Articles by: Cork Gaines
 

  • Evan Longoria, Alex Cobb, and Asdrubal Cabrera on Photo Day

    [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans need to know today

    March 2, 2015 at 8:49 am 0 comments

    Veteran relief pitcher Ronald Belisario is a non-roster invitee to Rays spring training camp and his chances of making the team just took a big hit when it was announced he has a broken bone in his non-throwing shoulder. But it is when Balisario broke his shoulder that will leave […]

     
  • Rays release former 1st-round pick who had been suspended 3 times

    Rays release former 1st-round pick who had been suspended 3 times

    February 27, 2015 at 3:58 pm 9 comments

    The Rays have released Josh Sale, the 17th pick of the 2010 MLB draft, according to multiple reports. Sale had been suspended three times by the Rays and played in just 224 games in the four seasons since being drafted. The first suspension came in 2012 when Sale was one […]

     
  • Evan Longoria ranked as the 51st best player in MLB

    Evan Longoria ranked as the 51st best player in MLB

    February 27, 2015 at 10:50 am 6 comments

    The MLB Network is working their way through their annual list of the top 100 players in Major League Baseball and even though the top 40 have yet to be revealed it seems safe to say that there won’t be any Rays among them and it appears that just two […]

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

    [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans need to know today

    February 27, 2015 at 9:22 am 2 comments

    Jake Odorizzi put on 17 pounds this off-season. his goal was 20 and he told Fox 13 Sports that it wasn’t easy. “It was hard, it wasn’t easy … It was a lot of eating. Sounds like it would be easy, but you get to a point where food doesn’t […]

     
  • Ben Zobrist in an Oakland A’s uniform is a jarring sight

    Ben Zobrist in an Oakland A’s uniform is a jarring sight

    February 25, 2015 at 4:49 pm 4 comments

    I hope you are sitting for this one because you really need to be sitting. And here is one more. Likes(0)Dislikes(2)

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

    [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans need to know today

    February 25, 2015 at 10:55 am 4 comments

    The mayor of St. Pete and the Rays have reached a new agreement that would allow the Rays to look for new stadium sites in Hillsborough County. However, the mayor will not present the deal to the city council unless he feels it will be approved according to Charlie Frago […]

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

    [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans need to know today

    February 24, 2015 at 9:53 am 0 comments

    The Boston Red Sox have signed 19-year-old infielder Yoan Moncada. The international free agent will get a $31.5 million signing bonus. However, because the Red Sox went over their international bonus limit, the signing will actually cost them $63.0 million between the bonus and the tax. The signing impacts the […]

     
  • Raymond showed off his crazy dance moves at Fan Fest

    Raymond showed off his crazy dance moves at Fan Fest

    February 23, 2015 at 4:53 pm 1 comment

    The Rays lost Andrew Friedman, Joe Maddon, and Ben Zobrist this off-season but they still have Raymond. I have no idea how that will help the Rays win games, but we will still be entertained. And the grand finale… Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

     
  • The first sign that attendance at Rays games is going to be even worse this year

    The first sign that attendance at Rays games is going to be even worse this year

    February 23, 2015 at 11:29 am 17 comments

    The Rays finished dead-last in attendance last season with just 17,857 tickets distributed per game, their lowest average since the 2007 season, and there are good reasons to think it will go even lower this season. But if attendance at this weekend’s Fan Fest is any indication, this year’s attendance […]

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

    [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans need to know today

    February 23, 2015 at 8:46 am 4 comments

    Here is an odd twist to the new season. BJ Upton will no longer be BJ Upton. The former Rays centerfielder will now go by his real name, Melvin. #Braves exec John Hart made passing reference to “Melvin” (B.J.) Upton, then confirmed player will go by Melvin Upton Jr, this […]