The Trop is not a palace, we'll give you that. But neither its hermetically sealed nature nor the drive to get there is a good reason for not supporting a team that is arguably the easiest to love in the majors.
If a pennant race falls in an empty stadium, does anyone hear it?
St. Pete Times
As exciting, rewarding, confidence-boosting and crowds-drawing (oops, skip that one) as the Rays' April was, it was just April.