Tag Archives: Tampa Bay Rays

  • APRIL 16TH, 2011

    MLB Picks: Minnesota Twins vs. Tampa Bay Rays Preview 4/16/11

    Tropicana Field will be the site of another great MLB betting battle on Fox Saturday Baseball this weekend, as the struggling Minnesota Twins (4-9) pay a visit to the surging Tampa Bay Rays (5-8). Things just aren't going well right now for the Twinkies. They have already lost both games in this series, giving them three setbacks in a row and five out of .....

  • APRIL 8TH, 2011

    Manny Ramirez Abruptly Retires From Tampa Bay Rays

    Apparently, the honeymoon Manny Ramirez and the Tampa Bay Rays is said and done with. On Friday afternoon, Ramirez was made aware of a drug related issue by Major League Baseball, though it was not indicated whether Ramirez had been caught violating the Substance Abuse Policy, which he had already been suspended for 50 games for during his tenure with the Lo.....

  • APRIL 8TH, 2011

    What’s Wrong With the 0-6 Tampa Bay Rays & Boston Red Sox?

    Needless to say, the 2011 MLB betting campaign has not gotten off to the start that the Tampa Bay Rays and Boston Red Sox had hoped for. Coming into Friday, both teams are 0-6 out of the chute, and both teams could really be in a heck of a lot of trouble. There are only two teams in the history of baseball to start 0-4 and make the playoffs, but both of thes.....

  • MARCH 28TH, 2011

    2011 MLB Predictions: AL East Preview

    Boston Red Sox (89-73, 3rd Place AL East in 2010): The Red Sox really have a different feel to them this year. Sure, they ran out of time to run down the big boys in the AL East last season and were very uncharacteristically left out of the postseason, but they definitely have some new blood in the lineup in the form of Adrian Gonzalez and Carl Crawford. The.....

  • OCTOBER 11TH, 2010

    MLB Playoff Betting: Texas Rangers vs. Tampa Bay Rays Game 5 Picks

    Texas Rangers(2-2)Tampa Bay Rays(2-2) There has only been one team in the history of baseball to come back from down 2-0 at home in a five game series to win it, but the Tampa Bay Rays have the opportunity to join the Boston Red Sox in that same sentence on Tuesday night when they take on the Texas Rangers in Game 5 at Tropicana Field. This won't be th.....

  • OCTOBER 8TH, 2010

    Tampa Bay Rays vs. Texas Rangers Game 3 Picks: 2010 World Series Betting

    Tampa Bay Rays(0-2)Texas Rangers(2-0) The Texas Rangers have never won a playoff series in their history, making them the only franchise that can say that in baseball. That could all change on Saturday afternoon if they can take out the Tampa Bay Rays for a third straight game to head to the ALDS. Tampa Bay has looked totally lost in this series both on .....

  • OCTOBER 6TH, 2010

    MLB Playoff Betting: Texas Rangers vs. Tampa Bay Rays Game 2 Picks

    Texas Rangers(1-0)Tampa Bay Rays(0-1) The Tampa Bay Rays are already in a hole in their second appearance in the playoffs in team history. They'll take on the Texas Rangers in Game 2 at Tropicana Field on Thursday afternoon, as the visitors try to take the second step towards their first postseason series win ever. In Game 1, LHP Cliff Lee was absolutely p.....

  • OCTOBER 5TH, 2010

    MLB Playoffs Free Picks: Texas Rangers vs. Tampa Bay Rays

    Texas Rangers(90-72, -$160)Tampa Bay Rays(96-66, +$294) The AL East and AL West champions will duke it out at Tropicana Field on Wednesday afternoon to start 2010 MLB playoff betting action, as the Tampa Bay Rays and Texas Rangers square off. Last postseason couldn't have possibly gone any better for LHP Cliff Lee. He led the Philadelphia Phillies .....

  • AUGUST 25TH, 2010

    Wednesday MLB Betting Preview – Rays at Angels

    Tampa Bay is in position of picking up its first ever sweep of the Los Angeles Angels in Anaheim, as the club went 8-42 in games played in Southern California from 2000-09.  The Rays clobbered the home team in 10-3 fashion last night in front of 43,577 fans and kept pace with the New York Yankees in the AL East race.  All-Star third baseman Evan Longoria p.....

  • AUGUST 9TH, 2010

    Monday MLB Betting Preview – Rays at Tigers

    Tampa Bay was nearly no-hit in a 1-0 road loss to the Blue Jays on Sunday afternoon and have managed to hit for a combined .149 average in dropping five straight games.  This recent skid is the club’s longest losing streak of the season, after the team had gone 10-1 in their previous 11 games.  “I was beginning to think no-hitters were commonplace,” .....