Articles by: Cork Gaines
 

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

    [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans need to know today

    May 16, 2016 at 7:52 am 8 comments

    The GBT – The Good, The Bad and The Telling sandwich, where The Bad is nice and lean and the The Telling is ripe. A’s 7, RAYS 6 (boxscore) THE GOOD: Don’t look now, but Brandon Guyer is now starting every game even if he doesn’t have a defined role and […]

     
  • [Mariners 6, RAYS 4] The plays Rays fans will be talking about today

    [Mariners 6, RAYS 4] The plays Rays fans will be talking about today

    May 11, 2016 at 9:11 am 11 comments

    The GBT – The Good, The Bad and The Telling sandwich, where The Bad is nice and lean and the The Telling is ripe. Mariners 6, RAYS 4 (boxscore) THE GOOD: Steve Pearce is still hot. The Mariners started a lefty, so that meant Pearce was in the lineup and once again […]

     
  • Hank Conger explains why you shouldn’t tickle tigers in bizarre interview

    Hank Conger explains why you shouldn’t tickle tigers in bizarre interview

    May 9, 2016 at 11:29 am 0 comments

    If you watch enough west-coast Rays games you know things can get a little weird during the Sun Sports broadcasts. The latest was the interview below with catcher Hank Conger. Apparently Conger went to Thailand a few years ago and he had a chance to feed some tigers. To this day, […]

     
  • Steven Souza Jr.'s Mother's Day gear from Under Armour.

    [THE HANGOVER] The plays Rays fans will be talking about today

    May 9, 2016 at 7:37 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. RAYS 3, Angels 1 (boxscore) THE GOOD: Don’t look now, but the Rays suddenly have 21 home runs in their last 12 games, including two on […]

     
  • An interesting conversation about Ben Zobrist that raises questions about the Rays’ over-aggressive hitting style

    An interesting conversation about Ben Zobrist that raises questions about the Rays’ over-aggressive hitting style

    May 6, 2016 at 4:11 pm 8 comments

    Much has been made about the Rays and their new aggressive approach at the plate, something that began last year and has reached a new level this season. So it was interesting to listen to the Cubs radio broadcast on Friday afternoon about the patience of Cubs hitters and how […]

     
  • Rays prospect had a sneaky steal of home

    Rays prospect had a sneaky steal of home

    May 6, 2016 at 11:38 am 0 comments

    Johnny Field, the Rays’ fifth-round pick in the 2013 draft, stole home on Thursday night and he did it in a way not usually seen at the professional level. The steal came on the catcher’s throw back to the mound. What is interesting is that the catcher seemed to sense […]

     
  • [Rays 8, Dodgers 5] The plays Rays fans will be talking about today

    [Rays 8, Dodgers 5] The plays Rays fans will be talking about today

    May 5, 2016 at 8:48 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 8, Dodgers 5 (boxscore) THE GOOD: We talked yesterday about how Steve Pearce is a guy who can get hot and start to hit home runs […]

     
  • Raymond got punk’d by Yasiel Puig

    Raymond got punk’d by Yasiel Puig

    May 4, 2016 at 2:17 pm 0 comments

    During pre-game warm-ups on Tuesday, a few Dodgers players, including Yasiel Puig, had a little fun at the expense of Raymond. Not cool, dudes. Not cool. Likes(2)Dislikes(1)

     
  • Some thoughts on the end of the Tampa Tribune

    Some thoughts on the end of the Tampa Tribune

    May 4, 2016 at 9:59 am 4 comments

    I’m sure most of you have heard by now that the Tampa Bay Times bought the Tampa Tribune yesterday, marking the end of the Tribune. First of all, it is a sad day because some talented people are going to lose their jobs. I’m sure they will land on their […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The plays Rays fans will be talking about today

    [THE HANGOVER] The plays Rays fans will be talking about today

    May 4, 2016 at 8:57 am 4 comments

    The GBT – The Good, The Bad and The Telling sandwich, where The Bad is nice and lean and the The Telling is ripe. Dodgers 10, RAYS 5 (boxscore) THE GOOD: Steve Pearce had his second multi-hit game in his last 4 starts. He also has 6 hits, 2 walks, and […]