01. Players

  • The Hangover: Handin’ Out Delmons And Chasing Charlie Hough

    The Hangover: Handin’ Out Delmons And Chasing Charlie Hough

    May 3, 2007 at 10:00 am 0 comments

    Devil Rays 4, Twins 3.Delmon Young likes to throw things very hard and very far and very accurately. We call it Gettin’ A Delmon…Jason Kubel Got A Delmon…In the 4th inning, Kubel rambled a little too far towards second base on a line drive to Delmon Young in right center. […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Rough Start/Strong Finish For JP Howell

    Down On The Farm: Rough Start/Strong Finish For JP Howell

    May 3, 2007 at 8:00 am 0 comments

    Norfolk 4, Durham 1 (7 inn). JP Howell struck out 7 without a walk in 7 innings but 2 home runs in the first were all that Norfolk needed. Howell would settle down and retire 19 of the last 20 batters he faced before the game was called due to […]

     
  • The Hangover: A Comedy Of Errors

    The Hangover: A Comedy Of Errors

    May 2, 2007 at 10:00 am 1 comment

    Twins 9, Devil Rays 1.Sometimes it is so bad you can’t help but laugh at your own team’s ineptitude. None of the Twins first 5 runs scored on a hit (2 on errors, 2 on ground outs and 1 on a sac fly). You know it is bad when you […]

     
  • Down On The Farm:

    Down On The Farm:

    May 2, 2007 at 5:00 am 0 comments

    Norfolk 2, Durham 0. Jason Hammel continues his domination of IL batters. This time he struck out 10 in 6 innings with 0 walks, but it wasn’t enough as he gave up 2 runs on 7 hits. Wes Bankston had 3 of the Bulls 4 hits. He is hitting .301. […]

     
  • The Hangover: All Hail The King, Al Reyes

    The Hangover: All Hail The King, Al Reyes

    May 1, 2007 at 10:30 am 0 comments

    Al Reyes is 5 years older and has 4 years more experience than any other member of the 2007 Tampa Bay Devil Rays. After a second Tommy John surgery and missing most of 2006, nobody knew what to expect from King Reyes in 2007. So far his performance has been […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: All Andy Sonnanstine Does Is Win

    Down On The Farm: All Andy Sonnanstine Does Is Win

    May 1, 2007 at 8:31 am 0 comments

    Jacksonville 9, Montgomery 6. Mike Prochaska continues his early season struggles. This start was 5 runs in 5 innings on 7 hits. His ERA is now 6.46. Evan Longoria was 1-4 with his 5th home run, a 2-run shot. Reid Brignac was 1-5. Brevard County 13, Vero Beach 6. The […]

     
  • The Hangover: The Jeckyl And Hyde Of Baseball

    The Hangover: The Jeckyl And Hyde Of Baseball

    April 30, 2007 at 9:56 am 0 comments

    You may have noticed a slight change in format. We run three daily features around these parts. Of course, by daily, we mean if we don’t drink too much the night before and are able to get our buts out of bed in a reasonable manner. Well, we are going […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Big Afternoon For Top Pitching Prospects

    Down On The Farm: Big Afternoon For Top Pitching Prospects

    April 30, 2007 at 6:11 am 0 comments

    Durham 2, Charlotte 1. After Chris Richard tied the game with a 1-out single in the bottom of the 9th, Shawn Riggans knocked in the winner with a 2-out single. Mitch Talbot got back on track after 3 straight bad starts. He gave 1 run in 7 innings and did […]

     
  • The Hangover: Rays Land In Anaheim And Fall Back to Earth

    The Hangover: Rays Land In Anaheim And Fall Back to Earth

    April 26, 2007 at 11:33 am 0 comments

    Angels 9, Devil Rays 1. Don’t blame us. We said we wouldn’t be surprised if the Rays lost 10-1….We are never apologists for starting pitchers. We hate it when somebody says a pitcher threw a great game but just “made a couple of mistakes.” It is the biggest gop-out in […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Jeremy Hellickson Strong In 2007 Debut

    Down On The Farm: Jeremy Hellickson Strong In 2007 Debut

    April 25, 2007 at 12:10 pm 1 comment

    Columbus 12, Durham 6. Mitch Talbot got knocked around yesterday, giving up 8 runs on 8 hits and 3 walks in 4 innings. It was his third straight shaky outing since pitching 6 hitless innings on April 9. Wes Bankston, Shawn Riggans and Justin Ruggiano had 2 hits apiece. Catcher […]