Articles by: Cork Gaines
 

  • [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans need to know today

    [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans need to know today

    June 12, 2015 at 9:32 am 10 comments

    The GBT – The Good, The Bad and The Telling sandwich, where The Bad is nice and lean and the The Telling is ripe. Angels 6, RAYS 2 (boxscore) The Rays made a series of moves after last night’s game. Andrew Bellatti went on the DL (shoulder tendonitis), Preston Guilmet […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans need to know today

    [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans need to know today

    June 11, 2015 at 7:57 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 4, Angels 2 (boxscore) THE GOOD: Evan Longoria returned to the lineup and hit a home run in the 3rd inning to give the Rays the […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans need to know today

    [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans need to know today

    June 10, 2015 at 10:44 am 15 comments

    The GBT – The Good, The Bad and The Telling sandwich, where The Bad is nice and lean and the The Telling is ripe. Angels 8, RAYS 2 (boxscore) No Good and Bad today… THE TELLING: Chris Archer was named AL Player of the Week…Evan Longoria was out of the lineup […]

     
  • Rays have 3 of the biggest bargains in baseball this season

    Rays have 3 of the biggest bargains in baseball this season

    June 9, 2015 at 11:24 am 6 comments

    Over at Business Insider I took a look at the biggest bargains in baseball this season, simply by comparing the top players’ Wins Above Replacement (WAR) value to their salaries. Bryce Harper comes out on top, having already produced 4.0 Wins this season. That translates to a value of $31.6 […]

     
  • Rays select high school outfielder Garrett Whitley in first round of MLB Draft

    Rays select high school outfielder Garrett Whitley in first round of MLB Draft

    June 8, 2015 at 7:24 pm 8 comments

    With the 13th pick in the first round of the MLB Draft, the Rays selected outfielder Garrett Whitley, a high schooler from Niskayuna, New York. Whitley is a speedy outfielder, listed as 6-2, 195 pounds. He is 18 years old and has committed to play college baseball at Wake Forest. […]

     
  • Rays’ top prospect Daniel Robertson is out with an injury and it couldn’t have come at a worse time

    Rays’ top prospect Daniel Robertson is out with an injury and it couldn’t have come at a worse time

    June 8, 2015 at 1:40 pm 1 comment

    When the Rays traded Ben Zobrist and Yunel Escobar to the Oakland A’s this past off-season for John Jaso, the big prize for the Rays was Oakland’s top prospect, shortstop Daniel Robertson. Now, like Jaso, Robertson is injured and it couldn’t have come at a worse time. Robertson was originally […]

     
  • James Kaprielian is one player projected to be taken by the Rays in the draft.

    Here is what the experts are predicting for the Rays in the first-round of the MLB Draft

    June 8, 2015 at 11:45 am 0 comments

    Major League Baseball’s amateur draft is tonight and unlike the drafts in other sports, it is pretty much a crapshoot and almost impossible to predict thanks to the availability of so many players, including high school kids. Last year, the Rays had the 20th pick and used it to take […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans need to know today

    [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans need to know today

    June 8, 2015 at 8:09 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 3, Mariners 1 (boxscore) THE GOOD: I’m going to try to put what Chris Archer is going in perspective and yet I know it won’t […]

     
  • Desmond Jennings is not coming back anytime soon

    Desmond Jennings is not coming back anytime soon

    June 5, 2015 at 12:45 pm 11 comments

    It has been more than a month since Desmond Jennings went on the DL with what was considered at the time to be a minor issue with his knee. But if the Rays were counting on Jennings to be that second-half offensive spark most teams seek in the trade market, […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans need to know today

    [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans need to know today

    June 5, 2015 at 9:21 am 1 comment

    The GBT – The Good, The Bad and The Telling sandwich, where The Bad is nice and lean and the The Telling is ripe. RAYS (boxscore) THE GOOD: Erasmo Ramirez once again does exactly what a 5th starter needs to do. He worked into the 6th inning and gave up just […]