Articles by: Cork Gaines
 

  • Easy Big Papi!

    Easy Big Papi!

    July 7, 2006 at 11:18 am 0 comments

    Boston 12, Devil Rays 5. Heading into this series with Boston, if we were told we would win three of four from the division-leading Red Devils, we would have gladly signed for that and been ecstatic. Still, we found ourselves pacing around the room at 6-5 in the top of […]

     
  • Devil Rays News And Notes

    Devil Rays News And Notes

    July 6, 2006 at 7:29 am 0 comments

    While Jonny Gomes is now able to play everyday without anymore games in National League parks, an MRI on the last homestand indicated that he may need minor surgery at the end of the season. This leads us to believe that Gomes will be restricted to DH duty for the […]

     
  • Devil Rays News And Notes

    July 6, 2006 at 6:29 am 0 comments

    While Jonny Gomes is now able to play everyday without anymore games in National League parks, an MRI on the last homestand indicated that he may need minor surgery at the end of the season. This leads us to believe that Gomes will be restricted to DH duty for the […]

     
  • Run, Carl, Run!

    Run, Carl, Run!

    July 5, 2006 at 11:09 pm 0 comments

    Devil Rays 5, Boston 2. Three games against the Red Devils and three wins. Tim Corcoran won his third straight start to improve to 3-0 and his ERA now stands at 1.69. Despite his great start, we are not convinced that Corky is long for the starting rotation. It appears […]

     
  • Run, Carl, Run!

    Run, Carl, Run!

    July 5, 2006 at 10:09 pm 0 comments

    Devil Rays 5, Boston 2. Three games against the Red Devils and three wins. Tim Corcoran won his third straight start to improve to 3-0 and his ERA now stands at 1.69. Despite his great start, we are not convinced that Corky is long for the starting rotation. It appears […]

     
  • Momentum Is Only As Good As Tomorrow’s Starting Pitcher

    Momentum Is Only As Good As Tomorrow’s Starting Pitcher

    July 5, 2006 at 10:33 am 0 comments

    On Sunday evening we couldn’t have felt worse about this team and the direction they were headed. Last Friday night, the Rays beat the Nationals 11-1, in what was probably the team’s best all-around game of the season. They promptly followed that game up with two tinkers to lose the […]

     
  • Momentum Is Only As Good As Tomorrow’s Starting Pitcher

    Momentum Is Only As Good As Tomorrow’s Starting Pitcher

    July 5, 2006 at 9:33 am 0 comments

    On Sunday evening we couldn’t have felt worse about this team and the direction they were headed. Last Friday night, the Rays beat the Nationals 11-1, in what was probably the team’s best all-around game of the season. They promptly followed that game up with two tinkers to lose the […]

     
  • Devil Rays v. Boston Red Sox Tidbits

    Devil Rays v. Boston Red Sox Tidbits

    July 3, 2006 at 10:46 am 0 comments

    Imagine that…suddenly it is cool to be part of Red Sox Nation. We have to admit, we used to have a soft-spot in our heart for the Red Hose, with their stumbling and losing ways and that old axiom, “our enemy’s enemy is our butt buddy” or whatever that saying […]

     
  • Devil Rays v. Boston Red Sox Tidbits

    July 3, 2006 at 9:46 am 0 comments

    Imagine that…suddenly it is cool to be part of Red Sox Nation. We have to admit, we used to have a soft-spot in our heart for the Red Hose, with their stumbling and losing ways and that old axiom, “our enemy’s enemy is our butt buddy” or whatever that saying […]

     
  • Scott Kazmir Named To AL All-Star Team

    Scott Kazmir Named To AL All-Star Team

    July 2, 2006 at 8:06 pm 0 comments

    update: Carl Crawford was not named as a reserve for the All-Star game, nor was he one of the five candidates for the final roster spot. The five candidates are Travis Hafner, Ramon Hernandez, Francisco Liriano, A.J. Pierzynski, and Justin Verlander. Frankly, Crawford would have struggled in a vote with […]