Articles by: Cork Gaines
 

  • 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 […]

     
  • A Look At The Future…Yesterday On The Farm

    A Look At The Future…Yesterday On The Farm

    August 4, 2006 at 11:16 am 0 comments

    Richmond 7, Durham 0. And the Joel Guzman era has begun. Of course, he might not realize it yet. Guzman played in his second game with the Bulls since being acquired from the Dodgers’ organization. Last night he went 0-3, and in two games he is now 1-7 with a […]

     
  • Evan Longoria And Reid Brignac Another Step Closer To The Big Leagues

    Evan Longoria And Reid Brignac Another Step Closer To The Big Leagues

    August 3, 2006 at 7:48 pm 0 comments

    It appears that the Devil Rays front office is starting to let up on the reigns of some of their young prospects. Earlier this week J. P. Howell, Ben Zobrist and B. J. Upton were called up to the majors and made their Devil Rays debut on Tuesday night. Now […]

     
  • What Does The Future Hold For Elijah Dukes And The D-Rays?

    What Does The Future Hold For Elijah Dukes And The D-Rays?

    August 3, 2006 at 3:37 pm 0 comments

    So what is next for Elijah Dukes? As we reported earlier this week, Dukes has been suspended indefinitely by the Devil Rays after his latest incident, pending an “investigation”. Late last week, Dukes was ejected for arguing balls-and-strikes. After the ejection, Dukes refused to leave the dugout and was subsequently […]

     
  • What Does The Future Hold For Elijah Dukes And The D-Rays?

    What Does The Future Hold For Elijah Dukes And The D-Rays?

    August 3, 2006 at 2:37 pm 0 comments

    So what is next for Elijah Dukes? As we reported earlier this week, Dukes has been suspended indefinitely by the Devil Rays after his latest incident, pending an “investigation”. Late last week, Dukes was ejected for arguing balls-and-strikes. After the ejection, Dukes refused to leave the dugout and was subsequently […]

     
  • Seth McClung Returns…With A Different Role

    Seth McClung Returns…With A Different Role

    August 3, 2006 at 12:15 pm 0 comments

    On June 20, Seth McClung was demoted to Durham after going 2-10 with a 6.81 ERA in 15 starts. In Durham, McClung was converted to a reliever and given the chance to be the future closer for the Devil Rays. Seth took to his new role well dominating International League […]

     
  • The Hangover: Yesterday In The AL East

    The Hangover: Yesterday In The AL East

    August 3, 2006 at 11:46 am 0 comments

    Detroit 8, D-Rays 3. A familiar tale, although it was one we had not heard in a while. Recently, it has been the starting pitching and a distinctive lacks of offensive production that has plagued the Devil Rays. Earlier this season, those were both serviceable if not great, but many […]

     
  • A Look At The Future…Yesterday On The Farm

    A Look At The Future…Yesterday On The Farm

    August 3, 2006 at 11:32 am 0 comments

    Charlotte 13, Durham 1. The Bulls managed only 5 hits and Chris Seddon got knocked around pretty good last night. Seddon gave up 8 hits and 7 runs (5 earned) in 3 innings. Delmon Young and Kevin Witt each had 1 hit. Birmingham 6, Montgomery 5. Mitch Talbot, acquired in […]

     
  • Seth McClung Returns…With A Different Role

    Seth McClung Returns…With A Different Role

    August 3, 2006 at 11:15 am 0 comments

    On June 20, Seth McClung was demoted to Durham after going 2-10 with a 6.81 ERA in 15 starts. In Durham, McClung was converted to a reliever and given the chance to be the future closer for the Devil Rays. Seth took to his new role well dominating International League […]