Fans do silly things

  • Standing On The Porch By The Bay

    Standing On The Porch By The Bay

    April 14, 2014 at 2:25 pm 4 comments

    [Jordi Scubbings is back with his latest take on all things Rays] … Drinking a beer, watching the Rays. Before the Rays finish their first lengthy road trip of the season, I want to talk about what’s new at the home of the Rays. There is no doubt most Rays […]

     
  • Riding Rightfielders: Wil Myers isn’t the first

    Riding Rightfielders: Wil Myers isn’t the first

    October 5, 2013 at 8:37 am 4 comments

    Our correspondent, Jordi Scrubbings, is back with his take on game one of the ALDS… Those who watched Friday’s debacle in Game 1 of the ALDS saw an unusual sight: Rays rightfielder Wil Myers getting confused and letting a fly ball drop between him and Desmond Jennings. Of course, the […]

     
  • Happy New Year from a Rays Fan in Afghanistan

    Happy New Year from a Rays Fan in Afghanistan

    January 8, 2013 at 8:20 am 3 comments

    Greetings from cold, frigid Afghanistan, Wow, much has changed since I last wrote. I apologize for being gone for so long. Besides being in the somewhat frozen tundra of Afghanistan and doing my thing out here, I have also been working on my first book, a fictional tale that has […]

     
  • How much winning is enough winning to change fan culture?

    How much winning is enough winning to change fan culture?

    September 10, 2012 at 12:35 pm 5 comments

    Our correspondent Jordi Scrubbings is back with his latest take on the Raysiverse… Like Neil Armstrong when he set foot on the Moon and looked at the Earth, there is a tendency to see things different the farther you are away. You see habits you never noticed in friends, family, […]

     
  • Star Wars Day Shirts and the Power of Rays Fans

    Star Wars Day Shirts and the Power of Rays Fans

    August 29, 2012 at 12:15 pm 1 comment

    Our correspondent Jordi Scrubbings is back with his latest take on the world of the Rays… Ever since Star Wars Nights became a thing a long time ago in stadiums far, far away, I swore I would go to the first one in Florida. I am of course a huge […]

     
  • The Cowbell Kid’s Twitter Dilemma

    The Cowbell Kid’s Twitter Dilemma

    June 12, 2012 at 10:00 am 2 comments

    Our Middle East correspondent, Jordi Scrubbings, is back with another report on the world of the Rays… A few weeks ago, Cork wrote about the return of a former Tropicana Field “legend”, the Happy Heckler. Cork goes back with the Rays longer than I do, and he gave the history […]

     
  • Chronicle of a Rays Fan in Afghanistan

    Chronicle of a Rays Fan in Afghanistan

    May 18, 2012 at 9:30 am 6 comments

    Jordi Scrubbings, our correspondent in charge of all things sensible, is back with an update on his trip abroad… I’ve been in Afghanistan now for two months. Two weeks after I arrived, baseball season started. While it’s not incredibly difficult to stay in the know on what’s going on with […]

     
  • Jordi is Afghanistan-bound until 2013

    Jordi is Afghanistan-bound until 2013

    January 3, 2012 at 8:49 am 7 comments

    Here is the latest from our correspondent Jordi Scrubbings. And let me be the first to say, we’ll miss you, be safe, hurry back, and Godspeed… Dear fellow Rays fans, I am very sad to say that I won’t be joining you at Tropicana Field this season. I recently got […]

     
  • A Letter to Stu Sternberg

    A Letter to Stu Sternberg

    October 21, 2011 at 7:30 am 28 comments

    A Letter to Stu Sternberg

     
  • The Continued Struggle for the Soul of the Florida Sports Fan

    The Continued Struggle for the Soul of the Florida Sports Fan

    September 23, 2011 at 8:15 am 12 comments

    Jordi Scrubbings is back