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  • The trade value of the Rays’ starting pitchers just went up

    The trade value of the Rays’ starting pitchers just went up

    July 20, 2016 at 9:25 am 2 comments

    The Los Angeles Dodgers just suffered a big blow to their World Series hopes and it could turn out to be a huge blessing for the Tampa Bay Rays. The Dodgers have announced that they have once again shut down star pitcher Clayton Kershaw after he suffered a setback during […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans will be talking about today

    [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans will be talking about today

    July 19, 2016 at 10:08 am 10 comments

    The GBT – The Good, The Bad and The Telling sandwich, where The Bad is nice and lean and the The Telling is ripe. Rockies 7, RAYS 4 (boxscore) THE GOOD: The usual, Evan Longoria and Erasmo Ramirez. How bad would the Rays be without Longo and Rasmo this season? Longoria had […]

     
  • MLB insider teases Evan Longoria trade rumor that is 99% bull poop

    MLB insider teases Evan Longoria trade rumor that is 99% bull poop

    July 18, 2016 at 7:17 pm 4 comments

    Let the silly season begin! The Rays are bad. The Rays have a lot of potential trade pieces. So it is natural that just about every good Rays player will be mentioned in trade rumors. That includes Evan Longoria. Enter Jon Paul Morosi of MLB.com with a column titled “Could […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans will be talking about today

    [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans will be talking about today

    July 18, 2016 at 9:51 am 3 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 5, Orioles 2 (boxscore) THE GOOD: Evan Longoria is good at baseball. It’s a bit sad that we finally get peak Longo and it comes in […]

     
  • Evan Longoria hit one of the longest home runs you will ever see at The Trop

    Evan Longoria hit one of the longest home runs you will ever see at The Trop

    July 17, 2016 at 2:44 pm 2 comments

    Evan Longoria just killed a baseball. Funeral services will be held later this evening. Longoria hit two home runs on Sunday in the win over the Orioles, but it was the second one that has Rays fans buzzing. The moon shot would have landed past the Ducky’s patio beyond the center […]

     
  • Teams have made trade offers for Chris Archer that only have ‘some comedic value’

    Teams have made trade offers for Chris Archer that only have ‘some comedic value’

    July 15, 2016 at 4:51 pm 1 comment

    At this point it is no surprise that teams are calling the Rays to ask about trading for one of their many starting pitchers. It is also not surprising that some of the same teams have asked about Chris Archer. After all, like your parents said, you never know if you don’t ask. […]

     
  • Rays attendance is up in 2016, for now

    Rays attendance is up in 2016, for now

    July 12, 2016 at 2:06 pm 1 comment

    In what may be the biggest upset of the season for the 2016 Tampa Bay Rays, they are averaging 16,614 tickets distributed per game. Through 45 home dates, attendance is actually up 7.0% from a year ago. They are on pace to reach 1.33 million this season after attendance reached […]

     
  • Everybody wants the Rays’ pitchers but surprisingly, they might not be available

    Everybody wants the Rays’ pitchers but surprisingly, they might not be available

    July 11, 2016 at 3:08 pm 6 comments

    Another day and more stories about teams scouting Rays pitchers and rumors about teams interested in trading for Rays pitchers. But in the latest twist, one report suggests the Rays are playing hard to get. Here are the latest rumors and reports: According to Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe, […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans will be talking about today

    [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans will be talking about today

    July 11, 2016 at 9:44 am 6 comments

    The GBT – The Good, The Bad and The Telling sandwich, where The Bad is nice and lean and the The Telling is ripe. Red Sox 4, RAYS 0 (boxscore) THE GOOD: Evan Longoria is still good at baseball. While the rest of the team can’t hit, pitch, or field their […]

     
  • One miserable play that perfectly sums up the 2016 Tampa Bay Rays

    One miserable play that perfectly sums up the 2016 Tampa Bay Rays

    July 7, 2016 at 2:03 pm 10 comments

    The Tampa Bay Rays are dumpster fire and the fire trucks are all on vacation. Remember when the staple of the Rays was good pitching, good defense, and decent fundamentals? A lot has been made about how bad the pitching has been, but the defense has been equally as bad and […]