Matt Moore becomes youngest lefty to start 8-0 since 1917

Monday, May 20th, 2013

Matt Moore is making quite a name for himself early in the 2013 season. The 23-year-old lefty improved to 8-0 on Sunday as the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Baltimore Orioles 3-1. In doing so, Moore became the youngest left-handed pitcher to start a season 8-0 since Babe Ruth did it ...

R.A. Dickey: New York Mets Righty Fires Second-Straight One-Hitter

Monday, June 18th, 2012

R.A. Dickey's improbable season continues. After tossing a one-hitter against the Tampa Bay Rays last week, the 37-year-old did it again Monday night in a 5-0 win over the Baltimore Orioles. Dickey threw a one-hit shutout, striking out 13, while walking two and only allowing a two-out single to Wilson Betemit ...

B.J. Upton Is Probably Moving Soon

Sunday, July 24th, 2011

As has been rumored over the past few weeks, Tampa Bay Rays center fielder B.J. Upton is most likely going to be traded before next week's trade deadline. The only question is where he'll end up and what the Rays will get in return for him. The 26-year-old Upton has had ...

Rafael Soriano Is Doing Just Great

Wednesday, May 18th, 2011

This offseason the New York Yankees gave Rafael Soriano a ridiculous three-year, $35 million contract to be the team's setup man. So, how's that working out? Well, on Tuesday night Soriano landed on the disabled list and is expected to miss another two weeks due to a sore elbow. He first ...

Sam Fuld: American Hero

Tuesday, April 12th, 2011

In a week where we await the fate of Barry Bonds in court and witnessed Manny Ramirez retire rather than face another suspension for steroid use, baseball badly needed some fresh-faced lad to step up and demonstrate that it is possible to play the game with some sort of virtue. Oddly ...

Manny Ramirez Retires After Second Positive Drug Test (Updated)

Friday, April 8th, 2011

Seemingly out of nowhere Tampa Bay Rays outfielder/designated hitter Manny Ramirez announced his retirement Friday. Well, it came out of nowhere until Major League Baseball acknowledged that it recently notified Ramirez of "an issue" under its drug prevention program. "Major League Baseball recently notified Manny Ramirez of an issues under Major ...

Johnny Damon And Manny Are Getting The Band Back Together

Tuesday, February 1st, 2011

The steroids-tainted 2004 MLB Champion Boston Red Sox Reunion Tour is coming to a stadium near you this summer. Two of your favorite "Idiots," Manny Ramirez and Johnny Damon are going to be Tampa Bay Rays in 2011. They'll be playing all your favorite hits and bringing back all of ...

God Bless David Price

Tuesday, September 28th, 2010

It seems that athletes can no longer speak the truth without a ton of people getting their panties in a bunch, which makes every one that does a refreshing dose. And right now none are more refreshing than David Price, who called out the pathetic fanbase of the Tampa Bay Rays ...