Don Zimmer

  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss No Panic At The Matt Moore Disco

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss No Panic At The Matt Moore Disco

    May 18, 2012 at 7:09 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. Red Sox 5, RAYS 3 (boxscore) THE GOOD: No Panic. Matt Moore had a rough start, in which 5 of the first 8 batters he faced […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Crafty Niemann With Extra Mustard, And Calling Hideki

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Crafty Niemann With Extra Mustard, And Calling Hideki

    May 4, 2012 at 8:23 am 19 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, Mariners 3 (boxscore) THE GOOD: Jeff Niemann. Once again we got crafty Niemann, throwing 6 different pitches at least 10 times, and none more […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Peralta Power, Another Injury, And A Bizarro AL East

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Peralta Power, Another Injury, And A Bizarro AL East

    May 3, 2012 at 7:30 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. RAYS 5, Mariners 4 (boxscore) THE GOOD: Joel Peralta. With Ichiro representing the tying run on third with only 1 out in the 8th, Peralta came […]

     
  • Our New Favorite Picture Of Joe Maddon

    Our New Favorite Picture Of Joe Maddon

    February 24, 2012 at 1:45 pm 9 comments

    Here is Joe Maddon with a Zim Bear on his shoulder, which seems oddly appropriate. We just aren’t sure if that is the Devil-shoulder or the Angel-shoulder. On a side-note, what do you think Zim would have said if you told him in 1954 as a rookie for the Brooklyn […]

     
  • The Seattle Mariners Once Had A Promotion Similar To The Zim Bear

    The Seattle Mariners Once Had A Promotion Similar To The Zim Bear

    February 23, 2012 at 1:07 pm 2 comments

    Yesterday, the internet nearly broke when we got our first glimpse at the Zim Bear, a teddy bear with the face of Don Zimmer. Well, it turns out the idea wasn’t completely original. A reader this morning informed us that the Seattle Mariners once had a similar promotion. So we […]

     
  • The Don Zimmer ‘Zim Bear’ Will Haunt Your Kids’ Dreams

    The Don Zimmer ‘Zim Bear’ Will Haunt Your Kids’ Dreams

    February 22, 2012 at 11:08 am 26 comments

    Earlier today we got a sneak peek at the Rays’ 2012 promotional schedule. One of the items we were looking forward to was the Don Zimmer “Zim Bear.” Well, here it is. You guys decide: cute or scary? Also, the Evan Longoria walk-off figurine is below… Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss No Offense, Bad Defense And A Brain Fart

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss No Offense, Bad Defense And A Brain Fart

    April 2, 2011 at 8:44 am 14 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: Dan Johnson. He got good wood on his 2nd inning double. It is a little worrisome that the ball […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Russell’s Rebound, Manny’s Day Off, And Booing The Gov

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Russell’s Rebound, Manny’s Day Off, And Booing The Gov

    March 31, 2011 at 6:10 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. click above image for boxscore THE GOOD: Adam Russell. Russell pitched another scoreless outing, giving up just one hit. It is just two appearances, but he […]

     
  • The Rays Combat Coaching Corps

    The Rays Combat Coaching Corps

    March 16, 2011 at 12:00 pm 8 comments

    Our correspondent and Afrologist, Jordi Scrubbings, is back with another sensible take on things that drive most of us nuts… During my time in the military, I could always tell how good a unit was by watching the interaction between the commanding officer and the non-commissioned officers (sergeants and the […]

     
  • Don Zimmer: Then And Now

    Don Zimmer: Then And Now

    March 1, 2011 at 10:28 am 3 comments

    While looking for something else, we came across this pic of Don Zimmer, labeled as “circa 1950s.” However, the picture must be from 1958 or 1959, as those are the only two seasons Zim played for the Dodgers in Los Angeles. Likes(0)Dislikes(0)