Articles by: Cork Gaines
 

  • The Hangover: Last Night In The AL East

    The Hangover: Last Night In The AL East

    August 2, 2006 at 10:29 am 0 comments

    Detroit 10, D-Rays 4. And so it begins…It is hard to ever be excited for a 10-4 loss, but if ever there was a night, it was last night. B. J. Upton made his first appearance in a Devil Rays uniform since 2004 and showed us exactly how great he […]

     
  • A Look At The Future…Yesterday On The Farm

    A Look At The Future…Yesterday On The Farm

    August 2, 2006 at 10:12 am 0 comments

    Durham 5, Rochester 1. The top of the order, Darnell McDonald, Delmon Young and Kevin Witt were a combined 0-11. Catcher Shawn Riggans went 2-4 with 2 runs scored. The story of the night was the 2006 AAA debut of Jim Magrane, the cousin of the Rays television announcer and […]

     
  • The Hangover: Last Night In The AL East

    The Hangover: Last Night In The AL East

    August 2, 2006 at 9:29 am 0 comments

    Detroit 10, D-Rays 4. And so it begins…It is hard to ever be excited for a 10-4 loss, but if ever there was a night, it was last night. B. J. Upton made his first appearance in a Devil Rays uniform since 2004 and showed us exactly how great he […]

     
  • A Look At The Future…Yesterday On The Farm

    August 2, 2006 at 9:12 am 0 comments

    Durham 5, Rochester 1. The top of the order, Darnell McDonald, Delmon Young and Kevin Witt were a combined 0-11. Catcher Shawn Riggans went 2-4 with 2 runs scored. The story of the night was the 2006 AAA debut of Jim Magrane, the cousin of the Rays television announcer and […]

     
  • More Bad News: Elijah Dukes Suspended Indefinitely

    More Bad News: Elijah Dukes Suspended Indefinitely

    August 1, 2006 at 6:06 pm 0 comments

    And the hits just keep on comin’…Elijah Dukes who was slated to return from a 5-game suspension tonight has been suspended by the Devil Rays indefinitely, pending an investigation. Dukes had been suspended by the IL after being ejected by an umpire for arguing balls and strikes. In fact a […]

     
  • More Bad News: Elijah Dukes Suspended Indefinitely

    August 1, 2006 at 5:06 pm 0 comments

    And the hits just keep on comin’…Elijah Dukes who was slated to return from a 5-game suspension tonight has been suspended by the Devil Rays indefinitely, pending an investigation. Dukes had been suspended by the IL after being ejected by an umpire for arguing balls and strikes. In fact a […]

     
  • The Curse Of LaMar-Naimoli Strikes Again

    The Curse Of LaMar-Naimoli Strikes Again

    August 1, 2006 at 2:55 pm 0 comments

    Josh Hamilton’s season may be over with injured knee With the arrival of B. J. Upton, Ben Zobrist and J. P. Howell tonight, we might hve forgotten for a few fleeting moments, what it is to be a Devil Rays fan. Then we hear this news… Earlier today we noted […]

     
  • The Curse Of LaMar-Naimoli Strikes Again

    August 1, 2006 at 1:55 pm 0 comments

    Josh Hamilton’s season may be over with injured knee With the arrival of B. J. Upton, Ben Zobrist and J. P. Howell tonight, we might hve forgotten for a few fleeting moments, what it is to be a Devil Rays fan. Then we hear this news… Earlier today we noted […]

     
  • Julio Lugo Traded To The Los Angeles Dodgers

    Julio Lugo Traded To The Los Angeles Dodgers

    August 1, 2006 at 1:42 pm 0 comments

    The Julio Lugo saga has finally ended. Early on, it appeared that the Toronto Blue Jays were the only serious bidder for the services of Lugo for the final two months of the season. With the Jays starting to slip in the standings and no other teams interested, the Jays […]

     
  • The Second Coming Of B. J. Upton

    The Second Coming Of B. J. Upton

    August 1, 2006 at 1:10 pm 0 comments

    In the summer of 2004 B. J. Upton was called up to play for the Devil Rays as the 19 year old savior of a franchise. That summer, Upton appeared in 45 games, and showed flashes of brilliance. He batted .258-4-12, and stole 4 bases. He also showed that plenty […]