01. Players

  • Everybody wants the Rays’ pitchers but surprisingly, they might not be available

    Everybody wants the Rays’ pitchers but surprisingly, they might not be available

    July 11, 2016 at 3:08 pm 6 comments

    Another day and more stories about teams scouting Rays pitchers and rumors about teams interested in trading for Rays pitchers. But in the latest twist, one report suggests the Rays are playing hard to get. Here are the latest rumors and reports: According to Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe, […]

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

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

    July 11, 2016 at 9:44 am 6 comments

    The GBT – The Good, The Bad and The Telling sandwich, where The Bad is nice and lean and the The Telling is ripe. Red Sox 4, RAYS 0 (boxscore) THE GOOD: Evan Longoria is still good at baseball. While the rest of the team can’t hit, pitch, or field their […]

     
  • Rays trade rumors are heating up and falling out of the playoff race early could be a blessing in disguise

    Rays trade rumors are heating up and falling out of the playoff race early could be a blessing in disguise

    July 5, 2016 at 12:47 pm 4 comments

    Now that the calendar has turned to July and the Rays can’t see the playoff race with a telescope, trade rumors are starting to heat up and it sounds like the Rays won’t wait until the deadline to start selling players. Because of the relative dearth of starting pitchers that […]

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

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

    July 5, 2016 at 8:08 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. RAYS 4, Angels 2 (boxscore) THE GOOD: Matt Moore won back back-to-back starts for the first time since September, 2013. He only struck out 3 batters, but […]

     
  • Great video shows Taylor Motter watching the final out of the College World Series during warmups

    Great video shows Taylor Motter watching the final out of the College World Series during warmups

    June 30, 2016 at 6:14 pm 1 comment

    Most Rays fans know Taylor Motter as the rookie utility player with the long Thor-like hair. He is also the only active player among approximately 800 big leaguers who went to tiny Coastal Carolina. On Thursday afternoon, Coastal Carolina won their first championship in any sport when they beat Arizona […]

     
  • [Red Sox 8, Rays 2] What Rays fans will be talking about today

    [Red Sox 8, Rays 2] What Rays fans will be talking about today

    June 29, 2016 at 9:13 am 0 comments

    The GBT – The Good, The Bad and The Telling sandwich, where The Bad is nice and lean and the The Telling is ripe. Red Sox 8, RAYS 2 (boxscore) THE GOOD: Brandon Guyer is back. There’s that. Guyer was activated from the DL with Jaff Decker being designated for assignment. So, expect […]

     
  • Rays trade for Twins outfielder

    Rays trade for Twins outfielder

    June 24, 2016 at 1:00 pm 8 comments

    The Rays have acquired outfielder Oswaldo Arcia in a deal with the Minnesota Twins. Arcia had been designated for assignment by the Twins a week ago. The Twins received an undisclosed amount of cash in the deal. To make room on the 40-man roster, the Rays placed Andrew Bellatti on waivers, […]

     
  • Chris Archer changed his stripes.

    [Indians 6, Rays 1] What Rays fans will be talking about today

    June 23, 2016 at 9:33 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. Indians 6, RAYS 1 (boxscore) THE NOT AS BAD AS THE REST OF THE BAD: This is your 2016 Tampa Bay Rays. The Rays are now […]

     
  • Never a good look for an outfielder.

    [Indians 6, Rays 0] What Rays fans will be talking about today

    June 22, 2016 at 9:06 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. Indians 6, RAYS 0 (boxscore) THE GOOD: Corey Kluber tossed his first career shutout, giving up 3 hits and 2 walks. Why is this good? Because the […]

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

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

    June 21, 2016 at 8:49 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. Cleveland 7, RAYS 4 (boxscore) THE GOOD: Evan Longoria is good at baseball and Brad Miller has the talent to be good at baseball. We have talked about […]