Alex Torres

  • Gammons On The Rays Top Prospects

    Gammons On The Rays Top Prospects

    March 28, 2010 at 11:30 am 6 comments

    Peter Gammons spoke with some scouts about a few of the Rays top prospects with some surprising feedback… One of the fun debates on the west coast of Florida is rating the three young, big arms on the Rays. I polled six scouts, five had it 1. Wade Davis, 2. […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Battle For The 5th Spot, Spring Dives And Top Prospects On The Move

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Battle For The 5th Spot, Spring Dives And Top Prospects On The Move

    March 17, 2010 at 7:41 am 5 comments

    The GBT – The Good, The Bad and The Telling sandwich, where The Bad is nice and lean and the The Telling is ripe. THE GOOD: Wade Davis. Big Dub answered Andy Sonnanstine’s strong outing a few days ago with one of his own. He struck out 5 and walked […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Hisnke’s Underwear, Hellboy’s New Pitch And JoeMa’s New Slogan

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Hisnke’s Underwear, Hellboy’s New Pitch And JoeMa’s New Slogan

    February 26, 2010 at 8:58 am 4 comments

    Carl Crawford still won’t let anybody see his new full-sleeve tattoo, but unfortunately, Eric Hinske (right) is not as shy about his full-back, two half-sleeves tattoo. We are still not sure what is more disturbing about this picture: the tattoo. or the Banana Republic tighty-whiteys hanging out over the jeans. […]

     
  • Baseball America’s Top 10 Rays Prospects

    Baseball America’s Top 10 Rays Prospects

    December 22, 2009 at 1:21 pm 1 comment

    Baseball America has released their annual list of the Rays Top 10 prospects. The number in parentheses is that player’s 2009 ranking… 1. Desmond Jennings, of (5) 2. Jeremy Hellickson, rhp (8) 3. Wade Davis, rhp (3) 4. Matt Moore, lhp (6) 5. Reid Brignac, ss (4) 6. Tim Beckham, […]

     
  • Hellickson, Jennings, Torres Added To 40-Man Roster

    November 19, 2009 at 3:15 pm 3 comments

    The Rays announced today that they have added their top prospects Jeremy Hellickson and Desmond Jennings as well as Alex Torres to the 40-man roster. The move protects all three players from the upcoming Rule 5 Draft. The Rays now have 40 players on the 40-man roster. The Rays received Torres […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Alex Torres Makes Debut; Jennings Wins SL MVP

    September 1, 2009 at 6:36 am 0 comments

    Gwinnett 8, Durham 6. With the Bulls still short on starting pitching, Jeff Bennett made another start giving up 2 runs in 2 innings…Matt Joyce hit his 16th home run and was 2-4…Fernando Perez was 0-4 with a walk and his 8th steal…Reid Brignac went 2-5 with a double and […]

     
  • The Scott Kazmir Trade Fallout: A Special GBT Sandwich

    August 29, 2009 at 9:35 am 25 comments

    Following last night’s game, the Rays made it official, sending Scott Kazmir to the Angels. Let’s take a look at what we know and then breakdown the trade… WHAT WE KNOW: The Rays will get three minor leaguers for Kazmir, two of which we know already. The players the Rays […]