Archive for December 11th, 2013

  • Wil Myers Went To A Hockey Game And Did Something With A Siren

    Wil Myers Went To A Hockey Game And Did Something With A Siren

    December 11, 2013 at 9:47 pm 0 comments

    Apparently the Carolina Hurricanes have a siren that goes off before their games. Sometimes they get a celebrity to crank the siren. Recently, that celebrity was Wil Myers. Here is a video (via SBNation.com)…

     
  • Rays Lose Out On Another First Base Option

    Rays Lose Out On Another First Base Option

    December 11, 2013 at 4:55 pm 4 comments

    The Rays are still in need of somebody to play first base in 2014 and now we know it will not be Logan Morrison as he was traded to the Seattle Mariners according to Clark Spencer of the Miami Herald. Morrison became available when the Marlins signed Garrett Jones earlier […]

     
  • Here Is Derek Shelton In A Commercial For A Hitting Trainer

    Here Is Derek Shelton In A Commercial For A Hitting Trainer

    December 11, 2013 at 4:11 pm 1 comment

    Below is a commercial that aired today on the MLB Network and it stars Rays hitting coach Derek Shelton endorsing a hitting training. I think the commercial has been around for a while, but this is the first time I have seen it. In fact, I vaguely recall one of […]

     
  • Hot Stove Odds And Ends: Delmon Young, Mark Reynolds, And Another Reliever

    Hot Stove Odds And Ends: Delmon Young, Mark Reynolds, And Another Reliever

    December 11, 2013 at 1:30 pm 4 comments

    Here are some more minor notes buzzing from the Winter Meetings… The Marlins are showing interest in Delmon Young. As I have stated before, with only four bench spots, it doesn’t make sense for the Rays to sign Young if his only job is to be a DH against left-handed […]

     
  • Jake Odorizzi Named The Top Prospect In The Rays’ Organization

    Jake Odorizzi Named The Top Prospect In The Rays’ Organization

    December 11, 2013 at 1:02 pm 0 comments

    Baseball America has released their annual list of the top ten prospects in the Rays’ organization and pitcher Jake Odorizzi came out on top. Odorizzi, who made four starts for the Rays in 2013, was one of the prospects that came to the Rays in the James Shields-Wil Myers trade. […]

     
  • Trade With Mariners For David Price Hits A Major Snag

    Trade With Mariners For David Price Hits A Major Snag

    December 11, 2013 at 11:35 am 6 comments

    One aspect of any David Price trade that we have only briefly touched on is that any team that acquires Price is going to want to sign him to a long-term extension. Ken Rosenthal is now reporting that Price would not consider signing a long term deal with the Mariners […]