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Cobb Boom!

Yesterday, Alex Cobb's line was 8 IP, 1 ER, 5 baserunners, 12 Ks. March Grey, "You're welcome." April Grey, "Figures you show your face now." May Grey, "You know how much crap I took for you, March Grey?" June Grey, "Seriously!" All the Greys start yammering over each other. March Grey, "Hey! Hey! Hey! July Grey, defend...
Via Razzball
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Alex Cobb starting to feel old enjoyment again

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Alex Cobb has felt this enjoyment before. The right-hander's current comfort is similar to the rise he lived in dicing hitters late last season, when he emerged as the Tampa Bay Rays' most dependable starter. The enjoyment has been hard to recapture for much of this year. It's a sign of how difficult achieving consistency can be on the mound, where...
Via Fox Sports Florida
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Cobb's strikeouts lead Rays over Brewers

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) -- Alex Cobb struck out 12 in eight innings and Ben Zobrist drove in two runs Tuesday night, leading the Tampa Bay Rays to a 5-1 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers. It was the Rays' 11th win in 12 games. Zobrist hit his ninth home run in the sixth inning for the only run off Milwaukee starter Matt Garza. Zobrist's double in the eighth off reliever...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Rays shut out Cardinals for two-game sweep

What happened at the plate made Wednesday night memorable for Alex Cobb, as he dealt with the joy of doubling in a run on his first big-league hit and the agony of thinking his elbow was broken when hit by a pitch. But what he did on the mound was most significant, making a slight adjustment in pregame warmups that led back to his old form over seven sterling innings, and leading...
Via Pro Sports Daily
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Alex Cobb has his night at the plate and mound in 3-0 win over Cardinals

The Rays hit their pitcher eighth for the second straight time in this two game series. It happened to be successful for the second straight night. Starter Alex Cobb gave the Rays a 1-0 lead in the Top of the 2nd with an RBI double scoring Yunel Escobar. That was the second time this series the Rays scored their first run of the game with their pitcher tacking on an RBI as last night...
Via Cardinals Farm
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Rays complete sweep of Cardinals with 3-0 win

ST. LOUIS -- Alex Cobb struck out 10 and drove in a run with his first major-league hit, leading Tampa Bay to a 3-0 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Wednesday night, the Rays' seventh straight win. Cobb (6-6) blanked the Cardinals on five hits over seven innings. It was the fourth time he has thrown at least seven innings without an earned run this season. Cobb missed...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Alex Cobb's return presents opportunity for him to grow as a Rays' rotation leader

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Alex Cobb should embrace his status as the man of the future within the Tampa Bay Rays' rotation. Pitching is like any craft: There's a progression for the elite in a rise to the top, a journey that includes graduation from newbie to understudy to grizzled master who earns influence among peers. Cobb lives an interesting stage of his career. This is...
Via Fox Sports Florida
May 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Alex Cobb strikes out 9 in rehab start for Rays, could return next week

Alex Cobb threw five innings in a rehab start Saturday for High-A Charlotte, and he could return to the Tampa Bay Rays' rotation next week. The right-hander, who was placed on the disabled list with a left oblique strain April 13, allowed no runs, three hits and struck out nine against the Clearwater Threshers, a Philadelphia Phillies affiliate, in the appearance at Charlotte...
Via Fox Sports Florida
May 17, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Rays P Alex Cobb uses dolphin to propose to girlfriend

Via It's Always Sunny in Detroit
February 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Rays starter hacked while on mound

Alex Cobb got the start for the Rays in their game against the Red Sox Monday night, and fared pretty poorly. Little did he know that social media would cause another headache for him.

Via The Outside Corner
June 10, 2013  |  2 Comments
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