Articles by: Cork Gaines
 

  • A’s Trade For 2 Pitchers After Failing To Acquire David Price

    A’s Trade For 2 Pitchers After Failing To Acquire David Price

    July 5, 2014 at 8:50 am 1 comment

    In a move that will have huge implications for the Tampa Bay Rays, the A’s and Cubs have reached an agreement on a trade that will send pitchers Jeff Samardzija and Jason Hammel from Chicago to Oakland according to several media reports. This move came after the A’s failed to trade for David Price according to […]

     
  • Tailgating Game 88: Rays (38-49) At Tigers (47-34)

    Tailgating Game 88: Rays (38-49) At Tigers (47-34)

    July 3, 2014 at 3:25 pm 3 comments

    Playing A Little Pepper… Vince Belnome is now officially on the roster and in the lineup tonight for his big league debut. Jeff Beliveau has been optioned to Durham. Cesar Ramos will leave on paternity Saturday. There is a chance Beliveau won’t even leave team and will be recalled on […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Discussing Another Win, Evan Longoria’s Head, And A 15-Year-Old Shortstop

    [THE HANGOVER] Discussing Another Win, Evan Longoria’s Head, And A 15-Year-Old Shortstop

    July 3, 2014 at 8:10 am 6 comments

    The GBT – The Good, The Bad and The Telling sandwich, where The Bad is nice and lean and the The Telling is ripe. RAYS 6, Yankees 3 (boxscore) THE GOOD: Sean Rodriguez continues to produce, sorta. Two more hits including his 8th home run. He is hitting just .215 […]

     
  • Tailgating Game 87: Rays (37-49) At Yankees (41-41)

    Tailgating Game 87: Rays (37-49) At Yankees (41-41)

    July 2, 2014 at 10:46 am 0 comments

    Playing A Little Pepper… The current 4-game winning streak is a season high for the Rays…The Rays are 13-7 since June 11. On that day, the Rays were 15 games behind the Blue Jays in the East. Now the Rays are 9.5 games back. During that stretch, the Rays have […]

     
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    Rays Want ‘Most’ Of Dodgers’ Top Prospects For David Price

    July 2, 2014 at 10:12 am 6 comments

    Jon Heyman is the latest to weigh-in on David Price and all the players other teams should not give up for one of the best pitchers in baseball. “The Dodgers have a handful of the most elite prospects in the game, as usual, and word is that the Rays have […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Discussing Another Roster Move And Joe Maddon’s Scary Decision

    [THE HANGOVER] Discussing Another Roster Move And Joe Maddon’s Scary Decision

    July 2, 2014 at 7:56 am 5 comments

    The GBT – The Good, The Bad and The Telling sandwich, where The Bad is nice and lean and the The Telling is ripe. RAYS 2, Yankees 1 (boxscore) THE GOOD: David Price. Just another 7 inning, 9 strikeout, 1 run performance. In his last 10 starts, Price has a […]

     
  • Tailgating Game 86: Rays (36-49) At Yankees (41-40)

    July 1, 2014 at 6:29 pm 0 comments

    Playing A Little Pepper… The Rays called up reliever Jeff Beliveau to take Yunel Escobar’s spot on the roster. The move is expected to be for just a game or two…Dave Martinez colored the hair of three rookies in honor of today’s World Cup match. Game Graph… [Will be up […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Discussing Logan Forsythe’s Value And The Rays Out Of The Basement

    [THE HANGOVER] Discussing Logan Forsythe’s Value And The Rays Out Of The Basement

    July 1, 2014 at 9:04 am 3 comments

    The GBT – The Good, The Bad and The Telling sandwich, where The Bad is nice and lean and the The Telling is ripe. RAYS 4, Yankees 3 (12; boxscore) THE GOOD: Matt Joyce is on Fire. Well, he was on fire. He hit a home run in the first […]

     
  • Rays Now Say There Is A Good Chance They Will Keep David Price If Team Plays Better

    Rays Now Say There Is A Good Chance They Will Keep David Price If Team Plays Better

    June 30, 2014 at 7:46 pm 7 comments

    The Rays now say they are less likely to trade David Price if the team continues to play better and find their way back into the race. Earlier today, Price told the media, “the better we play, the less likely that I will be traded.” Tim Kurkjian of ESPN spoke […]

     
  • Tailgating Game 85: Rays (35-49) At Yankees (41-39)

    June 30, 2014 at 4:45 pm 0 comments

    Playing A Little Pepper… The Rays claimed pitcher Cory Burns off of waivers from the Rangers. He will be assigned to double-A Montgomery and take a spot on the 40-man roster. To make room, the Rays designated double-A pitcher Angel Sanchez for assignment…The Rays have won two games in a […]