Archive for June 27th, 2012

  • Postgame Shot Of Joe: Two Games Out Of The Cellar

    Postgame Shot Of Joe: Two Games Out Of The Cellar

    June 27, 2012 at 7:36 pm 9 comments

    Joe is back with his post-game thoughts…. Joe really had to struggle to bring himself to the keyboard after the Rays took a broom up the butt from the Royals today. The Royals! Maybe rock bottom, yet still at 40-35, is a good place for the Rays to be. Maybe […]

     
  • Thanks To Zim Bear, We Finally Get A View Of Baseball’s Coolest Uniform Tradition

    Thanks To Zim Bear, We Finally Get A View Of Baseball’s Coolest Uniform Tradition

    June 27, 2012 at 5:24 pm 0 comments

    In recent years, we rarely get to see Don Zimmer in his jersey. So it is a bit exciting to get a view of Zim Bear’s back for the first time (click here to see the front) and see that this weekend’s giveaway does indeed have Zimmer’s no. 64 on […]

     
  • Tailgating With The Rays: Is It Time To Panic?

    June 27, 2012 at 11:56 am 6 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 […]

     
  • Chris Archer Is Captain America [VIDEO]

    June 27, 2012 at 11:12 am 0 comments

    Chris Archer has conspicuously displayed a Captain America lunchbox in his locker this week. And after last night’s game, he was asked why. Here are his entire post-game comments via Sun Sports. Go to the 2:00 mark for the comments about the lunch box…

     
  • A Closer Look At Rodriguez’ Latest Error And Why It Helps Explain Some Of The Rays’ Defensive Woes This Season

    A Closer Look At Rodriguez’ Latest Error And Why It Helps Explain Some Of The Rays’ Defensive Woes This Season

    June 27, 2012 at 10:01 am 2 comments

    It is no secret that the Rays have been horrible defensively this season. And while many think the gloves are slumping, a simpler answer is that some players are struggling because they are constantly being moved around the infield. Let’s take a look at Sean Rodriguez, who made errors on […]

     
  • Catch The Rays For Only $9.95

    Catch The Rays For Only $9.95

    June 27, 2012 at 10:00 am 0 comments

    Update: The luxury bus is staying for the postgame concert on June 30. We’ve had many sellouts this season, so don’t wait too long. The mighty Rays are back home soon, which means it’s time to have more fun going to Rays games andsave money. Get your butt on the […]

     
  • Peralta’s Pine Tar Problem and the Gripe of Grip

    Peralta’s Pine Tar Problem and the Gripe of Grip

    June 27, 2012 at 9:00 am 3 comments

    Our correspondent Jordi Scrubbings is back with his latest take on the world of the Rays… I wasn’t going to comment on the current suspension of Rays pitcher Joel Peralta. My initial thought was that he did something wrong, got caught, and had to face the reaper. It happens. But […]

     
  • Last Night’s Game Included Some Pena Violence And A Gloveless Home Run

    June 27, 2012 at 8:30 am 0 comments

    We’ve got a nasty collision at home plate, Brooks Conrad hitting a home run without gloves, and lots of fans. We’ve got the highlights you won’t see on SportsCenter… [imagebrowser id=78]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss A Big League Pitcher And Minor League Defense

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss A Big League Pitcher And Minor League Defense

    June 27, 2012 at 8:19 am 5 comments

    The GBT – The Good, The Bad and The Telling sandwich, where The Bad is nice and lean and the The Telling is ripe. Royals 8, RAYS 2 (boxscore) THE GOOD: Chris Archer. The defense didn’t help and he gave up some hits. But what I saw was a big […]