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  • [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, […]

     
  • [HOWELL VS KAZMIR] JP Howell And Jamie Moyer Were Separated At Birth

    [HOWELL VS KAZMIR] JP Howell And Jamie Moyer Were Separated At Birth

    February 3, 2008 at 3:59 pm 2 comments

    I don’t want to take credit for animated gif above (I found it on THIS forum) but it must be the single worst thing to happen to JP Howell since being born without a fastball. Howell is the pitcher in the middle. He is flanked on the left by Scott […]

     
  • [THE SUNDAY MORNING REVOLUTION] Evan Longoria Wants A Chance To Prove He Belongs On The Opening Day Roster

    [THE SUNDAY MORNING REVOLUTION] Evan Longoria Wants A Chance To Prove He Belongs On The Opening Day Roster

    February 3, 2008 at 12:12 pm 3 comments

    Tampa Bay Devil Dogs (11 days until pitchers and catchers report)Marc Lancaster believes the Rays are using the Royal’s Alex Gordon and Milwaukee’s Ryan Braun as case studies for their decision about where Evan Longoria will start the 2008 season. Gordon was the opening day third baseman for Kansas City […]

     
  • [THE SATURDAY MORNING REVOLUTION] In A Revolution, One Triumphs Or One Dies

    [THE SATURDAY MORNING REVOLUTION] In A Revolution, One Triumphs Or One Dies

    February 2, 2008 at 11:35 am 7 comments

    Tampa Bay Devil Dogs (12 days until pitchers and catchers report) Please allow myself to introduce…myself. The name is DEVIL RAY GUEVARA. You can call me DRG for short. I will be manning the ship on most weekends from now on and if I behave myself, the Prof says I […]

     
  • [RAYS INDEX] Weekend Blogger

    [RAYS INDEX] Weekend Blogger

    February 1, 2008 at 2:33 pm 0 comments

    What does a blogger do when they are full of themselves and think they are greater than they really are? Work less and bring aboard weekend bloggers. As a professor this is something that I understand all too well…only in academia we call them “TAs”. Beginning tomorrow we will be […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Delmon Young Walks The Company-Line In Minnesota

    [THE HANGOVER] Delmon Young Walks The Company-Line In Minnesota

    February 1, 2008 at 9:21 am 1 comment

    Tampa Bay Rays (13 days until pitchers and catchers report)A college newspaper in Minnesota got a hold of Delmon Young for a quick little Q&A following the Minnesota Twins FanFest. And boy, what a difference 1,600 miles makes. When asked about his experience with Tampa Bay… Tampa was fun. They […]