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Daniel Russell

  • joined Dec 03, 2010
  • last login Sep 02, 2014
  • posts 657
  • comments 8980

Danny is a product of the space coast, a graduate from the Florida State University, the grandson of a depression era pitcher, and the son of a south-sider from Chicago.

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  • MLB Tampa Bay Rays
  • NCAAF Florida St. Seminoles
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GameThread
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GDT: Day game game day thread

How Laborious

In appreciation of Ben Zobrist

14

You go, Ben Zo-Zo

O's 9 - TB 1: Let's forget this one, Jake

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Jake Odorizzi wasn't on fire right out of the gate, with stuff looking kinda hittable, but by the second inning he was expanding the zone against the Orioles' best. For instance, he walked Delmon...

What happens if the Rays trade Yunel Escobar?

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It is routine procedure for every team in baseball to put players on revocable waivers in August, allowing teams one last opportunity at trades post-deadline. It is not routine procedure, however,...

GameThread
434

GDT: Good Luck is hard to decipher

Late threads are the trick, I'm sure of it! and Brett, fix your computer!

Rays to Montreal? "Smart chronicler" says YES

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Lynn G. Henning, a writer for The Detroit News, reported at the beginning of this series that he'd had an in-depth conversation with a presumably knowledgeable source that the Rays are on their way...

The Rays Tank: Return of the King

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This afternoon, David Price returns to reclaim his throne, taking the hill against the now-staff-ace Alex Cobb. Paperview in your living room. Except you're at work. It's probably for the best....

DET 6, TB 0: Porcello CG shutout stymies Rays

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Wil Myers hit-less in return.

Wil Myers Activated

22

Brace your self for bat flips.

How to improve the Rays roster today

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The Rays are on the edge of contention and still have the ability to find their way to the playoffs, but things need to click. While the team is waiting on the reinforcements of Wil Myers, David...

GDT: ARCHER V SCHERZER

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late gdt

GameThread
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(GDT): pretend this is not a real GDT

The Rays have a small win streak going that began with out neglecting to make a GDT, and a FanPost taking it's place. The community waits for no one. With the Rays on a three game roll, it's been a...

TB 5 - NY 0: Rays thrill en route to .500

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A surprisingly high energy game gets the Rays back to break even.

Rays 6, Rangers 3: Odor quality start leads Rays

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Forsythe and Longoria carry the offense.

Rays 7, Rangers 0: Drew Smyly leads shutout in TEX

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Smyly notches his first win as a Ray.

GameThread
169

GDT: Globe Life

Robin Williams passed away... What a sad evening.

Will the Rays execute an August trade?

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Last year the Rays front office changed it's normally quiet trade deadline ways, acquiring OF David DeJesus and a few relief pitchers along the way: Wesley Wright's change up and Jesse Crain's...

GameThread
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GDT: Fauxback, Part Deux

The Rays are sporting a new iteration of their "fauxback" jerseys in Chicago, which will be wearing throwbacks to celebrate Wrigley Field's 100th anniversary this afternoon. ICYMI: #Rays will...

Longoria T-Shirt: "All Me, PED Free"

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Evan Longoria wearing "PED Free" t-shirt pre-game in Chicago

Danny's 2014 Mid-season Top-30 Prospects

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Have to keep this brief.

TB 7 - OAK 3: Hellickson dominant as Rays top A's

13

Offense comes alive, torches Sonny Gray, as Hellickson has his best performance in over a year.

OAK 3 - TB 0: Drew Smyly debut an interesting loss

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All the details from the late night loss.

The David Price trade: one week later

52

Do we feel any differently?

David Price takes out full page ad in Tampa Bay Times

6

Remembering David Price the Ray

From game 7 to game 163.

Who is Nick Franklin?

23

An introduction to the recently acquired infielder

Reactions from the media

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Here's some hot takes from around the league and mediasphere: - Rob Neyer: We're all winners! This is exactly the sort of move you make if you do have a budget but don't want to spend a year or...

Reactions from the front office

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At the eleventh hour, the Rays traded David Price for two momentarily proven major league pieces with years of control remaining, and a Tigers infield prospect that may have finished the season as...

Instant reaction: Despair

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King David de-throned for the paupers.

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