01. Players

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

    [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans need to know today

    June 11, 2015 at 7:57 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. RAYS 4, Angels 2 (boxscore) THE GOOD: Evan Longoria returned to the lineup and hit a home run in the 3rd inning to give the Rays the […]

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

    [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans need to know today

    June 10, 2015 at 10:44 am 15 comments

    The GBT – The Good, The Bad and The Telling sandwich, where The Bad is nice and lean and the The Telling is ripe. Angels 8, RAYS 2 (boxscore) No Good and Bad today… THE TELLING: Chris Archer was named AL Player of the Week…Evan Longoria was out of the lineup […]

     
  • Rays have 3 of the biggest bargains in baseball this season

    Rays have 3 of the biggest bargains in baseball this season

    June 9, 2015 at 11:24 am 6 comments

    Over at Business Insider I took a look at the biggest bargains in baseball this season, simply by comparing the top players’ Wins Above Replacement (WAR) value to their salaries. Bryce Harper comes out on top, having already produced 4.0 Wins this season. That translates to a value of $31.6 […]

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

    [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans need to know today

    June 8, 2015 at 8:09 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. RAYS 3, Mariners 1 (boxscore) THE GOOD: I’m going to try to put what Chris Archer is going in perspective and yet I know it won’t […]

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

    [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans need to know today

    June 4, 2015 at 10:56 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 6, Angels 5 (boxscore) THE GOOD: People will point to the home runs in the 5-run 6th inning or the home run by Kevin Kiermaier in […]

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

    [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans need to know today

    June 3, 2015 at 9:20 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 6, Angels 1 (boxscore) THE GOOD: Chris Archer has reached the point where there is the great Chris Archer and there is the good Chris […]

     
  • Rays president calls poor attendance a ‘distraction’ the team tries to ignore

    Rays president calls poor attendance a ‘distraction’ the team tries to ignore

    May 27, 2015 at 11:56 am 15 comments

    Rays President of Baseball Operations Matt Silverman was a guest on MLB Network’s “High Heat” and had some interesting comments regarding the team’s continued struggle with attendance. Buried amongst the other standard Raysian clichés (they have payroll flexibility, getting Desmond Jennings back is like trading for a hitter!, etc.) Silverman […]

     
  • Rays get screwed when MLB’s replay review blows another easy call

    Rays get screwed when MLB’s replay review blows another easy call

    May 26, 2015 at 6:56 pm 4 comments

    The Rays got screwed again by MLB’s replay review system when an obvious out at home was missed both by the umpire on the field and by the replay review crew in New York when the call was challenged. The play came in the first inning when a short ground […]

     
  • Tim Beckham hit one of the longest home runs of the season and it was actually a really big deal

    Tim Beckham hit one of the longest home runs of the season and it was actually a really big deal

    May 23, 2015 at 8:19 am 12 comments

    Tim Beckham continues his surprising power surge and the latest is evidence that all these home runs are no fluke. With the Rays up 4-1 in the 8th inning against the A’s on Friday, Beckham launched a ball that didn’t land until it hit the Captain Morgan Party Deck in […]

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

    [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans need to know today

    May 22, 2015 at 8:08 am 13 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, A’s 0 (boxscore) THE GOOD: Alex Colome lasted just 5 innings but he held the A’s scoreless on 4 hits and a walk. It […]