Archive for February 12th, 2013

  • A Few Of Our Favorite Memories Of Elliot Johnson

    February 12, 2013 at 4:13 pm 17 comments

    We knew Elliot Johnson was a long-shot to remain with the Rays organization this year, but that doesn’t mean it is not sad to see him go. In addition to being one of those easy-to-root-for underdogs as an undrafted free agent, he was also one of the more colorful characters […]

     
  • Elliot Johnson Traded To Royals

    Elliot Johnson Traded To Royals

    February 12, 2013 at 3:19 pm 4 comments

    Elliot Johnson, who was designated for assignment and removed from the 40-man roster last week, has been traded to the Royals as the “player to be named later” in the James Shields-Wade Davis-Wil Myers trade (via Marc Topkin).

     
  • What We Have Learned About The Rays On The First Day Of Camp

    February 12, 2013 at 3:15 pm 1 comment

    A few notes from the first day of camp… The only thing Joe Maddon has decided about the batting order is that Desmond Jennings will bat leadoff, something he did 107 times in 2012. Joe Maddon says the top four pitchers in the rotation are pretty much set, with David […]

     
  • A Look At What We Can Expect From The Starting Pitchers In 2013

    A Look At What We Can Expect From The Starting Pitchers In 2013

    February 12, 2013 at 11:58 am 9 comments

    Even without James Shields, the Rays still have one of the best rotations in baseball. And while we all know these guys have high ceilings and think we know what they are capable of achieving, let’s see if we can come up with a realistic idea of what to expect, […]

     
  • David Price’s Latest Commercial

    February 12, 2013 at 9:30 am 0 comments

    We already knew David Price was this year’s coverboy for 2K Sports’ “MLB2K13″ video game. And here is one commercial with several other big leaguers…  

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss A New Assignment For DDLR And A Giant Tattoo Of Evan Longoria’s Girlfriend

    February 12, 2013 at 8:49 am 0 comments

    Here are a few links to get our day started. And oh yeah…HAPPY PITCHERS AND CATCHERS DAY! THE JUNKYARD DOGS WEBTOPIA… Dane De La Rosa cleared waivers and has been outrighted to triple-A Durham. He will be in big league camp to start the spring. [Marc Topkin] The Rays stadium […]