Archive for August 29th, 2008

  • [SHOWER-SHOE FUNGUS] Playing A Little Pepper: Baltimore Orioles

    [SHOWER-SHOE FUNGUS] Playing A Little Pepper: Baltimore Orioles

    August 29, 2008 at 4:53 pm 2 comments

    FIRST INNINGA look back…Last night Edwin Jackson improved to 7-2 with a 2.98 ERA in his last 10 starts…Has Jackson solidified his spot in the rotation for 2009? It was pointed out in the comments this morning that Jackson’s strikeout to walk ratio over that span is not great and […]

     
  • [TAMPA BAY RAYS MEDIA] Media Approval Ratings: Rich Herrera

    [TAMPA BAY RAYS MEDIA] Media Approval Ratings: Rich Herrera

    August 29, 2008 at 1:05 pm 12 comments

    We want to know what you guys think of various members of the Rays media coverage. Here are the most recent results. Next up…Rays radio pre- and postgame host Rich Herrera… As we have stated before, we rarely listen to the Rays’ radio broadcasts. Between the “Extra Innings” package, MLB.tv, […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Jackson Is Now Rays’ Most Consistent Pitcher

    [THE HANGOVER] Jackson Is Now Rays’ Most Consistent Pitcher

    August 29, 2008 at 11:24 am 6 comments

    THE GOOD: Edwin Jackson. His biggest moment came in the 6th when the Jays got men on first and third with no outs. Jackson got the next 3 batters on a line drive to Jason Bartlett, an infield pop-up and a groundball to third to get out of the inning…In […]

     
  • [DOWN ON THE FARM] Karma Not Kind To James Houser

    [DOWN ON THE FARM] Karma Not Kind To James Houser

    August 29, 2008 at 7:53 am 2 comments

    Durham 11, Norfolk 9. David Price picked up his first triple-A win, throwin 5 innings, striking out 5, giving up 2 runs on 4 hits and 3 walks…Calvin Medlock gave up 5 runs in 1.1 innings…Jonny Gomes had 4 hits in 6 at bats, driving in 3…Chris Richard drove in […]