01. Players

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

    [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans need to know today

    August 26, 2015 at 8:51 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. Twins 11, RAYS 7 (boxscore) THE GOOD: James Loney took news of his suspension well, going 3-5, driving in 3. Kevin Kiermaier also added 3 hits. THE BAD: […]

     
  • Chris Archer’s ‘Personal Legend’ is a great story even if it rubs some the wrong way

    Chris Archer’s ‘Personal Legend’ is a great story even if it rubs some the wrong way

    August 25, 2015 at 8:42 am 8 comments

    Chris Archer is the latest athlete to open up for Derek Jeter’s “The Players’ Tribune.” Jeter’s website is a place where, in theory*, athletes get to open up about whatever they choose and not worry about being misquoted or having comments taken out of context. Archer’s column is about his […]

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

    [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans need to know today

    August 24, 2015 at 9:23 am 5 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 8, RAYS 2 (boxscore) THE GOOD: Asdrubal Cabrera continues his hot streak since take his 2-week vacation on the DL. He had 4 more hits […]

     
  • Chris Archer’s 1-hit shutout was the most dominant pitching performance in Rays’ history

    Chris Archer’s 1-hit shutout was the most dominant pitching performance in Rays’ history

    August 21, 2015 at 8:30 am 10 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 1, Astros (boxscore) THE GOOD: It starts and ends with Chris Archer, literally. Chris Archer tossed a 1-hit shutout with 11 strikeouts and 1 walk and […]

     
  • Jake McGee to have surgery on his knee, will be out 6-8 weeks

    Jake McGee to have surgery on his knee, will be out 6-8 weeks

    August 20, 2015 at 2:04 pm 3 comments

    More bad news for the Rays as they announced today that Jake McGee will need arthroscopic surgery on his knee as he was diagnosed with a torn meniscus in his left knee. Here is the statement from the Rays: “Following an MRI this morning and examination by Dr. Koco Eaton in […]

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

    [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans need to know today

    August 17, 2015 at 9:06 am 2 comments

    The GBT – The Good, The Bad and The Telling sandwich, where The Bad is nice and lean and the The Telling is ripe. Rangers 5, RAYS 3 (boxscore) THE GOOD: I loved this catch by Kevin Kiermaier. Not only was it a great catch, but I love that Prince Fielder thought […]

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

    [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans need to know today

    August 13, 2015 at 9:43 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 9, Braves 6 (boxscore) THE GOOD: The Rays drive me nuts. They go weeks where you wonder if they will ever win 2 games in […]

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

    [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans need to know today

    August 12, 2015 at 8:17 am 10 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 2, Braves 0 (boxscore) THE GOOD: Erasmo Ramirez got off to a shaky start but settled down nicely. After giving up 4 hits to the first 8 batters […]

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

    [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans need to know today

    August 10, 2015 at 8:37 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 4, Mets 3 (boxscore) THE GOOD: Richie Shaffer has a big league bat. It will be a while before we really know how good he […]

     
  • Rays add a hitter who once gave Chris Archer a death stare

    Rays add a hitter who once gave Chris Archer a death stare

    August 5, 2015 at 11:59 am 4 comments

    The Rays have claimed outfielder Daniel Nava off of waivers, according to Jon Heyman. Nava was hitting .152 with no home runs in 29 games when he was designated for assignment last week. The Rays won’t add Nava to the roster until after Wednesday’s game, according to Marc Topkin. It […]