Archive for August, 2012

  • Two Years Ago On Rays Index

    August 24, 2012 at 2:11 pm 0 comments

    Two years ago on Rays Index we posted a picture of John Kruk’s girth being constrained by a BRayser. John Kruk Sports A BRayser During “Baseball Tonight” [Rays Index] Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

     
  • Two Years Ago On Rays Index

    August 24, 2012 at 2:05 pm 0 comments

    Two years ago on Rays Index we revisited Andrew Friedman’s biggest mistake, the 2008 draft. Revisiting Andrew Friedman’s Biggest Mistake: The 2008 Draft [Rays Index] Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

     
  • Three Rays Minor Leaguers Suspended, And This One Is Ugly

    August 24, 2012 at 12:38 pm 3 comments

    When I first learned that three members of the Rays single-A affiliate Bowling Green Hot Rods had been suspended for 50 games, my first question was “who?” The most prominent name was second baseman Ryan Brett, who is hitting .285 with a .348 OBP, 6 home runs and 48 stolen […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Cobb’s Staying Power And Upton’s Potty Mouth

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Cobb’s Staying Power And Upton’s Potty Mouth

    August 24, 2012 at 11:19 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. RAYS 5, A’s 0 (boxscore) THE GOOD: Getting Stronger. One benefit of being a big right-hander with a fastball that barely touches 90, is that Alex […]

     
  • The Rest Of The Images From Last Night’s Win Over The A’s

    August 24, 2012 at 8:59 am 0 comments

    We’ve got BJ Upton dropping deuces, Evan Longoria glovin’ life, and Alex Cobb smilin’ upside-down. We’ve got the highlights you won’t see on SportsCenter… [imagebrowser id=116] Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

     
  • The Coolest Picture You Will Ever See Of The Tampa Bay Rays Starting Pitchers

    The Coolest Picture You Will Ever See Of The Tampa Bay Rays Starting Pitchers

    August 24, 2012 at 8:02 am 3 comments

    The Rays starting pitchers always celebrate a complete game with a group jump-and-bump. And last night, the Sun Sports cameras caught the quintet in mid-bump. Of course , on this fateful evening Matt Moore was a little late with his takeoff and Alex Cobb couldn’t stick the landing (see GIF […]

     
  • Tailgating With The Rays: Can The Rays Catch The Yankees?

    August 23, 2012 at 3:44 pm 10 comments

    Playing A Little Pepper… The Rays have made up 7.5 games on the Yankees in just a little over one month and are now just 3 back in the division. Can the Rays catch the Yankees? The biggest thing working against the Rays is that 22 of the next 26 […]

     
  • One Year Ago On Rays Index

    August 23, 2012 at 2:08 pm 1 comment

    One year ago on Rays Index we took a closer look at how much David Price’s windup has changed since his career started. The Evolution Of David Price’s Windup [Rays Index] Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

     
  • Clearwater Injury Attorney Matt Dolman Addresses Whiplash

    Clearwater Injury Attorney Matt Dolman Addresses Whiplash

    August 23, 2012 at 11:39 am 0 comments

    The physics of whiplash injuries are fascinating. And Clearwater injury attorney Matt Dolman breaks it all down, with video, in a recent blog on DolmanLaw.com. Within the first 100 milliseconds, the vehicle seat accelerates forward, pushing the occupant?s torso with it. The rigidity of a persons body presses against the […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Avoiding Home Runs, Hitting Home Runs, And Longoria’s Glove

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Avoiding Home Runs, Hitting Home Runs, And Longoria’s Glove

    August 23, 2012 at 8:55 am 3 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 5, Royals 3 (boxscore) THE GOOD: James Shields. That’s five straight strong starts for Shields, who struck out 7 and walked just 1 batter in […]