Reid Brignac

  • Down On The Farm: Austin Hinkle Playing Above His Draft Position

    Down On The Farm: Austin Hinkle Playing Above His Draft Position

    August 6, 2007 at 11:44 am 0 comments

    Charlotte 6, Durham 4. JP Howell struck out 8 and walked only 1 and allowed 3 runs in 7 innings. Justin Ruggiano was 2-4 and hit his 15th home run. He is hitting .290. Evan Longoria was the Bulls’ DH and went 1-4 with a strike out. He is now […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Reid Brignac Homers To Rally Biscuits

    Down On The Farm: Reid Brignac Homers To Rally Biscuits

    July 6, 2007 at 9:38 am 0 comments

    Buffalo 3, Durham 0. Jae Kuk Ryu gave up 2 runs in 5 innings on 7 hits and 3 walks. He struck out 2. Juan Salas struck out 2 in 1 inning of work but gave a run on 2 hits. Seth McClung was typical AAA Seth McClung. He struck […]

     
  • 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: 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 […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Josh Butler Has Solid Vero Beach Debut

    Down On The Farm: Josh Butler Has Solid Vero Beach Debut

    June 22, 2007 at 8:42 am 0 comments

    Durham 5, Scranton 1. Mitch Talbot struck out 6 and walked none in 6.1 innings. He gave up 1 run on 4 hits. Chad Orvella struck out 2 in 1.2 perfect innings. Since his return to Durham, Orvella has struck out 7 and only allowed 1 hit and no walks […]

     
  • 2007 Devil Rays Trade Value Index

    2007 Devil Rays Trade Value Index

    June 15, 2007 at 2:52 pm 0 comments

    Nate Silver of Baseball Prospectus and SI.com recently released his list of the 50 Most Valuable Players in baseball. We took Mr. Silver to task for not including Carl Crawford. Let’s just say we aren’t buying Nate a beer anytime soon. In light of this glaring omission, we thought it […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Jeff Niemann Rediscovers His Slider

    Down On The Farm: Jeff Niemann Rediscovers His Slider

    June 15, 2007 at 11:51 am 0 comments

    Durham 5, Indianapolis 0. We had a couple of things going on so we were going to skip this feature today. Of course by a “couple of things” we mean we didn’t get to sleep til real late. But nooooooo. Jeff Niemann has to go and toss 6.1 innings of […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: A Grand Debut For Matt Spring

    Down On The Farm: A Grand Debut For Matt Spring

    May 25, 2007 at 9:18 am 0 comments

    Durham 10, Rochester 6 (14 inn). Second straight strong start for JP Howell as he tries to get back on the radar with the Rays front office. Howell threw 5 shutout innings of 1-hit, 1 walk ball. He struck out 3. He retired 11 of the last 12 batters he […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: James Houser Wins 14th Straight

    Down On The Farm: James Houser Wins 14th Straight

    May 21, 2007 at 12:13 pm 0 comments

    Durham 10, Syracuse 3. Andy Sonnanstine picked up his 6th win of the season after allowing 3 runs on 7 hits and 3 walks in 6 innings. He was supported by 3 home runs including Joel Guzman’s 5th. He was 2-4 with 3 RBI and picked up his 4th stolen […]

     
  • The Hangover: Delmon Young Is Heating Up

    The Hangover: Delmon Young Is Heating Up

    May 18, 2007 at 11:54 am 0 comments

    Devil Rays 8, Rangers 6.Forgve us for getting all “scouty” on you, but we just want to take a moment to point out how smart a hitter Delmon Young is becoming. Here is the pitch sequence before his walk-off home run in the 10th inning. Fastball up and in…Ball 1 […]