Archive for August 31st, 2008

  • [SEPTEMBER CALL-UPS] Fernando Perez Promoted; John Jaso To Follow

    [SEPTEMBER CALL-UPS] Fernando Perez Promoted; John Jaso To Follow

    August 31, 2008 at 10:56 pm 0 comments

    [Update: 11:29pm] Marc Lancaster is reporting that the Rays will recall Salas in time for Tuesday’s game. At this point, Salas will not be eligible for the post-season roster, since he will not be on the active roster at midnight tonight. However, the Rays also put the injured JK Ryu […]

     
  • [PLAYOFFS?!?] Tampa Bay Rays Magic Number Now 19

    [PLAYOFFS?!?] Tampa Bay Rays Magic Number Now 19

    August 31, 2008 at 6:59 pm 4 comments

    With the win today and the Red Sox loss, the Rays magic number to win the division is now 22. But more importantly, with the Twins 8 games back (9 in the loss column), the magic number to clinch at least a Wild Card spot is 19. With the Red […]

     
  • [JORGE VELANDIA] Rays Acquire Jorge Velandia

    [JORGE VELANDIA] Rays Acquire Jorge Velandia

    August 31, 2008 at 4:57 pm 0 comments

    Marc Lancaster is reporting that the Rays have traded cash to the Cleveland Indians for Jorge Velandia. Despite what MLB.com might have you believe, though, Velandia is NOT being added to the Rays’ 40-man roster. Not to say he might not end up here eventually in case of an injury, […]