Contraction is an ugly word

  • Forbes Continues To Pile On The Rays

    May 11, 2011 at 8:30 am 4 comments

    Guess who is back with some more Rays-bashing? Yep, it is Forbes.com and their bevy of writers who may or may not be desperate for something to write about. After Mike Ozanian suggested that some in baseball want the Rays contracted, Tom Van Riper chimes in with an idea that […]

     
  • Mike Ozanian Interview (Audio)

    April 6, 2011 at 8:00 am 2 comments

    Mike Ozanian, the writer from Forbes.com that said contraction is “looming” for the Rays, made the rounds on local radio yesterday. Below you can listen to his appearance on “Happy Hour with JP Peterson” via 1010 Sports. The most telling point that we took from the interview is that Ozanian […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Bossman’s Bat, An Early Hole, And Booing Manny

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Bossman’s Bat, An Early Hole, And Booing Manny

    April 6, 2011 at 6:18 am 50 comments

    The GBT – The Good, The Bad and The Telling sandwich, where The Bad is nice and lean and the The Telling is ripe. click above image for boxscore THE GOOD: BJ Upton. You gotta like what you see right now from Bossman Junior. In the first 4 games, Upton […]

     
  • Idea Of Contracting Rays Is Silly, But Can’t Be Ignored

    Idea Of Contracting Rays Is Silly, But Can’t Be Ignored

    April 5, 2011 at 12:47 pm 22 comments

    Yesterday we heard the latest cry from some within baseball’s inner circle looking for the Tampa Bay Rays to be contracted. This immediately led to some (once again) explaining why contraction is a silly idea and why it will never happen in Major League Baseball. But that doesn’t mean that […]