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  • [THE HANGOVER] The Rays Add Trever Miller And Eric Hinske To The Mix

    [THE HANGOVER] The Rays Add Trever Miller And Eric Hinske To The Mix

    February 7, 2008 at 9:07 am 0 comments

    Tampa Bay Rays (7 days until pitchers and catchers report)The Rays signed a pair of players yesterday. Relief pitcher Trever Miller was signed to a one year contract that will pay him $1.6 million this season with a $2 million team option in 2009. Miller previously pitched for the Rays […]

     
  • [RAYS CONFIDENCE GRAPH] The Rays Confidence Graph: 8 Weeks Until Opening Day

    [RAYS CONFIDENCE GRAPH] The Rays Confidence Graph: 8 Weeks Until Opening Day

    February 6, 2008 at 11:44 am 6 comments

    The Rays Confidence Graph will appear every Wednesday and will have a permanent home in the sidebar. The graph is designed to give us a look at how our emotional bias as Rays fans fluctuates through time. The “confidence” in the team is an inexact measure of how we feel […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Babe Ruth Would Be A $400 Million Player Today

    [THE HANGOVER] Babe Ruth Would Be A $400 Million Player Today

    February 5, 2008 at 9:39 pm 1 comment

    Tampa Bay Rays (8 days until pitchers and catchers report) Happy Birthday Babe Ruth! He would be 113 today if only he had not taken so many performance enhancing beers, hot dogs and whores…Which gets us to thinking. If The Bambino were playing today and had just completed his 6th […]

     
  • [POWER RANKINGS] The Debut Of The Tampa Bay Rays Power Rankings

    [POWER RANKINGS] The Debut Of The Tampa Bay Rays Power Rankings

    February 5, 2008 at 4:30 pm 4 comments

    We are now less than two weeks away from Spring Training, so it is time to start taking a closer look at the 2008 Tampa Bay Rays. What better way to do that than a good ole fashion Power Ranking. Everybody loves Power Rankings. These rankings are a combination of […]

     
  • [NEW UNIFORMS] One Blogger Is Fined For Using Moniker "Devil Rays"

    [NEW UNIFORMS] One Blogger Is Fined For Using Moniker "Devil Rays"

    February 5, 2008 at 1:15 pm 0 comments

    Seriously…We can’t make this shit up. Baseball Musings has still been referring to the Tampa Bay Rays as the “Tampa Bay Devil Rays”. Well, after receiving a letter from Matt Silverman, president of the Devil Rays, they can no longer use the excuse that they “didn’t get the memo”. Baseball […]

     
  • [NEW UNIFORMS] One Blogger Is Fined For Using Moniker "Devil Rays"

    [NEW UNIFORMS] One Blogger Is Fined For Using Moniker "Devil Rays"

    February 5, 2008 at 1:15 pm 8 comments

    Seriously…We can’t make this shit up. Baseball Musings has still been referring to the Tampa Bay Rays as the “Tampa Bay Devil Rays”. Well, after receiving a letter from Matt Silverman, president of the Devil Rays, they can no longer use the excuse that they “didn’t get the memo”. Baseball […]

     
  • [WILLY AYBAR] Willy Aybar Jailed In D.R.; Longoria’s Fate Should Not Be Affected

    [WILLY AYBAR] Willy Aybar Jailed In D.R.; Longoria’s Fate Should Not Be Affected

    February 5, 2008 at 11:41 am 2 comments

    It seems as if the Rays rid themselves of one Mischievous Little Badger and acquired another one… As you have no doubt heard by now, Willy Aybar has been arrested in the Dominican Republic on Domestic Abuse charges. He has been held without bail since last week and faces three […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER]

    [THE HANGOVER]

    February 5, 2008 at 9:54 am 0 comments

    Tampa Bay Rays (9 days until pitchers and catchers report)Today is Hank Aaron’s birthday. Major League Baseball tried to honor Aaron by naming an award after him, when in fact the award does nothing to honor his legacy. We have made our feelings known about the Hank Aaron Award in […]

     
  • [RI CONFIDENCE GRAPH] The Rays Confidence Graph Survey

    [RI CONFIDENCE GRAPH] The Rays Confidence Graph Survey

    February 4, 2008 at 12:50 pm 0 comments

    Normally on Monday we would present our weekly installment of our Rays Index Confidence Graph. But we decided it might be a little more interesting if the graph showed how confident Rays fans are in general, in both the 2008 season and the franchise as a whole. Below you will […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] First It Was Peter King, Now It Is Stephen King On The Tampa Bay Rays Bandwagon

    [THE HANGOVER] First It Was Peter King, Now It Is Stephen King On The Tampa Bay Rays Bandwagon

    February 4, 2008 at 9:06 am 1 comment

    Tampa Bay Rays (10 days until pitchers and catchers report)We would like to thank DRG for taking over this weekend and allowing us to enjoy our real hangovers in peace. That image of Scott Kazmir/JP Howell/Jamie Moyer is absolutely mesmerizing. We have probably watched it 200 times. In the meantime, […]