Articles by: Cork Gaines
 

  • The Hangover: The New And Improved Casey Fossum?

    The Hangover: The New And Improved Casey Fossum?

    April 18, 2007 at 8:51 am 0 comments

    Devil Rays 6, Orioles 4. We said going into this series that the Rays needed to win two out of three. Anything less and they would be digging themselves a hole that would be difficult to get out of, both in terms of standings and psychologically. After Monday night’s debacle […]

     
  • She Hit The Fucking Bull! Mother Nature Gets A Free Steak.

    She Hit The Fucking Bull! Mother Nature Gets A Free Steak.

    April 17, 2007 at 10:01 am 2 comments

    Weird, we always had Mother Nature pegged as a vegetarian… It’s a sad day for us here at RI. The Snorting Bull that was made famous by the movie “Bull Durham” was destroyed during a wind storm in Durham yesterday. The Bull sat atop the Blue Monster at the Durham […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Wade Townsend Rebounds From Bad Outing

    Down On The Farm: Wade Townsend Rebounds From Bad Outing

    April 17, 2007 at 9:55 am 0 comments

    Toledo 6, Durham 0. JP Howell continues to struggle at Durham. Last night he gave up 6 hits, 4 walks and 6 runs (4 earned) in 5.1 innings. He has now surrendered 14 runs (10 earned) in 16.1 innings for a 5.51 ERA. Shawn Riggans went 3-4 with 2 doubles […]

     
  • Around The AL East: Sox Fans Believe Josh Beckett Is Going To Finish 32-0.

    Around The AL East: Sox Fans Believe Josh Beckett Is Going To Finish 32-0.

    April 17, 2007 at 9:49 am 0 comments

    AL EAST W L GB L10 STK E# Boston Red Sox 7 4 – 7-3 W3 – Toronto Blue Jays 7 5 0.5 6-4 W1 151 Baltimore Orioles 7 6 1.0 7-3 W4 150 New York Yankees 5 6 2.0 4-6 L1 150 Tampa Bay Devil Rays 5 8 3.0 […]

     
  • The Hangover: Growing Pains

    The Hangover: Growing Pains

    April 17, 2007 at 8:48 am 0 comments

    Orioles 9, Devil Rays 7. We don’t want to talk about it. OK, we will say this. We better get used to it. This is a team that will look like a playoff contender on some nights and the Bad News Bears on others. During last season’s post-all-star break swoon, […]

     
  • Tidbits: Devil Rays vs. Baltimore Orioles

    Tidbits: Devil Rays vs. Baltimore Orioles

    April 16, 2007 at 6:42 pm 0 comments

    The Devil Rays come home to face the Baltimore Orioles for three games in what is the most important series so far in this young season. If the Rays want to show they have improved they need to be competitive in the AL East. That means they have to beat […]

     
  • The March To .500: A Look Back At The First Two Weeks

    The March To .500: A Look Back At The First Two Weeks

    April 16, 2007 at 10:51 am 0 comments

    Tampa Bay Devil Rays owner Stuart Sternberg indicated earlier this month that the first two weeks of the season could make or break the Rays. If it is true that a team cannot win anything early, but that they can lose a lot, then these first two weeks could determine […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Jason Hammel Refuses To Get Lost In Durham Mix

    Down On The Farm: Jason Hammel Refuses To Get Lost In Durham Mix

    April 16, 2007 at 9:04 am 0 comments

    Durham 8, Toledo 0. Chris Richard continues his torrid start with 3 more hits including his 4th home run. He is now hitting .355. Jorge Cantu went 1-4 with 2 RBI and Wes Bankston added 2 hits including his 2nd home run. Jason Hammel had his third straight strong outing […]

     
  • AL East Roundup: Marcus Scutaro Helps Mariano Rivera Honor Jackie Robinson

    AL East Roundup: Marcus Scutaro Helps Mariano Rivera Honor Jackie Robinson

    April 16, 2007 at 8:02 am 0 comments

    AL EAST W L GB L10 STK E# Boston Red Sox 6 4 – 6-4 W2 – Toronto Blue Jays 7 5 – 6-4 W1 – Baltimore Orioles 6 6 1.0 6-4 W3 150 New York Yankees 5 6 1.5 4-6 L1 150 Tampa Bay Devil Rays 5 7 2.0 […]

     
  • The Hangover: A Big Bounce-Back Win For The Rays

    The Hangover: A Big Bounce-Back Win For The Rays

    April 16, 2007 at 7:22 am 0 comments

    Devil Rays 6, Twins 4. The Rays entered Sunday’s game having played 8 of their first 11 on the road where they had only won six of their last 35. Sunday’s win was an important victory on many levels. First the team rebounded from an ugly loss the night before. […]