Articles by: Cork Gaines
 

  • [DOWN ON THE FARM] Jaso Strong In AAA Debut; Price Shaky In Latest Start

    [DOWN ON THE FARM] Jaso Strong In AAA Debut; Price Shaky In Latest Start

    July 18, 2008 at 9:12 am 0 comments

    Durham 4, Syracuse 1. Ben Hendrickson allowed only 1 unearned run on 2 hits and a walk in 7 innings…John Jaso was 3-4 in his triple-A debut with a double. He also threw out the only attempted base stealer…Dan Johnson added a single and a double in 4 at bats. […]

     
  • [THE ARCHIVES] One Year Ago On Rays Index

    [THE ARCHIVES] One Year Ago On Rays Index

    July 17, 2008 at 3:19 pm 0 comments

    One year ago on Rays Index we presented “The All-Time Tampa Bay Devil Rays” roster…with a twist. The All-Time Tampa Bay Devil Rays: 10 Years Of Sucktitude [Rays Index] Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

     
  • [RI CONFIDENCE GRAPH] The Rays Index Confidence Graph: Week 16

    [RI CONFIDENCE GRAPH] The Rays Index Confidence Graph: Week 16

    July 17, 2008 at 2:15 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 HANGOVER] Rays Get Break At Much Needed Time

    [THE HANGOVER] Rays Get Break At Much Needed Time

    July 17, 2008 at 1:17 pm 2 comments

    THE GOOD: We are back after a much-needed 7-day vacation and an even more needed 4-day mini-vacation for 22 of the players and all of the coaches and staff…The AL won the All-Star game with a little help from a couple of Rays. This is significant as it means if […]

     
  • [DOWN ON THE FARM] Thayer And Cummings Strong In AAA All-Star Game

    [DOWN ON THE FARM] Thayer And Cummings Strong In AAA All-Star Game

    July 17, 2008 at 12:20 pm 0 comments

    PCL 6, IL 5 (AAA All-Star game). Chris Richard started for the IL at first base and went 0-2 with a strike out…Dale Thayer pitched the 5th inning, allowing no runs on 1 hit and Jeremy Cummings got the call in the 7th inning, also holding the PCL scoreless while […]

     
  • [THE ARCHIVES] One Year Ago On Rays Index

    [THE ARCHIVES] One Year Ago On Rays Index

    July 16, 2008 at 3:17 pm 0 comments

    One year ago on Rays Index we started getting frustrated with Joe Maddon’s always positive attitude. In The End, Even Old Yeller Had To Be Shot [Rays Index] Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

     
  • [2008 TAMPA BAY RAYS] The 12 Days Of Raysmas: A Look Back

    [2008 TAMPA BAY RAYS] The 12 Days Of Raysmas: A Look Back

    July 15, 2008 at 11:13 am 3 comments

    Today is MLB’s All-Star game and we decided this would be a good time to take a look back at the “12 Days of Raysmas” series we ran this past off-season, in which we outlined 12 wishes for the 2008 season…Let’s see how the Rays are doing so far… ONE […]

     
  • [SCOTT KAZMIR] Mets’ Kazmir Jersey In The Wild

    [SCOTT KAZMIR] Mets’ Kazmir Jersey In The Wild

    July 14, 2008 at 2:24 pm 0 comments

    A little while ago, we offered a consolation prize to Mets fans after Scott Kazmir signed a contract extension with the Rays effectively eliminating any opportunity for the Mets’ former prospect to return to his original franchise and help them “right their ship.” Well, now we have word from MetsBlog […]

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

    [RI CONFIDENCE GRAPH] The Tampa Bay Rays Confidence Survey

    July 14, 2008 at 12:21 pm 0 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 […]

     
  • [DURHAM BULLS] Grabbing The Bulls By The Horn

    [DURHAM BULLS] Grabbing The Bulls By The Horn

    July 12, 2008 at 1:20 pm 3 comments

    While we try to bring the goings on with the Rays’ minor league affiliates, there is only so much we can talk about when we rarely, if ever, see these prospects play. The other problem we face with the minor league affiliates is the duality of these teams. They exist […]