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  • Today is the 10th anniversary of Stuart Sternberg taking control of the Tampa Bay Rays

    Today is the 10th anniversary of Stuart Sternberg taking control of the Tampa Bay Rays

    October 3, 2015 at 1:31 pm 11 comments

    On this date in 2005, Stuart Sternberg took control of the Tampa Bay Devil Rays, and while the Rays won’t be in the postseason this year, what a heckuva 10 years it has been The first thing Sternberg and his partners did was to buy out the final year of Lou […]

     
  • Kevin Kiermaier reaches 100 mph on throw that nails runner at plate

    Kevin Kiermaier reaches 100 mph on throw that nails runner at plate

    October 2, 2015 at 9:31 am 7 comments

    Kevin Kiermaier had another huge throw to help preserve the win on Thursday night. With the Rays nursing a 2-1 lead and runners on first and second with two outs, Ichiro Suzuki hit a single up the middle. Kiermaier charged hard, and with the momentum of his body behind the […]

     
  • Stuart Sternberg confirms he is still a Mets fan

    Stuart Sternberg confirms he is still a Mets fan

    September 30, 2015 at 1:46 pm 9 comments

    Stuart Sternberg, grew up a fan of the New York Mets, and on Wednesday he admitted that he still is. Sternberg is in New York this week for the 2015 Sports Diversity & Inclusion Symposium and was tasked with introducing rookie commissioner Rob Manfred. In comments to the audience at Citi […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] It wasn’t vintage Matt Moore and that is a good thing

    [THE HANGOVER] It wasn’t vintage Matt Moore and that is a good thing

    September 30, 2015 at 9:52 am 2 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 4, Marlins 2 (boxscore) THE GOOD: It was a shaky start for Matt Moore who gave up a double, a double, and then snagged a […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans need to know today

    [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans need to know today

    September 28, 2015 at 11:11 am 4 comments

    The GBT – The Good, The Bad and The Telling sandwich, where The Bad is nice and lean and the The Telling is ripe. Blue Jays 5, RAYS 4 (boxscore) THE GOOD: It will all be over soon. So let’s focus on fun stuff, like Chris Archer trying to invterview David Price […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans need to know today

    [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans need to know today

    September 25, 2015 at 11:09 am 4 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 4, Red Sox 2 (boxscore) THE GOOD: Evan Longoria hit his 20th home run and it was a bomb. ESPN gave it a “true distance” of […]

     
  • Some Rays players feel front office gave up on season at trade deadline

    Some Rays players feel front office gave up on season at trade deadline

    September 23, 2015 at 9:33 am 14 comments

    The Rays made one trade at the trade deadline in July, sending reliever Kevin Jepsen to the Twins for a pair of minor leaguers. Not exactly a blockbuster deal, but the move apparently had a lasting impression on some of the other players. Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans need to know today

    [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans need to know today

    September 22, 2015 at 11:12 am 15 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 8, RAYS 7 (boxscore) THE GOOD: It’s fun to watch Richie Shaffer hit. Both he and Brandon Guyer went out of Fenway Park. Your browser does not […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans need to know today

    [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans need to know today

    September 21, 2015 at 9:10 am 0 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 7, Orioles 6(boxscore) THE GOOD: A walk-off win? Well, that’s a new twist. Kevin Kiermaier has struggled a bit recently and the long season may be starting […]

     
  • Former Rays first-round pick arrested on 2 charges of murder

    Former Rays first-round pick arrested on 2 charges of murder

    September 19, 2015 at 8:15 am 3 comments

    In 2011, the Tampa Bay Rays selected Brandon Martin with the 38th pick of the first round of the MLB Draft. In 2013, the shortstop was already considered one of the best defensive players in the Rays’ organization. Today, Martin has been detained by police, arrested on charges of murdering two […]