Stuart Sternberg

  • Silverman Says Stories Of MLB Pushing Stadium Issue Are “Just Rumors”

    Silverman Says Stories Of MLB Pushing Stadium Issue Are “Just Rumors”

    April 18, 2011 at 10:00 am 0 comments

    Michael Sasso writes about a recent meeting with the Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce, in which Rays team president Matt Silverman urged Tampa business leaders to be the public voice pushing for a new stadium east of the bay. Of course, this is necessary because the Rays are not allowed […]

     
  • Sternberg: Major League Baseball Will Find A Place For Me

    Sternberg: Major League Baseball Will Find A Place For Me

    March 28, 2011 at 8:30 am 52 comments

    There has been little progress towards a new stadium for the Rays. As a result,  Stuart Sternberg unleashed his strongest words yet, firing a shot across the bow of the Bay Area. Sternberg made it clear that if a new stadium is not approved in the Bay Area, Major League […]

     
  • A Review of The Extra 2%

    A Review of The Extra 2%

    March 23, 2011 at 11:51 am 7 comments

    For a review of the new book on the Rays, The Extra 2%, we turn to our correspondent Jordi Scrubbings… There is no doubt some of the best sports books ever have been about baseball. Every baseball fan has their favorites. Personally, I am fan of The Curious Case of […]

     
  • Sternberg: Twins Are The Blueprint On and Off The Field

    Sternberg: Twins Are The Blueprint On and Off The Field

    March 21, 2011 at 8:00 am 6 comments

    Stuart Sternberg was in attendance on Friday night against the Red Sox (wearing mandals).  Todd Kalas tracked Sternberg down and got his comments on a few issues. Here are the highlights… On Carl Crawford: “It was pretty fait accompli that he wasn’t going to be back with us. But to […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss

    March 19, 2011 at 8:34 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. THE GOOD: Manny Being Awesome. Manny Ramirez hit his 3rd home run of the spring. As JB Long mentioned on Twitter last night, you think some […]

     
  • MLB Discussed Contracting Rays, Giving Mets To Sternberg

    March 18, 2011 at 11:06 am 24 comments

    A source recently admitted to Joel Sherman of the New York Post, that Major League Baseball has discussed the possibility of contracting the Rays and A’s and giving the Dodgers to A’s owner Lew Wolff and the Mets to Rays owner Stuart Sternberg. The source admits contraction won’t happen because the league […]

     
  • New York Post: Sternberg Interested In Buying Mets

    March 2, 2011 at 12:00 pm 23 comments

    The New York Mets have submitted a list of “more than a dozen names” to Major League Baseball of people who are interested in buying a minority stake in the team. Not among those names is Stuart Sternberg, the majority owner of the Tampa Bay Rays. However, sources have told […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Dude’s Delivery, McGee’s Role And Evan’s Tony Curtis Hair

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Dude’s Delivery, McGee’s Role And Evan’s Tony Curtis Hair

    February 18, 2011 at 7:32 am 13 comments

    Yesterday we got our first mild scare of the spring when Jeremy Hellickson felt tightness in his hamstring. He still threw his scheduled bullpen session so it sounds like a non-issue. But the real story in that piece by Marc Topkin is the picture at right, which comes from a […]

     
  • Sternberg Speaks With Media (Video)

    February 17, 2011 at 8:07 am 4 comments

    “The Hangover” will be a little late this morning, but in the meantime, here is video of Stuart Sternberg speaking with the media at the Rays spring training complex (via TampaBay.com)… Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss A New Rayshead, Manny’s Arrival And Dude’s Delay

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss A New Rayshead, Manny’s Arrival And Dude’s Delay

    February 17, 2011 at 5:02 am 14 comments

    I apologize for the lack of posts over the last 24 hours. But on the same day that Manny Ramirez reported to the Rays spring training complex (5 days early, way to go Manny!), my second daughter reported for duty in the Rayshead Army. Clare Maguire was born yesterday. Mrs. […]