01. Players

  • [Rays 3, Dodgers 1] What Rays fans will be talking about today

    [Rays 3, Dodgers 1] What Rays fans will be talking about today

    July 28, 2016 at 9:24 am 5 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, Dodgers 1 (boxscore) THE GOOD: Matt Moore had another solid outing, holding the Dodgers to just 1 unearned run in 6.2 innings. He struck out […]

     
  • Everything Rays fans need to know about recent trade rumors

    Everything Rays fans need to know about recent trade rumors

    July 27, 2016 at 9:44 am 8 comments

    The Rays lost last night in Los Angeles. Meh. So instead of talking about that, let’s get caught up on all the trade rumors that are scurrying about. According to Marc Topkin, “at least 10 teams” are having ongoing discussions with the Rays about trading for one their starting pitchers. […]

     
  • MLB insider says another weird thing about the Rays that is probably not true

    MLB insider says another weird thing about the Rays that is probably not true

    July 26, 2016 at 11:30 am 1 comment

    Last time we checked in on Jon Paul Morosi of Fox Sports he was teasing a potential Evan Longoria-to-the-Dodgers trade rumor only to later admit that sources said it wouldn’t happen, but maybe it will happen later on. Also, maybe it won’t, who knows. Let’s fast-forward a few days and […]

     
  • MLB insider says Chris Archer is available for trade but there is a catch

    MLB insider says Chris Archer is available for trade but there is a catch

    July 21, 2016 at 11:16 am 8 comments

    We are closing in on the trade deadline which means we are in the middle of baseball’s silly season. With the Rays out of the race and loaded with starting pitchers, seemingly every playoff contender is interested in trading for one of the Rays’ young arms, and one name that […]

     
  • [Rays 11, Rockies 3] What Rays fans will be talking about today

    [Rays 11, Rockies 3] What Rays fans will be talking about today

    July 21, 2016 at 9:38 am 3 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, Rockies 3 (boxscore) THE GOOD: Have yourself a day, Tim Beckham! Beckham went 5-5 as the Rays crushed the Rockies for the second-straight day. If […]

     
  • The trade value of the Rays’ starting pitchers just went up

    The trade value of the Rays’ starting pitchers just went up

    July 20, 2016 at 9:25 am 2 comments

    The Los Angeles Dodgers just suffered a big blow to their World Series hopes and it could turn out to be a huge blessing for the Tampa Bay Rays. The Dodgers have announced that they have once again shut down star pitcher Clayton Kershaw after he suffered a setback during […]

     
  • MLB insider teases Evan Longoria trade rumor that is 99% bull poop

    MLB insider teases Evan Longoria trade rumor that is 99% bull poop

    July 18, 2016 at 7:17 pm 4 comments

    Let the silly season begin! The Rays are bad. The Rays have a lot of potential trade pieces. So it is natural that just about every good Rays player will be mentioned in trade rumors. That includes Evan Longoria. Enter Jon Paul Morosi of MLB.com with a column titled “Could […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans will be talking about today

    [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans will be talking about today

    July 18, 2016 at 9:51 am 3 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, Orioles 2 (boxscore) THE GOOD: Evan Longoria is good at baseball. It’s a bit sad that we finally get peak Longo and it comes in […]

     
  • Evan Longoria hit one of the longest home runs you will ever see at The Trop

    Evan Longoria hit one of the longest home runs you will ever see at The Trop

    July 17, 2016 at 2:44 pm 2 comments

    Evan Longoria just killed a baseball. Funeral services will be held later this evening. Longoria hit two home runs on Sunday in the win over the Orioles, but it was the second one that has Rays fans buzzing. The moon shot would have landed past the Ducky’s patio beyond the center […]

     
  • Teams have made trade offers for Chris Archer that only have ‘some comedic value’

    Teams have made trade offers for Chris Archer that only have ‘some comedic value’

    July 15, 2016 at 4:51 pm 1 comment

    At this point it is no surprise that teams are calling the Rays to ask about trading for one of their many starting pitchers. It is also not surprising that some of the same teams have asked about Chris Archer. After all, like your parents said, you never know if you don’t ask. […]