Articles by: Cork Gaines
 

  • Ignorance Is Bliss

    April 17, 2006 at 11:01 am 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. […]

     
  • Lugo Still Over Week Away From Returning

    Lugo Still Over Week Away From Returning

    April 17, 2006 at 10:00 am 0 comments

    The Devil Rays announced today that Julio Lugo is scheduled to return to the lineup on April 25 in New York against the Yankees. No doubt Lugo is looking forward to improving on his 2.000 batting average. Julio Lugo On 15-Day DL With A Sore Brain [Rays Index] Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

     
  • Lugo Still Over Week Away From Returning

    April 17, 2006 at 9:00 am 0 comments

    The Devil Rays announced today that Julio Lugo is scheduled to return to the lineup on April 25 in New York against the Yankees. No doubt Lugo is looking forward to improving on his 2.000 batting average. Julio Lugo On 15-Day DL With A Sore Brain [Rays Index] Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

     
  • The Good, The Bad And The Oh, So Ugly

    The Good, The Bad And The Oh, So Ugly

    April 17, 2006 at 8:00 am 0 comments

    The GoodDespite the Curse of LaMar-Naimoli, that has landed several starters on the DL, the offense has been good. Not great, but good. With all the injuries, and B.J. Upton and Delmon Young waiting for their turn down at Durham, this team is showing that it has the potential to […]

     
  • The Good, The Bad And The Oh, So Ugly

    April 17, 2006 at 7:00 am 0 comments

    The GoodDespite the Curse of LaMar-Naimoli, that has landed several starters on the DL, the offense has been good. Not great, but good. With all the injuries, and B.J. Upton and Delmon Young waiting for their turn down at Durham, this team is showing that it has the potential to […]

     
  • Hammel Sent Back To Durham, Hendrickson To Miss One More Start

    Hammel Sent Back To Durham, Hendrickson To Miss One More Start

    April 16, 2006 at 9:22 pm 0 comments

    Jason Hammel was sent back down to AAA Durham after the D-Rays victory over the Royals on Sunday. Hammel looked impressive at times but made a few too many mistakes in his first two major league starts. Mark Hendrickson was scheduled to pitch during an extended spring training game on […]

     
  • Hammel Sent Back To Durham, Hendrickson To Miss One More Start

    April 16, 2006 at 8:22 pm 0 comments

    Jason Hammel was sent back down to AAA Durham after the D-Rays victory over the Royals on Sunday. Hammel looked impressive at times but made a few too many mistakes in his first two major league starts. Mark Hendrickson was scheduled to pitch during an extended spring training game on […]

     
  • I Said *CRACK* DON’T Call Me Melvin!

    I Said *CRACK* DON’T Call Me Melvin!

    April 15, 2006 at 9:47 am 0 comments

    Some neat things are happening down on the farm. Again, we will summarize everything next week, but a quick note that can’t wait…Last night, trailing 4-1 in the 9th, the Durham Bulls drew 3 straight walks to load the bases. Melvin Emanuel Upton (also known as B.J.) hit the first […]

     
  • I Said *CRACK* DON’T Call Me Melvin!

    I Said *CRACK* DON’T Call Me Melvin!

    April 15, 2006 at 8:47 am 0 comments

    Some neat things are happening down on the farm. Again, we will summarize everything next week, but a quick note that can’t wait…Last night, trailing 4-1 in the 9th, the Durham Bulls drew 3 straight walks to load the bases. Melvin Emanuel Upton (also known as B.J.) hit the first […]

     
  • Quick Note From Down On The Farm

    Quick Note From Down On The Farm

    April 14, 2006 at 12:39 pm 0 comments

    Starting next week we plan to start a weekly post covering the D-Rays minor league system. However, Wednesday night’s Visalia Oaks game could not wait until next week to be mentioned. The team tied a California League record by hitting 8 home runs in a 17-15 victory over the Bakersfield […]