Archive for August 25th, 2006

  • Jonny Gomes’ Season May Be Over

    Jonny Gomes’ Season May Be Over

    August 25, 2006 at 4:58 pm 0 comments

    Joe Maddon announced that Jonny Gomes will have his shoulder examined during the team’s off day on Monday. Gomes has been playing most of this season with a strained rotator cuff, that has limited him to DH duties. The injury will likely require arthroscopic surgery and there is a good […]

     
  • D-Rays @ Baltimore Orioles Tidbits

    D-Rays @ Baltimore Orioles Tidbits

    August 25, 2006 at 2:37 pm 0 comments

    If there is such a thing as an important series when your team is 52-76 and in last place, this is an important series and as important as it gets. The Rays enter this series with one last hope to finish strong and possibly surge past the Horioles into 4th […]

     
  • Addition By Subtraction…Rays Get Rid Of Russell Branyan

    Addition By Subtraction…Rays Get Rid Of Russell Branyan

    August 25, 2006 at 1:16 pm 0 comments

    Kevin Witt called up to replace Branyan on roster Last night the Devil Rays traded Russell Branyan to the San Diego Padres for minor leaguer Evan Meek and either a player to be named later or cash. The Padres, who are 1 game back of the Dodgers in the NL […]

     
  • A Look At The Future: Yesterday On The Farm

    A Look At The Future: Yesterday On The Farm

    August 25, 2006 at 12:55 pm 0 comments

    Durham 5, Norfolk 3. Kevin Witt went 2-4 with 2 runs scored in what was probably his last game for the Bulls. Witt was promoted after the Rays traded Russell Branyan to the Padres (more on that later). Shawn Riggans another player who is likely to be called up next […]