BJ Upton

  • The Hangover: Yet Another Rays-Marlins Trade Rumor…*Yawn*

    The Hangover: Yet Another Rays-Marlins Trade Rumor…*Yawn*

    March 4, 2007 at 2:34 pm 0 comments

    We are a little late today, but sometimes, “The Hangover” feature really is a hangover. It took Scott Kazmir 41 pitches to record four outs in the Rays 6-5 victory over the Jays yesterday. Kaz is still young but throwing too many pitches is the only thing that is standing […]

     
  • The Hangover: Gettin’ A Delmon

    The Hangover: Gettin’ A Delmon

    February 26, 2007 at 9:59 am 0 comments

    A lot has been made about the Rays farm system and most agree that it is the best in baseball right now. Well, apparently the Rays rank first in overrated prospects also. D. A. Humber: Baseball Central decided to rank the most overrated prospects in baseball. At the top of […]

     
  • Maybe B. J. Upton Should Make All His Throws While Sitting Down

    Maybe B. J. Upton Should Make All His Throws While Sitting Down

    August 23, 2006 at 2:04 pm 0 comments

    Two videos below of B. J. Upton making spectacular, yet eerily similar plays last week in Oakland and earlier this season in the minors. We are all familiar with B. J. Upton’s defensive struggles. Those struggle kept him in the minor leagues the past year and half. Of his defensive […]

     
  • 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 […]

     
  • 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 […]

     
  • B. J. Upton Arrested For Being An Idiot

    B. J. Upton Arrested For Being An Idiot

    June 19, 2006 at 10:58 am 1 comment

    Another of the Devil Rays top prospects has run in to trouble in the minors. B. J. “Don’t Call Me Melvin” Upton, was arrested last Friday for DWI in Durham, NC. With Delmon Young set to return from his 50 game suspension tonight, Upton removed that good feeling by committing […]

     
  • B. J. Upton Arrested For Being An Idiot

    B. J. Upton Arrested For Being An Idiot

    June 19, 2006 at 9:58 am 0 comments

    Another of the Devil Rays top prospects has run in to trouble in the minors. B. J. “Don’t Call Me Melvin” Upton, was arrested last Friday for DWI in Durham, NC. With Delmon Young set to return from his 50 game suspension tonight, Upton removed that good feeling by committing […]

     
  • How Good Will Delmon Young And B. J. Upton Be?

    How Good Will Delmon Young And B. J. Upton Be?

    May 1, 2006 at 11:05 am 0 comments

    note: This was a post we wrote about an hour before the news of Delmon Young came over the wire. As far as we are concerned it is still relevant, especially in regards to B. J. Upton. Obviously Young’s “value” has taken a significant hit since his incident, but exactly […]

     
  • How Good Will Delmon Young And B. J. Upton Be?

    How Good Will Delmon Young And B. J. Upton Be?

    May 1, 2006 at 10:05 am 0 comments

    note: This was a post we wrote about an hour before the news of Delmon Young came over the wire. As far as we are concerned it is still relevant, especially in regards to B. J. Upton. Obviously Young’s “value” has taken a significant hit since his incident, but exactly […]

     
  • 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 […]