New Stadium

  • [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans need to know today

    [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans need to know today

    April 7, 2015 at 7:45 am 15 comments

    The GBT – The Good, The Bad and The Telling sandwich, where The Bad is nice and lean and the The Telling is ripe. Orioles 6, RAYS 2 (boxscore) THE GOOD: The Rays retired Don Zimmer‘s No. 66. The ceremony included a great video tribute and had Evan Longoria present Zim’s widow with a framed […]

     
  • The season hasn’t even started and the national media is already crapping on Rays fans

    The season hasn’t even started and the national media is already crapping on Rays fans

    April 6, 2015 at 9:45 am 6 comments

    There are bad signs that attendance at Rays games will actually go down this year. At the same time, TV ratings will undoubtedly remain strong which is the best indicator that the problem with attendance is the stadium, not a lack of interest. But let’s not let facts get in […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans need to know today

    [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans need to know today

    March 31, 2015 at 9:12 am 5 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 6, Orioles 6 (boxscore) THE GOOD: The Rays are 18-21 stealing bases this Spring. That’s a nice sign for those of us who miss the […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans need to know today

    [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans need to know today

    February 25, 2015 at 10:55 am 4 comments

    The mayor of St. Pete and the Rays have reached a new agreement that would allow the Rays to look for new stadium sites in Hillsborough County. However, the mayor will not present the deal to the city council unless he feels it will be approved according to Charlie Frago […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans need to know today

    [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans need to know today

    February 24, 2015 at 9:53 am 0 comments

    The Boston Red Sox have signed 19-year-old infielder Yoan Moncada. The international free agent will get a $31.5 million signing bonus. However, because the Red Sox went over their international bonus limit, the signing will actually cost them $63.0 million between the bonus and the tax. The signing impacts the […]

     
  • St. Pete mayor is fine with the Rays leaving town

    St. Pete mayor is fine with the Rays leaving town

    February 20, 2015 at 1:35 pm 5 comments

    St. Peterburg mayor Rick Kriseman recently told My Fox Tampa Bay that he still believes his city is the best long-term option for the Tampa Bay Rays, but that if they do decide to leave, he is fine with that happening. Kriseman was asked how he would respond if the […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans need to know today

    [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans need to know today

    February 19, 2015 at 10:02 am 6 comments

    It is 2015 and Major League Baseball still refuses to broadcast all Spring Training games on television. Of the Rays’ 31 spring games, only six will be televised. To make matters worse, only one of the first 20 games will be televised. Oh yay! (head hits desk). March 19 vs […]

     
  • New commissioner’s change to All-Star game is a blow to Tampa Bay Rays’ hopes for a new stadium

    New commissioner’s change to All-Star game is a blow to Tampa Bay Rays’ hopes for a new stadium

    February 7, 2015 at 10:05 am 3 comments

    Here is an interesting twist to the ongoing debate over a new stadium for the Tampa Bay Rays in the Bay Area. The Rays are no longer guaranteed to host an All-Star game if they do build a new stadium. New commissioner Rob Manfred told ESPN.com that Major League Baseball […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] What Rays Fans Need To Know Today

    [THE HANGOVER] What Rays Fans Need To Know Today

    December 19, 2014 at 9:25 am 20 comments

    Two weeks ago we learned that the price for the Rays to buy their way out of their contract with the city of St. Pete to use Tropicana Field — $20 million at most — turned out to be a lot less than we thought it would be. Well, it turns out […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] What Rays Fans Need To Know Today

    [THE HANGOVER] What Rays Fans Need To Know Today

    December 11, 2014 at 9:25 am 5 comments

    The biggest news in the Raysiverse yesterday is what is going on with some former Rays, or more specifically, the former GM and manager. It should be no surprise to most Rays fans, but Andrew Friedman has been very busy early on with the Dodgers. He was busy with the […]