Archive for September 2nd, 2014

  • Tailgating Game 139: So Many Shutouts During Rays Games

    Tailgating Game 139: So Many Shutouts During Rays Games

    September 2, 2014 at 4:10 pm 0 comments

    Playing A Little Pepper… The Rays are now tied for the MLB lead with 18 shutout wins and 16 shutout losses. The 34 games in which one of the teams failed to score is the most in the AL since the 1973 Yankees (37). The last team to lead both […]

     
  • Why Joe Maddon May Not Be Managing The Rays Next Season

    Why Joe Maddon May Not Be Managing The Rays Next Season

    September 2, 2014 at 12:16 pm 9 comments

    There are only 24 games left in the 2014 season and as strange as it may sound, these may be the final 24 games for Joe Maddon as manager of the Tampa Bay Rays. Marc Topkin recently brought the subject up in a longer column on the final month and […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Discussing A Rare Walk-Off Win For The Rays

    [THE HANGOVER] Discussing A Rare Walk-Off Win For The Rays

    September 2, 2014 at 8:02 am 1 comment

    The GBT – The Good, The Bad and The Telling sandwich, where The Bad is nice and lean and the The Telling is ripe. RAYS (boxscore) THE GOOD: Evan Longoria.Wil Myers’ opposite field double was a nice sight. But even better was Evan Longoria coming through with the 2-out, 2-run […]