Tag Archives: Johnny Damon


Much was made last season about the Rays’ approach as they tended to work deep into counts that seemingly often resulted in a walk or a strikeout. After all, the club did lead the American League in both categories last … Continue reading

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Rays Video Interviews – February 18th

These, courtesy of the RaysPressBox staff live at Port Charlotte.

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Runs Created 2008-2010

Runs Created is a statistic created by the legendary Bill James. He explains it as: With regard to an offensive player, the first key question is how many┬áruns have resulted from what he has done with the bat and on … Continue reading

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Roster Move Explanation

MLB.com is officially showing both Johnny Damon and Manny Ramirez as signed which put the Rays 40 man roster two spots over the legal limit. Sometime today, the club will announce the names of two players that will be designated … Continue reading

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A Clean Slate

“I’m really looking forward to this season. And, oh yes, don’t forget about what our new acquisitions, Manny Ramirez and Johnny Damon, will be able to contribute.” Manny Ramirez!? “I don’t care what’s happened in the past,” he says. “I … Continue reading

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