Home Sports Redskin The Rays are making every play, and it has them within a... SportsRedskin The Rays are making every play, and it has them within a win of the pennant October 14, 2020 3 Facebook Twitter Pinterest WhatsApp SAN DIEGO — It’s the type of irritant that would drive anyone mad, or in the case of George Springer, to the point where you can’t help but grab your batting helmet with two hands and slam it on the dirt about as hard as you can. The Tampa Bay Rays have assembled a group of gloves that effectively have transcended the advanced metric of Defensive Runs Saved — a stat in which they ranked fifth in baseball as a club this year — and thrust it so everyone can see it with the naked eye. They, at least in the national perception, are the perennial little brother — overmatched, under-resourced, anonymous. It was neat when they posted the best mark of any American League club through 60 games. It was cute when they toppled a Yankees squad likened to a titanic force that, funny enough, had a vulnerable weak spot the Rays managed to find. The fact is, they’ve just been better. Pitched better, too, and when they haven’t, fielded… READ NEWS SOURCE RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR [Fansided: Riggo's Rag] – Washington Football Team Mock Draft: Bye week mock sees team take two QBs Andy MacPhail and Phillies appear in no rush to reshape organization Cubs begin making their decisions on Jon Lester and Anthony Rizzo How Sheffield Wednesday are trying to make their squad younger Great Liverpool season then an ACL injury? Tom Hill knows Van Dijk’s pain Carl Martin – the fledgling coach learning his trade under Ralph Hasenhuttl The week Marcus Rashford helped feed England’s hungry kids Are any teams good? Making sense of a weird Premier League table Taxi for Maicon? The inside story of Tottenham’s first Champions League run “My teacher said: ‘A black boy playing for England? It has never been done’.” Tim Lincecum borrowed a pitch from Matt Cain to help the Giants become legends Daniel Snyder counsel outraged in court hearing on possible defamatory articles LEAVE A REPLY Cancel reply Please enter your comment! Please enter your name here You have entered an incorrect email address! Please enter your email address here Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.