Matt Moore

  • [HAPPY HOUR] The One Where We Discuss Selling Tickets, Moore’s Abs, And Evan’s Other Half

    [HAPPY HOUR] The One Where We Discuss Selling Tickets, Moore’s Abs, And Evan’s Other Half

    February 28, 2012 at 2:48 pm 7 comments

    File this under things we would like to see the Rays do to help improve attendance…The University of Michigan’s ticket office has their own twitter page in which they send out ticket deals for sporting events. For example… Ticket Alert: Score $1 tickets (reg. $7) to @umichwbball vs. Northwestern tonight @ […]

     
  • Matt Moore’s Abdomen Discomfort Is Giving Us Abdomen Discomfort

    Matt Moore’s Abdomen Discomfort Is Giving Us Abdomen Discomfort

    February 27, 2012 at 10:25 am 5 comments

    According to Marc Topkin, Matt Moore will miss his scheduled batting practice session today with what is hopefully a minor injury… Rookie LHP Matt Moore will indeed miss his scheduled batting practice session today due to what the Rays are calling “a mild lower abdominal strain”…Moore said it has been […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Policemanship, An Absent Zorilla, And Moore’s Expectations

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Policemanship, An Absent Zorilla, And Moore’s Expectations

    February 24, 2012 at 10:11 am 2 comments

    Joe Maddon had a pretty cool comment that we think shows just how mature this Rays roster is even though they are very young… “For a young guy to come into this camp with bad work habits, I promise you they will be rectified within the day, and not by […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Moore’s Cover, Zim’s Bear, And Mo’s D

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Moore’s Cover, Zim’s Bear, And Mo’s D

    February 23, 2012 at 9:04 am 2 comments

    Matt Moore is on the cover of this month’s Baseball America (right). If you missed it yesterday, Moore was the unanimous choice as top prospect in our annual Top Prospects Meta-analysis. THE JUNKYARD DOGS WEBTOPIA… Marc Topkin has some reactions to the Zim Bear. [The Heater] Jose Molina is already […]

     
  • Wade Davis Might Ask To Be Traded If He Is Moved To The Bullpen, But Understands The Situation

    Wade Davis Might Ask To Be Traded If He Is Moved To The Bullpen, But Understands The Situation

    February 21, 2012 at 2:18 pm 5 comments

    The biggest storyline of the spring for the Rays will likely be the rotation and how the Rays will handle their seven big league starting pitchers. And the early favorite to be replaced in the rotation is Wade Davis. We have already shown you that Davis is probably the weakest […]

     
  • Matt Moore Is The Unanimous Choice As Top Prospect

    Matt Moore Is The Unanimous Choice As Top Prospect

    February 21, 2012 at 11:26 am 1 comment

    It is time for our annual Meta-Analysis of the Rays top prospects. In the science community, a meta-analysis is what we do when we take the work of a bunch of other people, tease the data a little, draw some conclusions that nobody had noticed before, and then pawn it off […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Extending Price, CC’s Start, And Manny’s New Home

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Extending Price, CC’s Start, And Manny’s New Home

    February 16, 2012 at 8:58 am 1 comment

    David Price on Joe Maddon’s extension (via Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times): “Joe is a players’ manager and I love playing for him…I’m happy he got an extension. My turn.” We used to think the Rays missed the boat on this one. But after seeing what David Price […]

     
  • WATCH: Dewayne Staats Talks About Matt Moore

    February 10, 2012 at 12:42 pm 1 comment

    Here is a short video of Rays play-by-play guy Dewayne Staats, talking about Matt Moore. The discussion is fairly vanilla and directed more at a national audience, but… IT’S DEWAYNE STAATS! Which of course means the season is getting closer… Your browser does not support iframes. Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

     
  • Six Rays Among ESPN.com’s Top 100 Prospects

    Six Rays Among ESPN.com’s Top 100 Prospects

    February 9, 2012 at 3:11 pm 8 comments

    The Rays placed six prospects among ESPN.com’s top 100 prospects for 2012. Leading the way is Matt Moore, who is third, trailing only Mike Trout of the Angels and Bryce Harper of the Nationals. Last season, the Rays had eight players on the list. Jeremy Hellickson, Desmond Jennings, and Jake […]

     
  • Live Chat With Matt Moore

    February 9, 2012 at 11:59 am 0 comments

    ESPN.com has released their list of the top 100 prospects and Matt Moore comes in at number three (more on this later). But in the meantime, Moore will make an appearance on ESPN.com at 3pm ET for a live chat. You can join in at the link below. Chat with […]