Pat Burrell

  • 10 Questions To Be Answered In Spring Training (Update)

    March 17, 2009 at 10:00 am 3 comments

    Two weeks ago we addressed 10 questions hovering over the Rays in spring training. Every week from now until the beginning of the regular season, we will take a look at those questions and see if we are any closer to getting some answers… What can we expect from BJ […]

     
  • Pat Burrell’s First Home Run With The Tampa Bay Rays

    March 12, 2009 at 10:30 am 1 comment

    From our good friends at The Fightins (THE home for fans of the WFC*) comes this video of Pat Burrell’s first home run in a Rays uniform, a grand slam from two days ago. Enjoy Raysheads, this is the first of many.

     
  • Pat Burrell Is The Gift That Keeps Giving

    Pat Burrell Is The Gift That Keeps Giving

    March 6, 2009 at 10:00 am 1 comment

    The one downside to the Rays new-found winning ways in 2008 was the sudden loss of the all-important unintentional comedy factor. We would argue that it was actually easier to write about the Rays in 2006 and 2007 because there was always something to make fun of. Make no mistake, […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Talbot’s Rebound, James The Greater On Opening Day And Howell’s Outing For Team USA

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Talbot’s Rebound, James The Greater On Opening Day And Howell’s Outing For Team USA

    March 5, 2009 at 8:00 am 0 comments

    Time to bring back the GBT – The Good, The Bad and The Telling sandwich, where The Bad is nice and lean and the The Telling is ripe. THE GOOD: Mitch Talbot. After giving up 7 runs in his first 4 spring innings, including 4 home runs, Talbot looked solid […]

     
  • 10 Questions To Be Answered In Spring Training

    February 20, 2009 at 11:38 am 1 comment

    With most of the opening day roster set, there are still a number of questions concerning the Rays entering Spring Training, and not one will be “who will be the closer?” Let’s start to speculate… What can we expect from BJ Upton this season? Most Rays fans that have watched […]

     
  • Pat Burrell Looks Good In Blue

    February 18, 2009 at 1:00 pm 0 comments

    Pat Burrell sure looks good in Rays colors (photo via The Tampa Tribune). And we have a feeling he will always look better in blue than Raul Ibanez ever will in Red. (Hey Philly Fans..Pat wants you to say “hi” to your mother for him. WFC*) Also from Marc Lancaster…Burrell […]

     
  • Pat Burrell Cometh, Crazies Follow

    Pat Burrell Cometh, Crazies Follow

    February 7, 2009 at 10:00 am 1 comment

    We don’t even know where to go with this one and we are not sure we should even touch it without wearing gloves… the sexy crimes is an “unofficial pat burrell fan page” run by two guys (yes, guys. but that’s OK, we don’t judge) from Vancouver, that have an […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Upton’s Shoulder, His Dog, A Gross Contract And Beef K

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Upton’s Shoulder, His Dog, A Gross Contract And Beef K

    January 15, 2009 at 10:41 am 10 comments

    BJ Upton hopes to be in the opening day lineup in Boston, but cautions that he may not join the team until they return home from their roadtrip a week later. Upton has been warned that the potentially cold weather in Boston and Baltimore opening week may cause his surgically […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Rays May Have Helped Red Sox Save Money

    [THE HANGOVER] Rays May Have Helped Red Sox Save Money

    January 13, 2009 at 11:30 am 1 comment

    It was 41 years ago today that Johnny Cash performed live at Folsom Prison. So the iPod will be all Johnny Cash, all day. But if listening to too much Johnny Cash seems depressing, worry not. Today is also Rubber Duckie’s Birthday! Too much information? DEVIL DOGS WEBTOPIA… Rob Neyer […]

     
  • [PAT THE BAT] At Least One Person Predicted Pat Burrell Signing

    [PAT THE BAT] At Least One Person Predicted Pat Burrell Signing

    January 10, 2009 at 2:44 pm 0 comments

    Back in November, just days after the World Series, not many of us would have even considered the possibility of Pat Burrell signing with the Rays. After all, there were reports that he may have turned down an offer from the Phillies during the season for more than $10 million […]