Articles by: Cork Gaines
 

  • The Hangover: Say It With Us…Rays Sweep Yankees

    The Hangover: Say It With Us…Rays Sweep Yankees

    April 25, 2007 at 8:28 am 0 comments

    Devil Rays 6, Yankees 4.Show of hands…how many of you thought the inning was over when the Yankees brought in a side-arming lefty to face Carl Crawford with the bases loaded and 2 outs? Be honest. If you don’t have your hand raised you are lying to yourself and to […]

     
  • The Durham Bulls: One In The Pink

    The Durham Bulls: One In The Pink

    April 24, 2007 at 7:34 pm 2 comments

    This past Sunday, the Durham Bulls wore pink jerseys in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness. After the game, the jerseys were auctioned off to raise money. This is the second year that the Bulls have shown their support by donning the pink. While this is definitely a worthy cause and […]

     
  • The Return Of Jorge Cantu: Iwamura to DL

    The Return Of Jorge Cantu: Iwamura to DL

    April 24, 2007 at 2:00 pm 0 comments

    Jorge Cantu is back. Akinori Iwamura was placed on the DL today with a strained oblique muscle and Cantu was recalled from Durham to take his place. Honestly we are a bit surprised that Cantu was the choice, although there really isn’t a lot of offensive talent at Durham right […]

     
  • ManRay Goes Where No Blogger Has Gone Before

    ManRay Goes Where No Blogger Has Gone Before

    April 24, 2007 at 9:40 am 6 comments

    A while back there were rumblings about Major League Baseball’s policy to only give press credentials to mainstream media outlets. Some people even started a “movement” (which may have already died) to persuade MLB to at least make the decision based on a case-by-case basis in which “legitimate bloggers” (whatever […]

     
  • AL East Roundup: Yankees And Jays Join Rays In Kiddy-Pool

    AL East Roundup: Yankees And Jays Join Rays In Kiddy-Pool

    April 24, 2007 at 9:18 am 0 comments

    AL EAST W L GB L10 STK E# Boston Red Sox 12 6 – 8-2 L1 – Baltimore Orioles 11 8 1.5 8-2 L1 143 Toronto Blue Jays 9 10 3.5 4-6 W1 141 New York Yankees 8 10 4.0 4-6 L4 141 Tampa Bay Devil Rays 8 11 4.5 […]

     
  • The Hangover: Root For the Devil Rays At Your Own Risk

    The Hangover: Root For the Devil Rays At Your Own Risk

    April 24, 2007 at 8:07 am 0 comments

    Devil Rays 10, Yankees 8.We love winnin’…it’s like better than losin’. The 2007 incarnation of the Tampa Bay Devil Rays are going to be the death of us. The Rays beat the Yankees and in the process were involved in their 612th straight game decided by 2 runs or less. […]

     
  • 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 […]