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  • How Does One Quantify 10 Years Of Sucktitude? Fastest Franchise To 1,000 Losses!

    How Does One Quantify 10 Years Of Sucktitude? Fastest Franchise To 1,000 Losses!

    June 12, 2008 at 9:20 am 17 comments

    Yesterday afternoon, the Tampa Bay Rays became the 29th franchise in baseball history to lose 1,000 games. And it only took 10 years and 73 days, easily out-distancing the Arizona Diamondbacks who now stand at 853-833 and bettering the previous mark by 10 days. The San Diego Padres needed 10 […]

     
  • [DOWN ON THE FARM] Joel Guzman Hits 13th Home Run For Bulls

    [DOWN ON THE FARM] Joel Guzman Hits 13th Home Run For Bulls

    June 12, 2008 at 7:38 am 0 comments

    Durham 9, Rochester 7. Jeff Niemann picked up the win, but did give up 6 runs and 2 home runs in 5.1 innings. He struck out 7 and walked none…Chris Richard homered twice and drove in 3…Joel Guzman added his 13th home run and Jon Weber hit his 6th…Reid Brignac […]

     
  • [TAINT OF THE DEVIL RAYS] How Does One Quantify 10 Years Of Sucktitude? 999 Losses

    [TAINT OF THE DEVIL RAYS] How Does One Quantify 10 Years Of Sucktitude? 999 Losses

    June 11, 2008 at 3:26 pm 2 comments

    We hate losin’…It’s like worse than winnin’ and we especially hate losing to Jered Freakin’ Weaver. And we really hate staying up past midnight to watch the Rays take a gigantic dump on the field. So it is only fitting that that with the loss last night, the Tampa Bay […]

     
  • The Fist Bump: All The Cool Kids Are Doing It

    The Fist Bump: All The Cool Kids Are Doing It

    June 11, 2008 at 2:31 pm 5 comments

    We are not sure why we never ran it (we blame DRG) as it has been sitting on the RAYSHEADS Facebook page for quite some time. But somebody put together a video in which they examine the history of the “Fist Bump”. Several members of the Tampa Bay Devil Rays […]

     
  • [RI CONFIDENCE GRAPH] The Rays Index Confidence Graph: Week 11

    [RI CONFIDENCE GRAPH] The Rays Index Confidence Graph: Week 11

    June 11, 2008 at 2:05 pm 1 comment

    The Rays Confidence Graph will appear every Wednesday and is a look at how much confidence Rays fans have in the Tampa Bay Rays. 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 […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Rays Shutdown By Jered Freakin’ Weaver

    [THE HANGOVER] Rays Shutdown By Jered Freakin’ Weaver

    June 11, 2008 at 11:55 am 0 comments

    THE GOOD: James Shields faced only one over the minimum in 6 of the 8 innings he pitched. That’s it. That’s the only good thing we could come up with…Oh, and Evan Longoria had 2 doubles, responsible for half of the Rays’ hits. THE BAD: Jered Weaver? Unfortunately for the […]

     
  • [DOWN ON THE FARM] Chris Mason Continues To Struggle In Durham

    [DOWN ON THE FARM] Chris Mason Continues To Struggle In Durham

    June 11, 2008 at 10:55 am 0 comments

    Rochester 14, Durham 2. Chris Mason dropped to 2-7 on the year after allowing 7 runs (5 earned) in 5 innings. He gave up 9 hits and 2 walks…Fernando Perez and Joel Guzman were each 2-4..Reid Brignac did not play. Montgomery (off day) Ft. Myers 6, Vero Beach 2. After […]

     
  • [RAYS INDEX PANTS PARTY] Come Join Us At The First Ever Rays Pants Party

    [RAYS INDEX PANTS PARTY] Come Join Us At The First Ever Rays Pants Party

    June 10, 2008 at 12:47 pm 11 comments

    Due to a number of unfortunate factors, we have yet to attend a Tampa Bay Rays game this season at The Trop. This bothers us to no-end, especially everytime somebody bashes recent attendance figures. It has been difficult for us to remain quiet for the fear of sounding like a […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Dirtbag And The Fat Catcher Carry Rays Over Angels

    [THE HANGOVER] Dirtbag And The Fat Catcher Carry Rays Over Angels

    June 10, 2008 at 10:24 am 7 comments

    THE GOOD: Evan Longoria, Willy Aybar and Dioner Navarro. Not only did they hit back-to-back-to-back and belly-to-belly-to-belly home runs in the 2nd inning for the first time in franchise history, but the trio went a combined 9-13 with 3 doubles, 4 home runs and 9 RBI…The Rays managed only 2 […]

     
  • [DOWN ON THE FARM] Ryan Reid Back To Dominating Ways

    [DOWN ON THE FARM] Ryan Reid Back To Dominating Ways

    June 10, 2008 at 9:24 am 0 comments

    Durham (off-day) Birmingham 4, Montgomery 3 (10). Jino Gonzalez made his first start in place of Richard de los Santos, who went on the DL. Gonzalez worked 5 innings and gave up 2 runs…Ryan Reid pitched 2 innings of relief and struck out 2. After walking 2 in his first […]