Ben Zobrist

  • [THE HANGOVER] What Rays Fans Need To Know Today

    [THE HANGOVER] What Rays Fans Need To Know Today

    December 29, 2014 at 10:16 am 6 comments

    They played a bowl game at The Trop this weekend and all anybody wanted to talk about was how crappy the AstroTurf looked and, well, they were right. The word “KNIGHTS” in the endzone looks like it is rendered in camouflage. There was some thought that it just looks different […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] What Rays Fans Need To Know Today

    [THE HANGOVER] What Rays Fans Need To Know Today

    November 17, 2014 at 10:15 am 10 comments

    Ben Zobrist did it again. While playing for the MLB team in Japan, Zobrist went to bat in the sixth inning of a game and used the wrong helmet. Batting right-handed, Zobrist wore his left-handed hitting helmet which of course has the flap on the wrong side. Zobrist faced three […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] What Rays Fans Need To Know Today

    [THE HANGOVER] What Rays Fans Need To Know Today

    November 4, 2014 at 8:25 am 7 comments

    Andrew Friedman has put his area home up for sale for $2.35 million. He apparently paid $1.75 million in 2010, so that would be a nice little profit. As for the house, check out that pool! And you can see Friedman’s office below which includes some champagne bottles among other […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Discussing Ben Zobrist’s Milestone And Yunel Escobar’s Tired Act

    [THE HANGOVER] Discussing Ben Zobrist’s Milestone And Yunel Escobar’s Tired Act

    September 11, 2014 at 8:46 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. Yankees 8, RAYS 5 (boxscore) THE GOOD: Ben Zobrist. Zorilla became the 1,148th player in big league history to collect his 1,000th career basehit and just […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Discussing Hellickson’s Big Start, Zobrist’s New Gear, And Balfour’s Future

    [THE HANGOVER] Discussing Hellickson’s Big Start, Zobrist’s New Gear, And Balfour’s Future

    August 7, 2014 at 9:33 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 7, A’s 3 (boxscore) THE GOOD: Jeremy Hellickson. That was the best Jeremy Hellickson we have seen in over a year, maybe since last April […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Discussing Drew Smyly’s Debut And A Team Acting Like They Have Given Up

    [THE HANGOVER] Discussing Drew Smyly’s Debut And A Team Acting Like They Have Given Up

    August 6, 2014 at 8:18 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. A’s 3, RAYS 0 (boxscore) THE GOOD: Drew Smyly. It’s funny to think about this. What if David Price had been traded for a Drew Smyly […]

     
  • Insider Predicts David Price Will Be Traded To The Dodgers By Thursday

    Insider Predicts David Price Will Be Traded To The Dodgers By Thursday

    July 28, 2014 at 10:21 am 10 comments

    Major League Baseball’s non-waiver trade deadline is Thursday and despite the Rays’ recent surge there are still rumors swirling around the team in general and David Price and Ben Zobrist specifically. What fans need to remember is that the front office knows that the Rays still only have a 10.9% […]

     
  • 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 32 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 […]