Tag Archives: Tampa Bay Rays

  • Fan Uses Laptop to Broadcast Rays Game to Friend Over Video Chat (Pic)

    Fan Uses Laptop to Broadcast Rays Game to Friend Over Video Chat (Pic)

    Every baseball fan has heard the disclaimer and probably knows it by heart. “Any reproduction, retransmission or rebroadcast without the expressed, written consent of Major League Baseball is strictly prohibited.” Unfortunately, though, there is one Tampa Bay Rays fan who is either unfamiliar with that disclaimer, or didn’t think it applied to fans who want […]

  • Lovable Baseball Lifer Don Zimmer Passes Away at 83

    Lovable Baseball Lifer Don Zimmer Passes Away at 83

    You won’t find many people around Major League Baseball as universally liked and respected as Don Zimmer. There are tons of better players and many better managers, but few better people. Sadly, after gracing the game of baseball with his presence for 66 years, Zimmer passed away yesterday, June 4, at the age of 83. […]

  • Rays and Red Sox Get Into Bench-Clearing Fight (Video)

    Rays and Red Sox Get Into Bench-Clearing Fight (Video)

    In sports, as in life, all actions have reactions. A very clear example of that happened at yesterday afternoon’s game between the Tampa Bay Rays and the Boston Red Sox. The first domino to fall was the Rays’ Yunel Escobar stealing third base in the bottom of the seventh, when the Rays were already ahead […]

  • Guy at Rays Game Spills Onto Field, Faceplants (GIF)

    Guy at Rays Game Spills Onto Field, Faceplants (GIF)

    There are faceplants, and there are faceplants. This gem from Friday night’s game between the Tampa Bay Rays and the New York Yankees in Tampa definitely falls into the latter category. There are a lot of things to love here, but I’d like to draw your attention to a few things in case you miss […]

  • Evan Longoria Blindfolded Himself With His Own Helmet (GIFs)

    Evan Longoria Blindfolded Himself With His Own Helmet (GIFs)

    It’s hard enough to hit a Major League fastball when you have full use of both your eyes. I can’t even imagine what it would be like to stand at the plate and only be able to hear the ball wiz by you. Tampa Bay Rays third baseman Evan Longoria knows what it’s like, though. […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 9/25/2013 — Evan Longoria

    Stat Line of the Night — 9/25/2013 — Evan Longoria

    Entering Wednesday, the Tampa Bay Rays were sitting atop the AL Wild Card standings, one game up on the Cleveland Indians and two games up on the Texas Rangers.  And with both the Rangers and the Indians earning victories later that evening, the Rays would need a win against the Yankees in order to maintain […]

  • Camera Flash on Cell Phone Delays Major League Baseball Game (Video)

    Camera Flash on Cell Phone Delays Major League Baseball Game (Video)

    Smartphones can do so many amazing things. They can send emails and texts, take videos and pictures, and provide access to the unlimited information out there on the internet. Oh, and apparently they can also delay a Major League Baseball game. Last night in Tampa, during the game between the Rays and Angels of Greater […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 7/22/2013 — Matt Moore

    Stat Line of the Night — 7/22/2013 — Matt Moore

    The Boston Red Sox have dominated the Tampa Bay Rays this season, having won nine of the twelve meetings between these two teams heading into last night’s contest.  But the Rays have been on a roll of their own as of late, as they entered the week with wins in five straight and a 17-2 […]