Tailgating

  • Tailgating With The Rays: Game Notes, A Game Graph, And A Lineup For Game 19

    Tailgating With The Rays: Game Notes, A Game Graph, And A Lineup For Game 19

    April 22, 2013 at 3:36 pm 5 comments

    Playing A Little Pepper… Darrelle Revis will throw out tonight’s first pitch. The Rays were originally scheduled to have a triple-amputee veteran throw out the first pitch. It is unclear if Sgt. Michael Nicholson will throw out the first pitch on a different night or if both will throw first […]

     
  • Tailgating With The Rays: Game Graph And Lineup For Game 16

    Tailgating With The Rays: Game Graph And Lineup For Game 16

    April 19, 2013 at 6:19 pm 0 comments

    Playing A Little Pepper… No Pepper Today. Game Graph… [Will be up at game time] Source: FanGraphs Lineup… Flash Jennings, CF Kelly Johnson, LF Ben Zobrist, RF Evan Longoria, 3B Shelley Duncan, DH Sean Rodriguez, 1B Ryan Roberts, 2B Jose Lobaton, C Yunel Escobar, SS Alex Cobb, SP   Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

     
  • Tailgating With The Rays: Game Notes, A Chart, And A Lineup For Game 15

    Tailgating With The Rays: Game Notes, A Chart, And A Lineup For Game 15

    April 18, 2013 at 4:45 pm 6 comments

    Playing A Little Pepper… The Rays willThe Rays scored 6 runs last night, their highest total in 9 games. During the intervening 8-game stretch in which they went 1-7, the Rays averaged just 1.8 runs per game…A win tonight would give the Rays just their second series win of the […]

     
  • Tailgating With The Rays: Notes, A Graph, And The Lineup For Game 14

    Tailgating With The Rays: Notes, A Graph, And The Lineup For Game 14

    April 17, 2013 at 3:35 pm 1 comment

    Playing A Little Pepper… The Rays are 1-7 in their last 8 games and are 4-9 overall. That is the worst start under Joe Maddon…The Rays have one hit in their last 34 at bats with runners in scoring position…Only 8 teams in the last 25 years had a lower […]

     
  • Tailgating With The Rays: Notes, Graphs, And A Lineup For Game 13

    Tailgating With The Rays: Notes, Graphs, And A Lineup For Game 13

    April 16, 2013 at 3:28 pm 17 comments

    Playing A Little Pepper… Rays have lost 6 of 7 and are now 4-8. A loss tonight would match the club’s worst record after 13 games (2001,2005)…In last 7 games, the Rays have 1 win, 1 home run, 8 extra-base hits and 1 hit in last 28 at bats with […]

     
  • Tailgating With The Rays: Should The Rays Call Up Wil Myers Now?

    Tailgating With The Rays: Should The Rays Call Up Wil Myers Now?

    April 15, 2013 at 9:23 am 6 comments

    Playing A Little Pepper… The Rays’ offense is in real trouble. Should the Rays call up Wil Myers now? There are a lot of factors in play here. First and foremost is unfortunately service time, something that most teams worry about with their best prospects. The Rays have already passed […]

     
  • Tailgating With The Rays: The Game Map, The Game Graph, And The Game Lineup

    Tailgating With The Rays: The Game Map, The Game Graph, And The Game Lineup

    April 13, 2013 at 10:45 am 0 comments

    Playing A Little Pepper… Will I be able to watch today’s game if I am not living in the Tampa-St. Pete area? Yes, but only if you live in the green area on the map in this link…the506.com Game Graph… [Will be up at game time] Source: FanGraphs Lineup… Flash […]

     
  • Tailgating With The Rays: Evan Longoria To DH For First Time In 2013

    April 10, 2013 at 2:30 pm 1 comment

    Playing A Little Pepper… [No pepper today] Game Graph… [Will be up at game time] Source: FanGraphs Lineup… Flash Jennings, CF Sean Rodriguez, LF Evan Longoria, 3B Ben Zobrist, RF Shelley Duncan, 1B Yunel Escobar, SS Ryan Roberts, 3B Jose Lobaton, C Kelly Johnson, 2B Matt Moore, SP   Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

     
  • Tailgating With The Rays: Sean Rodriguez’ Days With The Rays May Soon Be Over

    April 9, 2013 at 5:54 pm 6 comments

    Playing A Little Pepper… When Wil Myers is promoted, who is the odd-man out? With Sam Fuld seeing a lot of playing time early on (with Matt Joyce and Desmond Jennings) in the outfield, Ben Zobrist has moved back to second base earlier than we expected. And with Zorilla at […]

     
  • Tailgating With The Rays:

    Tailgating With The Rays:

    April 8, 2013 at 4:47 pm 1 comment

    Playing A Little Pepper… What has been the most surprising development in the first week of the season? I know it has only been one week, but I am a little surprised we haven’t see Evan Longoria get a day off from the field yet. If I would have guessed […]