Tailgating

  • Tailgating Game 55: Rays (23-31) At Red Sox (24-29)

    Tailgating Game 55: Rays (23-31) At Red Sox (24-29)

    May 30, 2014 at 4:47 pm 1 comment

    Playing A Little Pepper… Cole Figueroa was optioned back to Durham and Ben Zobrist has been activated and is in the linup tonight…The Rays enter their 3-game set at Fenway Park 8.5 games behind the Blue Jays in last place in the AL East. Only 3 teams in baseball (Cubs, […]

     
  • Tailgating Game 54: Rays (23-30) At Blue Jays (31-22)

    Tailgating Game 54: Rays (23-30) At Blue Jays (31-22)

    May 28, 2014 at 3:58 pm 0 comments

    Playing A Little Pepper… Ryan Hanigan was placed on the DL today and Kevin Kiermaier was called up. Hanigan can come off the DL on June 11…Sean Rodriguez is back in the lineup tonight with a right-hander on the mound. In addition, Desmond Jennings is back in the cleanup spot […]

     
  • Tailgating Game 53: Rays (23-29) At Blue Jays (30-22)

    Tailgating Game 53: Rays (23-29) At Blue Jays (30-22)

    May 27, 2014 at 3:54 pm 1 comment

    Playing A Little Pepper… With Alex Colome sent back to the minors after his appearance yesterday, the Rays have called up catcher Ali Solis. The Rays made room on the 40-man roster by moving Matt Moore to the 60-day DL. Solis is insurance behind the plate with Ryan Hanigan still nursing a […]

     
  • Tailgating Game 51: Rays (22-28) Vs Red Sox (20-28)

    May 25, 2014 at 11:40 am 1 comment

    Playing A Little Pepper… Yesterday’s 15-inning win over the Red Sox was the Rays’ third straight walk-off win. This is the first time in team history they won three straight in walk-off fashion. This was also just the 7th game in franchise history to go at least 15 innings and […]

     
  • Tailgating Game 50: Rays (21-28) Vs Red Sox (20-27)

    Tailgating Game 50: Rays (21-28) Vs Red Sox (20-27)

    May 24, 2014 at 2:43 pm 1 comment

    Playing A Little Pepper… The Boston Red Sox have now lost 8 in a row and are in last place in the AL East…The Rays have scored just 22 runs in their last 10 games, but went 5-5 in those games. Game Graph… [Will be up at game time] Source: […]

     
  • Tailgating Game 49: Rays (20-28) Vs (20-26)

    Tailgating Game 49: Rays (20-28) Vs (20-26)

    May 23, 2014 at 3:58 pm 9 comments

    Playing A Little Pepper… With a win tonight, the Rays would move past the Red Sox by percentage points in the standings, although they would technically be tied and the Sox would still be up by 1 game in the all-important loss column…Sean Rodriguez leads the Rays with 5 home […]

     
  • Tailgating Game 48: Rays (19-28) Vs A’s (30-16)

    Tailgating Game 48: Rays (19-28) Vs A’s (30-16)

    May 22, 2014 at 12:56 pm 0 comments

    Playing A Little Pepper… Yes, the Rays are “just 6 games back in the AL East.” But more importantly, they have the second-worst record in the AL and they are just 2 games ahead of the god-awful Astros. The A’s have the best record in baseball…Evan Longoria is batting second […]

     
  • Tailgating Game 47: Rays (19-27) Vs A’s (29-16)

    Tailgating Game 47: Rays (19-27) Vs A’s (29-16)

    May 21, 2014 at 3:56 pm 3 comments

    Playing A Little Pepper… If you were hoping to see Joe Maddon mix up the lineup tonight against the lefty Tommy Milone, rejoice! Evan Longoria is batting second and Wil Myers is leading off. For those of you hoping to see Logan Forsythe on the bench, well, I’ve got some […]

     
  • Tailgating Game 46: Rays (19-26) Vs A’s (28-16)

    Tailgating Game 46: Rays (19-26) Vs A’s (28-16)

    May 20, 2014 at 4:19 pm 5 comments

    Playing A Little Pepper… Desmond Jennings has been activated from the bereavement list…Jake Odorizzi takes the mound looking for his third straight strong start. After his last start, we took a look at what has changed and it appears that he is no longer tipping his pitches as his release […]

     
  • Tailgating Game 45: Rays (19-25) At Angels (23-19)

    Tailgating Game 45: Rays (19-25) At Angels (23-19)

    May 18, 2014 at 2:04 pm 1 comment

    Playing A Little Pepper… Ryan Hanigan is still battling a hamstring issue and is not in the lineup today. He was available in an emergency situation last night and may be again today. Joe Maddon can also use Sean Rodriguez or Wil Myers if needed. Hanigan says he is not […]