Archive for June 21st, 2012

  • Postgame Shot Of Joe: Joel Peralta’s D.C. Nightmare

    Postgame Shot Of Joe: Joel Peralta’s D.C. Nightmare

    June 21, 2012 at 10:13 pm 3 comments

    Joe is back with his post-game thoughts… Don’t expect Rays reliever Joel Peralta to spend much vacation time in the nation’s capital. So far, he probably wants to play in Japan. Two nights after getting caught with pine tar on his glove (Davey Johnson has been up to these tricks […]

     
  • Tailgating With The Rays: Is Matt Joyce Heading To The DL?

    June 21, 2012 at 6:12 pm 1 comment

    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 […]

     
  • Joel Peralta To Be Suspended Eight Games

    June 21, 2012 at 3:00 pm 0 comments

    We are expecting an announcement today on the suspension of Joel Peralta for having pine tar on his glove. And Marc Topkin is “hearing” that it will be eight games. Topkin added Peralta will appeal the suspension, so he will be available tonight. [via Twitter] [Update] Roger Mooney says the […]

     
  • One Year Ago On Rays Index

    June 21, 2012 at 2:00 pm 0 comments

    One year ago on Rays Index we wondered if Sam Fuld’s newest role with the Rays was illegal. Was Sam Fuld’s Mound Warm-Up Illegal? [Rays Index] Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

     
  • Rays Claim Infielder Off Of Waivers From The Brewers

    June 21, 2012 at 1:13 pm 5 comments

    According to MLBTradeRumors.com, the Rays have claimed infielder Brooks Conrad off of waivers from the Brewers. Conrad had been designated for assignment two days ago. Conrad appeared in 25 games for the Brewers this season, playing all four infield positions. He was just 3-40 (.075). In 256 career big league […]

     
  • Game 68 Included A Big League Debut And One Lonely Fan [PHOTOS]

    June 21, 2012 at 9:53 am 1 comment

    We’ve got Chris Archer’s baserunning, a fan caught in an embarrassing moment, and the back of the 1979 fauxback. We’ve got the highlights you won’t see on SportsCenter… [imagebrowser id=74] Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss A Big Debut, A Pumped-Up Peralta, And The Return Of Wolverine

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss A Big Debut, A Pumped-Up Peralta, And The Return Of Wolverine

    June 21, 2012 at 8:00 am 6 comments

    The GBT – The Good, The Bad and The Telling sandwich, where The Bad is nice and lean and the The Telling is ripe. Nationals 3, RAYS 2 (boxscore) THE GOOD: Chris Archer. Making a big league debut is a big moment for anybody. And Archer is clearly one that […]