Desmond Jennings

  • 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 […]

     
  • 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 […]

     
  • [HOT STOVE] One Rays Prospect Is Guaranteed To Be Traded, Maybe

    [HOT STOVE] One Rays Prospect Is Guaranteed To Be Traded, Maybe

    November 10, 2008 at 11:43 am 1 comment

    Back in early August, the Rays added Chad Bradford from the Orioles for a Player To Be Named Later (PTBNL). It is two months later and the Rays have yet to send a player to the O’s to complete the deal. A couple of weeks ago, O’s GM Andy MacPhail […]

     
  • [HAPPY HOUR] BJ Upton: Invoking The Memory Of Eric Davis

    [HAPPY HOUR] BJ Upton: Invoking The Memory Of Eric Davis

    October 16, 2008 at 4:10 pm 2 comments

    Just a few links to get you through the next couple of hours…Word is there is a light rain at Fenway, but no delay is expected…Anybody else getting that funny feeling that Scott Kazmir is going to pitch a gem tonight? DEVIL DOGS WEBTOPIA… We will be back tonight with […]

     
  • [DOWN ON THE FARM] Rocco Baldelli Very Close To Rejoining Rays

    [DOWN ON THE FARM] Rocco Baldelli Very Close To Rejoining Rays

    July 30, 2008 at 11:07 am 0 comments

    Buffalo 8, Durham 7. Jeff Niemann didn’t do the Rays any favors in his last start prior to the trade deadline. In 4.2 innings, he gave up 5 runs on 5 hits and walked another 6 batters with only 3 strike outs. Niemann dropped to 7-5 with a 3.53 ERA…Justin […]

     
  • [DOWN ON THE FARM] Desmond Jennings Lost For Season

    [DOWN ON THE FARM] Desmond Jennings Lost For Season

    July 8, 2008 at 7:29 am 2 comments

    Norfolk 8, Durham 2. Jeff Niemann dropped to 6-3 despite striking out 7 in 6 innings. He allowed 4 runs (3 earned) on 6 hits and 3 walks…Fernando Perez finished 2-3 with a walk and stole his 27th base…Joel Guzman was 0-4 with a strikeout. Montgomery 4, West Tenn 3. […]

     
  • [DOWN ON THE FARM] King David Roughed Up For First Time As A Pro

    [DOWN ON THE FARM] King David Roughed Up For First Time As A Pro

    June 8, 2008 at 11:40 am 0 comments

    Charlotte 6, Durham 2. Jeremy Cummings picked up his first loss of the season after giving up 6 runs in 5.1 innings. He struck out 6 and walked none…Fernando Perez was 2-3 with 2 walks and stole 2 bases…Joel Guzman was 3-5 with 2 RBI and is now hitting .272 […]

     
  • [BRIAN GILES] Jeff Moore Doesn’t Understand Why The Rays Are Successful

    [BRIAN GILES] Jeff Moore Doesn’t Understand Why The Rays Are Successful

    June 4, 2008 at 11:40 am 1 comment

    Jeff Moore thinks the San Diego Padres should trade Brian Giles to a team that needs a right fielder and a leadoff hitter. Jeff Moore thinks that the Tampa Bay Rays make a perfect trade partner. Now 37, Giles is no longer a power threat, but he has emerged as […]

     
  • [DOWN ON THE FARM] David Price Continues To Cruise Through FSL

    [DOWN ON THE FARM] David Price Continues To Cruise Through FSL

    June 3, 2008 at 7:58 am 0 comments

    Durham 6, Pawtucket 0. Jeremy Cummings struck out 11 and did not walk a batter in 7 shutout innings. He gave up 5 hits. Since being signed by the Rays and assigned to Durham, Cummings is 5-0 in 5 starts with a 0.84 ERA. He has allowed 15 hits and […]

     
  • [DOWN ON THE FARM] Desmond Jennings Homers In First At Bat Of 2008

    [DOWN ON THE FARM] Desmond Jennings Homers In First At Bat Of 2008

    June 2, 2008 at 7:22 am 2 comments

    Pawtucket 5, Durham 3. Mitch Talbot only allowed 1 hit in 4 scoreless innings, but was pulled after a rain-delay…Steve Andrade make his first appearance for the Bulls since being promoted from Montgomery, gave up 5 runs in 1 inning after the delay…Reid Brignac has been moved up to the […]