Archive for August 30th, 2012

  • Postgame Shot Of Joe: Scott Does A Good Pena Impression

    Postgame Shot Of Joe: Scott Does A Good Pena Impression

    August 30, 2012 at 10:45 pm 1 comment

    Joe is back with his postgame thoughts…. Luke Scott filled the Karlos Pena role nicely tonight, didn’t he? A couple of whiffs and failure to get a runner in from third with less than two outs was reminiscent of two nights ago when Karlos Pena played his way out of […]

     
  • Tailgating With The Rays:

    August 30, 2012 at 5:11 pm 2 comments

    Playing A Little Pepper… No pepper today Game Graph… [Will be up at game time] Source: FanGraphs Lineup… Flash Jennings, LF BJ Upton, CF Ben Zobrist, SS Evan Longoria, 3B

     
  • One Year Ago On Rays Index

    August 30, 2012 at 2:06 pm 0 comments

    One year ago on Rays Index we looked at how a silly rumor about Nashville wanting the Rays spread like wildfire. FALSE RUMORS: Nashville Is Pursuing The Rays [Rays Index]

     
  • Rays Top List Of ‘Smartest Spenders In Sports’

    August 30, 2012 at 12:02 pm 5 comments

    Bloomberg Businessweek has released their second annual list of the “smartest spenders in sports,” and the Tampa Bay Rays came out on top of the 122 teams in the four major North American sports leagues. Behold our second annual ranking of how well the 122 franchises in the NFL, NBA, […]

     
  • BJ Upton Motorboats The Rays Newest Good Luck Charm, A Ginormous Bag Of Popcorn

    BJ Upton Motorboats The Rays Newest Good Luck Charm, A Ginormous Bag Of Popcorn

    August 30, 2012 at 9:18 am 0 comments

    The popcorn was apparently provided by George Hendrick. And I have no idea how it came to become part of the dugout high-fives, but here is BJ Upton doing what can only be described as Motorboating the popcorn. Other images of the players with the popcorn can be seen below… […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss The Latest Gimmick, Longo’s Texas Pop, And Cobb Overmatched

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss The Latest Gimmick, Longo’s Texas Pop, And Cobb Overmatched

    August 30, 2012 at 8:30 am 1 comment

    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, Rangers 4 (boxscore) THE GOOD: Popcorn? This team will never cease to amaze me. This time it is apparently a gigantic bag of popcorn […]

     
  • Here Are The Best Images From Last Night’s Win Over The Rangers

    August 30, 2012 at 7:30 am 1 comment

    We’ve got Evan Longoria going deep (twice), Michael Young making sure everything is OK, and BJ Upton not missing. We’ve got the highlights you won’t see on SportsCenter… [imagebrowser id=121]