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Steve Kinsella

  • joined Jan 13, 2009
  • last login Jul 23, 2014
  • posts 336
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Owner of 5 beautiful dogs. My Avatar is in memory of my best friend Louie who I lost in 2012 at the all too young age of 6. Our last game together was the fantastic comeback against the Angels of all teams.

Love the Tampa Bay Rays and the Cleveland Indians. Love to talk baseball and am respectful to all opinions. Baseball has carried me through many bad times, it has crushed my spirit many times, but it has always been there with me.

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Rays Starting Pitching Woes Continue In 9-3 Loss

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Jake Odorizzi was unable to complete five innings as the Yankees came back from a 3-0 deficit getting all three runs against Odorizzi the second time through the order. The Yankees went on to score...

Rays Pinch Hitters Must Improve In 2014

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The Tampa Bay Rays have led the American League in pinch hit plate appearances every year since 2008. The offense can receive a major boost if the team can get more production from this specialized...

The Fighting Showalter's Ready To Battle The Rays

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The Fighting Showalter's won't be an easy opponent as they are only 2 games out of a wild card spot.

Series Preview: Minnesota Twins

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Rays will look to gain momentum before returning home for the Rangers, Twins look to play role of spoiler.

Seattle Mariners Looking To Finish Season Strong

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The Rays will look to end their 3-city 10-game West Coast trip on a positive note against the Seattle Mariners who will look to play the role of spoiler.

Rays Looking To Gain Momentum Back

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The Rays have lost 4 out of their last 5 and will look to gain momentum on a very important 3-city 10 game road trip beginning with 3 in Oakland against the Athletics.

Yankees Look To Continue Hot Streak

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Much like the Toronto Blue Jays earlier this season the New York Yankees come in to town looking to extend a current win streak and put themselves firmly in playoff contention.

Blue Jays Look To Play Spoiler In St. Pete

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The Toronto Blue Jays put a dent in the Boston Red Sox by taking 2 out of 3 north of the border and will look to damage the Rays playoff hopes this weekend in St. Petersburg.

Yasiel Puig & Dodgers Prepare To Take On Rays

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The Dodgers are the hottest team in baseball. The Rays were right with them up until a step back in Arizona. Can the Rays regain their momentum while halting the Dodgers?

Madison Bumgarner And Giants Visit St. Pete

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The Giants have not been to St. Petersburg to take on the Rays since they lost 2 out of 3 to the then Devil Rays back in 2004.

Rays Head To Bronx For Weekend Series Vs. Yankees

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The Rays are a 1/2 game out of first as they pull into New York and are looking ton continue winning on the 10 game AL East road trip. They are currently 5-1 on the trip with 3 in New York and a...

Play Ball! Let The Second Half Begin

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The Rays head north of the border to begin the second half pursuit of another playoff spot.

Archer Complete Game Gem,Rays Defeat Astros 5-0

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Chris Archer joins James Shields as only Rays pitchers in franchise history to throw a complete game, strikeout at least and 8 and walk nobody (Shields did it three times).

Carlos Pena Returns To St.Petersburg

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Carlos Pena Returns To St.Petersburg To Take On The Rays

White Sox Aim To Prove 2013 Is Not A Lost Season

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The Rays look to continue building momentum heading toward the All-Star break while the White Sox are out to prove 2013 is not a lost season.

Miguel Cabrera Comes Back To St.Pete

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The Rays take on the scuffling Detroit Tiger led by the lethal bat of Miguel Cabrera.

Archer Sharp, Loney Delivers Key Hit, Rays Win 3-1

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Chris Archer delivered 6 strong innings and James Loney delivered a key 2-out 2-RBI single as the Rays earned a split of their series in New York with a 3-1 victory.

Rays Bullpen Returning To Form

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The Rays bullpen was thought to be a strength of the team but faltered out of the gate. Now they seem to be coming together and becoming the unit the team thought they'd be.

Hellickson & Trio of Relievers Blank Orioles 8-0

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Jeremy Hellickson and a trio of Rays relievers combined to shut out the Baltimore Orioles 8-0 on Saturday evening at Tropicana Field.

Code Red: Chris Davis In St.Petersburg

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Chris Davis and the scorching hot Orioles offense arrives in St. Petersburg winners of 11 of their last 16.

Ozzie Smith, My Youth, & Topps Baseball Cards

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Memories of Ozzie Smith and Topps Baseball Cards bring me back to a young age and bring a smile to my face.

Archer's command issues cost Rays in 5-0 loss

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Chris Archer had command issues, Ubaldo Jimenez did not, Rays lose 5-0

Rays Ready To Rock & Roll Through Cleveland

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Rays look to continue to move the standing in the AL East as they take on the Cleveland Indians in a weekend series at Progressive Field.

Rays Look To Gain In AL East, Take On Yankees

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The surprising Yankees and the ageless Mariano Rivera return to St.Petersburg for a weekend series.

Rays Look To Bounce Back In Baltimore

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The Rays will have to contend with the red hot Manny Machado as they look to bounce back from a deflating loss to end their series against the Red Sox.

Up next: Chase Headley & streaking Padres

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The Rays take on Chase Headley and the streaking Padres who have won 4 in a row and 11 of 14.

Are Rays Ready For Dexter Fowler And The Rockies?

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The Rays finish their road trip with a series against the Colorado Rockies and the red hot Dexter Fowler.

Rays Playing Time Swap About To Begin

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Can James Loney continue to make solid contact, can Matt Joyce shake his slump, and can Sean Rodriguez avoid the rust as the Rays play 7 of their next 9 against right handed starters?

Josh "The Beard" & The Oakland A's

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The Rays welcome Josh "The Beard" & the scorching hot Oakland A's to Tropicana Field for a 3-game weekend series.

Red Sox Sweep Rays With 3-2 Walk-off Win

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Offense once again let's Rays down as Red Sox sweep the Rays out of town with a 3-2 victory.

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