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Budding Yanks-Rays rivalry??

Discussion in 'Sports and News' started by the_lorax, Mar 12, 2008.

  1. the_lorax

    the_lorax Member

  2. Armchair_QB

    Armchair_QB Well-Known Member

    I hope Billy Crystal plays in the next Rays-Yankees exhibition game.
  3. markvid

    markvid Guest

    So much for Girardi saying no carryover.
  4. goalmouth

    goalmouth Active Member

    Bobby Meacham is coaching third for NY? What's he going to do -- wave runners home two at a time?
  5. BYH

    BYH Active Member

    Nice to see the yankees' double standard applies to minor leaguers as well.

    When a Yankee gets hurt, it's ALWAYS dirty play. ALWAYS.

    And anyone who didn't see this coming a mile away is blind.

    As if I could thnk any less of Girardi.
  6. Beaker

    Beaker Active Member

    I can see Girardi blowing a few gaskets this season.
  7. vicd

    vicd Member

    This is the best thing that could have happened to the Rays. Now they know that the Yankees are just a bunch of bushers, not some mythical beast that can't be killed.
    Joe Maddon is very happy that this happened.
    Not that the Yanks won't beat the Rays 22-5 at least twice this season.
  8. OnTheRiver

    OnTheRiver Active Member

    That's fuckin' bullshit.

    The Rays will score at least 8 runs in those games.
  9. vicd

    vicd Member

    It's a New Day in Tampa Bay!!!!!!!
  10. markvid

    markvid Guest

    I throw this out for poops and giggles:
    2007 - Rays vs. Yanks: 8-10, 108 runs, 21-33 vs. rest of AL East
    2006 - 5-13, 74 runs, 26-48 vs rest of AL East

    This year, they own the Yanks
  11. vicd

    vicd Member

    I was at the game today and the thing that struck me was that there were more Rays fans than Yankee fans. It's usually 3-to-1 Yankee fans.
    And that Carl Crawford was hitting the ball on a rope.
  12. forever_town

    forever_town Active Member

    There's no rivalry. It's a fucking spring training game for Chrissakes.

    Now if the benches clear in the first game of the regular season and they have an Yankees type brawl, THEN there'll be a rivalry between the Skankees and the Deviled Eggs.
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