night

    June 13, 2012 at 8:30 am 7 comments

    As we say, here are the highlights you won’t see on SportsCenter (via Sun Sports and SNYtv)… [imagebrowser id=67]

     
  • Catch The Rays In Style For Only $9.95

    Catch The Rays In Style For Only $9.95

    June 13, 2012 at 8:00 am 0 comments

    Update: The luxury bus is staying for the postgame concert on June 17. We’ve had many sellouts this season, so don’t wait too long. The sizzling Rays are back home next weekend, which means it’s time to have more fun going to Rays games and save money. Get your butt […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Failing Against The Mets, At Home, And In The Field

    June 13, 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. Mets 11, RAYS 2 (boxscore) THE GOOD: Getting On. We’re digging deep for something positive to say about last night’s game. So there is this. The […]

     
  • Postgame Shot Of Joe: Bad Baseball At Its Finest

    Postgame Shot Of Joe: Bad Baseball At Its Finest

    June 13, 2012 at 4:06 am 0 comments

    Joe is back with his post-game thoughts…. Tuesday’s 11-2 loss to the Mets was sort of the epitome of bad baseball, with the Rays kicking off the mess with some horrendous first-inning defense that didn’t show up in the box score. Nothing should make anyone yearn for Reid Brignac, but […]