Archive for July, 2007

  • The Hangover: Carl Crawford Saves The Day

    The Hangover: Carl Crawford Saves The Day

    July 31, 2007 at 11:21 am 1 comment

    Devil Rays 5, Blue Jays 4. It was the type of game that can help a team salvage a little dignity in a lost season. It was the type of game that can remind team that they do know how to win a game. Andy Sonnanstine allowed 2 runs in […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Jeff Niemann Removed From Start With Shoulder Fatigue

    Down On The Farm: Jeff Niemann Removed From Start With Shoulder Fatigue

    July 31, 2007 at 8:58 am 0 comments

    Durham 6, Indianapolis 3. Jeff Niemann started but was pulled after just 5 pitches due to an injury. We will have more on this later. Justin Ruggiano collected 3 hits and his 19th stolen base, while Jason Pridie was 2-5 to raise his average to .328. Joel Guzman was 2-5 […]

     
  • Did We Miss Something? Devil Rays Make Series Of Moves

    Did We Miss Something? Devil Rays Make Series Of Moves

    July 30, 2007 at 10:34 am 1 comment

    We are still not back from our self-imposed exile in the sunshine state, so the regular posts will not return until tomorrow, but in the meantime, we heard some rumors that Andrew Friedman may have made a move or two this weekend to improve the Rays relief corps. We have […]

     
  • The Hangover: The Ty Wigginton Rumors Start Heating Up

    The Hangover: The Ty Wigginton Rumors Start Heating Up

    July 26, 2007 at 8:17 am 2 comments

    Orioles 6, Devil Rays 1. Just the links today, with limited posts for the rest of the week as we trek back to the Sunshine State for some much-needed R&R and a 3-game set with the Red Sox and the Pink Hat Nation. DEVIL RAYS WEBTOPIA… Joe Maddon was openly […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Jeff Niemann Makes Case For Spot In Devil Rays Rotation

    Down On The Farm: Jeff Niemann Makes Case For Spot In Devil Rays Rotation

    July 26, 2007 at 7:17 am 0 comments

    Durham 3, Norfolk 0. Jeff Niemann pitched 6 scoreless innings, striking out 4 and walking 1 to pick up his 11th win. Three relievers combined to complete the shutout, with Chad Orvella pitching a 1-hit 9th with 2 strike outs for his 14th save. Jorge Cantu was 2-4 and hit […]

     
  • The Hangover: Devil Rays Lose The Old-Fashined Way

    The Hangover: Devil Rays Lose The Old-Fashined Way

    July 25, 2007 at 11:41 am 1 comment

    Orioles 3, Devil Rays 0. It was nice of the Devil Rays to get back to losing in a fashion with which we are more familiar. You know the kind where Scott Kazmir pitches lights out for 5 innings and then wears down in an effort to pitch just well […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Ben Zobrist Starting To Find His Groove Again

    Down On The Farm: Ben Zobrist Starting To Find His Groove Again

    July 25, 2007 at 9:40 am 1 comment

    Durham 7, Norfolk 2. Tony Peguero making just his 8th start for Durham, allowed 2 runs in 6 innings to pick up his 2nd win of the year. Jon Weber was 2-5 an hit his second home run since being acquired by the Devil Rays. He now has 7 RBI […]

     
  • The Hangover: The Devil Rays Allowed No Runs Yesterday!

    The Hangover: The Devil Rays Allowed No Runs Yesterday!

    July 24, 2007 at 11:58 am 0 comments

    Devil Rays (off day)The schedule makers must have seen this past weekend coming and mercifully gave the Rays and their dwindling fans base a much needed day off. DEVIL RAYS WEBTOPIA… BJ Upton and Robinson Cano were selected as AL co-players of the week. Upton hit .414 with 2 home […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Jorge Cantu Reports To Durham

    Down On The Farm: Jorge Cantu Reports To Durham

    July 24, 2007 at 9:58 am 0 comments

    Indianapolis 7, Durham 4. Mitch Talbot took the loss allowing 4 runs in 4 innings to drop to 7-8. Jeremy Owens was 3-4 with 3 doubles. Elliot Johnson and Ben Zobrist each hit solo home runs for the Bulls. Jorge Cantu did report to Durham and made his first start […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] We Like The Feel Of A Hammer On Our Heads

    [THE HANGOVER] We Like The Feel Of A Hammer On Our Heads

    July 23, 2007 at 2:00 pm 0 comments

    Yankees 21, Devil Rays 4. Why do we keep hitting ourselves in the head with a hammer? Because when we stop, it will feel so good. With one out in the bottom of the 7th inning of the second game of the double header on Saturday night, Hideki Matsui came […]