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  • [HAPPY HOUR] Rays Could Use Sonnanstine In The Bullpen

    [HAPPY HOUR] Rays Could Use Sonnanstine In The Bullpen

    March 21, 2008 at 4:25 pm 0 comments

    Tampa Bay Rays (10 days until Opening Day) Night game tonight. No BJ Upton or Akinori Iwamura until Sunday. Andy Sonnanstine gets the start. A solid outing would probably secure his spot in the rotation if there is still any doubt. Evan Longoria will start at third base. If the […]

     
  • [2008 ROSTER] 2008 25-Man Roster And Starting Lineup Projections Redux

    [2008 ROSTER] 2008 25-Man Roster And Starting Lineup Projections Redux

    March 21, 2008 at 1:35 pm 6 comments

    The 2008 25-man roster prediction is based only on players currently within the organization and will be updated when trades are consummated and free agents are signed. We are half-way through spring training, let’s update our 25-man roster projections with a couple of changes. We are now also going to […]

     
  • [RAYS INDEX STORE] RAYSHEADS UNITE! New Items In The Rays Index Store

    [RAYS INDEX STORE] RAYSHEADS UNITE! New Items In The Rays Index Store

    March 21, 2008 at 10:55 am 0 comments

    Just want to let you know that we added a couple of items to the Rays Index Store, based on requests. The first t-shirt will be a permanent addition, while the second item will only be available for a limited time. If there is something you would like to see […]

     
  • [EVAN LONGORIA] Dirtbag-O-Meter: 10 Days Until Opening Day

    [EVAN LONGORIA] Dirtbag-O-Meter: 10 Days Until Opening Day

    March 21, 2008 at 10:16 am 0 comments

    We call him The Dirtbag because of how he plays and because he played college ball at Long Beach State whose baseball team has the coolest mascot in sports…The Dirtbags. The biggest question mark for the Tampa Bay Rays in Spring Training is whether or not Evan Longoria will be […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Several Roster Decisions Still Pending

    [THE HANGOVER] Several Roster Decisions Still Pending

    March 21, 2008 at 8:23 am 0 comments

    Tampa Bay Rays (10 days until Opening Day) Yesterday: Tampa Bay Rays 4, Indians 4. The Good: Dioner Navarro continues his hot spring, going 2-2 with a double, home run and a walk. He is now 11-28 (.393) on the spring with 2 doubles, 2 home runs and a OPS. […]

     
  • [EVAN LONGORIA] Media Incorrectly Predicts Timing Of Longoria’s Promotion

    [EVAN LONGORIA] Media Incorrectly Predicts Timing Of Longoria’s Promotion

    March 20, 2008 at 10:32 am 11 comments

    We just wanted to take a moment to clarify a couple of erroneous reports yesterday in the mainstream media concerning the service time of Evan Longoria. Bill Chastain of MLB.com, Marty York of Canada Metro and John Romano of the St. Pete Times reported that the Tampa Bay Rays would […]

     
  • [EVAN LONGORIA] Dirtbag-O-Meter: 11 Days Until Opening Day

    [EVAN LONGORIA] Dirtbag-O-Meter: 11 Days Until Opening Day

    March 20, 2008 at 10:18 am 1 comment

    We call him The Dirtbag because of how he plays and because he played college ball at Long Beach State whose baseball team has the coolest mascot in sports…The Dirtbags. The biggest question mark for the Tampa Bay Rays in Spring Training is whether or not Evan Longoria will be […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Edwin Jackson Reminds Us Why He Drives Us Nuts

    [THE HANGOVER] Edwin Jackson Reminds Us Why He Drives Us Nuts

    March 20, 2008 at 8:45 am 1 comment

    Tampa Bay Rays (11 days until Opening Day) Yesterday: Tampa Bay Rays 3, Phillies 1. The Good: This is why we hate Edwin Jackson. He will pitch like Bob Gibson about once a month and you start thinking man, what if he did this all the time, he could win […]

     
  • [RAYS INDEX STORE] RAYSHEADS UNITE! The Rays Index Store Is Now Open

    [RAYS INDEX STORE] RAYSHEADS UNITE! The Rays Index Store Is Now Open

    March 19, 2008 at 11:54 am 15 comments

    We don’t need a ‘Nation’…We don’t need an ‘Empire’…All we need is a cold beverage, good music and better baseball. We are RAYSHEADS. When the Tampa Bay Devil Rays first announced that they were changing their name, many fans, ourselves included, felt betrayed. It was one thing to change the […]

     
  • [RI CONFIDENCE GRAPH] The Rays Index Confidence Graph: 2 Weeks Until Opening Day

    [RI CONFIDENCE GRAPH] The Rays Index Confidence Graph: 2 Weeks Until Opening Day

    March 19, 2008 at 10:19 am 0 comments

    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 […]