Archive for April 3rd, 2013

  • Rays Win On Matt Joyce Walk-Off Home Run Which Led To Funny Scene In The Stands

    Rays Win On Matt Joyce Walk-Off Home Run Which Led To Funny Scene In The Stands

    April 3, 2013 at 9:21 pm 8 comments

    After Fernando Rodney blew his first save opportunity of the year, Matt Joyce bailed the Rays out with a walk-off home run in the bottom of the ninth. And while that was great enough, watch the scene in the stands as several adults are looking frantically for the ball. Meanwhile, […]

     
  • Looks Like Jose Lobaton Has Been Taking Framing Lessons From Jose Molina

    Looks Like Jose Lobaton Has Been Taking Framing Lessons From Jose Molina

    April 3, 2013 at 7:11 pm 1 comment

    This pitch by Jeremy Hellickson was called a strike despite being almost inside the batter’s box. But notice that Jose Lobaton kept his glove parallel to the ground which puts the webbing on the glove closer to the plate. For many catchers, the natural tendency on the inside pitch to […]

     
  • Tailgating With The Rays: Should We Be Worried About Jake McGee?

    April 3, 2013 at 5:00 pm 2 comments

    Playing A Little Pepper… After one game, what is a bigger concern, Jake McGee or the offense? Jake McGee will be fine. He was a little too fastball-happy as all 21 of his pitches were fastballs. Normally he will throw about 85% fastballs. On the other hand, the offense has […]

     
  • Tampa To The Trop Only $9.95 Roundtrip

    Tampa To The Trop Only $9.95 Roundtrip

    April 3, 2013 at 11:42 am 0 comments

    The famous $9.95 roundtrip chauffeured luxury bus to Tropicana Field is back for its third season! Get your seat on the No Excuses Tour chauffeured luxury bus to Tropicana Field, courtesy of Paradise Worldwide Transportation, Lee Roy Selmon’s and Rays Index, departing from Selmon’s locations in Carrollwood and near International […]

     
  • Rays Index Turns Seven Today

    Rays Index Turns Seven Today

    April 3, 2013 at 9:30 am 7 comments

    On this date seven years ago, a biology professor that was hiding from his students during office hours on opening day of the baseball season, started a blog. That Professor had little idea what he was doing as is clearly evident in his first-ever post, a post that included a […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Price’s Lack Of Dominance, Great Gloves, And McGee’s One Bad Pitch

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Price’s Lack Of Dominance, Great Gloves, And McGee’s One Bad Pitch

    April 3, 2013 at 7:46 am 16 comments

    The GBT – The Good, The Bad and The Telling sandwich, where The Bad is nice and lean and the The Telling is ripe. Orioles 7, RAYS 4 (boxscore) THE GOOD: Evan Longoria. Boy he looks healthy. Just 1 hit, but three outstanding diving stops, twice throwing a player out […]