Jose Molina

  • Rays To Cut Jose Molina

    Rays To Cut Jose Molina

    November 20, 2014 at 7:58 pm 7 comments

    The Rays are going to designate Jose Molina for assignment according to Marc Topkin of TampaBay.com. #Rays will DFA C Jose Molina tonight as they clear roster space. Is signed for $2.75M for 2015. — Marc Topkin (@TBTimes_Rays) November 20, 2014 The Rays need to make the move to clear […]

     
  • Kevin Kiermaier Nearly Passes Jose Molina On Bases During Home Run Trot

    Kevin Kiermaier Nearly Passes Jose Molina On Bases During Home Run Trot

    August 6, 2014 at 3:52 pm 4 comments

    We knew that Jose Molina batting in front of Kevin Kiermaier was eventually going to cause problems and it nearly did on Outlaw’s 2-run home run in the fourth inning against the Rays. Ironically, this came on the first pitch after Molina beat out an infield single. Molina was running […]

     
  • Yadier Molina Had A Funny Present Delivered To Home Plate For Jose Molina

    Yadier Molina Had A Funny Present Delivered To Home Plate For Jose Molina

    July 23, 2014 at 6:53 pm 12 comments

    Yadier Molina is currently on the disabled list, but that didn’t stop him from having some fun with his older brother, Rays catcher Jose Molina. It started prior to the start of the bottom of the first when Cardinals third base coach Jose Oquendo appeared to leave something at home […]

     
  • The Case For (A Lot) And Against (More) Signing AJ Pierzynski

    The Case For (A Lot) And Against (More) Signing AJ Pierzynski

    July 11, 2014 at 9:35 am 4 comments

    The Red Sox have designated AJ Pierzynski for assignment and naturally a lot of Rays fans are wondering if the Rays should sign the catcher to help make a playoff push. While there is a case for adding Pierzynski, there really isn’t a good fit for either the Rays or […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Discussing A Game That Defines The 2014 Rays

    [THE HANGOVER] Discussing A Game That Defines The 2014 Rays

    June 4, 2014 at 8:24 am 18 comments

    The GBT – The Good, The Bad and The Telling sandwich, where The Bad is nice and lean and the The Telling is ripe. Marlins 1, RAYS 0 (boxscore) THE GOOD: Chris Archer. Big Tree deserved a better outcome. But right now, 1 runs, 8 strikeouts, and 2 walks in […]

     
  • An Amazing Photo Of Jose Molina From His Rookie Year

    An Amazing Photo Of Jose Molina From His Rookie Year

    March 27, 2014 at 9:33 am 1 comment

    Here is a photo Jose Molina posted to Instagram earlier today with the caption “mi familia los amo” (I love my family). Jose, who is barely recognizable, is on the left in the back. His brother, Bengie Molina, is on the right. I am pretty sure that is Yadier Molina […]

     
  • Spring Highlights: Jose Molina Stealing And Chris Archer Aching

    Spring Highlights: Jose Molina Stealing And Chris Archer Aching

    March 14, 2014 at 5:01 pm 1 comment

    Here are the highlights from the Rays’ 6-1 loss to the Braves, which includes Chris Archer getting stepped on and this beautiful steal of second base by Jose Molina. Say what you will about Funky Slow Molina, but I will never get tired of watching him run the bases. Here […]

     
  • Spring Training Game 5: Jose Molina Scored From First Base And Nobody Died

    Spring Training Game 5: Jose Molina Scored From First Base And Nobody Died

    March 4, 2014 at 8:53 pm 0 comments

    Rays 8, Red Sox 0 [boxscore] Highlights from game five of spring training include home runs by Sean Rodriguez and James Loney (see below) and Jose Molina scoring all the way from first base. Here is that amazing feat. Here are the highlights from game 5. Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Discussing The Danger Of Jose Molina’s New Contract

    [THE HANGOVER] Discussing The Danger Of Jose Molina’s New Contract

    November 25, 2013 at 11:19 am 3 comments

    The Rays are expected to formally announce a new deal for Jose Molina this week and according to Marc Topkin it will be a 2-year deal and Molina will make $1.75 million in 2014 and $2.75 million in 2015 ($4.5 million total). I do understand what Molina brings to the […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Discussing A 2-Year Deal For Jose Molina

    [THE HANGOVER] Discussing A 2-Year Deal For Jose Molina

    November 22, 2013 at 8:46 am 12 comments

    Looks like the Rays are moving quickly to answer another off-season question as they appear to be close to re-signing Jose Molina according to Buster Olney. And here is the somewhat surprising part: It is a 2-year deal. My initial reaction this report: As a coach? My second reaction: We […]