Jake McGee

  • 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 […]

     
  • 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 […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Rays Leave Flexibility In Roster Following 40-Man Roster Additions

    [THE HANGOVER] Rays Leave Flexibility In Roster Following 40-Man Roster Additions

    November 21, 2008 at 9:58 am 18 comments

    DEVIL DOGS WEBTOPIA… Yesterday, the Rays added Wade Davis, Jake McGee and Dale Thayer to the 40-man roster. The moves give the Rays 39 players on the 40-man roster.This is significant because with an open slot on the 40-man roster, the Rays will be able to make a selection in […]

     
  • [40-MAN ROSTER] Rays Make Additions To 40-Man Roster

    [40-MAN ROSTER] Rays Make Additions To 40-Man Roster

    November 20, 2008 at 5:49 pm 0 comments

    Joe Smith of the St. Pete Times is reporting that the Rays have added Wade Davis, Jake McGee and Dale Thayer to the 40-man roster. Thayer is a bit of a surprise as the Rays left him unprotected last season and he went undrafted in the Rule 5 draft. However, […]