Jake McGee

  • [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: Mohawks In Hudson Valley

    July 27, 2009 at 6:27 am 0 comments

    Durham 5, Norfolk 3. Jason Cromer gave up 3 runs (2 earned) in 7 innings on 11 hits and no walks…Rhyne Hughes hit his 7th home run since being promoted and was 3-4. He is hitting .310…Reid Brignac went 1-3 with a double…Matt Joyce was 2-3 with 2 doubles and […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Jake McGee Continues To Progress

    July 24, 2009 at 6:37 am 0 comments

    Indianapolis 4, Durham 3 (10). Andy Sonnanstine returned from the DL and gave up 2 runs in 6 innings on 6 hits and 1 walk. He struck out 4…Chris Richard had his second straight 3-hit game (3-5) and his 6th multi-hit game in the last 10…Reid Brignac was 1-5 and […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Jake McGee Makes ’09 Debut

    July 20, 2009 at 6:31 am 0 comments

    Louisville 7, Durham 6 (13). Matt DeSalvo walked 5 and gave up 3 runs in 5 innings…Reid Brignac went 2-7 with a triple and an RBI while Matt Joyce was 1-5…Chris Richard had 3 hits including his 17th home run…John Jaso was 0-5 with 4 of the Bulls 17 strikeouts. […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Joyce Homers In 3rd Straight Game

    July 1, 2009 at 6:00 am 2 comments

    Durham 9, Columbus 6. Carlos Hernandez picked up his first win in his last 5 starts, holding Columbus to 2 runs in 6 innings. He struck out 4 and walked 2…Matt Joyce finished 4-5 with 2 doubles and his 9th home run. It was the 3rd straight game in which […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Jake McGee Makes First Start In Over A Year

    June 27, 2009 at 6:20 am 0 comments

    Durham 5, Toledo 3 (15). The Bulls finally pulled out a win after 4 hours, 37 minutes when Justin Ruggiano hit a 2-out bases loaded single in the 15th to score 2. He was 0-6 prior to the single…The bullpen combined to allow just 1 run in 9 innings…Chris Richard […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Hughes And Jennings Hit Home Runs

    June 1, 2009 at 6:00 am 0 comments

    Durham, Buffalo. James Houser picked up his 2nd win despite giving up 8 hits and 4 walks in 5 innings. He allowed only 1 run with the help of 3 double plays in those 5 innings…Ray Olmedo and Ray Sadler each drove in a pair. Speaking of which, isn’t it […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Price’s Rough Outing, McGee’s Return And The Neverending Quest For A 5th Starter

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Price’s Rough Outing, McGee’s Return And The Neverending Quest For A 5th Starter

    April 2, 2009 at 7:17 am 2 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: Gabe Gross. Gross is heating up at the right time, hitting a home run for the second straight game…James Shields. […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss The Super-Utility Of Zorilla

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss The Super-Utility Of Zorilla

    March 18, 2009 at 7:43 am 5 comments

    Around these parts, we occasionally poke fun at the new vogue term “super utility” player. Back in the day, players like Jose Oquendo would regularly play all positions and we don’t ever remember him being called “super.” Nowadays, if a player has more than one glove in his locker, he […]

     
  • Davis And McGee Are Like Peas And Carrots

    Davis And McGee Are Like Peas And Carrots

    February 21, 2009 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

    Even with Wade Davis thinking about making his major league debut in 2009 and Jake McGee just trying to get back from Tommy John surgery, the formerly inseparable duo are found together once again…In a column by Joe Smith of the St. Pete Times. And it is good news for […]