Jake McGee

  • Rays may be close to trading Jake McGee

    Rays may be close to trading Jake McGee

    December 12, 2015 at 12:02 pm 9 comments

    Jake McGee has been a constant name mentioned in Rays’ trade discussions this offseason and now there is a report that suggests the team could be close to trading their dominating co-closer. According to Jon Morosi of Fox Sports, trade talks involving McGee have “intensified” in recent days. “Sources: Rays […]

     
  • Teams showing a lot of interest in trading for Jake McGee and Brad Boxberger

    Teams showing a lot of interest in trading for Jake McGee and Brad Boxberger

    November 12, 2015 at 2:57 pm 5 comments

    The Rays have to top-level relievers in Jake McGee and Brad Boxberger and a well-earned reputation for being able to build a bullpen from shopping at the salvage yard. So it makes sense that a lot of teams have inquired about the possibility of trading for one or the other. The […]

     
  • 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 […]

     
  • Tampa Bay Rays more likely to trade Brad Boxberger or Jake McGee than add a hitter

    Tampa Bay Rays more likely to trade Brad Boxberger or Jake McGee than add a hitter

    July 24, 2015 at 8:37 am 7 comments

    While fans are hoping the Rays will add a bat or six to the big league roster leading up to the trade deadline, the Rays are more likely to be sellers and trade away players from their roster, according to Marc Topkin of TampaBay.com. “[The Rays] are more likely to trade away […]

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

    [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans need to know today

    May 18, 2015 at 8:36 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. RAYS 11, Twins 3 (boxscore) THE GOOD: So Jake McGee looked like the old Jake McGee pitching the 7th inning for his first appearance of the […]

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

    [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans need to know today

    May 14, 2015 at 7:56 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. RAYS 3, Yankees 2 (boxscore) THE GOOD: Kevin Kiermaier had been struggling with his throws recently and in the 5th with 2 outs, the Yankees tested his […]

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

    [THE HANGOVER] What Rays Fans Need To Know Today

    January 14, 2015 at 9:00 am 2 comments

    All eight Rays players eligible for arbitration have officially filed according to Marc Topkin. The players include (with projected salary in parentheses): Alex Cobb ($4.5 million) Jake McGee ($3.8 million) John Jaso ($3.3 million) Desmond Jennings ($3.2 million) Drew Smyly ($3.0 million) Kevin Jepsen ($2.6 million) Rene Rivera ($1.3 million) […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Discussing The Bullpen Roles, Jose Molina, And Mike Trout

    [THE HANGOVER] Discussing The Bullpen Roles, Jose Molina, And Mike Trout

    June 23, 2014 at 8:22 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. RAYS 5, Astros 2 (boxscore) THE GOOD: Evan Longoria. 3 more hits on Sunday and Longo now has 11 hits, including 5 extra-base hits in his last […]

     
  • Joe Maddon Explains Why Jake McGee Is Not The Closer Even Though He Really Is

    Joe Maddon Explains Why Jake McGee Is Not The Closer Even Though He Really Is

    June 17, 2014 at 11:19 am 2 comments

    The Rays have suddenly won three games in a row. But if there is one big lesson from these games is that Jake McGee is the new Rays closer even if Joe Maddon won’t admit it. Let me clarify. McGee is not a closer in the traditional sense. But he […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Myers’ Bat, McGee’s Second Inning, And One Bad Shift

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Myers’ Bat, McGee’s Second Inning, And One Bad Shift

    July 29, 2013 at 8:30 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. Yankees 6, RAYS 5 (boxscore) THE GOOD: Wil Myers. So, here is the question about Myers that will be answered in the next two months: Is […]