Articles by: Cork Gaines
 

  • Joe Maddon Is Too Good For The Rays

    Joe Maddon Is Too Good For The Rays

    October 31, 2007 at 10:51 am 6 comments

    If you were looking for an expert to evaluate the managers in baseball, who is the first source you would turn to? Maxim magazine of course! Maxim has released their list of “The Crappiest Baseball Managers” and the Rays own Joe Maddon comes in at #6. Everybody loves ol’ Joe, […]

     
  • THE HANGOVERStop The Friggin Presses! Curt Schilling Will Not Pitch For The Rays In 2008!

    THE HANGOVERStop The Friggin Presses! Curt Schilling Will Not Pitch For The Rays In 2008!

    October 31, 2007 at 3:17 am 0 comments

    Team USA 10 , Mesa 2.Evan Longoria did not start, but he did pinch hit in the 5th and played third base, going 1-2 with a single and a walk. Justin Ruggiano started in left and went 1-4. Ruggiano also stole a base.Peo Javelinas 4, Scottsdale 3.Reid Brignac went 0-5…again. […]

     
  • The Hangover: The Rays Claim Kurt Birkins From Orioles

    The Hangover: The Rays Claim Kurt Birkins From Orioles

    October 30, 2007 at 1:07 pm 1 comment

    Scottsdale 8, Team USA 6.Reid Brignac continues to struggle in the AFL. Against Team USA, Brignac went 1-5 with a strikeout and is now hitting .193. Evan Longoria played third and hit clean-up for Team USA, going 1-5 with a run scored. He is now 3-12 with 3 singles in […]

     
  • The Rays Pitching Staff Just Got A Little Better

    The Rays Pitching Staff Just Got A Little Better

    October 29, 2007 at 11:57 am 2 comments

    Alex Rodriguez is so awesome he just improved the Tampa Bay Devil Rays pitching staff. Rodriguez will opt out of the final three years of his contract with the New York Yankees which most likely ended his tenure in pinstripes. How does this improve the Devil Rays pitching staff? The […]

     
  • The Hangover: Elijah Dukes Is Back On The Diamond

    The Hangover: Elijah Dukes Is Back On The Diamond

    October 29, 2007 at 7:55 am 3 comments

    Devil Rays (66-96)Don’t look now but Elijah Dukes is playing baseball and hitting home runs. DEVIL RAYS WEBTOPIA… Evan Longoria and Justin Ruggiano have begun play with Team USA. Before heading to the World Cup in Chinese Taipei, Team USA is playing warm-up games against the rest of the Arizona […]

     
  • Everybody Knows About The Rays New Uniforms Except The Rays

    Everybody Knows About The Rays New Uniforms Except The Rays

    October 26, 2007 at 4:48 pm 1 comment

    As we noted earlier, the Devil Rays claimed Chris Snelling and his paper knees off of waivers from the Oakland A’s. If you visit Snelling’s player profile page on MLB.com you will see that they have already photoshopped Snelling with a Rays cap and jersey. Of course, he is now […]

     
  • The New Rays "Sunburst" Is About To Be Shoved Down Our Throats

    The New Rays "Sunburst" Is About To Be Shoved Down Our Throats

    October 26, 2007 at 1:05 pm 12 comments

    For those of you that hate the new “Sunburst”, you might want to make sure you bring sunglasses to the Trop in 2008. In the new uniforms and the new logos, it appeared that the Sunburst might just be an accent. It is starting to look like that couldn’t be […]

     
  • The New Rays "Sunburst" Is About To Be Shoved Down Our Throats

    The New Rays "Sunburst" Is About To Be Shoved Down Our Throats

    October 26, 2007 at 1:05 pm 4 comments

    For those of you that hate the new “Sunburst”, you might want to make sure you bring sunglasses to the Trop in 2008. In the new uniforms and the new logos, it appeared that the Sunburst might just be an accent. It is starting to look like that couldn’t be […]

     
  • The Hangover: The Rays Claim Two Bad Knees Off Of Waivers

    The Hangover: The Rays Claim Two Bad Knees Off Of Waivers

    October 26, 2007 at 12:12 pm 3 comments

    Devil Rays (66-96)Since when do the Rays need another outfielder with a history of leg problems and since when do the Rays need fewer experienced arms in the bullpen? The Rays claimed Chris Snelling off of waivers from the A’s. Jay Witasick was released to make room on the roster. […]

     
  • What Is The World Coming To?

    What Is The World Coming To?

    October 25, 2007 at 9:42 am 0 comments

    We are not sure we can live in a baseball world where Joe Torre loses his job and somehow Dusty Baker finds another one. Joe Torre: For all the vitriol we spew at the Yankees and their fans here at RI, there are few people in baseball that we respect […]