Tag Archives: Tampa Bay Rays

  • It Was “Star Trek Night” At The Trop in Tampa Last Night (Video)

    It Was “Star Trek Night” At The Trop in Tampa Last Night (Video)

    Earlier this season, the Tampa Bay Rays and nine other teams around Major League Baseball teamed up with Stand Up 2 Cancer and LucasFilms to hold “Star Wars Nights” at the ballpark. I have no idea if these events actually raised any money for cancer research, but we did get to see Darth Vader on […]

  • Stat Line Of The Night — 9/9/12 — B.J. Upton

    Stat Line Of The Night — 9/9/12 — B.J. Upton

      On most occasions, Jake Shields’ complete-game, two-hit shutout performance would easily be enough to earn him “Stat Line of the Night” honors, but on Sunday, it wasn’t even the most impressive performance from his own team, thanks to B.J. Upton’s terrific outing at the plate. Upton was a force to be reckoned with, as he belted […]

  • 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 […]