Articles by: Cork Gaines
 

  • Hey Mets Fans…Thanks For Taking Us To Pleasure Town!

    Hey Mets Fans…Thanks For Taking Us To Pleasure Town!

    May 22, 2006 at 7:25 am 0 comments

    D-Rays 3, Florida 0. One night after winning their second straight game with a walk-off homer, the Rays welcomed back manager Joe Maddon by sweeping the Marlins on Sunday afternoon. This one was a little easier for the Rays as Scott Kazmir continues to dominate all comers. In this latest […]

     
  • The Hangover: This Past Weekend In The AL East

    May 22, 2006 at 7:00 am 0 comments

    Boston Red Sox (25-16). If there was one series we followed almost as closely as the Rays-Marlins series, it was the Sox and the Phillies. We despise anything Philadelphia and it is the only time we would openly root for another AL East team. The Sox took the first two […]

     
  • "C’mon 5 More Minutes…Yes!"

    "C’mon 5 More Minutes…Yes!"

    May 20, 2006 at 10:48 am 0 comments

    D-Rays 5, Florida 4, 10 innings. We passed on dinner and ordered pizza so that we could watch the first game of the Rays-Marlins series. Then we said we would meet them by 10:00. We were nervous in the 6th inning with the score tied 2-2 and then something strange […]

     
  • "C’mon 5 More Minutes…Yes!"

    "C’mon 5 More Minutes…Yes!"

    May 20, 2006 at 9:48 am 0 comments

    D-Rays 5, Florida 4, 10 innings. We passed on dinner and ordered pizza so that we could watch the first game of the Rays-Marlins series. Then we said we would meet them by 10:00. We were nervous in the 6th inning with the score tied 2-2 and then something strange […]

     
  • D-Rays vs Florida Marlins Tidbits

    D-Rays vs Florida Marlins Tidbits

    May 19, 2006 at 4:15 pm 0 comments

    Manager Joe Maddon will miss the first two games of this series to attend his girlfriend’s graduation from law school. Former longtime Durham Bulls manager and current Rays bench coach, Bill Evers will take over in Maddon’s absence. [St. Pete Times] In the last 20 games. D-Ray starters have the […]

     
  • D-Rays vs Florida Marlins Tidbits

    May 19, 2006 at 3:15 pm 0 comments

    Manager Joe Maddon will miss the first two games of this series to attend his girlfriend’s graduation from law school. Former longtime Durham Bulls manager and current Rays bench coach, Bill Evers will take over in Maddon’s absence. [St. Pete Times] In the last 20 games. D-Ray starters have the […]

     
  • We Are Confused…The Bullpen Didn’t Blow The Lead?

    We Are Confused…The Bullpen Didn’t Blow The Lead?

    May 19, 2006 at 11:11 am 2 comments

    D-Rays 5, Chicago 4. The Rays rallied late and the bullpen held on to the lead (barely), and take the rubber match against the defending world champion Chicago White Sox 5-4. Down 3-2 in the 7th, Damon Hollins hit a 2-run home run and Carl Crawford did what he does […]

     
  • The Hangover: Yesterday In The AL East

    The Hangover: Yesterday In The AL East

    May 19, 2006 at 10:40 am 0 comments

    Texas 6, New York 2. $200 Million payroll and here was the bottom half of the Yankees lineup…Robinson Cano batted fifth…Bernie Williams, who is 67 years old batted 6th…followed by Melky Cabrera, Bubba “don’t call me Bubba” Crosby, and Kelly Stinnett. We are in awe at what $200 Million will […]

     
  • A Look At The Future: Yesterday On The Farm

    A Look At The Future: Yesterday On The Farm

    May 19, 2006 at 10:22 am 0 comments

    Louisville 4, Durham 2. Not a good day for the Bulls. B. J. Upton went 0-4 and committed his 15th error. Elijah Dukes was 0-2 with 2 walks. Darnell McDonald went 0-5 to see his average plummet to .309. Not much better on the mound as Jason Hammel got knocked […]

     
  • We Are Confused…The Bullpen Didn’t Blow The Lead?

    We Are Confused…The Bullpen Didn’t Blow The Lead?

    May 19, 2006 at 10:11 am 0 comments

    D-Rays 5, Chicago 4. The Rays rallied late and the bullpen held on to the lead (barely), and take the rubber match against the defending world champion Chicago White Sox 5-4. Down 3-2 in the 7th, Damon Hollins hit a 2-run home run and Carl Crawford did what he does […]