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  • [NEW UNIFORMS] Rays Spared From Wearing Green, Even On St. Patrick’s Day

    [NEW UNIFORMS] Rays Spared From Wearing Green, Even On St. Patrick’s Day

    March 18, 2008 at 10:20 am 1 comment

    Are we the only ones that find it just a little suspicious that the Tampa Bay Rays first off-day during spring training came on St. Patrick’s Day? It is a spring training tradition for teams to wear green caps (including the Mariners, Tigers, Pirates, Dodgers) or jerseys (including Phillies, Twins) […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Elijah Dukes Was Crying For Help

    [THE HANGOVER] Elijah Dukes Was Crying For Help

    March 18, 2008 at 8:01 am 0 comments

    Tampa Bay Rays (13 days until Opening Day) Yesterday: Tampa Bay Rays. DNP DEVIL RAYS WEBTOPIA… Apparently Elijah Dukes was crying inside…”I can communicate now without feeling like I’m afraid to say the wrong thing,” Dukes said. “These guys here, they’re willing to listen here…In the past, I don’t have […]

     
  • [RI CONFIDENCE GRAPH] The Tampa Bay Rays Confidence Survey

    [RI CONFIDENCE GRAPH] The Tampa Bay Rays Confidence Survey

    March 17, 2008 at 11:45 am 0 comments

    Last week’s Rays Confidence Graph results. Below you will see two polls that ask about your confidence in the Tampa Bay Rays. Please take a moment to answer each question. We will present these same polls every Monday. The results will be presented in graphical form on Wednesday, and will […]

     
  • [EVAN LONGORIA] Dirtbag-O-Meter: 14 Days Until Opening Day

    [EVAN LONGORIA] Dirtbag-O-Meter: 14 Days Until Opening Day

    March 17, 2008 at 10:52 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] Elliot Johnson Has Real Shot At Making Roster

    [THE HANGOVER] Elliot Johnson Has Real Shot At Making Roster

    March 17, 2008 at 8:36 am 4 comments

    Tampa Bay Rays (14 days until Opening Day) Yesterday: Tampa Bay Rays 7, Tigers 2. The Good: James Shields was..well…he was James Shields. 2 hits, no runs in 4.2 innings. Andy Sonnanstine continues to lay claim to one of the final two spots in the rotation striking out 5 in […]

     
  • [ROCCO BALDELLI] Apparently Rocco Baldelli’s Condition Is A Joke To Kevin Hench

    [ROCCO BALDELLI] Apparently Rocco Baldelli’s Condition Is A Joke To Kevin Hench

    March 16, 2008 at 7:33 pm 3 comments

    Kevin Hench is a friggin’ idiot. He thinks he is funny by making fun of Rocco Baldelli. He is not. Rocco Baldelli is a five-tool player: and those tools are scalpel, knee brace, cane, sling and Ace bandage…Baldelli has appeared in 127 of a possible 486 games the last three […]

     
  • [TWO STEPS OR DIE] Rays Are Showing Better Fundamentals

    [TWO STEPS OR DIE] Rays Are Showing Better Fundamentals

    March 16, 2008 at 2:46 pm 0 comments

    Last year the Tampa Bay Rays picked up Joe Maddon‘s two-year option. In reality it was a one-year deal as few teams are willing to enter a season with a manager that only has one year left on his contract. In 2008, Papa Joe and the Rays will either take […]

     
  • [EVAN LONGORIA] Dirtbag-O-Meter: 15 Days Until Opening Day

    [EVAN LONGORIA] Dirtbag-O-Meter: 15 Days Until Opening Day

    March 16, 2008 at 11:45 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 SUNDAY MORNING REVOLUTION] JP Howell Not In Running For Rotation

    [THE SUNDAY MORNING REVOLUTION] JP Howell Not In Running For Rotation

    March 16, 2008 at 9:38 am 1 comment

    Tampa Bay Devil Dogs (15 days until opening day) DRG here again to get you through the weekend… Yesterday: Tampa Bay Rays 11, Braves 10. The Good: Jason Hammel finally had a good start, throwing 5 scoreless. Is it enough to get his name back in the mix? Elliot Johnson […]

     
  • [THE ARCHIVES] One Year Ago On Rays Index

    [THE ARCHIVES] One Year Ago On Rays Index

    March 15, 2008 at 11:55 am 0 comments

    One year ago on Rays Index we took a closer look at “The Great B.J. Upton Debate” and what exactly to do with the super-prospect. Some in the mainstream media were questioning the “smarts” behind Joe Maddon’s decision to convert Upton into a super-utility player. The Great B.J. Upton Debate […]