David Price

  • CONTEST: Guess The Date Of David Price’s Promotion

    CONTEST: Guess The Date Of David Price’s Promotion

    April 10, 2009 at 10:00 am 9 comments

    David Price opens up his season tonight for the Durham Bulls. One of the bigger questions heading into spring training was whether or not David Price would be able to win a spot in the rotation. Very early on we realized he was fighting an uphill battle. First it was […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Talbot And Hellboy Strong; Beckham Goes Deep

    Down On The Farm: Talbot And Hellboy Strong; Beckham Goes Deep

    April 10, 2009 at 6:33 am 4 comments

    Durham 2, Norfolk 1. Mitch Talbot pitched 5 shutout innings, striking out 4 and walking none…Dale Thayer pitched the 9th for the save…The Bulls managed only 4 hits with one run scoring on an error and the other on a ground out…Reid Brignac was 1-3 with a walk. West Tenn […]

     
  • 10 Questions To Be Answered In Spring Training (Update)

    April 4, 2009 at 2:00 pm 1 comment

    Four weeks ago we addressed 10 questions hovering over the Rays in spring training. Let’s take a look at those questions and see if we are any closer to getting some answers… What can we expect from BJ Upton this season? We are still in “wait-and-see” mode with BJ Upton […]

     
  • Wade Davis’ Spring Performance Impressive

    Wade Davis’ Spring Performance Impressive

    March 31, 2009 at 10:00 am 7 comments

    Recently we wondered aloud if Wade Davis might actually be closer to being ready for the majors than David Price. Buster Olney spoke with one AL official who makes it sound as if Davis is ready for the big leagues right now. Wade Davis of the Rays was the most […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss King David’s Demotion, Niemann’s Chances For The Rotation And Kennedy’s Roster Claim

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss King David’s Demotion, Niemann’s Chances For The Rotation And Kennedy’s Roster Claim

    March 26, 2009 at 6:51 am 3 comments

    Time to bring back 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: Adam Kennedy. Kennedy may have put an exclamation point on making the opening day roster after Reid Brignac was demoted. […]

     
  • Jayson Stark: Price’s Imminent Demotion Is Not About The Money

    Jayson Stark: Price’s Imminent Demotion Is Not About The Money

    March 25, 2009 at 1:02 pm 6 comments

    A short while ago, we took Mike Silva’s NY Baseball Digest to task for assuming that the Rays were only going to start David Price in the minors this season because the team is cheap. Jay Sorgen later responded to our flurry of jabs. But rather than get into a […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Aki Vs JP, Kennedy For Opening Day And Zorilla The Center Fielder

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Aki Vs JP, Kennedy For Opening Day And Zorilla The Center Fielder

    March 23, 2009 at 7:22 am 1 comment

    Time to bring back 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: David Price and his changeup. King David threw 4 scoreless innings and said afterwards that he is now confident enough […]

     
  • Is Wade Davis Closer To The Majors Than David Price?

    Is Wade Davis Closer To The Majors Than David Price?

    March 19, 2009 at 2:00 pm 8 comments

    Now that it looks like the Rays have decided to start David Price in the minor leagues, many are wondering how long it will be until Price makes the permanent jump to the big leagues. But just like many were surprised to learn that Price wasn’t a lock for the […]

     
  • David Price’s Glove May Be Illegal

    David Price’s Glove May Be Illegal

    March 19, 2009 at 12:00 pm 7 comments

    David Price’s glove made the news this off-season when it was revealed that he had the phrase “Live Like Nate” stitched into the leather. This was the same glove Price was wearing when he closed out game 7 against the Red Sox in the ALCS (Price used a black glove […]

     
  • 10 Questions To Be Answered In Spring Training (Update)

    March 17, 2009 at 10:00 am 3 comments

    Two weeks ago we addressed 10 questions hovering over the Rays in spring training. Every week from now until the beginning of the regular season, we will take a look at those questions and see if we are any closer to getting some answers… What can we expect from BJ […]