Articles by: Cork Gaines
 

  • [RULE 4 DRAFT] Steve Henson Projects First Round And Make Zero Sense

    [RULE 4 DRAFT] Steve Henson Projects First Round And Make Zero Sense

    June 3, 2008 at 12:23 pm 2 comments

    Steve Henson of Yahoo! Sports projects the first round of the upcoming baseball draft and predicts that the Tampa Bay Rays will select Buster Posey, the catcher from Florida State. Of course his reasoning is a little screwy… 1. Tampa Bay Rays – Buster Posey, C (Florida State): All of […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Rays Open 3-Game Set In Fenway

    [THE HANGOVER] Rays Open 3-Game Set In Fenway

    June 3, 2008 at 9:59 am 9 comments

    THE GOOD: All 3 AL East Teams in action last night lost. Both the Sox and the Yankees lost last night. THE BAD: THE TELLING: Even if the Rays lose 2 of 3 in this series, the Rays would still be in first place in the AL East…David Ortiz went […]

     
  • [DOWN ON THE FARM] David Price Continues To Cruise Through FSL

    [DOWN ON THE FARM] David Price Continues To Cruise Through FSL

    June 3, 2008 at 7:58 am 0 comments

    Durham 6, Pawtucket 0. Jeremy Cummings struck out 11 and did not walk a batter in 7 shutout innings. He gave up 5 hits. Since being signed by the Rays and assigned to Durham, Cummings is 5-0 in 5 starts with a 0.84 ERA. He has allowed 15 hits and […]

     
  • [THE ARCHIVES] One Year Ago On Rays Index

    [THE ARCHIVES] One Year Ago On Rays Index

    June 2, 2008 at 12:09 pm 1 comment

    One year ago on Rays Index we told you that two-thirds of the “Axis of Evil” had finally been removed from the rotation. Seo Long, Don’t Let The Door Hit You In The Ass [Rays Index] Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

     
  • [RI CONFIDENCE GRAPH] The Tampa Bay Rays Confidence Survey

    [RI CONFIDENCE GRAPH] The Tampa Bay Rays Confidence Survey

    June 2, 2008 at 11:24 am 7 comments

    Last week’s Rays Confidence Graph results. Below you will see two polls that ask about your confidence in the Tampa Bay Rays. Please take a moment to answer each question. We will present these same polls every Monday. The results will be presented in graphical form on Wednesday, and will […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Rays Magic Number For Playoffs Now Sits At 100

    [THE HANGOVER] Rays Magic Number For Playoffs Now Sits At 100

    June 2, 2008 at 8:45 am 7 comments

    THE GOOD: In the top of the 5th Andy Sonnanstine somehow survived to only allow 1 run to score. After the 1 run scored, the Sox had 1st and 3rd with no outs and could not put another run on the board. Gabe Gross would tie the game in the […]

     
  • [DOWN ON THE FARM] Desmond Jennings Homers In First At Bat Of 2008

    [DOWN ON THE FARM] Desmond Jennings Homers In First At Bat Of 2008

    June 2, 2008 at 7:22 am 2 comments

    Pawtucket 5, Durham 3. Mitch Talbot only allowed 1 hit in 4 scoreless innings, but was pulled after a rain-delay…Steve Andrade make his first appearance for the Bulls since being promoted from Montgomery, gave up 5 runs in 1 inning after the delay…Reid Brignac has been moved up to the […]

     
  • [JONNY GOMES] Jonny Gomes Is A Crazy B!tch

    [JONNY GOMES] Jonny Gomes Is A Crazy B!tch

    May 30, 2008 at 12:30 pm 9 comments

    We are always curious about the music that players choose to have played as they are walking to the plate for an at bat. The songs are like tattoos. For some they have a special meaning, while for others it is just something they really like. We attended a Round […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Right Fielders Are To The Rays What QBs Are To Jon Gruden

    [THE HANGOVER] Right Fielders Are To The Rays What QBs Are To Jon Gruden

    May 30, 2008 at 10:10 am 3 comments

    THE GOOD: Jason Bartlett stole 3 bases, including 3rd base twice…BJ Upton threw a runner out at third base on the fly… THE BAD: The Golden Sombrero for Jonny Gomes…Edwin Jackson being Edwin. After 27 pitches in the 2nd inning we knew it was going to be a long night…Rays […]

     
  • [DOWN ON THE FARM] 7 Vero Beach D-Rays Named All-Stars

    [DOWN ON THE FARM] 7 Vero Beach D-Rays Named All-Stars

    May 30, 2008 at 7:09 am 0 comments

    Durham 10, Norfolk 7. Jon Weber tied the game with a 2-out single in the top of the 9th, and the Dan Johnson put the Bulls ahead for good with a 3-run home run, 2 batters later. Johnson finished 3-6. Weber was 5-6 with 2 RBI…Ben Hendrickson started and gave […]