Articles by: Cork Gaines
 

  • Chris Archer tries to play Wiffle Ball and fails miserably

    Chris Archer tries to play Wiffle Ball and fails miserably

    September 18, 2015 at 1:50 pm 0 comments

    Chris Archer is a great baseball pitcher, one of the best in the world. He is not a good Wiffle Ball player. In segment for GQ magazine, Archer gives Wiffle Ball a shot, both pitching and hitting, and let’s just say he is not making any Wiffle Ball All-Star teams […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] A good sign that Matt Moore is finally back

    [THE HANGOVER] A good sign that Matt Moore is finally back

    September 18, 2015 at 10:23 am 0 comments

    The GBT – The Good, The Bad and The Telling sandwich, where The Bad is nice and lean and the The Telling is ripe. Orioles 4, RAYS 3 (boxscore) THE GOOD: Matt Moore is back! Hopefully. We need to see more, but he was definitely back for at least one […]

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

    [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans need to know today

    September 17, 2015 at 10:19 am 0 comments

    The GBT – The Good, The Bad and The Telling sandwich, where The Bad is nice and lean and the The Telling is ripe. Yankees 3, RAYS 1 (boxscore) THE GOOD: Chris Archer struck out 7 and now has 243 on the season, a new franchise record. Scott Kazmir had the previous […]

     
  • Rays to sign Carlos Pena who will then immediately retire

    Rays to sign Carlos Pena who will then immediately retire

    September 16, 2015 at 1:57 pm 2 comments

    The Rays will sign former first baseman Carlos Pena to a 1-day contract on Friday. He will then announce his retirement, the team announced on Wednesday. Pena, who is currently serving as an analyst for the MLB Network, last appeared in the big leagues in 2014 when he played 18 […]

     
  • Brad Boxberger blames Kevin Cash for his recent poor performance

    Brad Boxberger blames Kevin Cash for his recent poor performance

    September 16, 2015 at 9:57 am 25 comments

    Brad Boxberger was great in 2014, posting a 2.37 ERA in a breakout season. He hasn’t been great this season at times, especially recently, and he is blaming his struggles on how much he has been used. While Boxberger doesn’t call out manager Kevin Cash by name, he might as […]

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

    [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans need to know today

    September 15, 2015 at 10:53 am 7 comments

      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: How good has Erasmo Ramirez been this year? Ramirez wasn’t even supposed to be in the rotation this year. The trade, in which […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The Rays aren’t eliminated yet, but they might as well be

    [THE HANGOVER] The Rays aren’t eliminated yet, but they might as well be

    September 14, 2015 at 9:02 am 14 comments

    The GBT – The Good, The Bad and The Telling sandwich, where The Bad is nice and lean and the The Telling is ripe. Red Sox 2, RAYS 0 (boxscore) THE GOOD: The end is near…With Steven Souza Jr activated on Friday, it feels like this is the closest the Rays […]

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

    [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans need to know today

    September 10, 2015 at 8:40 am 6 comments

    The GBT – The Good, The Bad and The Telling sandwich, where The Bad is nice and lean and the The Telling is ripe. RAYS 8, Tigers 0 (boxscore) THE GOOD: The Rays hit 4 solo home runs in the 8-0 lead, led by Logan Forsythe who hit his 16th home run. […]

     
  • Rays pitching prospect named USA Today Minor League Player of the Year

    Rays pitching prospect named USA Today Minor League Player of the Year

    September 9, 2015 at 11:24 am 3 comments

    Tampa Bay Rays pitching prospect Blake Snell has been named Minor League Player of the Year by USA Today. The lefty went 15-4 with a 1.41 ERA in 25 appearances (23 starts) at three levels this year, including 6-2 with a 1.83 ERA in nine triple-A starts. Snell is no stranger […]

     
  • Here is the Rays’ 2016 schedule

    Here is the Rays’ 2016 schedule

    September 8, 2015 at 1:53 pm 0 comments

    Some of the more notable dates on the Rays’ 2016 schedule include: Opening Day is April 4 at home against the Blue Jays The Rays will host the Dodgers for 2 games in May, the Giants for a 3-game set in June, and the Padres for 3 games in August. […]