Ben Zobrist

  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss The Zobrists (Again), Dirtbag On Zim And Some New Spring Invites

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss The Zobrists (Again), Dirtbag On Zim And Some New Spring Invites

    February 13, 2010 at 2:02 pm 1 comment

    Ben Zobrist and his wife Julianna are on Twitter (@TheZobrists), although it appears that most (all?) of the tweets are from Julianna. So now you can follow the real-life Jimmy and Milly. And yes, that pic to the right is from their Twitter account. Poor child. DEVIL DOGS WEBTOPIA… BJ […]

     
  • Ben And Julianna Zobrist Talk About Their 2010 Goals (Video)

    February 12, 2010 at 10:00 am 7 comments

    After his recent Wiffle Ball outing, Ben Zobrist sat down with his wife Julianna for an interview. It is hard to watch this video and not think Ben and Julianna are the real-life version of Jimmy and Milly from “Bull Durham.” More importantly, fast forward to the 3:00 mark where […]

     
  • Ben Zobrist: Wiffle Ball Champion

    February 9, 2010 at 10:00 am 7 comments

    Lest you think that Ben Zobrist hasn’t been keeping his swing fine-tuned this off-season, he recently led a team of neighborhood youngins in a game of Wiffle Ball against a team led by TobyMac. Don’t know who TobyMac is? Shame on you! He is “one of the first Christian rappers” […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss A Caveman Discount, One In The Bush And Joyce’s Job To Lose

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss A Caveman Discount, One In The Bush And Joyce’s Job To Lose

    January 30, 2010 at 9:20 am 3 comments

    In an interesting twist to the Johnny Damon situation, Jon Heyman of SI.com says Damon turned down a $6 million offer from the Yankees. In a last-ditch effort late last week after Damon himself called the team, Cashman, one of baseball’s best dealmakers, tried floating a contract of $6 million […]

     
  • Ben Zobrist Baseball Camp: About What You’d Expect

    January 5, 2010 at 10:00 am 0 comments

    Ben Zobrist recently conducted a baseball camp to what appears to be the Duggar children. Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

     
  • The 12 Days Of Raysmas: Day 5 (5 Positions With 20 Home Runs)

    The 12 Days Of Raysmas: Day 5 (5 Positions With 20 Home Runs)

    December 29, 2009 at 10:00 am 10 comments

    If you have been hanging around these parts for a while, you know that the model for this site is to tell you what the Rays have done, what they are doing and try to project what they will do based on what we have learned. Unlike most team blogs, […]

     
  • The 12 Days Of Raysmas: Day 4 (4 Gold Glove Infielders)

    The 12 Days Of Raysmas: Day 4 (4 Gold Glove Infielders)

    December 28, 2009 at 1:37 pm 2 comments

    If you have been hanging around these parts for a while, you know that the model for this site is to tell you what the Rays have done, what they are doing and try to project what they will do based on what we have learned. Unlike most team blogs, […]

     
  • Baseball America’s Projected Rays 2012 Lineup

    Baseball America’s Projected Rays 2012 Lineup

    December 22, 2009 at 2:41 pm 20 comments

    For those that follow the minor league system, it always fun to project the Rays lineup 2-3 years down the road. Baseball America does just this with the release of their Top 10 Rays prospects list. And while projecting a lineup 2-3 years into the future is akin to guessing […]

     
  • Ben Zobrist 8th Most Valuable American Leaguer

    November 23, 2009 at 2:33 pm 3 comments

    Joe Mauer has been named the 2009 American League MVP. Ben Zobrist 8th place finish, was the highest ever for the Rays. Zobrist’s highest vote was a sixth-place vote. Evan Longoria finished 19th. Carlos Pena had the highest finish ever by the Rays in the AL MVP voting with 9th place finishes […]

     
  • AL MVP: Zobrist About To Become Face In War Between Statheads And Sabermetric Defamation League

    AL MVP: Zobrist About To Become Face In War Between Statheads And Sabermetric Defamation League

    November 23, 2009 at 9:19 am 4 comments

    The AL MVP award will be announced today, which means Ben Zobrist is about to become the latest and maybe most controversial name in the fight between those that believe stats are the end-all, be-all and those that think Sabermetrics is synonymous with Satan. According to Wins Above Replacement (WAR), […]