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  • Standing On The Porch By The Bay

    Standing On The Porch By The Bay

    April 14, 2014 at 2:25 pm 4 comments

    [Jordi Scubbings is back with his latest take on all things Rays] … Drinking a beer, watching the Rays. Before the Rays finish their first lengthy road trip of the season, I want to talk about what’s new at the home of the Rays. There is no doubt most Rays […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Discussing A Struggling Offense And Alex Cobb’s Curious Injury

    [THE HANGOVER] Discussing A Struggling Offense And Alex Cobb’s Curious Injury

    April 14, 2014 at 8:07 am 16 comments

    The GBT – The Good, The Bad and The Telling sandwich, where The Bad is nice and lean and the The Telling is ripe. Reds 12, RAYS 4 (boxscore) THE GOOD: Ben Zobrist. The Rays need to score more runs and Zorilla is proving to be one of the only […]

     
  • Tailgating Game 13: Rays (7-5) At Reds (3-8)

    Tailgating Game 13: Rays (7-5) At Reds (3-8)

    April 13, 2014 at 11:21 am 3 comments

    Playing A Little Pepper… Alex Cobb has been placed on the diabled list with an oblique strain. Also, Kevin Kiermaier was sent back to Durham and replaced by Erik Bedard…Cesar Ramos will bad 8th today with Sean Rodriguez 9th. This is likely due to Ramos being the starting pitcher and only working […]

     
  • Prospects First Career Start Included An Incredible Throw To The Plate

    Prospects First Career Start Included An Incredible Throw To The Plate

    April 12, 2014 at 3:27 pm 10 comments

    The Rays love Kevin Kiermaier’s defense and he was rewarded with his first career start against the Cincinnati Reds, playing center field. He went 0-4 at the plate with 2 strikeouts, although he was robbed of one hit on a hard groundball. But he will always remember his big league […]

     
  • Tailgating Game 11: Rays (5-5) At Reds (3-6)

    Tailgating Game 11: Rays (5-5) At Reds (3-6)

    April 11, 2014 at 4:06 pm 2 comments

    Playing A Little Pepper… Matt Moore is with the team in Cincinnati. He told the media that he is hoping to avoid surgery and will try to play catch in 3-5 days to see how it feels…Another interleague series on the road means another chance for David Price to hit […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Discussing A Roster Move And A Yankees Pitcher Caught Cheating (Maybe)

    [THE HANGOVER] Discussing A Roster Move And A Yankees Pitcher Caught Cheating (Maybe)

    April 11, 2014 at 9:10 am 3 comments

    Outfielder Kevin Kiermaier has been called up to replace Jeff Beliveau and fill in as an extra bench player for the next couple of games in Cincinnati. The Rays still have not announced who will start on Sunday, likely waiting to keep the Reds from having time to scout and adjust. […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Discussing Matt Moore’s Injury, An Extra Bat, And A Red-Hot Jerry Sands

    [THE HANGOVER] Discussing Matt Moore’s Injury, An Extra Bat, And A Red-Hot Jerry Sands

    April 10, 2014 at 7:48 am 9 comments

    The GBT – The Good, The Bad and The Telling sandwich, where The Bad is nice and lean and the The Telling is ripe. Royals 7, RAYS 3 (boxscore) MATT MOORE UPDATE: The Rays have confirmed what we learned yesterday morning. That is, Matt Moore tore the UCL ligament in […]

     
  • Tailgating Game 10: Rays (5-4) At Royals (3-4)

    Tailgating Game 10: Rays (5-4) At Royals (3-4)

    April 9, 2014 at 11:55 am 5 comments

    Playing A Little Pepper… Wil Myers, who is just 6-31 in the first 9 games, has been dropped to the seventh spot in the lineup today…Ryan Hanigan will make his sixth start in the first ten games of the season…Jake Odorizzi will make his second start against his former team […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Discussing Imperfect Replay, Matt Moore’s Injury, And Cheap Rays

    [THE HANGOVER] Discussing Imperfect Replay, Matt Moore’s Injury, And Cheap Rays

    April 9, 2014 at 8:39 am 12 comments

    The GBT – The Good, The Bad and The Telling sandwich, where The Bad is nice and lean and the The Telling is ripe. RAYS 1, Royals (boxscore) THE GOOD: Chris Archer. With Matt Moore looking like he will be out for the rest of the season, the Rays need […]

     
  • Report: Matt Moore Tore His Elbow Ligament, May Need Tommy John Surgery

    Report: Matt Moore Tore His Elbow Ligament, May Need Tommy John Surgery

    April 9, 2014 at 7:06 am 5 comments

    Matt Moore has a tear in the UCL of his throwing elbow and may need Tommy John surgery according to Jeff Passan of Yahoo.com. Moore had an MRI on Tuesday after injuring his elbow during Monday’s game in Kansas City. The MRI was called “inconclusive” by the Rays. Moore will […]