Tailgating

  • Tailgating With The Rays: Is Tonight’s Game A Must-Win?

    September 12, 2012 at 4:00 pm 4 comments

    Playing A Little Pepper… Is tonight’s game a must-win? We’re not at must-win levels yet. But the Rays are in a world of trouble if they lose this game and both the Yankees and Angels win their games. The Rays would then be 3 games back in the Wild Card […]

     
  • Tailgating With The Rays: When Will Chris Archer And David Price Pitch Again?

    September 11, 2012 at 3:17 pm 1 comment

    Playing A Little Pepper… We know Matt Moore, Alex Cobb, and Jeremy Hellickson will pitch against the Orioles. But how will the rotation shake-out after that and when will we see Chris Archer pitch again? We got the first answer today, now that it sounds like David Price will be […]

     
  • Tailgating With The Rays: David Price To Miss Start, Should We Be Worried?

    September 7, 2012 at 4:00 pm 3 comments

    Playing A Little Pepper… David Price will not make his start on Saturday and Chris Archer will take his place. Should we be worried? Price is being skipped for what is being called “general soreness” and is expected to make a start during the Yankees series next weekend. What is […]

     
  • Tailgating With The Rays: Can Rodney Win The Cy Young?

    September 5, 2012 at 3:56 pm 2 comments

    Playing A Little Pepper… Fernando Rodney is having one of the best seasons ever for a relief pitcher. Can he win the Cy Young Award? According to ESPN.com’s Cy Young Predictor (which is based on how voters chose Cy Young winners in past years) David Price is the favorite and […]

     
  • Tailgating With The Rays: How Many Wins Do The Rays Need For The Playoffs

    September 4, 2012 at 3:57 pm 1 comment

    Playing A Little Pepper… The Rays are 74-61 with 27 games remaining. How many wins do they need to make the playoffs? Looking at just the Wild Card standings, there are 5 teams with 58-63 losses, with the Rays sitting right in the middle. If the O’s and the A’s […]

     
  • Game 135 Game Graph

    September 3, 2012 at 12:41 pm 0 comments

    Game Graph… Source: FanGraphs   Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

     
  • Tailgating With The Rays: Today’s Game Graph

    September 2, 2012 at 12:19 pm 0 comments

    Game Graph… [Will be up at game time] Source: FanGraphs Lineup… Flash Jennings, LF BJ Upton, CF Ben Zobrist, SS Evan Longoria, 3B Jeff Keppinger, DH Ben Francisco, RF Carlos Pena, 1B Ryan Roberts, 2B Jose Molina, C David Price, SP   Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

     
  • Tailgating With The Rays: Why Didn’t The Rays Call Up Leslie Anderson Or Henry Wrigley?

    August 31, 2012 at 4:53 pm 3 comments

    Playing A Little Pepper… Leslie Anderson is 3rd in hitting in the IL, and Henry Wrigley would be in the top 15 if he had enough at bats. Clearly the Rays need offense and both can DH or play 1B. So why weren’t they called up along with Reid Brignac […]

     
  • Tailgating With The Rays:

    August 30, 2012 at 5:11 pm 2 comments

    Playing A Little Pepper… No pepper today Game Graph… [Will be up at game time] Source: FanGraphs Lineup… Flash Jennings, LF BJ Upton, CF Ben Zobrist, SS Evan Longoria, 3B Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

     
  • Tailgating With The Rays: What Can Joe Maddon Do With Carlos Pena?

    August 29, 2012 at 5:19 pm 4 comments

    Playing A Little Pepper… Carlos Pena has 21 strikeouts and just 4 hits in the last 12 games he has started. What can the Rays do at this point? The easy answer is “not much.” Joe Maddon had an extended talk with Pena after last night’s game and told the […]