Tailgating

  • Tailgating Game 11: Rays (5-5) At Reds (3-6)

    Tailgating Game 11: Rays (5-5) At Reds (3-6)

    April 11, 2014 at 4:06 pm 2 comments

    Playing A Little Pepper… Matt Moore is with the team in Cincinnati. He told the media that he is hoping to avoid surgery and will try to play catch in 3-5 days to see how it feels…Another interleague series on the road means another chance for David Price to hit […]

     
  • Tailgating Game 10: Rays (5-4) At Royals (3-4)

    Tailgating Game 10: Rays (5-4) At Royals (3-4)

    April 9, 2014 at 11:55 am 5 comments

    Playing A Little Pepper… Wil Myers, who is just 6-31 in the first 9 games, has been dropped to the seventh spot in the lineup today…Ryan Hanigan will make his sixth start in the first ten games of the season…Jake Odorizzi will make his second start against his former team […]

     
  • Tailgating Game 9: Rays (4-4) At Royals (3-3)

    Tailgating Game 9: Rays (4-4) At Royals (3-3)

    April 8, 2014 at 5:34 pm 2 comments

    Playing A Little Pepper… Matt Moore had his MRI today and the results were deemed “inconclusive.” The Rays said Moore will see Dr. James Andrews for further evaluation.  Moore has been placed on the DL as Jeff Beliveau was called up. Beliveau will likely serve in the bullpen for the […]

     
  • Tailgating Game 8: Rays (4-3) At Royals (2-3)

    Tailgating Game 8: Rays (4-3) At Royals (2-3)

    April 7, 2014 at 3:40 pm 2 comments

    Playing A Little Pepper… David DeJesus is not in tonight’s lineup. However, that may have to do more with the Royals starting a lefty and Joe Maddon wanting to get Sean Rodriguez in the lineup…The Rays are 3-13 all-time in Road openers and 2-6 under Joe Maddon. However, over the […]

     
  • Tailgating With The Rays: Rays (4-2) Vs Rangers (2-3)

    Tailgating With The Rays: Rays (4-2) Vs Rangers (2-3)

    April 6, 2014 at 12:07 pm 1 comment

    Playing A Little Pepper… The Rangers activated Yu Darvish today from the disabled list to face the Rays…David DeJesus will DH again today but is expected to return to the field in Kansas City on Monday…Brandon Guyer won the Al Lopez Award, given to the Rays’ most outstanding rookie during […]

     
  • Tailgating With The Rays: Game 6

    April 5, 2014 at 6:12 pm 0 comments

    Playing A Little Pepper… If you missed it earlier, the Rays announced a 2-year extension for Yunel Escobar that could keep him with the club through the 2017 season…Tonight is Wil Myers bobblehead night. It does look like Myers except maybe it needs to look a little more out of […]

     
  • Tailgating With The Rays: Game 5

    Tailgating With The Rays: Game 5

    April 4, 2014 at 5:18 pm 0 comments

    Playing A Little Pepper… Juan Carlos Oviedo has been sent on a rehab assignment to the Durham Bulls, presumably to rehab his broken Visa…The Rays have just one home run, but they are still 7th in the AL in slugging. The Rays do lead the AL with 11 doubles…The Rays […]

     
  • Tailgating With The Rays: Happy Birthday To Us

    Tailgating With The Rays: Happy Birthday To Us

    April 3, 2014 at 3:23 pm 1 comment

    Anniversary This little website was born on this date eight years ago. April 3, 2006 was also Joe Maddon’s first game as a manager of the Rays. The photo at right (via the Tampa Bay Rays) is from that game. Playing A Little Pepper… After Sunday’s game, the Rays will […]

     
  • Tailgating With The Rays: Game 3

    Tailgating With The Rays: Game 3

    April 2, 2014 at 3:08 pm 12 comments

    Playing A Little Pepper… Was told that attendance tonight and tomorrow will look like yesterday (bad) but will be much better this weekend…We never got around to posting this, but here are the Rays fans at last night’s game using Rock-Paper-Scissors to decide who got the bat that flew into […]

     
  • Tailgating With The Rays: Game 2

    Tailgating With The Rays: Game 2

    April 1, 2014 at 5:26 pm 2 comments

    Playing A Little Pepper… As part of a promotion called “Rays Fans For Life,” 12 babies born at Bayfront Baby Place will each receive 4 tickets to all future Rays home openers…If you want to propose to somebody at Tropicana Field, it will cost you $500, one of the most […]