Looking Backward While Moving Forward, Rays vs the Bronx Bummers 9/15/12 (Starting lineup included)

CC Sabathia and the Yankees were precisely what the doctor ordered. Following a disappointing series fail at the hands of the O’s, the Rays bounced back and ground out a much-needed win against the Bronx Bummers. Tampa Bay now finds itself three games behind both the Yankees and the O’s, who also lost last night. …

Rays 9/14/12 Starting Lineup

Rays 9/15/12 Starting Lineup: Jennings LF Zobrist SS Longoria DH Upton CF Keppinger 3B Francisco RF Gimenez C Pena 1B Johnson 2B Price LHP Noteworthiness: The Rays will try to bounce back from a disappointing series against the O’s, with a three game set against those dreaded Bronx Bummers. If Tampa Bay hopes to make …

Rays vs. the Bronx Bummers, 9/5/12 Starting Lineup, etc

The Rays will attempt to offer up a knock-out blow (of sorts) to the Yankees tonight at the Trop. The once mighty and untouchable team that’s sat atop of the AL East for the majority of the 2012 season has all but lost their dominance over the both the O’s and the Rays. The Rays …

…As Seen On TV: A Rays vs Yankees Game Thread in Real Time

Oh yeah, this stuff happened too: A first inning RBI double by BJ Upton, driving in Desmond Jennings who reached on a walk…that certainly didn’t suck. Evan Longoria sent a two run blast to left field in the bottom of the third which drove in the go ahead runs, giving the Rays a lead they …

Rays vs. the Bronx Bummers (9/4/12 Starting Lineup Included)

Here we go Rays fans, let’s get psyched. Why? Entering tonight’s game, the Rays are only 2.5 games behind the AL East leading New York Yankees. Tampa Bay and Baltimore are primed to move up a notch with wins both this evening and tomorrow night. In an ideal (ahem, ideal for us that is) world, …