David Price

  • 10 Questions To Be Answered In Spring Training

    February 20, 2009 at 11:38 am 1 comment

    With most of the opening day roster set, there are still a number of questions concerning the Rays entering Spring Training, and not one will be “who will be the closer?” Let’s start to speculate… What can we expect from BJ Upton this season? Most Rays fans that have watched […]

     
  • 2009 Tampa Bay Rays Top Prospects Meta-Analysis (Update)

    2009 Tampa Bay Rays Top Prospects Meta-Analysis (Update)

    February 14, 2009 at 11:00 am 3 comments

    In the science community, a meta-analysis is what we do when we don’t want to do any work ourselves and instead want to take the work of a bunch of other people, tease the data a little, draw some conclusions that nobody had noticed before, and then pawn it off […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss King David’s Job, Tourism And A Locker For The Bat’s Dog

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss King David’s Job, Tourism And A Locker For The Bat’s Dog

    February 12, 2009 at 8:00 am 0 comments

    DEVIL DOGS WEBTOPIA… We answered a few questions about the 2009 Tampa Bay Rays over at Razzball. [Razzball] David Price is in camp and ready to fight for the final spot in the rotation. King David notes that he prefers having to compete and earn a spot…Also, Joe Maddon will […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Shouse’s Contract, King David’s Charitable Work And The Duke’s ‘08 Pitch Total

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Shouse’s Contract, King David’s Charitable Work And The Duke’s ‘08 Pitch Total

    February 6, 2009 at 8:00 am 0 comments

    Lots o’ linketty goodness on Babe Ruth’s eleventy-fourth birthday. DEVIL DOGS WEBTOPIA… Brian Shouse had his physical yesterday but still no official announcement from the team, nor do we know how much he will make, whether it is a 2-year or 1-plus-an-option or who will be dropped from the 40-man […]

     
  • 2009 Tampa Bay Rays Top Prospects Meta-Analysis

    2009 Tampa Bay Rays Top Prospects Meta-Analysis

    February 2, 2009 at 10:00 am 0 comments

    In the science community, a meta-analysis is what we do when we don’t want to do any work ourselves and instead want to take the work of a bunch of other people, tease the data a little, draw some conclusions that nobody had noticed before, and then pawn it off […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss King David’s Engagement, Bullpen Depth And A Mystery Celebrity

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss King David’s Engagement, Bullpen Depth And A Mystery Celebrity

    January 27, 2009 at 8:00 am 0 comments

    King David has selected his Queen. Congratulations to David Price who recently became engaged. We have seen his fiance, Heather. You would approve. DEVIL DOGS WEBTOPIA… Yesterday we told you about Pat Burrell’s appearance (and save) at the Bob Hope Classic. The Fightins have come through with the pictorial evidence. […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Five Rays Among ESPN’s Top 50 Prospects

    [THE HANGOVER] Five Rays Among ESPN’s Top 50 Prospects

    January 23, 2009 at 8:00 am 0 comments

    A few days ago we learned that Keith Law of ESPN ranked the Rays as the second best minor league system despite the graduation of Evan Longoria and the loss of Jake McGee for a year. Now we know why. Six of Keith Law’s top 100 prospects are players in […]

     
  • Law: Rays’ Farm System Second Best

    January 21, 2009 at 1:00 pm 0 comments

    Earlier this week we saw that the Rays fell out of the top spot in Baseball America’s ranking of the minor league systems. Like BA, Keith Law of ESPN has the Texas Rangers as the top far system. Unlike BA, Law has the Rays in the top 3. In fact, […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] We See King David, He Look’s Glorious

    [THE HANGOVER] We See King David, He Look’s Glorious

    December 16, 2008 at 10:16 am 2 comments

    Above image is David Price throwing souvenir t-shirts to fans at a recent Nashville Predators game (thanks Lee). Is he doing this from the ice? That sound you hear is the accelerated heart beats of every member of the Rays’ front office.DEVIL DOGS WEBTOPIA… Marc Lancaster takes a look at […]

     
  • [EDWIN JACKSON] Edwin Jackson To Tigers Now Done Deal

    [EDWIN JACKSON] Edwin Jackson To Tigers Now Done Deal

    December 11, 2008 at 12:30 am 3 comments

    [Update: 11:58pm] Marc Topkin confirms. [11:30pm] Jon Paul Morosi of the Detroit Free-Press is now reporting that the deal reported earlier, in which the Rays would send Edwin Jackson to the Tigers for Matt Joyce has now been finalized. Joyce, 24, is a left-handed hitting outfielder that hit .252/.339/.492 with […]