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  • UPDATE: A Photo Of The Rays New Throwback Uniform

    UPDATE: A Photo Of The Rays New Throwback Uniform

    August 8, 2014 at 9:07 am 3 comments

    We now have a better idea of the new “road fauxback” uniform the Rays will be wearing on Sunday. We still don’t know about the pants or the stirrups. Here is the mock-up we put together earlier this week. Basically we had the blue colors reversed. Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Discussing Hellickson’s Big Start, Zobrist’s New Gear, And Balfour’s Future

    [THE HANGOVER] Discussing Hellickson’s Big Start, Zobrist’s New Gear, And Balfour’s Future

    August 7, 2014 at 9:33 am 10 comments

    The GBT – The Good, The Bad and The Telling sandwich, where The Bad is nice and lean and the The Telling is ripe. RAYS 7, A’s 3 (boxscore) THE GOOD: Jeremy Hellickson. That was the best Jeremy Hellickson we have seen in over a year, maybe since last April […]

     
  • Rays To Unveil New Version Of Their 1970s ‘Throwback’ Uniform On Sunday

    Rays To Unveil New Version Of Their 1970s ‘Throwback’ Uniform On Sunday

    August 6, 2014 at 6:28 pm 4 comments

    In honor of Wrigley Field’s 100th anniversary, the Cubs have been hosting a series of throwback games this season, each from a different decade. On Sunday, the Cubs will honor the 1980s while the Rays are in town. As part of this celebration the Cubs will wear a 1988 throwback. […]

     
  • Kevin Kiermaier Nearly Passes Jose Molina On Bases During Home Run Trot

    Kevin Kiermaier Nearly Passes Jose Molina On Bases During Home Run Trot

    August 6, 2014 at 3:52 pm 4 comments

    We knew that Jose Molina batting in front of Kevin Kiermaier was eventually going to cause problems and it nearly did on Outlaw’s 2-run home run in the fourth inning against the Rays. Ironically, this came on the first pitch after Molina beat out an infield single. Molina was running […]

     
  • Tailgating Game : More On The Rays’ Television Ratings

    Tailgating Game : More On The Rays’ Television Ratings

    August 6, 2014 at 12:00 pm 5 comments

    Playing A Little Pepper… Here is a chart I made for my real job. The biggest point for Rays fans is that there are 11 teams with bigger fan base problems than the Rays. The number is probably 12 in reality as the Astros data was not available. The strength […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Discussing Drew Smyly’s Debut And A Team Acting Like They Have Given Up

    [THE HANGOVER] Discussing Drew Smyly’s Debut And A Team Acting Like They Have Given Up

    August 6, 2014 at 8:18 am 2 comments

    The GBT – The Good, The Bad and The Telling sandwich, where The Bad is nice and lean and the The Telling is ripe. A’s 3, RAYS 0 (boxscore) THE GOOD: Drew Smyly. It’s funny to think about this. What if David Price had been traded for a Drew Smyly […]

     
  • Tailgating Game 113: Rays (54-58) A’s (68-43)

    Tailgating Game 113: Rays (54-58) A’s (68-43)

    August 5, 2014 at 6:12 pm 1 comment

    Playing A Little Pepper… David Price will make his debut for the Tigers tonight in Yankee Stadium. Meanwhile, Drew Smyly will make his first start for the Rays. Game Graph… [Will be up at game time] Source: FanGraphs Lineup… Flash Jennings, CF Ben Zobrist, LF Matt Joyce, DH Evan Longoria, […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Discussing David Price’s Full-Page Ad And A Night Of Miscues

    [THE HANGOVER] Discussing David Price’s Full-Page Ad And A Night Of Miscues

    August 5, 2014 at 8:05 am 2 comments

    The GBT – The Good, The Bad and The Telling sandwich, where The Bad is nice and lean and the The Telling is ripe. RAYS (boxscore) THE GOOD: Full-page ad in @TB_Times from @DAVIDprice14 (and Astro): pic.twitter.com/Y4pggp7Cds — Noah Pransky – WTSP (@noahpransky) August 5, 2014 THE BAD: Grant Balfour. […]

     
  • Tailgating Game 112: Rays Face Six Former Rays On A’s Roster

    Tailgating Game 112: Rays Face Six Former Rays On A’s Roster

    August 4, 2014 at 7:59 pm 3 comments

    Playing A Little Pepper… Sam Fuld, Stephern Vogt, and John Jaso are all in the lineup for the A’s tonight. Overall, the A’s roster has 6 former Rays, including Scott Kazmir, Jason Hammel, and Jonny Gomes. Also, Jesse Chavez was briefly in the Rays organization but never on the big league […]

     
  • The King is Gone, Long Live the Team

    The King is Gone, Long Live the Team

    August 4, 2014 at 9:41 am 12 comments

    In the span of five months, the sports scene in Florida has lost three premier players, players who were at the top of their position in their respective sports. But while Marty St. Louis, LeBron James, and now David Price wear new uniforms for different reasons, the teams they leave […]