Articles by: Cork Gaines
 

  • 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 […]

     
  • Julio Lugo Traded To The Los Angeles Dodgers

    August 1, 2006 at 12:42 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

    August 1, 2006 at 12:10 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 […]

     
  • The Hangover: Last Night In The AL East

    The Hangover: Last Night In The AL East

    August 1, 2006 at 11:58 am 0 comments

    D-Rays 7, Detroit 3. Some things change…Julio Lugo is out as the Rays shortstop…Kid K and Wiggy are on the DL…B. J. Upton, Ben Zobrist and J. P. Howell are on their way…All of those changes? Nothing compared to what happened last night at The Pit. It is not that […]

     
  • A Look At The Future…Yesterday On The Farm

    A Look At The Future…Yesterday On The Farm

    August 1, 2006 at 11:21 am 0 comments

    Rochester 10, Durham 6. It must have been a strange site last night in Durham when the fans arrived at the park. Before the game, B. J. Upton, who has spent most of the past three seasons wearing a Bulls uniform, was not at the ballpark, having been promoted to […]

     
  • The Hangover: Last Night In The AL East

    The Hangover: Last Night In The AL East

    August 1, 2006 at 10:58 am 0 comments

    D-Rays 7, Detroit 3. Some things change…Julio Lugo is out as the Rays shortstop…Kid K and Wiggy are on the DL…B. J. Upton, Ben Zobrist and J. P. Howell are on their way…All of those changes? Nothing compared to what happened last night at The Pit. It is not that […]

     
  • A Look At The Future…Yesterday On The Farm

    August 1, 2006 at 10:21 am 0 comments

    Rochester 10, Durham 6. It must have been a strange site last night in Durham when the fans arrived at the park. Before the game, B. J. Upton, who has spent most of the past three seasons wearing a Bulls uniform, was not at the ballpark, having been promoted to […]

     
  • D-Rays vs. Detroit Tigers Tidbits

    D-Rays vs. Detroit Tigers Tidbits

    July 31, 2006 at 3:29 pm 0 comments

    The Devil Rays are 43-62, 20 games behind Boston in the AL East, and are 4-12 since the All-Star break. In the 4 wins, the Rays have scored 52 runs. In the 12 losses, the Rays have scored 31 runs. The Tigers have the best record in baseball at 70-34 […]

     
  • D-Rays vs. Detroit Tigers Tidbits

    July 31, 2006 at 2:29 pm 0 comments

    The Devil Rays are 43-62, 20 games behind Boston in the AL East, and are 4-12 since the All-Star break. In the 4 wins, the Rays have scored 52 runs. In the 12 losses, the Rays have scored 31 runs. The Tigers have the best record in baseball at 70-34 […]

     
  • The Irresponsible Reporting Of The Tampa Tribune And The St. Pete Times

    The Irresponsible Reporting Of The Tampa Tribune And The St. Pete Times

    July 31, 2006 at 8:17 am 4 comments

    We have actually been trying to avoid this story, becuase quite frankly (did we just quote Steven A. Smith? crap) the story about the “troubled” prospects bores us. However, the story has garnered much more reaction than we would have liked and the responses from the team seem to be […]