>I do you think a Rays fan like me feels about it? I swear, the
>Rays have one damn good season & it's like the Yankees & Red
>Sox treat it like Armageddon. Suddenly the mighty, loaded with
>money Yankees & Red Sox fear the poor ol' Rays. It's almost
>like the Rays aren't allowed to compete with the Yanks & Sox.
>If the Rays do make a threat, the Yankees & Red Sox just open
>their endless checkbook & go spend more money because they are
>afraid of the 40 million dollar payroll Rays.
I'm with you here, Rub. I would like nothing more than to see the Rays repeat and win the AL pennant. I'm rooting for them... then, maybe, the salary cap doesn't even become an issue.