You may not know it, or maybe you do, but [lastfm link_type=""]Love and Theft[/lastfm]‘s Stephen Barker Liles is thrilled to see his home team, The Tampa Bay Rays, finding their way into this season’s MLB playoffs. The Rays are facing the Rangers and are back in the Trop today.
With their sophomore album in the works and a new single coming soon, we check in with Stephen and hear what he had to say: ”I’m a big Rays fan; I’m from Clearwater, Florida — Palmyra, to be exact — and I was actually at the first ever Tampa Bay Devil Rays game. That was when they were the Devil Rays; now they changed it to the Rays. So, super stoked we made the playoffs. It’s probably one of the best sporting moments that I’ve experienced in my 27 years of existence. And so, I mean, to go the the playoffs and to knock out the Red Sox, and the way we came back at the end of the season is pretty incredible. And especially beatin’ the Yankees down, you know, seven to nothing…”