Articles by: Cork Gaines
 

  • [DOWN ON THE FARM] Kazmir Not Happy With How Rehab Start Was Handled

    [DOWN ON THE FARM] Kazmir Not Happy With How Rehab Start Was Handled

    April 24, 2008 at 1:00 am 0 comments

    Charlotte 11, Durham 2. Chris Mason dropped to 0-3 after allowing 5 runs in 3.2 innings…Joel Guzman hit his 4th home run and Reid Brignac was given a night off. Jacksonville 15, Montgomery 9. Mike Wlodarczyk gave up 8 runs (6 earned) in 3.1 innings…Joh Jaso was 2-4 with a […]

     
  • [RI CONFIDENCE GRAPH] The Rays Index Confidence Graph: Week 4

    [RI CONFIDENCE GRAPH] The Rays Index Confidence Graph: Week 4

    April 23, 2008 at 12:31 pm 0 comments

    The Rays Confidence Graph will appear every Wednesday and is a look at how much confidence Rays fans have in the Tampa Bay Rays. The graph is designed to give us a look at how our emotional bias as Rays fans fluctuates through time. The “confidence” in the team is […]

     
  • [THE ARCHIVES] Two Years Ago On Rays Index

    [THE ARCHIVES] Two Years Ago On Rays Index

    April 23, 2008 at 12:05 pm 0 comments

    Two years ago on Rays Index, we declared our love for “The Fossum Flop“ The Fossum Flop [Rays Index] Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Rays Stay Undefeated In Orlando

    [THE HANGOVER] Rays Stay Undefeated In Orlando

    April 23, 2008 at 11:09 am 11 comments

    THE GOOD: James Shields showed us that he is a winner last night. He struggled early without his best stuff and with shoddy defense behind him, but fought through it and still managed to give Joe Maddon 7 innings. For all the changes to the bullpen, the biggest reason the […]

     
  • [DOWN ON THE FARM] Bulls And Biscuits Work Overtime

    [DOWN ON THE FARM] Bulls And Biscuits Work Overtime

    April 23, 2008 at 9:25 am 0 comments

    Durham 3, Charlotte 2 (11 inn.). A one-out single in the bottom of the 11th by Jeremy Owens won the game for the Bulls…JK Ryu started and struck out 6 in 5 innings, allowing 1 run…Dale Thayer had a chance to close out the win in the 9th but a […]

     
  • [LIVE BLOG] Rays Index Live Blog-A-Baloo Of The Week (TONIGHT)

    [LIVE BLOG] Rays Index Live Blog-A-Baloo Of The Week (TONIGHT)

    April 22, 2008 at 5:41 pm 4 comments

    Just a quick reminder that we will be Live-Blogging tonight’s opening game of the Toronto series in Orlando…only it won’t be here. If you came here, listen very carefully…YOU ARE IN THE WRONG PLACE!! Instead head over the RAYSHEADS Facebook Page. It will be a little less formal than the […]

     
  • [POWER RANKINGS] The Tampa Bay Rays Power Rankings: Week 4

    [POWER RANKINGS] The Tampa Bay Rays Power Rankings: Week 4

    April 22, 2008 at 12:21 pm 2 comments

    It’s Tuesday so it is time to update the Tampa Bay Rays Power Rankings. These rankings are a combination of overall importance to the team and a general “who’s hot and who’s not”, mixed with how we currently feel about and perceive each member of the team. It is by […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Who’s On First? Mickey Mouse Unfortunately

    [THE HANGOVER] Who’s On First? Mickey Mouse Unfortunately

    April 22, 2008 at 9:45 am 2 comments

    THE GOOD: The Rays did not lose their 12th game. THE BAD: The Rays are still in last place in the AL East. THE TELLING: The Rays will still be in last place tomorrow. DEVIL RAYS WEBTOPIA… A programming note: The Rays Index Live Blog-A-Baloo will be held tonight at […]

     
  • [DOWN ON THE FARM] Jeremy Hellickson Might Not Be Long For The FSL

    [DOWN ON THE FARM] Jeremy Hellickson Might Not Be Long For The FSL

    April 22, 2008 at 8:07 am 0 comments

    Durham @ Norfolk, Double-Header (ppd. rain). Jacksonville 5, Montgomery 4. James Houser shut down the Suns on 2 hits in 6.2 shutout innings. He struck out 5 and walked 2. He was never in any real danger as only one runner reached 3rd base…The bullpen blew the lead allowing 5 […]

     
  • [2009 TAMPA BAY RAYS] 2004 Draft Class Will Force Roster Shake-Up In 2009

    [2009 TAMPA BAY RAYS] 2004 Draft Class Will Force Roster Shake-Up In 2009

    April 21, 2008 at 2:05 pm 18 comments

    Payroll to be at least $54 million and Andrew Friedman will have several tough decisions to make It is an off-day in the Raysiverse, and with all the recent roster moves and contract extensions, we thought today would be a good day to look ahead to 2009. Roster projections are […]