01. Players

  • The Hangover: No Answer For Rays Recent Struggles

    The Hangover: No Answer For Rays Recent Struggles

    July 5, 2007 at 1:14 pm 0 comments

    Red Sox 7, Devil Rays 5.10 straight losses as we near the All-Star break. At one point this season the Devil Rays had three of the ten worst starting pitchers in baseball in their rotation and yet they were only 4 games below The Charlie Hough Line (.500). Since, then […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Reid Brignac Showing Signs Of Improvement With Glove

    Down On The Farm: Reid Brignac Showing Signs Of Improvement With Glove

    July 5, 2007 at 10:13 am 0 comments

    Charotte 7, Durham 3. Jeff Niemann dropped to 9-5 in his last start before the Major League Baseball future’s game on Monday, as he failed to finish the 4th inning. In 3.2 innings, Niemann allowed 8 hits including 2 home runs, and 3 walks, leading to 4 runs. He struck […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Jake McGee Ks 13 In 7 Shutout Innings

    Down On The Farm: Jake McGee Ks 13 In 7 Shutout Innings

    July 3, 2007 at 7:11 am 1 comment

    Durham 3, Toledo 1. Jae Seo bounced back from his last outing with only 1 run allowed in 6.2 innings. He gave up 4 hits and no walks while striking out 6. Seo only allowed in 1 hit during the first 5 innings. Chris Richard was 3-3 with 2 RBI. […]

     
  • The Hangover: Carl Crawford Correct Choice To Represent Rays In All-Star Game

    The Hangover: Carl Crawford Correct Choice To Represent Rays In All-Star Game

    July 2, 2007 at 12:18 pm 1 comment

    Indians 3, Devil Rays 2. On a day when the Rays would lose their season-high seventh straight game, there was some good news that came from the Devil Rays clubhouse. While one could argue that there were 3-4 players with statistics more worthy of the All-Star game, when manager Jim […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: BJ Upton Homers In AAA Rehab Start

    Down On The Farm: BJ Upton Homers In AAA Rehab Start

    July 2, 2007 at 8:17 am 0 comments

    Durham 7, Toledo 5. Mitch Talbot gave up 5 runs in 6 innings. He struck out 7 and walked 4. Scott Dohmann pitched a perfect 8th and 9th with 4 strike outs to pick up the win. BJ Upton went 1-3 and homered in his 3rd rehab start. He played […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: It’s Been A Disappointing Season For Reid Brignac And Elliot Johnson

    Down On The Farm: It’s Been A Disappointing Season For Reid Brignac And Elliot Johnson

    June 30, 2007 at 1:22 pm 0 comments

    Durham 6, Rochester 4. Jeff Niemann picked up his 5th win in his last 5 starts by striking out 7 in 6 innings. He was touched for 3 runs, but only 1 earned on 7 hits and 4 walks. On the year, Niemann is 9-4 with a 3.52 ERA and […]

     
  • The Hangover: Shawn Bleepin’ Camp

    The Hangover: Shawn Bleepin’ Camp

    June 30, 2007 at 1:22 pm 1 comment

    Indians 2, Devil Rays 1.The entire evening you could sense the impending doom. It didn’t come in the first 6 innings as Edwin Jackson pitched his way around trouble with his third straight decent outing. We were sure it would come in the 7th inning when Jay Witasick walked two […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Strikeouts Are Fascist, Groundballs Are More Democratic

    [THE HANGOVER] Strikeouts Are Fascist, Groundballs Are More Democratic

    June 29, 2007 at 1:32 pm 2 comments

    White Sox 5, Devil Rays 1. The Professor visits Scott Kazmir at home… The Professor: Hey Scott, how’s it going?Kid K: Well, this morning I woke up and the sun was shining and my dog, Homer Philippoussis Odyssey Shawn Camp the Third, had already retrieved all 13 of my newspapers. […]

     
  • The Hangover: Devil Rays Bullpen Blows Lead…Again

    The Hangover: Devil Rays Bullpen Blows Lead…Again

    June 28, 2007 at 10:19 am 0 comments

    White Sox 5, Devil Rays 3.2008…2008…2008…We still don’t know what to think about this team. We braced ourselves for what we knew would be a trying season. The team was talented, but it was very young, which means we knew they would be inconsistent. The team still had enormous holes […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Jae Seo Remembers He is Jae Seo

    Down On The Farm: Jae Seo Remembers He is Jae Seo

    June 28, 2007 at 8:18 am 0 comments

    Roschester 10, Durham 4. After allowing only 1 hit in his last outing, Jae Seo looked more like the pitcher we have all grown to loathe. Seo was pulled before completing the 4th inning after allowing 9 runs on 12 hits and 2 walks. He struck out 1 and gave […]