Tailgating

  • Tailgating Game 35: Rays (15-19) Vs Orioles (17-14)

    Tailgating Game 35: Rays (15-19) Vs Orioles (17-14)

    May 8, 2014 at 5:23 pm 17 comments

    Playing A Little Pepper… Tonight’s game will be on 97.9 FM and 1250 AM locally due to the NFL Draft…If we assume the catcher platoon to be a single player, the most common lineup last year was used just 5 times. Tonight’s lineup will be the ninth time it has […]

     
  • Tailgating Game 34: Rays (15-18) Vs Orioles (16-14)

    Tailgating Game 34: Rays (15-18) Vs Orioles (16-14)

    May 7, 2014 at 2:53 pm 0 comments

    Playing A Little Pepper… The Rays enter tonight’s action 2.5 games behind the first-place Orioles. This is only the second time since 2008 that the Rays were in last place this late into the season. Last year, the Rays were in last place for 2 days in late June before […]

     
  • Tailgating Game 33: Rays (15-17) Vs Orioles (15-14)

    Tailgating Game 33: Rays (15-17) Vs Orioles (15-14)

    May 6, 2014 at 3:24 pm 1 comment

    Playing A Little Pepper… Brad Boxberger has been added to the roster as expected. He may not stay up all season but Boxberger is probably now part of the regular bullpen rotation. The Rays like to shuffle bullpen guys back and forth to Durham. It’s like having 9-10 relievers instead […]

     
  • Tailgating Game 32: Rays (14-17) At Yankees (16-13)

    Tailgating Game 32: Rays (14-17) At Yankees (16-13)

    May 4, 2014 at 10:06 am 4 comments

    Playing A Little Pepper… Game Graph… [Will be up at game time] Source: FanGraphs Lineup… Logan Forsythe, 3B Flash Jennings, CF Evan Longoria, 3B Wil Myers, RF Sean Rodriguez, 2B James Loney, 1B Yunel Escobar, SS Brandon Guyer, LF Ryan Hanigan, C Erik Bedard, SP  

     
  • Tailgating Game 31: Rays (14-16) At Yankees (15-13)

    Tailgating Game 31: Rays (14-16) At Yankees (15-13)

    May 3, 2014 at 12:08 pm 6 comments

    Playing A Little Pepper… Ben Zobrist gets his first start of the season at shortstop today with Sean Rodriguez in the lineup at second base. Zobrist has played 3 innings at short this season…By the end of this afternoon’s game, the Rays will have played 41 innings 51 hours. At […]

     
  • Tailgating Game 30: Rays (13-16) At Yankees (15-12)

    Tailgating Game 30: Rays (13-16) At Yankees (15-12)

    May 2, 2014 at 4:30 pm 3 comments

    Playing A Little Pepper… Rays drop to no. 11 in this week’s Power Rankings. Game Graph… [Will be up at game time] Source: FanGraphs Lineup… Ben Zobrist, 2B Flash Jennings, CF Evan Longoria, 3B Wil Myers, RF Sean Rodriguez, LF James Loney, 1B Logan Forsythe, DH Yunel Escobar, SS Jose […]

     
  • Tailgating Game 29: Rays (12-16) At Red Sox (13-15)

    Tailgating Game 29: Rays (12-16) At Red Sox (13-15)

    May 1, 2014 at 4:50 pm 0 comments

    Playing A Little Pepper… Hey-O! Check out what Cesar Ramos found. Game Graph… [Will be up at game time] Source: FanGraphs Lineup… Logan Forsythe, 2B Flash Jennings, CF Evan Longoria, 3B Wil Myers, RF Sean Rodriguez, LF James Loney, 1B Brandon Guyer, DH Yunel Escobar, SS Ryan Hanigan, C Chris […]

     
  • Tailgating Game 28: Rays (11-16) At Red Sox (13-14)

    Tailgating Game 28: Rays (11-16) At Red Sox (13-14)

    May 1, 2014 at 10:53 am 5 comments

    Playing A Little Pepper… The Rays and Red Sox are scheduled to play a double-header today after last night’s rainout and the Rays don’t sound happy about it. There will open dates that could have been used and with the Rays starting pitching in disarray, a game later in the […]

     
  • Tailgating Game 27: Rays (11-15) At Red Sox (12-14)

    Tailgating Game 27: Rays (11-15) At Red Sox (12-14)

    April 29, 2014 at 3:20 pm 5 comments

    Playing A Little Pepper… If we assume the catcher platoon to be a single player, the most common lineup last year was used just 5 times. Tonight’s lineup will be the sixth time it has been used this year in just 27 games…Erik Bedard will start for the Rays tonight. […]

     
  • Tailgating Game 26: Rays (11-14) At White Sox (13-13)

    Tailgating Game 26: Rays (11-14) At White Sox (13-13)

    April 28, 2014 at 3:47 pm 5 comments

    Playing A Little Pepper… As of right now, it is not raining in Chicago, but there is rain coming. The good news is as of now, radar makes it look like there might be a slight delay to the start of the game  and then there is about a one-hour […]