Articles by: Cork Gaines
 

  • The Hangover: The Green Uniforms Have Not Yet Been Retired

    The Hangover: The Green Uniforms Have Not Yet Been Retired

    October 16, 2007 at 9:15 am 1 comment

    Surprise 9, Scottsdale 6.Reid Brignac was 0-4 and is now hitting .118 (2-17) and Evan Longoria was 1-3 with a single and a walk with 2 strike outs. Calvin Medlock pitched a perfect 4 outs with 1 strike out. He now has a 5.06 ERA in 5.1 IP covering 3 […]

     
  • The Hangover: Evan Longoria Still Hitting Home Runs And Little Else In Arizona

    The Hangover: Evan Longoria Still Hitting Home Runs And Little Else In Arizona

    October 15, 2007 at 9:34 am 1 comment

    Scottsdale Scorpions (5-0)Up and down weekend for Evan Longoria in the Arizona Fall League. The Dirtbag homered on Thursday and Friday to bring his streak to 3 straight games with a home run. He is tied for the league lead with 3 home runs and 5 RBI, but only has […]

     
  • Sweet Fancy Moses! What Do We Do Now?

    Sweet Fancy Moses! What Do We Do Now?

    October 11, 2007 at 1:25 pm 3 comments

    We have been driving without a license now for two full seasons and for the most part, the car is still in one piece. Somehow we have managed to avoid any text messages from Elijah Dukes or tossed bats from Delmon Young and the two Marcs (Topkin and Lancaster) have […]

     
  • The Hangover: Evan Longoria Picks Up In Arizona, Where He Left Off In Durham

    The Hangover: Evan Longoria Picks Up In Arizona, Where He Left Off In Durham

    October 11, 2007 at 11:00 am 1 comment

    Peo Sequaros 5, Scottsdale Scorpions 4. The Arizona Fall League is under way and several prospects from the Devil Rays organization are on the Scottsdale Scorpions roster, including Evan Longoria and Reid Brignac. Also joining The Dirtbag and the Cajun God of Baseball are pitchers Nick DeBarr, Calvin Medlock, Evan […]

     
  • The Hangover: Elijah Dukes Finds Way Back To The Diamond

    The Hangover: Elijah Dukes Finds Way Back To The Diamond

    October 10, 2007 at 8:02 am 0 comments

    Devil Rays (66-96) We decided a while ago that we would no longer mention Elijah Dukes on this site unless it was baseball related. The last time we reported on Dukes we got a sneaking suspicion that his tenure with the Devil Rays was unofficially over, as the team gave […]

     
  • The Hangover: Xavier Hernandez Breaks Down Top Prospects

    The Hangover: Xavier Hernandez Breaks Down Top Prospects

    October 9, 2007 at 10:47 am 0 comments

    Devil Rays (66-96)Durham pitching coach, Xavier Hernandez is considered to be a major league pitching coach-in-waiting. Having spent 2006 with Montgomery and this past season with the Bulls, X may have as much to do with the recent surge in top pitching prospects in the Devil Rays organization as anybody. […]

     
  • The Hangover: DRays Bay Still Committed To Tampa Bay Rays Despite New Colors

    The Hangover: DRays Bay Still Committed To Tampa Bay Rays Despite New Colors

    October 5, 2007 at 1:16 pm 33 comments

    Devil Rays (66-96)Our questions have been answered! DRaysBay will be changing their colors to match those of the new Tampa Bay Rays uniforms and logos that will debut next season. They will also be changing their logo (Please make it a sunburst!). Patrick Kennedy sounds like a kid losing his […]

     
  • The Hangover: Even Without Long-Term Deals, Look For Carlos Pena And Scott Kazmir To Avoid Arbitration

    The Hangover: Even Without Long-Term Deals, Look For Carlos Pena And Scott Kazmir To Avoid Arbitration

    October 3, 2007 at 8:13 pm 10 comments

    Devil Rays DEVIL RAYS WEBTOPIA… The Ledger takes a look at the upcoming arbitration cases of Scott Kazmir and Carlos Pena. Another thing to always consider when teams deal with arbitration and their top players. A big incentive to avoid arbitration is that teams do not like having to go […]

     
  • New Devil Rays Uniforms: Comment Roundup

    New Devil Rays Uniforms: Comment Roundup

    October 3, 2007 at 2:53 pm 0 comments

    It has now been two weeks since the new Tampa Bay Rays uniforms were leaked on the internets, once again proving that the internet is spawned by true evil. The initial reaction was anywhere from Kevin Federline (disinterest) to a Root Canal (pure hatred), with very little support for the […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Winningest Manager In Devil Rays History Is Let Go

    [THE HANGOVER] Winningest Manager In Devil Rays History Is Let Go

    October 3, 2007 at 8:00 am 3 comments

    Devil Rays (66-96) DEVIL RAYS WEBTOPIA… The longest tenured member of the Devil Rays organization, Bill Evers, is being let go by the Rays. Joe Maddon, felt that he and Evers did not have a strong enough relationship. Evers leaves the Rays having compiled the best managerial record in the […]