MLB, Sports

Even The Tampa Bay Rays’ Twitter Account Has Given Up

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When you have your own social media department shooting off Tweets which show off the lack of stability in your pitching staff, you know you are in a bad place. That was the case with the Tampa Bay Rays this weekend as their social media folks Tweeted out a very sad stat about their pitching.

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MLB, Sports

Fernando Rodney Had Some Issues With A Dugout Bathroom

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What was he doing in there?  I never know what he’s doing in there? Rays closer Fernando Rodney has a lot of time on his hands during games, so its understandable that he could accidentally lock himself in the dugout bathroom.  Rodney did just that Friday night in Oakland.  The Rays had to put a

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MLB, NCAA, Sports

What Is David Price Doing In Vandy Football Gear?

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David Price donned this Vanderbilt uniform and equipment to express his readiness for his alma mater’s football season.  Got to say he kind of looks like a ball player in that thing.  Price said his position would be long snapper, but we think he might have some quarterback in his future. [MLB]

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MLB

Chris Archer Gives One Of The Weirdest Interviews Of The Season

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As a sporting society we are conditioned to hearing the same, tired cliches night after night. That is why we gobble up moments like the one Rays’ Pitcher Chris Archer gave us tonight. Archer, who was the AL’s Pitcher & Rookie of the Month in July, has struggled in his past two starts. Tonight he

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MLB, Sports

Rays Pull Off Ole Hidden Ball Trick Against Dodgers

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The Tampa Bay Rays fooled the Dodgers in the fourth inning Saturday afternoon with the classic hidden ball trick.  Runner Juan Uribe had his head down on third base, allowing the Rays to toss the ball right by him to Evan Longoria, who only had to wait for Uribe to step off the bag to

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MLB, Sports

Wil Myers Makes Hitting Home Runs Look Too Easy

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Not only was that home run in the first inning against the Giants a monster shot, but Tampa Bay Rays rookie outfielder Wil Myers looked unimpressed after hitting it.  His facial expression and bat flip say it all, as if he’s thinking “Okay, when do we start the hard stuff?” Myers is putting together an impressive

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MLB, Sports

Chris Archer And Fernando Rodney Get A Little Weird

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Rays pitchers Chris Archer and Fernando Rodney seem to be having a weird chat in the dugout.  We’ll never be sure of what the topic of conversation is here, but can let our imaginations explore the possibilities.  If only these guys could be miked up during games. [Raysindex]

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Culture, MLB, Music, Sports

Carly Rae Jepsen Does Not Have a Future In Baseball

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Carly Rae Jepsen, Canadian’s one-hit wonder singing sensation, was asked to throw out the ceremonial first pitch Sunday at the Rays game and it did not go well for anyone. Check out the absolutely awful pitch she launched, and the reaction which accompanied the atrocity. Good game, good effort. [GIF’s via Cork Gaines]

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Sports

Gillette and Evan Longoria Need a Better Viral Video

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This one isn’t really even a good attempt. I like the direction they are going: Diet Pepsi and Beckham pulled it off, and Lebron and Powerade’s full court shots video was decently interesting. This one just falls short. Decide for yourself if you like it or not.

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