Articles by: Cork Gaines
 

  • May The Force Be With You

    May The Force Be With You

    April 18, 2006 at 9:07 pm 0 comments

    We have been perplexed for a while by the way Jorge Cantu wears his batting helmet. Is the helmet too big? Does he just have a really small head? Are his eyes light-sensitive? None of these seemed to make much sense. We then thought that it was possible that he […]

     
  • Maddon Being Maddon

    Maddon Being Maddon

    April 18, 2006 at 8:27 pm 0 comments

    Let’s call it a learning curve. Much has been made of Joe Maddon and how he likes to do things a little differently. He is very computer savvy. He hates pitch counts. He used four outfielders AND a rover against David Ortiz. He wears funky glasses. But sometimes as a […]

     
  • Devil Rays @ Red Sox Tidbits

    Devil Rays @ Red Sox Tidbits

    April 18, 2006 at 2:42 pm 0 comments

    Tonight the D-Rays take the first step in what is sure to be a grueling 22-game span when they take the field against the first-place Boston Red Sox in Fenway Park. The Red Sox, may very well be the best team in baseball right now. With re-emergence of Curt Schilling, […]

     
  • Devil Rays @ Red Sox Tidbits

    April 18, 2006 at 1:42 pm 0 comments

    Tonight the D-Rays take the first step in what is sure to be a grueling 22-game span when they take the field against the first-place Boston Red Sox in Fenway Park. The Red Sox, may very well be the best team in baseball right now. With re-emergence of Curt Schilling, […]

     
  • What Would Lou Do?

    What Would Lou Do?

    April 18, 2006 at 1:35 pm 1 comment

    Many people are wondering if the history of friction between the Devil Rays and the Red Sox will boil over when the teams meet for the first time tonight to begin a 3-game series in Boston. Even the umpiring crew for the series has been put on high alert by […]

     
  • What Would Lou Do?

    April 18, 2006 at 12:35 pm 0 comments

    Many people are wondering if the history of friction between the Devil Rays and the Red Sox will boil over when the teams meet for the first time tonight to begin a 3-game series in Boston. Even the umpiring crew for the series has been put on high alert by […]

     
  • Orvella Recalled From Durham

    Orvella Recalled From Durham

    April 18, 2006 at 2:05 am 0 comments

    Chad Orvella is back with the big league club to replace the spot opened up by the demotion of Jason Hammel. This move gives the Rays 8 pitchers in the bullpen for the upcoming series against the Red Sox, but leaves them with only 4 starting pitchers. The team will […]

     
  • Orvella Recalled From Durham

    April 18, 2006 at 1:05 am 0 comments

    Chad Orvella is back with the big league club to replace the spot opened up by the demotion of Jason Hammel. This move gives the Rays 8 pitchers in the bullpen for the upcoming series against the Red Sox, but leaves them with only 4 starting pitchers. The team will […]

     
  • I Need More Cowbell!

    I Need More Cowbell!

    April 17, 2006 at 1:00 pm 1 comment

    In a move that could become quite popular, Devil Rays management has started playing the extremely popular “More Cowbell” skit from Saturday Night Live. The team hopes that the video can encite the crowd, much the same way that the Rally Monkey has done for the Los Angeles Angels. While […]

     
  • Ignorance Is Bliss

    Ignorance Is Bliss

    April 17, 2006 at 12:01 pm 0 comments

    The Devil Rays just completed a 3-game sweep of the Royals and are off to the second best start in team history at 7-6. So far the team has played nine games against the Orioles and the Royals, two teams that were expected to be among the worst in baseball. […]