Archive for March, 2013

  • Rays To Have K-9 Section On Opening Day, But No, You Can’t Bring Your Dog

    Rays To Have K-9 Section On Opening Day, But No, You Can’t Bring Your Dog

    March 12, 2013 at 10:57 am 3 comments

    The Rays had a promotion last season in which people could bring their dogs to the game. So when we got an email from the Rays announcing a “District K-9″ section for opening day, we assumed they were doing the same thing again. Instead, the Rays will be selling tickets […]

     
  • Bizarre Tampa Bay Rays ‘Throwback’ Cap Emerges

    Bizarre Tampa Bay Rays ‘Throwback’ Cap Emerges

    March 12, 2013 at 10:03 am 4 comments

    A fellow named Brent Hunter picked up a new Rays cap and posted the picture below to Twitter of his new Rays fashion cap. Let’s ignore the lime green coloring as big league caps in other colors is a common practice for New Era. Rather, what is especially odd about […]

     
  • Cesar Ramos Was A Peacemaker During The Mexico-Canada WBC Brawl [SCREENCAPS]

    Cesar Ramos Was A Peacemaker During The Mexico-Canada WBC Brawl [SCREENCAPS]

    March 12, 2013 at 8:54 am 3 comments

    Reliever Cesar Ramos has rejoined the Rays after a short stint with Team Mexico in the WBC and not before being involved in the ugly brawl between Mexico and Canada over the weekend. Luckily for the Rays, Ramos was not in the middle of the brawl. In fact, he was […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss McGee’s Arm, Scott’s Return, And More Cuts

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss McGee’s Arm, Scott’s Return, And More Cuts

    March 12, 2013 at 8:09 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. Twins 6, RAYS 4 (boxscore) THE GOOD: Jake McGee. Any concerns about McGee’s velocity have disappeared as he was hitting 95 yesterday…Luke Scott. Wolverine looked good […]

     
  • Rays Cut Eight Pitchers With More Cuts Coming

    March 11, 2013 at 3:29 pm 2 comments

    The Rays announced today another round of cuts before today’s game with more expected following the game (via Marc Topkin). From the 40-man roster, Alex Colome, Frank De Los Santos, Mike Montgomery, Felipe Rivero, and Enny Romero were reassigned to minor league camp. In addition, non-roster invitees Matt Buschmann, Marquis Fleming, […]

     
  • Sternberg’s Comments On Keeping David Price Long-Term Give Rays Fans False Hopes

    Sternberg’s Comments On Keeping David Price Long-Term Give Rays Fans False Hopes

    March 11, 2013 at 12:36 pm 5 comments

    Stuart Sternberg held court with the media this weekend. And of course he was asked about the possibility of signing David Price to a long-term extension. And while his response was almost identical to the one given by Andrew Friedman in January, many Rays fans are suddenly optimistic that a […]

     
  • Brian Anderson Has A Devilish New Look

    Brian Anderson Has A Devilish New Look

    March 11, 2013 at 10:00 am 0 comments

    Yesterday was Sun Sports first telecast of the Spring and we were treated to Brian Anderson’s new facial hair system… Where have we seen that before? Hmmm, where could it be? Maybe Anderson is serving as the Duke Blue Devils mascot in his spare time? Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

     
  • David Price Threw A Near-Strike From The Mound…With A Bowling Ball

    David Price Threw A Near-Strike From The Mound…With A Bowling Ball

    March 11, 2013 at 9:00 am 0 comments

    In the GIF below you can see David Price throw a near-strike WITH A BOWLING BOWL. Price is working with the “Bowl For Kids’ Sake” Program. You can read more about the program at this link. [MLB.com] Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Hot Gimenez, A Lack Of Power, And Injury Updates

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Hot Gimenez, A Lack Of Power, And Injury Updates

    March 11, 2013 at 8:00 am 12 comments

    The GBT – The Good, The Bad and The Telling sandwich, where The Bad is nice and lean and the The Telling is ripe. Red Sox 6, RAYS 2 (boxscore) THE GOOD: Ben Zobrist. Zorilla went 3-5 in his first action for Team USA at the WBC. It might have been […]

     
  • Fernando Rodney And His Cap Are In Mid-Season Form

    Fernando Rodney And His Cap Are In Mid-Season Form

    March 8, 2013 at 8:50 am 17 comments

    Fernando Rodney was called upon to close out the Dominican Republic’s 9-3 win over Venezuela in the World Baseball Classic. And as you can see in the image below, his cap has discovered a new level of crookedness this season. Rodney has also reached a new level of confidence. At […]