Ben Zobrist

  • Rays Telling Teams David Price And Ben Zobrist Will Not Be Traded In Next 7 Days

    Rays Telling Teams David Price And Ben Zobrist Will Not Be Traded In Next 7 Days

    July 22, 2014 at 7:47 am 21 comments

    In an interview with WEEI in Boston, Peter Gammons said that “people in Seattle” thought they were close to a trade with the Rays for Zobrist, but that the Rays backed off. More importantly, the Rays are now telling teams that they will wait until the deadline to make a […]

     
  • More David Price And Ben Zobrist Trade Rumors With An Evan Longoria Cameo

    More David Price And Ben Zobrist Trade Rumors With An Evan Longoria Cameo

    July 21, 2014 at 9:54 am 6 comments

    When it comes to the David Price sweepstakes, it appears as though four teams have emerged as the favorites, the Dodgers, the Cardinals, the Mariners, and the Rays. Despite the Rays playing better, the team is still talking with other teams about potential trades that would involve Price and/or Ben […]

     
  • Tailgating Game 99: More On Trade Talks With Mariners

    Tailgating Game 99: More On Trade Talks With Mariners

    July 19, 2014 at 3:39 pm 18 comments

    Playing A Little Pepper… No surprise here, but Jon Heyman does confirm that the Rays have discussed top pitching prospect Taijuan Walker with the Mariners in a potential deal that would include David Price, Ben Zobrist, or both. According to Heyman, the two teams have discussed deal involving both players […]

     
  • Mariners Trying To Trade For David Price And Ben Zobrist

    Mariners Trying To Trade For David Price And Ben Zobrist

    July 17, 2014 at 2:49 pm 25 comments

    Earlier today we learned that Ben Zobrist is likely to be dealt if David Price is traded. Now comes word that they may both be dealt at the same time. The Rays are currently in talks with the Seattle Mariners about a trade that would involve both Price and Zobrist […]

     
  • Expert Says Ben Zobrist’s Future With The Rays Depends On David Price

    Expert Says Ben Zobrist’s Future With The Rays Depends On David Price

    July 17, 2014 at 12:44 pm 0 comments

    Buster Olney was a guest on 95.7 The Game in San Francisco and was asked initially about the Dodgers chances of trading for David Price. While he says that the Dodgers “were not close with any kind of a trade for Price as of yesterday at 5:00 in the afternoon,” […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Discussing Alex Cobb’s Support, Mistakes, And Trade Season

    [THE HANGOVER] Discussing Alex Cobb’s Support, Mistakes, And Trade Season

    June 19, 2014 at 8:36 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. Orioles 2, RAYS 0 (boxscore) THE GOOD: Alex Cobb. The Rays are averaging just 1.82 runs scored when Cobb starts. If Cobb had enough innings to […]

     
  • Tailgating Game 55: Rays (23-31) At Red Sox (24-29)

    Tailgating Game 55: Rays (23-31) At Red Sox (24-29)

    May 30, 2014 at 4:47 pm 1 comment

    Playing A Little Pepper… Cole Figueroa was optioned back to Durham and Ben Zobrist has been activated and is in the linup tonight…The Rays enter their 3-game set at Fenway Park 8.5 games behind the Blue Jays in last place in the AL East. Only 3 teams in baseball (Cubs, […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Discussing Jake’s Return, Zorbist’s Injury, And Upton’s Strikeout

    [THE HANGOVER] Discussing Jake’s Return, Zorbist’s Injury, And Upton’s Strikeout

    May 15, 2014 at 7:30 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 2, Mariners 0 (boxscore) THE GOOD: Jake Odorizzi. We’ll have more on this later today, but Odorizzi appears to have turned the corner and figured […]

     
  • Ben Zobrist Injured His Thumb Sliding Into Second Base

    Ben Zobrist Injured His Thumb Sliding Into Second Base

    May 14, 2014 at 4:42 pm 2 comments

    Ben Zobrist was thrown out trying to steal second base against the Mariners and immediately grabbed his left thumb in pain and was taken out of the game. Zobrist was sliding head first and tried to avoid the tag with his left arm. If you watch closely, the glove hits […]

     
  • Spring Training Game 6: Desmond Jennings Hits Home Run Out Of Stadium

    Spring Training Game 6: Desmond Jennings Hits Home Run Out Of Stadium

    March 5, 2014 at 5:25 pm 0 comments

    Rays 5, Yankees 4 [boxscore] Ben Zobrist’s back must be feeling OK as he hit his first home run of the season. Also, Desmond Jennings hit one out of the stadium. Here is that home run. You can see the rest of the highlights below. Here are the highlights from […]