David Price

  • [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 […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Speculate Haphazardly On What It Would Take For Rays To Land Brian Giles

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Speculate Haphazardly On What It Would Take For Rays To Land Brian Giles

    December 8, 2008 at 10:56 am 7 comments

    [Update: 3:40pm] Now it looks like the Cubs and Padres have figured out how to move Peavy without a third team. Of course, the Rays could still try to work with the Padres on a deal for Giles, but this seems less likely now. [9:56am]In case you missed it late […]

     
  • [HOT STOVE] Friedman Provides Some Clues To Off-Season Plans

    [HOT STOVE] Friedman Provides Some Clues To Off-Season Plans

    December 4, 2008 at 4:46 pm 4 comments

    Andrew Friedman met with the media today prior to heading to the winter meetings in Las Vegas. Marc Topkin gives us a few of the more interesting tidbits… * Their “two biggest focal points” of the off-season are improving their offense and strenghtening their bullpen. Nothing new here. * Though […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Mike DiFelice Interested In Replacing Joe Magrane In TV Booth

    [THE HANGOVER] Mike DiFelice Interested In Replacing Joe Magrane In TV Booth

    December 3, 2008 at 9:49 am 3 comments

    DEVIL DOGS WEBTOPIA… Each member of the Rays’ postseason roster took home a $223K bonus for reaching the World Series. In all, 43 coaches, players and staff got a full-share, while the team also awarded partial shares to players that spent time with the Rays during the regular season…A $223K […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Edwin Jackson Would Be An Expensive Middle Reliever

    [THE HANGOVER] Edwin Jackson Would Be An Expensive Middle Reliever

    November 25, 2008 at 9:50 am 6 comments

    There has been much speculation about what the Rays will do with Edwin Jackson. Let’s assume for the moment that the Rays do not trade Andy Sonnanstine and both Sonny and David Price are in the rotation at the end of Spring Training. The Rays would then have two options. […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Price Not A Candidate To Close In ’09

    [THE HANGOVER] Price Not A Candidate To Close In ’09

    November 19, 2008 at 10:00 am 14 comments

    DEVIL DOGS WEBTOPIA… Not sure this needed to be clarified but Andrew Friedman made it clear yesterday that David Price will be a starting pitcher in 2009 and is not a candidate to be a closer. [MLB] Rays Prospects takes another look at how starting pitchers throughout the organization pitched […]