Brad Boxberger

  • [THE HANGOVER] Discussing Brad Boxberger, A Red-Hot Jake Odorizzi, And A Lucky Break

    [THE HANGOVER] Discussing Brad Boxberger, A Red-Hot Jake Odorizzi, And A Lucky Break

    July 29, 2014 at 7:41 am 10 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 2, Brewers 1 (boxscore) THE GOOD: James Loney. Loney’s numbers are down this season, but he is trending up at the most important time. His go-ahead […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Discussing Brad Boxberger’s Historic Moment

    [THE HANGOVER] Discussing Brad Boxberger’s Historic Moment

    May 9, 2014 at 8:01 am 8 comments

    The GBT – The Good, The Bad and The Telling sandwich, where The Bad is nice and lean and the The Telling is ripe. Orioles 3, RAYS 1 (boxscore) THE GOOD: Brad Boxberger. Well, yesterday I said Boxberger probably wasn’t ready for high-leverage situations on a regular basis. Boy was […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Discussing A Prospect’s Suspension, A Roster Move, Nearly Cutting Josh Lueke

    [THE HANGOVER] Discussing A Prospect’s Suspension, A Roster Move, Nearly Cutting Josh Lueke

    May 6, 2014 at 7:19 am 3 comments

    Alex Colome, one of the Rays’ top pitching prospects, returned to the mound last night and pitched 2 innings for Charlotte in single-A. If it seems that his 50-game suspension for using horse steroids ended early, that’s because he is still suspended. Colome is technically a Major Leaguer because he […]

     
  • Tailgating Game 18: Rays (8-9) Vs Yankees (10-7)

    Tailgating Game 18: Rays (8-9) Vs Yankees (10-7)

    April 19, 2014 at 4:57 pm 2 comments

    Playing A Little Pepper… After last night’s game, Brad Boxberger was sent back to Durham and lefty CJ Riefenhauser was called up. Boxberger pitched 2 huge innings last night and may have been the biggest factor in the Rays’ comeback. The demotion was probably more about him pitching 3 innings in […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Discussing Some Awful Numbers And Pitching Moves

    [THE HANGOVER] Discussing Some Awful Numbers And Pitching Moves

    April 15, 2014 at 9:28 am 9 comments

    The GBT – The Good, The Bad and The Telling sandwich, where The Bad is nice and lean and the The Telling is ripe. Orioles 7, RAYS 1 (boxscore) THE GOOD: Standings. We go through this every year and it is not a coincidence. Younger players tend to be streaky […]

     
  • Tailgating Game 14: Rays (7-6) At Orioles (5-7)

    Tailgating Game 14: Rays (7-6) At Orioles (5-7)

    April 14, 2014 at 4:40 pm 6 comments

    Playing A Little Pepper… After optioning Jeff Beliveau back to the minors on Sunday, the Rays called up reliever Brad Boxberger for tonight’s game. Boxberger came to the Rays along with Logan Forsythe in the Alex Torres trade. Speaking of which, Torres has 5 strikeouts and 2 walks in 5 […]