Articles by: Cork Gaines
 

  • The Hangover

    The Hangover

    September 5, 2006 at 7:51 am 0 comments

    On Friday night, the Rays opened the series with the Mariners in dramatic fashion with a 2-1 win. Ty Wiggington, was activated from the DL, butarrived late to the park because of flight issues and was not in the starting lineup. However, Wiggy was inserted into the game as a […]

     
  • Delmon Young’s First Major League Home Run

    Delmon Young’s First Major League Home Run

    September 1, 2006 at 2:47 pm 0 comments

    We can’t get enough of this clip! Apparently Delmon can do more with a bat than hit umpires…

     
  • D-Rays vs. Seattle Mariners Tidbits

    D-Rays vs. Seattle Mariners Tidbits

    September 1, 2006 at 12:15 pm 0 comments

    Did anybody notice that Delmon Young can hit? Neither did we. The most impressive thing is his ability to take what is given to him. Lots of power hitters refuse to give in to pitchers, waiting for their pitch. As with many young hitters, Delmon is agressive, and most pitchers […]

     
  • A Look At The Future: Yesterday On The Farm

    A Look At The Future: Yesterday On The Farm

    September 1, 2006 at 10:39 am 0 comments

    Beloit 1, SW Michigan 0, gm 1. Normally we would start with the Durham Bulls, but Ernesto washed them out again, and Wade Davis’ performance last night deserves top billing… Wade Davis pitched a 7 inning no-hitter last night but lost 1-0 when 2 errors lead to the only run […]

     
  • Devil Rays Trade Value Index And 2007 Roster Projections

    Devil Rays Trade Value Index And 2007 Roster Projections

    August 31, 2006 at 2:48 pm 0 comments

    From time to time we will update our Devil Rays Trade Value Index (TVI) and 2007 Roster and Payroll Projections that can be found in the side panel to the right. The TVI ranks ever player on the current 40-man roster and the top prospects in the organization. Our goal […]

     
  • A Look At The Future: News And Notes From The Farm

    A Look At The Future: News And Notes From The Farm

    August 31, 2006 at 12:04 pm 0 comments

    The Durham Bulls were rained out last night against Columbus and will play their final home games of the season today as a double-header. The rain out was the best possible scenario for the fans with tickets to last night’s game as Doug Waechter was scheduled to start. Unfortunately he […]

     
  • The Hangover: And So It Begins

    The Hangover: And So It Begins

    August 30, 2006 at 12:35 pm 0 comments

    Chicago White Sox 12, D-Rays 9. Did anybody notice that the Devil Rays lost their 80th game last night? Neither did we. Delmon Young has arrived. There had been much speculation in recent weeks about if and when the Rays would call up Young. Some believed that the Rays would […]

     
  • A Look At The Future: Yesterday On The Farm

    A Look At The Future: Yesterday On The Farm

    August 30, 2006 at 12:13 pm 0 comments

    Toledo 6, Durham 1. The Bulls managed only an RBI groundout by Wes Bankston in the first inning. Darnell McDonald and Shawn Riggans both collected 2 hits and Ty Wiggington was 1-4 with a double. McDonald stole his 29th base of the year. Chris Seddon was wild and ineffective as […]

     
  • A Look At The Future: Yesterday On The Farm

    A Look At The Future: Yesterday On The Farm

    August 29, 2006 at 1:18 pm 0 comments

    Durham 8, Toledo 7. As expected, Delmon Young was pulled from last nights lineup in anticipation of joining the D-Rays in Chicago for tonight’s game against the White Sox. Sunday night may very well have been Young’s last game with the Bulls as there is definite need for a right […]

     
  • Delmon Young Could Be In Devil Rays’ Lineup Tomorrow

    Delmon Young Could Be In Devil Rays’ Lineup Tomorrow

    August 28, 2006 at 2:27 pm 0 comments

    The St. Pete Times is reporting that that Jonny Gomes will be placed on the DL and will miss the rest of the season, and Delmon Young will take his place on the roster. The move which could happen as early as this afternoon would have Young make his major […]