Matt Garza

  • [HOT STOVE] Rays Talked To Twins About Bringing Back Delmon Young

    [HOT STOVE] Rays Talked To Twins About Bringing Back Delmon Young

    December 2, 2008 at 5:00 pm 12 comments

    According to Danny Knobler of CBS Sportline, a baseball official says the Rays talked to the Twins about reacquiring Delmon Young. …the Rays have also discussed trying to reacquire Delmon Young, the outfielder who they traded to the Twins last winter to get Bartlett and Matt Garza…It doesn’t appear that […]

     
  • [ROOKIE HAZING] Rays 2009 Rookie Hazing Could Get Very Interesting

    [ROOKIE HAZING] Rays 2009 Rookie Hazing Could Get Very Interesting

    November 20, 2008 at 12:21 pm 0 comments

    Remember those high-end, SoHo t-shirts that Joe Maddon had all the players wearing towards the end of the season? They were “Ed Hardy” t-shirts and run about $200 a pop. Well, apparently “Ed Hardy” makes more than t-shirts. The fashion clothier recently debuted their new line of lingerie with a […]

     
  • [PITCHING STAFF HANGOVER] Look At Toll Of 2008 On Rays Pitching Staff; Garza Could Take Step Back In ’09

    [PITCHING STAFF HANGOVER] Look At Toll Of 2008 On Rays Pitching Staff; Garza Could Take Step Back In ’09

    November 10, 2008 at 4:20 pm 1 comment

    This morning we linked to a story in which we learned that Jim Hickey has ordered the pitching staff to not even touch a baseball until January. Buster Olney references a number of recent teams that made deep October playoff runs and then suffered from a breakdown of the pitching […]

     
  • [WORLD SERIES] Continuation Of Game 5 Postponed

    [WORLD SERIES] Continuation Of Game 5 Postponed

    October 28, 2008 at 1:36 pm 6 comments

    The St. Pete Times is reporting that Major League Baseball has already postponed tonight’s continuation of game 5. According to the press release from MLB, the game is tentatively scheduled for 8:37pm tomorrow (Wednesday). Don’t think Fox TV’s desire to keep “House M.D.” from being postponed was not a factor […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Maddon Says David Price In The Postseason Could Be Jake McGee In The Future

    [THE HANGOVER] Maddon Says David Price In The Postseason Could Be Jake McGee In The Future

    October 25, 2008 at 10:44 am 20 comments

    Click on above images to be taken to full standings, box scores or schedule… THE GOOD: Tough lefty? Carl Crawford is 9-19 (.474) in his career against Jamie Moyer. Carlos Pena is 10-20 (.500) with 3 doubles and 2 home runs. Matt Stairs (1-10) is the only Phillie that has […]

     
  • [HAPPY HOUR] ‘Blue Man Grandma’ Will Haunt Our Nightmares

    [HAPPY HOUR] ‘Blue Man Grandma’ Will Haunt Our Nightmares

    October 24, 2008 at 4:09 pm 2 comments

    Earlier today we discussed how a rainout in game 3 will leave the Rays and Phillies scrambling for a starter in a potential game 7. Now we want to hear your opinion… Online Surveys & Market Research DEVIL DOGS WEBTOPIA… Some curious photos from game 2. The “Blue Man” Grandma […]

     
  • [WORLD SERIES ROTATION] Rainout Could Mean Chaos For Potential Game 7

    [WORLD SERIES ROTATION] Rainout Could Mean Chaos For Potential Game 7

    October 24, 2008 at 11:42 am 9 comments

    Depending on who you talk to, there is either a 70% or a 90% chance of rain during game 3 of the World Series. If game 3 is postponed, all three of the games in Philadelphia will be moved back a day. MLB will then eliminate the off-day between games […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Rays Drop Opener; Big Guns Coming

    [THE HANGOVER] Rays Drop Opener; Big Guns Coming

    October 23, 2008 at 10:13 am 26 comments

    Click on above images to be taken to full standings, box scores or schedule… THE GOOD: It was a perfect game for the Phillies. They had their best pitcher on the mound against the Rays #3 starter. They got a number of breaks during the game, including a safe-call on […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Tampa Bay And Philidelphia, Again

    [THE HANGOVER] Tampa Bay And Philidelphia, Again

    October 21, 2008 at 9:55 am 5 comments

    Just the links this morning. We should have more later. DEVIL DOGS WEBTOPIA… Just in case you missed all the links in our “Happy Hour” edition yesterday afternoon, here is the link. [Rays Index] Joe Maddon still hasn’t announced the rotation for the World Series, but look for Scott Kazmir […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] King David Slays The Red Sox; Rays Are AL Champs

    [THE HANGOVER] King David Slays The Red Sox; Rays Are AL Champs

    October 20, 2008 at 9:59 am 12 comments

    Click on above images to be taken to full standings, box scores or schedule… THE GOOD: Matt Garza. Only fitting that we start with the ALCS MVP. 7 innings, 2 hits, 1 run and 1 huge pair of cajones. And Joe Maddon had the guts to stick with Garza in […]