Articles by: Cork Gaines
 

  • [THE HANGOVER] Evan Longoria And Justin Ruggiano Key Players In Team USA World Cup Title

    [THE HANGOVER] Evan Longoria And Justin Ruggiano Key Players In Team USA World Cup Title

    November 19, 2007 at 11:39 am 3 comments

    Team USA 6, Cuba 3.Team USA won all three games over the weekend including a 6-3 victory over Cuba on Sunday in the final to win the 2007 World Cup. Both Evan Longoria and Justin Ruggiano contributed in the final, with Longoria going 2-5 with 2 runs scored and Ruggiano […]

     
  • [2008 ROSTER] 2008 25-Man Roster And Starting Lineup Predictions

    [2008 ROSTER] 2008 25-Man Roster And Starting Lineup Predictions

    November 16, 2007 at 1:07 pm 20 comments

    The 2008 25-man roster prediction is based only players currently within the organization and will be updated when trades are consummated and free agents are signed. Last week we updated our Rays Trade Value Index, in which we ranked every player on the 40-man roster and the top prospects in […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Rays To Feature Alternate Jersey In 2009 With "Tampa Bay" Across The Front

    [THE HANGOVER] Rays To Feature Alternate Jersey In 2009 With "Tampa Bay" Across The Front

    November 16, 2007 at 8:57 am 0 comments

    Tampa Bay Devil Rays (66-96) DEVIL RAYS WEBTOPIA… Marc Lancaster is reporting that the Rays will feature an alternate jersey in 2009 and it will have “Tampa Bay” written across the front. [TBO] Baseball America previews the quarterfinals of the World Cup. Team USA is the top seed and will […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Rays To Feature Alternate Jersey In 2009 With "Tampa Bay" Across The Front

    [THE HANGOVER] Rays To Feature Alternate Jersey In 2009 With "Tampa Bay" Across The Front

    November 16, 2007 at 8:57 am 2 comments

    Tampa Bay Devil Rays (66-96) DEVIL RAYS WEBTOPIA… Marc Lancaster is reporting that the Rays will feature an alternate jersey in 2009 and it will have “Tampa Bay” written across the front. [TBO] Baseball America previews the quarterfinals of the World Cup. Team USA is the top seed and will […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Justin Ruggiano Powers Team USA To Top Seed

    [THE HANGOVER] Justin Ruggiano Powers Team USA To Top Seed

    November 15, 2007 at 10:22 am 0 comments

    Team USA 10, Chinese Taipei 7.Justin Ruggiano and Evan Longoria helped Team USA clinch the top seed in the quarterfinals by leading the team to a win over Taipei in the final game of group play. Ruggiano went 3-5, hitting 2 home runs and driving in 5. He had an […]

     
  • [ELIJAH DUKES] The Rays May Be Close To Sending Elijah Dukes To The Nationals

    [ELIJAH DUKES] The Rays May Be Close To Sending Elijah Dukes To The Nationals

    November 15, 2007 at 9:46 am 2 comments

    According to the Dominican news site 7dias the Tampa Bay Rays may be close to trading Elijah Dukes to the Washington Nationals. And after comments attributed to Dukes, while playing for his Domincan Winter League team, it is looking more and more like the troubled yet talented outfielder has played […]

     
  • [2008 ROSTER] 2008 40-Man Roster And Payroll Predictions

    [2008 ROSTER] 2008 40-Man Roster And Payroll Predictions

    November 14, 2007 at 1:30 pm 6 comments

    The 2008 40-man roster prediction is based only players currently within the organization and will be updated when trades are consummated and free agents are signed. On November 20th, all teams have to set their 40-man roster. At that time any player that has 4 years of experience (5 years […]

     
  • [ELIJAH DUKES] Dukes Up For Award For Being A Mischievous Little Badger

    [ELIJAH DUKES] Dukes Up For Award For Being A Mischievous Little Badger

    November 14, 2007 at 12:08 pm 2 comments

    Just when you thought the Elijah Dukes story had run its course and was finally under the radar…Along comes the 2007 Sportshuman of the Year (SHOTY) Tournament. For the second consecutive year, Deadspin is holding a tournament-style bracket featuring 16 of the most entertaining sports personalities of 2007. In an […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] There Are No Carl Crawford Rumors To Deny

    [THE HANGOVER] There Are No Carl Crawford Rumors To Deny

    November 14, 2007 at 11:05 am 0 comments

    Team USA 4, South Africa 2.Evan Longoria went 1-4 with a triple and Justin Ruggiano went 0-4 as Team USA moved to 5-1 and clinched a spot in the World Cup quarterfinals. They have one final game in the preliminary round versus Taipei with the quarterfinals set to played on […]

     
  • FORMER RAYS Aubrey Huff Just Doesn’t Know When To Shut The Hell Up

    FORMER RAYS Aubrey Huff Just Doesn’t Know When To Shut The Hell Up

    November 12, 2007 at 2:50 pm 6 comments

    In July of 2006, the Devil Rays traded Aubrey Huff to the Houston Astros. Following the season, he signed a 3 year/$20 million contract with the Baltimore Orioles. In doing so, Huff remarked about how it would be refreshing to play for a team with a chance to win. Nevermind […]