Archive for January, 2016

  • The Rays are getting screwed by a rule designed to protect teams like the Rays

    The Rays are getting screwed by a rule designed to protect teams like the Rays

    January 29, 2016 at 11:34 am 10 comments

    Sports Illustrated gave the Rays a D+ for their off-season moves. That was before the Rays traded Jake McGee for Corey Dickerson and a prospect on Thursday, but it is unlikely that one move would move the needle very much. Well, it sounds like the Rays want to make another […]

     
  • Sports Illustrated gives the Rays a D+ for their off-season moves

    Sports Illustrated gives the Rays a D+ for their off-season moves

    January 25, 2016 at 9:38 am 14 comments

    It seems like every year the Rays enter the off-season seemingly needing just one or two big pieces to turn the corner and most off-seasons it seems like the Rays come up a little short. That being said, in most winters, the Rays typically do something that at least gets the […]

     
  • Chris Archer’s hair is taking on a life of its own

    Chris Archer’s hair is taking on a life of its own

    January 11, 2016 at 11:32 am 3 comments

    Chris Archer did not cut his hair all season. It appears that the practice has continued into the off-season. Live NOW on @MLBNetwork: the one and only @ChrisArcher42. pic.twitter.com/YfUx3tc2ja — Tampa Bay Rays (@RaysBaseball) January 11, 2016 At this rate, Likes(0)Dislikes(2)

     
  • Sudden surge in Fred McGriff’s Hall of Fame voting is probably too little, too late

    Sudden surge in Fred McGriff’s Hall of Fame voting is probably too little, too late

    January 7, 2016 at 11:25 am 4 comments

    On Wednesday the Baseball Writers Association of America announced that Ken Griffey Jr. and Mike Piazza had been elected into the Hall of Fame. More importantly for Rays fans, former outfielder Randy Winn was robbed by not receiving a single vote in his first year of eligibility. Wait. That’s not […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans need to know today

    [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans need to know today

    January 4, 2016 at 11:17 am 0 comments

    Here are a few links to start the week… Evan Longoria got married. [TBO.com] A recap of the past year in the Rays’ search for a new stadium. Basically nothing happened. Oh yay. [Shadow of the Stadium] One of the prospects received in the Wil Myers trade is listed as one […]