01. Players

  • [HAPPY HOUR] Rocco Baldelli May Have Played His Last Game For The Rays

    [HAPPY HOUR] Rocco Baldelli May Have Played His Last Game For The Rays

    March 12, 2008 at 4:06 pm 10 comments

    Tampa Bay Rays (19 days until Opening Day) Not the best day in the world to be a Rays fan. We just reported about the cheapshots thrown by the Yankees in the today’s spring games (we apologize, for the excessive profanity). This came after this morning’s press conference to announce […]

     
  • [EVAN LONGORIA] Dirtbag-O-Meter: 19 Days Until Opening Day

    [EVAN LONGORIA] Dirtbag-O-Meter: 19 Days Until Opening Day

    March 12, 2008 at 11:45 am 0 comments

    We call him The Dirtbag because of how he plays and because he played college ball at Long Beach State whose baseball team has the coolest mascot in sports…The Dirtbags. The biggest question mark for the Tampa Bay Rays in Spring Training is whether or not Evan Longoria will be […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Elliot Johnson Is Reestablishing Himself As A Top Prospect

    [THE HANGOVER] Elliot Johnson Is Reestablishing Himself As A Top Prospect

    March 12, 2008 at 10:50 am 0 comments

    Tampa Bay Rays (19 days until Opening Day) Yesterday: Tampa Bay Rays 7, Twins 1. Joe Maddon and Jim Hickey is starting to let their starters stretch it out early this year. James Shields worked 5 scoreless innings, giving up 4 hits and 1 walk. His last inning was his […]

     
  • [HAPPY HOUR] New Stadium Should Have Plenty Of Parking

    [HAPPY HOUR] New Stadium Should Have Plenty Of Parking

    March 11, 2008 at 5:30 pm 2 comments

    Tampa Bay Rays (20 days until Opening Day) Links are coming in fast and furious today, so let’s throw a few more out for your Happy Hour amusement… DEVIL RAYS WEBTOPIA… A consultant for the Rays notes that 14,000 off-street parking spots would be available during Rays home games at […]

     
  • [ELLIOT JOHNSON] The Elliot Johnson Collision: Rays Index Talks With My Baseball Bias

    [ELLIOT JOHNSON] The Elliot Johnson Collision: Rays Index Talks With My Baseball Bias

    March 11, 2008 at 1:30 pm 4 comments

    Yesterday we participated in a little back-and-forth with My Baseball Bias, a Yankees blog, about the Elliot Johnson/Francisco Cervelli collision from the past weekend. You can read the entire exchange HERE. We have included a few snippets below… MBB: …Young guys are out there playing hard trying to make an […]

     
  • [EVAN LONGORIA] Dirtbag-O-Meter: 20 Days Until Opening Day

    [EVAN LONGORIA] Dirtbag-O-Meter: 20 Days Until Opening Day

    March 11, 2008 at 11:30 am 9 comments

    We call him The Dirtbag because of how he plays and because he played college ball at Long Beach State whose baseball team has the coolest mascot in sports…The Dirtbags. The biggest question mark for the Tampa Bay Rays in Spring Training is whether or not Evan Longoria will be […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Jason Hammel Makes Strong Case For Jeff Niemann

    [THE HANGOVER] Jason Hammel Makes Strong Case For Jeff Niemann

    March 11, 2008 at 7:56 am 2 comments

    Tampa Bay Rays (20 days until Opening Day) Yesterday: Indians 12, Tampa Bay Rays 10. Jason Hammel did not help himself in an effort to make the Rays roster giving up 9 runs in 3+ innings. At one point after giving up 2 runs in the first inning Hammel retired […]

     
  • [EVAN LONGORIA] Dirtbag-O-Meter: 21 Days Until Opening Day

    [EVAN LONGORIA] Dirtbag-O-Meter: 21 Days Until Opening Day

    March 10, 2008 at 11:06 am 4 comments

    We call him The Dirtbag because of how he plays and because he played college ball at Long Beach State whose baseball team has the coolest mascot in sports…The Dirtbags. The biggest question mark for the Tampa Bay Rays in Spring Training is whether or not Evan Longoria will be […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Edwin Jackson Being Edwin Jackson

    [THE HANGOVER] Edwin Jackson Being Edwin Jackson

    March 10, 2008 at 8:37 am 10 comments

    Tampa Bay Rays (21 days until Opening Day) Yesterday: Reds 6, Tampa Bay Rays 4. Edwin Jacskon allowed all 6 runs in the second inning on 6 hits, 2 walks and 2 errors. Jackson retired the last 6 batters he faced in the 3rd and 4th and 5 other pitchers […]

     
  • [WEEK IN REVIEW] The Past Week In Pictures

    [WEEK IN REVIEW] The Past Week In Pictures

    March 9, 2008 at 5:50 pm 0 comments