01. Players

  • [THE SUNDAY MORNING REVOLUTION] Evidence Suggests 2007 Was Only The Beginning For Carlos Pena

    [THE SUNDAY MORNING REVOLUTION] Evidence Suggests 2007 Was Only The Beginning For Carlos Pena

    February 10, 2008 at 10:44 am 2 comments

    Tampa Bay Devil DogsDRG back at you today, and today’s topic is everybody’s pick to fall back to earth in 2008, Carlos Pena. Armchair GM ranks the top first basemen in baseball. Pena does not make the top 5, but he does get the dubious title of “Risky Pick”. Bouncing […]

     
  • [THE SATURDAY MORNING REVOLUTION] Pedro Alvarez Named Preseason All-American

    [THE SATURDAY MORNING REVOLUTION] Pedro Alvarez Named Preseason All-American

    February 9, 2008 at 10:20 am 2 comments

    Tampa Bay Devil Dogs (5 days until pitchers and catchers report)Baseball America names their preseason college All-Americans. The list includes Vanderbilt’s third baseman Pedro Alvarez. Alvarez has been a first-team All-American and the top hitter on Team USA in each of his first two seasons, and his bat speed and […]

     
  • [FRIDAY HAPPY HOUR] Rays Of Light Rebuts Our Stance On Scott Kazmir

    [FRIDAY HAPPY HOUR] Rays Of Light Rebuts Our Stance On Scott Kazmir

    February 8, 2008 at 3:09 pm 1 comment

    Yesterday we speculated that due to the current atmosphere in Major League Baseball, the Tampa Bay Rays would likely trade Scott Kazmir prior to the 2009 season. Today Rays of Light plays “Devil’s Advocate” to our obviously infallible argument, and suggests why the Rays should not trade their ace. Let’s […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Opening Day To Feature More Bucs Jerseys Than Rays Jerseys In The Stands

    [THE HANGOVER] Opening Day To Feature More Bucs Jerseys Than Rays Jerseys In The Stands

    February 8, 2008 at 9:12 am 0 comments

    Tampa Bay Rays (6 days until pitchers and catchers report)Just the links this morning…we will be back in a little while. DEVIL RAYS WEBTOPIA… We thought we were going to have to retire our #40 Bucs jersey permanently, but it looks like it will get at least one more day […]

     
  • [KID K] Scott Kazmir Likely To Be Traded Following 2008 Season

    [KID K] Scott Kazmir Likely To Be Traded Following 2008 Season

    February 7, 2008 at 2:46 pm 9 comments

    Rays fans need to pay attention to the sagas drawn out in Minnesota and Baltimore this off-season as the same situation is likely to unfold with the Rays next winter. Last week the Minnesota Twins traded Johan Santana to the New York Mets. Santana and the Mets subsequently agreed to […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The Rays Add Trever Miller And Eric Hinske To The Mix

    [THE HANGOVER] The Rays Add Trever Miller And Eric Hinske To The Mix

    February 7, 2008 at 9:07 am 0 comments

    Tampa Bay Rays (7 days until pitchers and catchers report)The Rays signed a pair of players yesterday. Relief pitcher Trever Miller was signed to a one year contract that will pay him $1.6 million this season with a $2 million team option in 2009. Miller previously pitched for the Rays […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Babe Ruth Would Be A $400 Million Player Today

    [THE HANGOVER] Babe Ruth Would Be A $400 Million Player Today

    February 5, 2008 at 9:39 pm 1 comment

    Tampa Bay Rays (8 days until pitchers and catchers report) Happy Birthday Babe Ruth! He would be 113 today if only he had not taken so many performance enhancing beers, hot dogs and whores…Which gets us to thinking. If The Bambino were playing today and had just completed his 6th […]

     
  • [NEW UNIFORMS] One Blogger Is Fined For Using Moniker "Devil Rays"

    [NEW UNIFORMS] One Blogger Is Fined For Using Moniker "Devil Rays"

    February 5, 2008 at 1:15 pm 8 comments

    Seriously…We can’t make this shit up. Baseball Musings has still been referring to the Tampa Bay Rays as the “Tampa Bay Devil Rays”. Well, after receiving a letter from Matt Silverman, president of the Devil Rays, they can no longer use the excuse that they “didn’t get the memo”. Baseball […]

     
  • [NEW UNIFORMS] One Blogger Is Fined For Using Moniker "Devil Rays"

    [NEW UNIFORMS] One Blogger Is Fined For Using Moniker "Devil Rays"

    February 5, 2008 at 1:15 pm 0 comments

    Seriously…We can’t make this shit up. Baseball Musings has still been referring to the Tampa Bay Rays as the “Tampa Bay Devil Rays”. Well, after receiving a letter from Matt Silverman, president of the Devil Rays, they can no longer use the excuse that they “didn’t get the memo”. Baseball […]

     
  • [WILLY AYBAR] Willy Aybar Jailed In D.R.; Longoria’s Fate Should Not Be Affected

    [WILLY AYBAR] Willy Aybar Jailed In D.R.; Longoria’s Fate Should Not Be Affected

    February 5, 2008 at 11:41 am 2 comments

    It seems as if the Rays rid themselves of one Mischievous Little Badger and acquired another one… As you have no doubt heard by now, Willy Aybar has been arrested in the Dominican Republic on Domestic Abuse charges. He has been held without bail since last week and faces three […]