Articles by: Cork Gaines
 

  • The Anti-Pennant Race: The David Price Sweepstakes

    The Anti-Pennant Race: The David Price Sweepstakes

    September 18, 2006 at 9:36 am 0 comments

    Unfortunately the Devil Rays still have games left at The Trop this season. Otherwise, the race for the first pick in the draft would not be a race at all. The Rays have shown their true metal and have blown past the Royals into “first place” with 7 straight losses […]

     
  • A Minor Hangover

    A Minor Hangover

    September 18, 2006 at 9:21 am 0 comments

    We sure hope the kids down in the minors don’t get to used to all the winning that is happening down on the farm. On Friday night, the Montgomery Biscuits won the the Southern League Championship. After dropping the opening game of the best-of-5 series 6-4, they offense exploded and […]

     
  • The Weekend Hangover

    The Weekend Hangover

    September 18, 2006 at 7:45 am 0 comments

    Thank god for Delmon Young. We don’t want to imply that there is nothing to talk about with this team. Quite the contrary, there are still plenty of storylines. It’s just that most of them are bad, and well, we are starting to have Post Traumatic Stress Disorder symptoms from […]

     
  • The Hangover

    The Hangover

    September 15, 2006 at 11:56 am 1 comment

    Rocco Baldelli put the team on his back last night, but it wasn’t enough as the Yankees beat the Rays 7-4 to complete the 3-game sweep. The Yankees decided not to start 17-game winner Chien-Ming Wang, and sat all of their regular outfielders due to the weather. Rocco led off […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The David Price Sweepstakes

    [THE HANGOVER] The David Price Sweepstakes

    September 14, 2006 at 9:34 am 0 comments

    Who is David Price? David Price is the front-runner to be the top pick of Major League Baseball’s 2007 amateur entry draft. Price is a 6’6″ lefty pitcher at Vanderbilt that some scouts have called the left-handed version of Mark Prior. This past season Price went 9-5 with a 4.16 […]

     
  • Do The Devil Rays Even Have A Chance Against The Yankees?

    Do The Devil Rays Even Have A Chance Against The Yankees?

    September 13, 2006 at 1:44 pm 0 comments

    For those of you that are regular visitors to this site know that we very rarely complain about having to eat McDonald’s Hamburgers every night, while our counterparts are eating Steak. We understand the dynamics of baseball and until the rules change, we have no problem with the Yankees spending […]

     
  • The Hangover

    The Hangover

    September 13, 2006 at 11:42 am 0 comments

    And this is why Tim Corcoran, despite his impressive numbers, is a longshot to make the rotation in 2007. When he has his best stuff, he will give the team 5 or 6 good innings. At some point in the 5th or 6th inning, things will start to unravel. And […]

     
  • D-Rays @ New York Yankees Tidbits

    D-Rays @ New York Yankees Tidbits

    September 12, 2006 at 9:46 am 0 comments

    We love the quote on this page. “The reason the Yankees never lay an egg is because they don’t operate on chicken feed.” Yep. It must be rough when your $13 million right fielder (Gary Sheffield) gets hurt and all you have to do is go out and get another […]

     
  • Devil Rays Blogtopia

    Devil Rays Blogtopia

    September 12, 2006 at 8:18 am 0 comments

    You may question some of his managerial decisions…you may hate his glasses…you may wish he would actually argue a call for once…you may just think he is a horrible field general…but you have to give credit to Joe Maddon for comparing David Ortiz and Manny Ramirez to Ruth and Gehrig […]

     
  • A Minor Hangover

    A Minor Hangover

    September 12, 2006 at 7:57 am 0 comments

    Visalia 10, San Jose 3. James Houser rebounded from his game one loss in the divisional mini-series to win the ever important game 3 and help the Oaks take a two games to one lead in the California League Divisional Series. Houser gave up 3 runs in the first three […]