Articles by: Cork Gaines
 

  • Peter Gammons On Josh Hamilton

    Peter Gammons On Josh Hamilton

    March 11, 2007 at 1:41 pm 0 comments

    Here is a clip from SportsCenter that aired Sunday morning. Peter Gammons was asked about Josh Hamilton’s chances of sticking with the Reds (you would think we were turning into a Peter Gammons blog with all of the recent posts. We promise, our love for Peter does not leave our […]

     
  • The Devil Rays Need A Torii Hunter

    The Devil Rays Need A Torii Hunter

    March 11, 2007 at 12:47 pm 0 comments

    Peter Gammons‘ latest ESPN Insider piece highlights a recent meeting between Torii Hunter and the Rays three young prospects B. J. Upton, Elijah Dukes and Delmon Young. Hunter, a former first round pick came from a troubled background to emerge as one of the top center fielders in baseball. He […]

     
  • The Hangover: The Curse of LaMar Naimoli Now On The Nationals

    The Hangover: The Curse of LaMar Naimoli Now On The Nationals

    March 11, 2007 at 10:39 am 0 comments

    Anybody else think that Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito throws harder than Casey Fossum. Alito put on a Rays uniform and threw out the first pitch before the Rays-Phils games yesterday. [Insert cheesy "right"-handed joke here] The Rays suffered two more ugly losses during split-squad action, falling to the Twins […]

     
  • Please Update Your RSS Feed

    Please Update Your RSS Feed

    March 10, 2007 at 5:08 pm 0 comments

    This is a test of the Emergency Public Service Announcement System: If you are reading this post through a FeedReader, we ask that you update the Rays Index feed with THIS URL (You can either click on the link or right-click and “Copy Link Location” and manually update the feed […]

     
  • The Hangover: Seth McClung No Lock To Be Closer

    The Hangover: Seth McClung No Lock To Be Closer

    March 10, 2007 at 10:47 am 0 comments

    Let’s just pretend that last night, and for that matter, the first week of Spring Training never happened. 101 Reasons the Rays could win the World Series this year. Also known as, 101 reasons that Man-Ray’s elevator is not reaching the top floor. We are particularly fond of #60. Yo […]

     
  • Jorge Cantu’s Job Is In Jeopardy; May Force Trade

    Jorge Cantu’s Job Is In Jeopardy; May Force Trade

    March 9, 2007 at 6:57 pm 0 comments

    Jorge Cantu, everybody’s favorite Jedi baseball player, may be on the verge of losing his job to Ty Wigginton. Tonight, Papa Joe Maddon is starting all of his regulars (minus an injured Dioner Navarro) with Wigginton at second base and Cantu on the bench for the second time in the […]

     
  • The Devil Rays Universe And Everything In It

    The Devil Rays Universe And Everything In It

    March 9, 2007 at 12:41 pm 0 comments

    Yes, it is the second time we have used this graphic this week, but we can’t help it. He is so cute and cuddly and Mary-Kate Olseny. You just want to reach out and straighten his fat tie, give him a pat on the back and say “go get ‘em”. […]

     
  • Peter Gammons Is On Board With The Rays Way

    Peter Gammons Is On Board With The Rays Way

    March 9, 2007 at 10:11 am 0 comments

    At times he can be a bit of a Pink Sox homer, but for pure baseball writing, nobody does it for us the way Peter Gammons does. And in an arena where everybody has an opinion, we trust his above all else. Last season Gammons nearly died after suffering a […]

     
  • The Hangover: Joe Maddon Is Hunting Wabbits

    The Hangover: Joe Maddon Is Hunting Wabbits

    March 9, 2007 at 9:44 am 0 comments

    The Rays lost again. This time to the Pirates 5-2. There were two big story lines. What may be three-fifths of the rotation after the all-star break, Scott Kazmir, Mitch Talbot and Jeff Niemann all struggled and surrendered runs. The other big story was Dioner Navarro who strained a hamstring […]

     
  • The Hangover: Carl Crawford Wants You To Know That He Does Not Have Limp Wrists

    The Hangover: Carl Crawford Wants You To Know That He Does Not Have Limp Wrists

    March 8, 2007 at 9:42 am 0 comments

    The Rays had another rough loss yesterday, falling to the Tribe 10-2. Joel Guzman hit his first home run of the Spring and Carl Crawford stole two bases. We may have jinxed Jeff Ridgway yesterday by saying that he could grab one of the last bullpen spots because he is […]