Tag Archives: Tampa Bay Rays

  • Stat Line Of The Night — 8/23/12 — Alex Cobb

    Stat Line Of The Night — 8/23/12 — Alex Cobb

    Make no mistake about it.  Alex Cobb of the Tampa Bay Rays is no David Price.  Not even close.  But he may someday be a special talent like his team’s ace currently is, and yesterday’s game certainly appeared to be a step in the right direction. Cobb, 24, delivered what was probably the most impressive […]

  • Livan Hernandez Heckles Ball Boy, Showers Him With Seeds (Video)

    Livan Hernandez Heckles Ball Boy, Showers Him With Seeds (Video)

    Major League baseball players are often on the receiving end of the heckling, whether it is the result of a blown catch, a wild pitch, or a base-running blunder.  After playing 15 seasons in the Majors, Atlanta Braves reliever Livan Hernandez has probably been on the receiving end of his fair share of heckling, but […]

  • Rays Fan Faceplants Onto Field While Reaching For Foul Ball (Video)

    Rays Fan Faceplants Onto Field While Reaching For Foul Ball (Video)

    Little has gone wrong for the Tampa Bay Rays’ players within the friendly confines of Tropicana Field this season (they are 14-3 at home thus far).  Unfortunately, the same can not be said for the Rays’ fans. Earlier in the month we provided you with footage of the magical home run ball that bounced off […]

  • Stat Line Of The Night – 5/10/12 – C.C. Sabathia

    Stat Line Of The Night – 5/10/12 – C.C. Sabathia

    Going into Thursday night, the New York Yankees were 16-14, one game behind the Toronto Blue Jays.  The Yankees sent their ace C.C. Sabathia to the mound to face off against the Tampa Bay Rays’ ace David Price, who had won his last four consecutive starts.  The Yankees were looking for a strong start from […]

  • This Day In Sports History (March 9th) – Rays and Diamondbacks

    This Day In Sports History (March 9th) – Rays and Diamondbacks

    It was on this day in 1995 that Major League Baseball awarded the city of Tampa Bay and the state of Arizona with MLB teams.  Tampa Bay would be known as the “Devil Rays” (now known as simply the “Rays”) while the club from Arizona would be called the “Diamondbacks.” Tampa would be placed in […]

  • Rays’ Elliot Johnson Give Us His Tim Kurkjian Impersonation (Video)

    Rays’ Elliot Johnson Give Us His Tim Kurkjian Impersonation (Video)

    Tim Kurkjian impersonations appear to be all the rage in Major League Baseball these days.  After watching Toronto Blue Jays catcher J.P. Arencibia unveil his squeakiest voice during an interview with Terry Francona on ESPN’s Baseball Tonight, Elliot Johnson of the Tampa Bay Rays wanted Kurkjian to know that Arencibia wasn’t the only player in […]

  • Nice Prediction Dan Shaughnessy (Video)

    Nice Prediction Dan Shaughnessy (Video)

    With the Tampa Bay Rays trailing the New York Yankees by a score of 7-0 in the bottom of the eighth and the Boston Red Sox leading the Baltimore Orioles 3-2 during a rain delay in the seventh inning, Dan Shaughnessy uttered the words, “I think the one thing that we have eliminated tonight is […]

  • Here Is A Timeline Graph Detailing The Red Sox Epic Collapse

    Here Is A Timeline Graph Detailing The Red Sox Epic Collapse

    According to the folks at SportsClubStats.com, the Boston Red Sox entered the 2011 MLB season with a 27.33% chance of making the post-season.  After losing their first six game of the season, their chances of making the playoffs fell to 3.81%.  Following a loss to the Toronto Blue Jays on April 15, they would fall […]