Articles by: Cork Gaines
 

  • [WORLD B. FRIEDMAN] Andrew Friedman Running Rays Like A Fantasy Baseball Team

    [WORLD B. FRIEDMAN] Andrew Friedman Running Rays Like A Fantasy Baseball Team

    April 24, 2008 at 1:29 pm 2 comments

    We have no idea if Andrew Friedman plays fantasy baseball. We have a feeling that Bud Selig might frown upon the idea of team executives logging in every morning to check the rosters of imaginary teams with real players. Looking at the Rays transaction wire this season, we have to […]

     
  • [THE ARCHIVES] One Year Ago On Rays Index

    [THE ARCHIVES] One Year Ago On Rays Index

    April 24, 2008 at 12:10 pm 0 comments

    One year ago on Rays Index, we told you about Manny Stiles running a live blog from the Trop’s press box. ManRay Goes Where No Blogger Has Gone Before [Rays Index] Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Rays Likely Without Wheeler And Percival Tonight

    [THE HANGOVER] Rays Likely Without Wheeler And Percival Tonight

    April 24, 2008 at 9:30 am 4 comments

    THE GOOD: With McScrappy on third base and two outs in the first, Jason Hammel got Vernon Wells to strike out to end the inning and avoid early trouble…Lots ‘o goodies in Rays Rally in 6th inning with the Rays down 3-0. Opposite field lead-off double by Dioner Navarro, followed […]

     
  • [DOWN ON THE FARM] Kazmir Not Happy With How Rehab Start Was Handled

    [DOWN ON THE FARM] Kazmir Not Happy With How Rehab Start Was Handled

    April 24, 2008 at 1:00 am 0 comments

    Charlotte 11, Durham 2. Chris Mason dropped to 0-3 after allowing 5 runs in 3.2 innings…Joel Guzman hit his 4th home run and Reid Brignac was given a night off. Jacksonville 15, Montgomery 9. Mike Wlodarczyk gave up 8 runs (6 earned) in 3.1 innings…Joh Jaso was 2-4 with a […]

     
  • [RI CONFIDENCE GRAPH] The Rays Index Confidence Graph: Week 4

    [RI CONFIDENCE GRAPH] The Rays Index Confidence Graph: Week 4

    April 23, 2008 at 12:31 pm 0 comments

    The Rays Confidence Graph will appear every Wednesday and is a look at how much confidence Rays fans have in the Tampa Bay Rays. The graph is designed to give us a look at how our emotional bias as Rays fans fluctuates through time. The “confidence” in the team is […]

     
  • [THE ARCHIVES] Two Years Ago On Rays Index

    [THE ARCHIVES] Two Years Ago On Rays Index

    April 23, 2008 at 12:05 pm 0 comments

    Two years ago on Rays Index, we declared our love for “The Fossum Flop“ The Fossum Flop [Rays Index] Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Rays Stay Undefeated In Orlando

    [THE HANGOVER] Rays Stay Undefeated In Orlando

    April 23, 2008 at 11:09 am 11 comments

    THE GOOD: James Shields showed us that he is a winner last night. He struggled early without his best stuff and with shoddy defense behind him, but fought through it and still managed to give Joe Maddon 7 innings. For all the changes to the bullpen, the biggest reason the […]

     
  • [DOWN ON THE FARM] Bulls And Biscuits Work Overtime

    [DOWN ON THE FARM] Bulls And Biscuits Work Overtime

    April 23, 2008 at 9:25 am 0 comments

    Durham 3, Charlotte 2 (11 inn.). A one-out single in the bottom of the 11th by Jeremy Owens won the game for the Bulls…JK Ryu started and struck out 6 in 5 innings, allowing 1 run…Dale Thayer had a chance to close out the win in the 9th but a […]

     
  • [LIVE BLOG] Rays Index Live Blog-A-Baloo Of The Week (TONIGHT)

    [LIVE BLOG] Rays Index Live Blog-A-Baloo Of The Week (TONIGHT)

    April 22, 2008 at 5:41 pm 4 comments

    Just a quick reminder that we will be Live-Blogging tonight’s opening game of the Toronto series in Orlando…only it won’t be here. If you came here, listen very carefully…YOU ARE IN THE WRONG PLACE!! Instead head over the RAYSHEADS Facebook Page. It will be a little less formal than the […]

     
  • [POWER RANKINGS] The Tampa Bay Rays Power Rankings: Week 4

    [POWER RANKINGS] The Tampa Bay Rays Power Rankings: Week 4

    April 22, 2008 at 12:21 pm 2 comments

    It’s Tuesday so it is time to update the Tampa Bay Rays Power Rankings. These rankings are a combination of overall importance to the team and a general “who’s hot and who’s not”, mixed with how we currently feel about and perceive each member of the team. It is by […]