Archive for May 6th, 2014

  • Tailgating Game 33: Rays (15-17) Vs Orioles (15-14)

    Tailgating Game 33: Rays (15-17) Vs Orioles (15-14)

    May 6, 2014 at 3:24 pm 1 comment

    Playing A Little Pepper… Brad Boxberger has been added to the roster as expected. He may not stay up all season but Boxberger is probably now part of the regular bullpen rotation. The Rays like to shuffle bullpen guys back and forth to Durham. It’s like having 9-10 relievers instead […]

     
  • The Rays Organization Appears To Have A Drug Problem

    The Rays Organization Appears To Have A Drug Problem

    May 6, 2014 at 9:49 am 4 comments

    Minor league relief pitcher Steve Geltz has been suspended for 50 games as a result of his second failed test for a drug of abuse. Geltz, who made two appearances for the Angels in 2012, is in his second season with the Durham Bulls after being acquired for Dane De […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Discussing A Prospect’s Suspension, A Roster Move, Nearly Cutting Josh Lueke

    [THE HANGOVER] Discussing A Prospect’s Suspension, A Roster Move, Nearly Cutting Josh Lueke

    May 6, 2014 at 7:19 am 3 comments

    Alex Colome, one of the Rays’ top pitching prospects, returned to the mound last night and pitched 2 innings for Charlotte in single-A. If it seems that his 50-game suspension for using horse steroids ended early, that’s because he is still suspended. Colome is technically a Major Leaguer because he […]