Tag Archives: Rays

Oh No Mo!

Sorry, there, Rays’ fans … I see that Carl C is coming to Beantown – and will apparently be in the area for a looonnnggg time, contributing to the local economy. Are the Rays gonna contend in 2011? Are the … Continue reading

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I Think the Gipper Might be Offended

I don’t know about you, but I think even the Gipper might be offended by this particular comparison! My only hope is that what she’s doing is out of avariciousness and the desire to “build her brand” and not out … Continue reading

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Some Good News in an Otherwise Funky Time

First off, check out this photo – I call it “The Essence of Indian Summer” – Morning Glories backed by a glowing Maple.  What could better sum up this time of year?  Well … maybe baseball fever? Here’s to Roy … Continue reading

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Here We Go!

It’s that time of year again! The Phillies are in the playoffs and the action starts today, with game one versus Cincinnati. Roy Halladay takes the mound for Game #1 and, I’m guessing, also takes the win. My predictions are … Continue reading

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Phinally Phriday

No Phillies game last night – and the Red Sox got pounded.  Love the Sox, but Josh Beckett?  Not so much.  If games like last night taught him some humility, I’d come around. But most likely, it’ll just sharpen his … Continue reading

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Down to the Wire

It’s all about the ground game now.  To my mind, that’s gotta give Obama another leg up as the final hours tick away.  For actual data, as well as some good anecdotal reportage, check out FiveThirtyEight.com – a new addition … Continue reading

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Of Course, I am Rushing Again …

Sorry – I’ll get up earlier tomorrow – I promise! Weather permitting, the Phillies and Rays finish up game 5 tonight in Philly.  Can’t really go into it now, though … too damn rushed! For this morning, I’ll just share … Continue reading

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Rain, Rain, Rain … and a Little More Palin Pain

The Phillies-Rays game was suspended after the Rays tied it in the top of the sixth.  When they’ll resume is anyone’s guess – the weather map sure doesn’t look auspicious for tonight.  IMHO, it’s be nice if the delay went … Continue reading

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Wow!

That’s really it, just WOW! The Phillies’ bats came alive in a real big way last night, as they blew the Rays out 10 to 2. Tonight’s game five, still in Philadelphia, could be the end of the Series! It’s … Continue reading

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Willie, the Phillies, and Video Sillies

Yours truly went to see Willie Porter last night – an absolutely wonderful concert!  It was one of his best (in my relatively limited experience as a groupie).  He played a long and varied set and came back for several … Continue reading

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