Articles by: Cork Gaines
 

  • Manny Stiles Live-Blogging From The Trop Tonight

    Manny Stiles Live-Blogging From The Trop Tonight

    April 23, 2007 at 1:27 pm 2 comments

    A quick note to let everybody know that Manny Stiles will be live-blogging from the Trop tonight as the Devil Rays take on the Evil Empire. The game is also on ESPN. HERE is the link. We will be there, and we will be reviewing his performance here tomorrow. Pressure’s […]

     
  • AL East Roundup: A-Rod Puts Mother On Speakerphone

    AL East Roundup: A-Rod Puts Mother On Speakerphone

    April 23, 2007 at 10:08 am 0 comments

    AL EAST W L GB L10 STK E# Boston Red Sox 11 5 – 8-2 W4 – Baltimore Orioles 11 7 1.0 8-2 W4 145 New York Yankees 8 8 3.0 5-5 L2 144 Toronto Blue Jays 8 10 4.0 3-7 L5 142 Tampa Bay Devil Rays 7 11 5.0 […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Working Lots O’ Overtime

    Down On The Farm: Working Lots O’ Overtime

    April 23, 2007 at 9:08 am 0 comments

    Toledo 7, Durham 4 (16 inn.). Lucky Vero Beach. The Rays had Sunday off while all three of the other minor league affiliates worked overtime. In Durham, Jeff Niemann gave up 3 runs in 5 innings and struck out 8. Seth McClung and Chad Orvella pitched a combined 5 hitless […]

     
  • The Hangover: We All Aknew That Was Going To Happen

    The Hangover: We All Aknew That Was Going To Happen

    April 23, 2007 at 8:07 am 0 comments

    Indians 6, Devil Rays 4.It is hard to get too upset when the worst is expected and the worst happens. The “highly potent” Rays offense was only able to manage 5 hits and once again the bullpen blew a lead. With Al Reyes unavailable after pitching in the first two […]

     
  • The Hangover: Bullpen Does Their Job Against The Indians

    The Hangover: Bullpen Does Their Job Against The Indians

    April 22, 2007 at 12:13 pm 0 comments

    Devil Rays 6, Cleveland 5.After last night’s victory the Rays have another opportunity to win a series when James Shields takes the mound. Last night the Rays battled back from an early 2-0 deficit and rebounded after blowing a 5-2 lead. Jae Seo picked up just his second win as […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Not Surprising That Fernando Perez Is An Ivy-Leaguer

    Down On The Farm: Not Surprising That Fernando Perez Is An Ivy-Leaguer

    April 21, 2007 at 12:51 pm 1 comment

    Durham 9, Columbus 8. After three straight strong starts, Jason Hammel was knocked around last night. He gave up 6 hits and 5 walks in 4 innings that led to 5 runs. Tim Corcoran pitched 3 scoreless innings as the Bulls rallied. Joel Guzman went 2-5 with his first home […]

     
  • AL East Roundup: There Is A Chink In The Armor Of The Great Mariano

    AL East Roundup: There Is A Chink In The Armor Of The Great Mariano

    April 21, 2007 at 11:00 am 0 comments

    AL EAST W L GB L10 STK E# Boston Red Sox 10 5 – 8-2 W3 – Baltimore Orioles 9 7 1.5 7-3 W2 146 New York Yankees 8 7 2.0 6-4 L1 146 Toronto Blue Jays 8 8 2.5 4-6 L3 145 Tampa Bay Devil Rays 6 10 4.5 […]

     
  • The Hangover: Edwin Jackson Not Strong In Loss

    The Hangover: Edwin Jackson Not Strong In Loss

    April 21, 2007 at 8:00 am 0 comments

    Indians 4, Devil Rays 3.The headline reads “Jackson strong in loss”. What? When a starting pitcher walks 5 batters, that is not a strong performance. Yes, we know that 2 of those walks were intentional, but 3 walks in 6 innings is still not “strong”. When a pitcher has to […]

     
  • The Hangover: A Day Off To Clear Our Heads

    The Hangover: A Day Off To Clear Our Heads

    April 20, 2007 at 8:47 am 0 comments

    We predicted a few days ago that Brendan Harris would start digging into Ben Zobrist’s playing time. That is starting to look like a reality. The question is whether the Brendan Harris we are seeing is the real Brendan Harris, or if we will soon see the player that was […]

     
  • AL East Roundup: Apparently The Blue Jays Had An Aura

    AL East Roundup: Apparently The Blue Jays Had An Aura

    April 19, 2007 at 12:22 pm 0 comments

    AL EAST W L GB L10 STK E# Boston Red Sox 8 5 – 6-4 W1 – Toronto Blue Jays 8 6 0.5 6-4 L1 149 New York Yankees 7 6 1.0 6-4 W2 149 Baltimore Orioles 8 7 1.0 7-3 W1 148 Tampa Bay Devil Rays 6 9 3.0 […]