Desmond Jennings

  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss The Mick, Impact Rookies And The Return Of Eduardo

    October 20, 2009 at 6:48 am 0 comments

    Just a few links today as we celebrate the birthday of Mickey Mantle. DEVIL DOGS WEBTOPIA… Alex Pedicini of The Hardball Times takes a look at Desmond Jennings and what he may be able to contribute to the Rays in 2010. [The Hardball Times] The Rays have released their 2010 […]

  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Bringing Back Navi, Prospects Making The Jump And Kevin Kennedy’s Crystal Ball

    October 12, 2009 at 6:31 am 3 comments

    Let’s start this with a Topkintopia before we get to the regular Webtopia. Several good tidbits in Marc Topkin’s latest piece… Both Pat Burrell and BJ Upton will likely be back in 2010 unless somebody makes an offer the Rays can’t refuse. In the case of Burrell, that means somebody […]

  • Down On The Farm: Durham Bulls Win Triple-A Championship

    September 23, 2009 at 1:45 am 14 comments

    Durham 5, Memphis 3 (11). Durham won the triple-A championship on a wild pitch in the 11th. Jeremy Hellickson was named the MVP with 5 shutout innings. He allowed just 2 hits and a walk while striking out 2…Desmond Jennings finished 3-5 and drove in the first run for Durham […]

  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss A Big Start For Hellboy, Pushing The Pitchers And CC Is Upset

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss A Big Start For Hellboy, Pushing The Pitchers And CC Is Upset

    September 21, 2009 at 1:20 pm 8 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 TELLING: With one more loss or one more Red Sox win, the Rays will be officially eliminated from playoff contention. SUNBURST PLAYER OF THE GAME: […]

  • Down On The Farm: Talbot Sees First Action Since May

    September 8, 2009 at 5:58 am 3 comments

    Norfolk 4, Durham 3. Jason Cromer pitched 4 scoreless innings, giving up 4 hits and no walks…Desmond Jennings went 1-5…Sean Rodriguez and Matt Joyce each went 0-4…John Jaso was 3-4 with a pair of doubles. The Bulls finished the regular season 83-61, winning the IL South by 2 games behind […]

  • Down On The Farm: Desmond Jennings Goes 7-7

    September 4, 2009 at 6:33 am 3 comments

    Durham 14, Charlotte 3. With the Bulls down to 2 starting pitchers (Jeremy Hellickson and Jason Cromer), Durham turned to Calvin Medlock who made his first start since 2005 and turned in a gutsy performance, striking out 9 in 4.2 innings. He did allow 3 runs on 3 hits and […]

  • 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 […]

  • Down On The Farm: Jennings Promoted To Triple-A

    August 1, 2009 at 10:18 am 0 comments

    Durham 3, Scranton/WB 1. Carlos Hernandez picked up his 7th win, holding Scranton to 1 run in 5 innings on 2 hits and 2 walks. He struck out 6…Matt Joyce went 0-4 and Rhyne Hughes was 2-4 and is hitting .327. Montgomery 4, Huntsville 3 (10). The Biscuits won on […]

  • Down On The Farm: Jennings Top SL Hitter For Week

    July 21, 2009 at 6:33 am 1 comment

    Indianapolis 3, Durham 1. Carlos Hernandez gave up 2 runs and was pulled after just 3.2 innings…Both Reid Brignac and Matt Joyce had the night off…Rhyne Hughes was 2-4 and hit his 6th home run since being promoted. Montgomery. (no games scheduled) Charlotte 7, Lakeland 2 (gm 1). Darin Downs […]

  • Down On The Farm: Brignac And Thayer Participate In AAA All-Star Game

    July 16, 2009 at 6:53 am 1 comment

    Durham. (no games scheduled) Montgomery 9, West Tenn 3. Brian Baker is now 5-1 after his 9th start, allowing just 1 run on a solo home run in 7 innings…Desmond Jennings went 2-2 with 3 walks and added his 8th home run. He is now hitting .318. Charlotte 8, Jupiter […]