Articles by: Cork Gaines
 

  • We Tip Our Cap To The Greatness That Is Francisco Liriano

    We Tip Our Cap To The Greatness That Is Francisco Liriano

    July 19, 2006 at 7:28 am 0 comments

    Minnesota 8, D-Rays 1. It was billed as the matchup of the two best young pitchers in the big leagues. The Twins’ Francisco Liriano versus the Rays’ Scott Kazmir. Both are 22…both have shown the ability to dominate at a young age…Both entered the game with 10 wins…Kid K was […]

     
  • Devil Rays News And Notes

    Devil Rays News And Notes

    July 18, 2006 at 2:15 pm 0 comments

    Here is a nice write-up of the recent combined no-hitter thrown by Jason Hammel and Juan Salas. Hammel came a lot closer to finishing the deal himself than we realized. [Baseball America] Excellent question here…Has there been a worse hitter in baseball, especially at hitter’s position, than Travis Lee? Here […]

     
  • Devil Rays News And Notes

    July 18, 2006 at 1:15 pm 0 comments

    Here is a nice write-up of the recent combined no-hitter thrown by Jason Hammel and Juan Salas. Hammel came a lot closer to finishing the deal himself than we realized. [Baseball America] Excellent question here…Has there been a worse hitter in baseball, especially at hitter’s position, than Travis Lee? Here […]

     
  • A Look At The Future…Yesterday On The Farm

    A Look At The Future…Yesterday On The Farm

    July 18, 2006 at 10:25 am 0 comments

    Durham 4, Scranton 0. Four pitchers combined to 4-hit Scranton, led by J. P. Howell (2-2) and finished off by Seth McClung. Howell had his best start since being acquired in a trade for Joey Gathright. The 2005 first round pick pitched 5 innings, giving up 4 hits and 3 […]

     
  • Devil Rays Need To Throw Out The Stale Bread

    Devil Rays Need To Throw Out The Stale Bread

    July 18, 2006 at 9:34 am 0 comments

    Minnesota 6, D-Rays 3. Four in a row. Seven of the past eight games, dating back to the final game of the Red Sox series before the break. It’s ugly and it will only getting uglier. Unfortunately, with the team making as many trades as they have made, this team […]

     
  • A Look At The Future…Yesterday On The Farm

    July 18, 2006 at 9:25 am 0 comments

    Durham 4, Scranton 0. Four pitchers combined to 4-hit Scranton, led by J. P. Howell (2-2) and finished off by Seth McClung. Howell had his best start since being acquired in a trade for Joey Gathright. The 2005 first round pick pitched 5 innings, giving up 4 hits and 3 […]

     
  • Devil Rays Need To Throw Out The Stale Bread

    Devil Rays Need To Throw Out The Stale Bread

    July 18, 2006 at 8:34 am 0 comments

    Minnesota 6, D-Rays 3. Four in a row. Seven of the past eight games, dating back to the final game of the Red Sox series before the break. It’s ugly and it will only getting uglier. Unfortunately, with the team making as many trades as they have made, this team […]

     
  • A Look At The Future: This Past Weekend On The Farm

    A Look At The Future: This Past Weekend On The Farm

    July 17, 2006 at 8:42 am 0 comments

    Durham Bulls. The Wes Bankston experiment at third base ended this past week when Aubrey Huff was traded to the Astros and uber-prospect B. J. Upton was moved to third base. Bankston, who has struggled defensively was promoted to AAA Durham and moved back to first base. Bankston is taking […]

     
  • Devil Rays Blogtopia

    Devil Rays Blogtopia

    July 17, 2006 at 7:47 am 0 comments

    While we await the return of the Devil Rays from the All-Star break, Let’s take a look at what is being said about the team and their players out in the Blogosphere. Astros fans liked the Aubrey Huff trade so much they have…written a song? We introduce you to H. […]

     
  • A Look At The Future: This Past Weekend On The Farm

    A Look At The Future: This Past Weekend On The Farm

    July 17, 2006 at 7:42 am 0 comments

    Durham Bulls. The Wes Bankston experiment at third base ended this past week when Aubrey Huff was traded to the Astros and uber-prospect B. J. Upton was moved to third base. Bankston, who has struggled defensively was promoted to AAA Durham and moved back to first base. Bankston is taking […]