Articles by: Cork Gaines
 

  • The Hangover: Last Night In The AL East

    The Hangover: Last Night In The AL East

    August 8, 2006 at 11:00 am 0 comments

    Seattle 5, D-Rays 4. The Rays wasted a great performance by Carl Crawford and Tim Corcoran once again struggled in the first inning. C. C. had 4 hits on the night including his 12th triple and 34th stolen base. Corky surrendered a 2-run home run in the first inning to […]

     
  • A Look At The Future…Yesterday On The Farm

    A Look At The Future…Yesterday On The Farm

    August 8, 2006 at 10:37 am 0 comments

    Durham @ Charlotte, ppd. rain.Mississippi 2, Montgomery 1. Evan Longoria went 0-4 and Reid Brignac went 1-4 as the Biscuits only managed 5 hits. Patrick Breen went 1-3 and Elliot Johnson went 0-4. Visalia 9, Stockton 5. Catcher Josh Arhart went 3-4 with his 13th home run. John Jaso went […]

     
  • D-Rays @ Seattle Mariners Tidbits

    D-Rays @ Seattle Mariners Tidbits

    August 7, 2006 at 4:14 pm 0 comments

    Seattle is 53-57, 6.5 games behind Oakland in last place of the AL West, after being swept in 3 straight at home against the A’s. This was the 6th time this season that the Mariners have been swept. They swept 4 series from other teams. The folks at U.S.S. Mariner […]

     
  • The Hangover: This Past Weekend In The AL East

    The Hangover: This Past Weekend In The AL East

    August 7, 2006 at 2:56 pm 0 comments

    D-Rays defeat Boston 2 games to 1. Since the All Star break the Rays have been the absolute worst team in baseball. The worst record…The worst team bating average…The worst team ERA…Who would have thought that the cure for the team’s ills would be the Boston Red Sox? The D-Rays […]

     
  • A Look At The Future…Yesterday On The Farm

    A Look At The Future…Yesterday On The Farm

    August 7, 2006 at 2:27 pm 0 comments

    Richmond 7, Durham 4. Stop us if you have heard us say this before, but Kevin Witt hit another home run. He is absolutely on fire right now. In his last 17 games, he has hit 10 home runs and now leads the International League with 33, 13 more than […]

     
  • A Look At The Future…Yesterday On The Farm

    A Look At The Future…Yesterday On The Farm

    August 5, 2006 at 11:51 am 0 comments

    Richmond 7, Durham 4. We here at RI should have a bunch of stock lines that we can just cut and paste into a post when they are needed. Examples would be…The Rays bullpen blew the lead…Travis Lee went 0-4 and left 32 runners on base…B. J. Upton committed another […]

     
  • D-Rays vs. Boston Red Sox Tidbits

    D-Rays vs. Boston Red Sox Tidbits

    August 4, 2006 at 5:34 pm 0 comments

    We promise not to rag on the nouveau Red Sox fans this time. And we promise to limit the number of time that refer the team as the Duke Blue Devil of Baseball (The Red Devils). It just doesn’t seem right to kick somebody while they are down. The poor […]

     
  • Devil Rays News And Notes

    Devil Rays News And Notes

    August 4, 2006 at 3:35 pm 0 comments

    When Baseball America ranked each organization in the preseason, The Tampa Bay Devil Rays were #10, which is about where they have been each of the last four seasons. Well, according to Jim Callis, if they were to redo the rankings in midseason, The Devil Rays would have jumped all […]

     
  • Chase Utley Can Chase This…We Give You Vlad The Magnificent

    Chase Utley Can Chase This…We Give You Vlad The Magnificent

    August 4, 2006 at 12:16 pm 0 comments

    As you know we are a Devil Rays blog and we try to keep the posts to items directly related to the Rays and their divisional foes. Well, we noticed something last night about Vladimir Guerrero that was worth mentioning. We have always been fans of Vlad’s from afar. You […]

     
  • The Hangover: Yesterday In The AL East

    The Hangover: Yesterday In The AL East

    August 4, 2006 at 11:45 am 0 comments

    D-Rays 2, Detroit 1. Hey B. J….If you promise to keep doing that, we’ll stop calling you Melvin…OK, we promise not to call you Melvin very often…Jae Seo had his strongest start to date for the Devil Rays, giving up one run in 6+ innings of work. Unfortunately, it was […]