Articles by: Cork Gaines
 

  • Evan Longoria Listed As Day-To-Day

    Evan Longoria Listed As Day-To-Day

    August 17, 2006 at 1:32 pm 0 comments

    Earlier today in out A Look At The Future feature, we reported that Evan Longoria was removed from yesterday’s second game of a double header, after only one at bat. It turns out that Longoria fouled a ball off his shin in the first game and his shin swelled up […]

     
  • The Hangover: Most Bad Things Must Come To An End

    The Hangover: Most Bad Things Must Come To An End

    August 17, 2006 at 12:01 pm 0 comments

    D-Rays 8, Toronto 3. You gotta love this photo to the right. Poor Damon Hollins looks a bit inadequate and like he is about to get ‘pancaked’ by Jonny Gomes. Hollins looks genuinely scared. Maybe Jonny should pick on somebody more his size, like the portly Seth McClung. Before this […]

     
  • A Look At The Future: Yesterday On The Farm

    A Look At The Future: Yesterday On The Farm

    August 17, 2006 at 11:58 am 0 comments

    Toledo 2, Durham 1, 11 innings. Great night for Jason Hammel. In 7 innings of work Hammel struck out 13 Mud Hens, including 5 of 6 batters in one stretch. In the 4th inning, he struck out the 2,3,4 hitters on 10 pitches. Even more impressive was that Hammel struck […]

     
  • Delmon Young And Elijah Dukes…Meet Kevin Witt

    Delmon Young And Elijah Dukes…Meet Kevin Witt

    August 16, 2006 at 1:49 pm 0 comments

    Kevin Witt needs to be in a Devil Rays uniform now Much has been made of the USA Today article that appeared late last month in which B. J. Upton, Delmon Young and Elijah Dukes were quoted about their displeasure with the Devil Rays front office and the organization as […]

     
  • The Hangover: And The Hits Losses Just Keep Onnnn Comin’

    The Hangover: And The Hits Losses Just Keep Onnnn Comin’

    August 16, 2006 at 10:17 am 0 comments

    Toronto 4, D-Rays 3. Seven losses in a row…9-24 in last 31 games…Luckily there is hope of stil catching the Horioles as they stink almost as much as the Rays do. Last night? Same crap, different day…On the surface Jae Seo looked good only allowing 2 runs in 7 innings, […]

     
  • A Look At The Future: Yesterday On The Farm

    A Look At The Future: Yesterday On The Farm

    August 16, 2006 at 8:20 am 0 comments

    Toledo 8, Durham 6. Kevin Witt just keeps on doing what he has been doing. Yesterday he went 2-3 and hit his 35th home run, a 2-run shot in the 3rd inning. More interestingly, Joel Guzman played his fist game at third base. This is particularly interesting bacause it may […]

     
  • D-Rays vs. Toronto Blue Jays Tidbits

    D-Rays vs. Toronto Blue Jays Tidbits

    August 15, 2006 at 2:05 pm 0 comments

    The Jays enter tonight’s game at 63-55, 7.5 games behind the Yankees. They had won 4 in a row and 6 of 7 before losing the final game of the Twins series. Toronto fans would tell you they are still alive, but we are telling you right now…They are D-O-N-E, […]

     
  • People Are Starting To Notice Evan Longoria

    People Are Starting To Notice Evan Longoria

    August 15, 2006 at 9:38 am 0 comments

    In the mot recent edition of Baseball America’s Prospect Hot Sheet, Evan Longoria was recognized as the hottest prospect in baseball. This is not a ranking of the top prospects but rather a list of the players that are playing really well recently. Longoria was recognized for hitting .378-4-12 in […]

     
  • A Look At The Future: Yesterday On The Farm

    A Look At The Future: Yesterday On The Farm

    August 15, 2006 at 8:21 am 0 comments

    Durham 4, Louisville 3. The Bulls scored all their runs on 3 home runs, with 1 each by Delmon Young, Kevin Witt, and Wes Bankston. Young’s was his 7th, all since returning from his 50-game suspension. He is now hitting .328 on the season. Witt’s home run was his 34th, […]

     
  • Delmon Young To Be Called Up This Week?

    Delmon Young To Be Called Up This Week?

    August 14, 2006 at 11:02 pm 0 comments

    MLB Rumors Clearinghouse is reporting that Delmon Young could be called up as soon as tomorrow. Acording to the report, Young was informed by team officials to get “his affairs in order”, that a call-up was imminent. It would not surprise us if Jonny Gomes is headed to the DL. […]