James Shields

  • The Hangover: The Bullpen Couldn’t Hit Water

    The Hangover: The Bullpen Couldn’t Hit Water

    April 10, 2007 at 8:21 am 0 comments

    The Rays dropped their third straight, 8-4 to the Rangers in Arlington. Edwin Jackson made hist first start of the season. He had pop on his fastball, hitting 96-97 regularly. He also had control, with only 1 walk. But he did not have command. He gave up 8 hits and […]

     
  • The Devil Rays Rotation Is Set And Edwin Jackson Appears To Be In

    The Devil Rays Rotation Is Set And Edwin Jackson Appears To Be In

    March 26, 2007 at 10:52 am 0 comments

    We are one week from opening day and based on the pitching assignments that manager Joe Maddon has utilized recently, we now know the order of the Rays starting pitching rotation and it hints at who the 5th starter is. First let’s look at the slots… Scott Kazmir Jae Seo […]

     
  • The Hangover: Break Up The Devil Rays!

    The Hangover: Break Up The Devil Rays!

    March 22, 2007 at 7:42 am 0 comments

    16 runs and 29 hits in two days after the Rays 9-2 victory over the ‘Stros, and all of the sudden the Rays have won 4 of 6. James Shields struck out 6 in 5.1 innings but struggled with his control, walking 4. Seth McClung looked better, giving up only […]

     
  • The Hangover: Casey Fossum Makes First Start Before Next Injury

    The Hangover: Casey Fossum Makes First Start Before Next Injury

    March 12, 2007 at 8:39 am 0 comments

    Another day…another loss. James Shields was shaky in the first, but settled down and retired nine of the final ten he face. He struck out five in four innings. Seth McClung had a rough outing and Joe Maddon made it clear that he has not decided who the closer is […]