Jeremy Hellickson

  • Down On The Farm: Wade Davis Backs Up Price’s Great Start With One Of His Own

    May 19, 2009 at 6:00 am 4 comments

    Durham 1, Rochester 0. Wade Davis’ start wasn’t quite as good as David Price’s but at least he was allowed to stay up past curfew. Davis threw 93 pitches (61 strikes) en route to 6.2 shutout innings. He allowed only 2 hits and 1 walk, while striking out 3…Chris Nowak […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: David Price Adds Spike Curve To His Arsenal

    Down On The Farm: David Price Adds Spike Curve To His Arsenal

    May 12, 2009 at 6:22 am 3 comments

    Gwinnett 4, Durham 0. Mitch Talbot allowed 3 runs in 5 innings on 6 hits and 4 walks. He is now 3-3 with a 4.10 ERA…The Bulls managed only 3 hits, 2 by Ray Sadler…Reid Brignac was 0-4 with 2 Ks and Matt Joyce was 0-4 with 1 K. Brignac […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Shawn Riggans To See Dr. James Andrews

    May 11, 2009 at 6:00 am 0 comments

    Durham 4, Gwinnett 3. James Houser allowed 3 runs (2 earned) in 5.1 innings…Justin Ruggiano (7), Matt Joyce (4) and Ray Sadler (3) homered for the Bulls. Joyce was 2-4 and is now hitting .330…Reid Brignac was 1-4 and committed his 7th error. Montgomery (no game scheduled). Charlotte (no game […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Riggan’s Pulled From First Rehab Start

    May 8, 2009 at 6:00 am 0 comments

    Charlotte 10, Durham 2. Last night may have been David Price’s worst start yet. In 4 innings, Prince David allowed 4 runs on 6 hits and 5 walks. He did not strike out a batter. Of his 79 pitches only 39 were strikes. In 24.2 innings, covering 6 starts, Price […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Hellickson To Miss One Start With Shoulder Sprain

    May 6, 2009 at 6:25 am 1 comment

    Durham 8, Charlotte 2. James Houser picked up his first win, giving up 2 runs in 5 innings. He struck out 4 and walked 1…Jason Isringhausen made his second appearance with Durham allowing 2 hits in 1 inning…Reid Brignac homered, his second, and walked in 5 plate appearances…Adam Kennedy was […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Matt Joyce Continues To Sting Ball Versus Lefties

    May 2, 2009 at 11:00 am 0 comments

    Columbus 14, Durham 1. Mitch Talbot dropped to 2-2 after allowing 4 runs (2 earned) in 6 innings. He gave up 2 home runs…Chad Orvella had his second straight poor outing, allowing 4 runs on 5 hits in 2 innings. He has now allowed 7 runs in his last 4 […]

     
  • 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] The One Where We Speculate Haphazardly On What It Would Take For Rays To Land Brian Giles

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Speculate Haphazardly On What It Would Take For Rays To Land Brian Giles

    December 8, 2008 at 10:56 am 7 comments

    [Update: 3:40pm] Now it looks like the Cubs and Padres have figured out how to move Peavy without a third team. Of course, the Rays could still try to work with the Padres on a deal for Giles, but this seems less likely now. [9:56am]In case you missed it late […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Longoria Living The Life In SoCal

    [THE HANGOVER] Longoria Living The Life In SoCal

    November 13, 2008 at 10:57 am 4 comments

    Doug Krikorian of the Long Beach Press-Telegram sat down with Evan Longoria in Long Beach the day after winning the AL Rookie of the Year award. Of the topics covered: His preference for Monarch Clothes: “They have great stuff.” Facial hair: “don’t have any blades at the residence…” Dating: “he […]