Archive for June 16th, 2009

  • One Year Ago On Rays Index

    June 16, 2009 at 6:00 pm 0 comments

    One year ago on Rays Index we showed you that Andy Sonnanstine struggled when he started changing his arm angles. Andy Sonnanstine Struggles When He Changes Arm Angles [Rays Index] Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

  • The Sunburst Player Of The Game Pick ‘Em

    The Sunburst Player Of The Game Pick ‘Em

    June 16, 2009 at 3:00 pm 25 comments

    Up until first pitch, use the comments section to predict who you think will be the Sunburst Player of the Game. (be sure to use a valid email address while leaving the comment). The commenter that correctly predicts who we will name the Sunburst Player of the Game the most […]

  • The Case Of The Rays Disappearing Clutchiness

    The Case Of The Rays Disappearing Clutchiness

    June 16, 2009 at 12:00 pm 8 comments

    A couple of weeks ago, we showed that, in contrast to the 2008 Rays, the 2009 Rays were underperforming their Pythagorean record. That is, despite leading the American League in runs scored, and run differential, the Rays were still just a .500 ballclub. After sweeping the Nationals, the Rays are […]

  • Free Pizza For Rays Fans Tomorrow…In Colorado

    Free Pizza For Rays Fans Tomorrow…In Colorado

    June 16, 2009 at 11:15 am 0 comments

    Last summer, John Keiley, owner of a pizzeria in Lakewood, Colorado, offered free pizza to any Rays fans if the Rays won the World Series. Well, as you know, The Phraudulent Phillies cheated the Rays out of their rightful place in history*. Recognizing that an injustice had been served, Keiley […]

  • Tracking The 2009 Attendance

    Tracking The 2009 Attendance

    June 16, 2009 at 10:30 am 3 comments

    From time to time we are going to take a look at the 2009 attendance and see how the 2009 season stacks up against last year and whether the Rays can reach their goal of being average (in attendance). Notes on the attendance follow the graph… Notes on the 2009 […]

  • The Tampa Bay Rays Confidence Survey

    June 16, 2009 at 9:00 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. We will present these same polls every Tuesday. The results will be presented in graphical form on Thursday, and will be displayed permanently in the sidebar. The goal […]

  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Kevin Kennedy

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Kevin Kennedy

    June 16, 2009 at 6:49 am 10 comments

    Time to bring back the GBT – The Good, The Bad and The Telling sandwich, where The Bad is nice and lean and the The Telling is ripe. THE GOOD: Kevin Kennedy. As a former catcher, we always prefer the perspective of somebody that wore the tools of ignorance. Despite […]

  • Down On The Farm: Desmond Jennings Continues To Struggle

    June 16, 2009 at 6:13 am 0 comments

    Lehigh Valley 8, Durham 5. Julio DePaula started and allowed 4 runs (3 earned) in 2.2 innings…Dale Thayer pitched a perfect inning with 1 strike out…Matt Joyce was 0-4 with a strikeout…Justin Ruggiano was 0-4 with 2 Ks…Rhyne Hughes had a double and an RBI while John Jaso finished 1-4. […]