It’s time to stop referring to web gems as “play of the year candidates” because nothing will top the circus catch Kevin Kiermaier made Monday night. The Rays centerfielder defied the laws of physics and leaped high above the wall to rob Manny Machado of a homer. Chris Archer’s reaction about sums it up. When
If you are confused, you are not alone. Check out Tampa Bay Rays outfielder Kevin Kiermaier showing off some of his flexibility while hanging on the center field wall during Friday nights game. The Rays would eventually lose to the Royals, but at least this video won the evening.
Miguel Sano hit a ball on Thursday night that might’ve been one of the longest home runs in MLB history.
The most basic lesson taught to Little Leaguers is to yell “I got it!” on fly balls, but even the Major Leaguers forget that sometimes.
Richie Shaffer’s first major league hit couldn’t have been much more memorable. The 24-year-old blasted an opposite-field homer into the bullpen while his family went nuts in the stands. When Shaffer got to the dugout, his teammates huddled together and gave him the silent treatment, so instead he gave some imaginary hugs and high fives.
Three young Rays fans were sitting in the front row of the right field stands at Tropicana Field on Tuesday night, but only one of them was paying attention to the game.
Tampa Bay outfielder Steven Souza Jr. probably had a few ugly inside-the-park “home runs” as a youngster but never expected that to happen in the big leagues.
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.
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
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]
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
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