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  • Postgame Shot Of Joe: Baseball’s Holy Trinity

    Postgame Shot Of Joe: Baseball’s Holy Trinity

    July 30, 2010 at 9:56 pm 18 comments

    Joe is so giddy over the Rays win he doesn’t know where to begin? It was the Holy Trinity of baseball tonight: pitching, defense and a key hit. * Wade Davis: Was this his best outing? Hard to argue. Once he got past the first, he was simply dominant. Joe […]

     
  • Are The Local Newspapers Influencing The Stadium Debate?

    Are The Local Newspapers Influencing The Stadium Debate?

    June 29, 2010 at 9:00 am 12 comments

    That’s what 10Connects.com asks in a recent piece. “I’ve looked at both papers’ coverage,” said Dr. Randy Miller, a journalism professor at USF.  “Both sides have had coverage that clearly points out it either is – or isn’t – a good idea to move the stadium across the bay.” It […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Headline Writers At Times And Tribune Up To Their Old Tricks

    [THE HANGOVER] Headline Writers At Times And Tribune Up To Their Old Tricks

    May 6, 2008 at 8:50 am 4 comments

    THE GOOD: Getting a last place team after having been swept by the Sox. THE BAD: Getting the last place Toronto Blue Jays who are clearly better than their record and have actually won 5 in a row. THE TELLING: Three games with the Jays, none of which will be […]

     
  • [NEWSPAPER BLOGS] Strange Things Are Afoot At The Heater

    [NEWSPAPER BLOGS] Strange Things Are Afoot At The Heater

    January 31, 2008 at 3:28 pm 3 comments

    The Heater, a Rays blog hosted by the St. Pete Times has a post today referring to an ESPN.com chat hosted by Sean McAdam. The focus of the chat is which team will be better in 2010, The Tampa Bay Rays or the Florida Marlins. The focus of the chat […]

     
  • [BLOGGING IS NOT JOURNALISM] Please Do Not Accuse Us Of Trying To Be Journalists

    [BLOGGING IS NOT JOURNALISM] Please Do Not Accuse Us Of Trying To Be Journalists

    January 25, 2008 at 12:48 pm 19 comments

    Yesterday Big Daddy Drew at Deadspin addressed the subject of Blogging as Journalism. It is an excellent read and I highly recommend for anybody that spends time reading blogs, to take five minutes and read it. It is my feeling that this debate is at the core of much of […]

     
  • The St. Pete Times And The Tampa Tribune Would Like Rays Fans To Drink Their Kool-Aid

    The St. Pete Times And The Tampa Tribune Would Like Rays Fans To Drink Their Kool-Aid

    February 26, 2007 at 12:35 pm 0 comments

    Late last season the Tampa Bay Devil Rays signed a sponsorship agreement with the St. Pete Times, in which the local newspaper would be designated “The official newspaper of the Tampa Bay Devil Rays”. In addition, the Times became the main sponsor of devilrays.com, the first such agreement between a […]