Al Reyes

  • [2008 ROSTER] The Professor’s Take On "Jake Takes On The Winter Meetings"

    [2008 ROSTER] The Professor’s Take On "Jake Takes On The Winter Meetings"

    December 4, 2007 at 1:37 pm 10 comments

    For the record: I have decided to break down this post written by Jacob Larsen of DRays Bay even before reading it, having no idea if I will agree or disagree with the points that have been made… Jake Larsen of DRays Bay takes on the role of Tampa Bay […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Winter Meetings Are Underway In Nashville

    [THE HANGOVER] Winter Meetings Are Underway In Nashville

    December 3, 2007 at 9:39 am 5 comments

    Tampa Bay Rays (66-96)Correction: On Friday we mentioned that Saturday was the deadline for offering arbitration to all players that are arbitration eligible. In fact, the deadline was only for teams to offer arbitration to their free agents. Players with at least three years, but less than six years of […]

     
  • [TROY PERCIVAL] Rays Agree To Contract With Free Agent Troy Percival

    [TROY PERCIVAL] Rays Agree To Contract With Free Agent Troy Percival

    November 29, 2007 at 11:52 am 0 comments

    Buster Olney is reporting this morning that the Tampa Bay Rays and free agent Troy Percival have agreed on a two-year contract which will be announced once Percival passes a physical. The odds of the Tampa Bay Rays winning the AL pennant are 75-1, and their six-player trade with Minnesota […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Justin Ruggiano Powers Team USA To Top Seed

    [THE HANGOVER] Justin Ruggiano Powers Team USA To Top Seed

    November 15, 2007 at 10:22 am 0 comments

    Team USA 10, Chinese Taipei 7.Justin Ruggiano and Evan Longoria helped Team USA clinch the top seed in the quarterfinals by leading the team to a win over Taipei in the final game of group play. Ruggiano went 3-5, hitting 2 home runs and driving in 5. He had an […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] There Are No Carl Crawford Rumors To Deny

    [THE HANGOVER] There Are No Carl Crawford Rumors To Deny

    November 14, 2007 at 11:05 am 0 comments

    Team USA 4, South Africa 2.Evan Longoria went 1-4 with a triple and Justin Ruggiano went 0-4 as Team USA moved to 5-1 and clinched a spot in the World Cup quarterfinals. They have one final game in the preliminary round versus Taipei with the quarterfinals set to played on […]

     
  • The Hangover: Evan Longoria Picks Up In Arizona, Where He Left Off In Durham

    The Hangover: Evan Longoria Picks Up In Arizona, Where He Left Off In Durham

    October 11, 2007 at 11:00 am 1 comment

    Peo Sequaros 5, Scottsdale Scorpions 4. The Arizona Fall League is under way and several prospects from the Devil Rays organization are on the Scottsdale Scorpions roster, including Evan Longoria and Reid Brignac. Also joining The Dirtbag and the Cajun God of Baseball are pitchers Nick DeBarr, Calvin Medlock, Evan […]

     
  • The Hangover: If The Devil Rays Scored 42 Runs On A Football Sunday, Would Anybody Notice?

    The Hangover: If The Devil Rays Scored 42 Runs On A Football Sunday, Would Anybody Notice?

    September 24, 2007 at 8:00 am 1 comment

    Devil Rays 6, Red Sox 4.The Devil Rays played yesterday? Unfortunate that the Rays pulled off their best performance in over a week, when the game was played at the same time as a Bucs home game in which the Bucs looked as good as they have since the 2003 […]

     
  • The Hangover: Somebody Pissed In Our Wheaties

    The Hangover: Somebody Pissed In Our Wheaties

    August 15, 2007 at 10:34 am 3 comments

    Red Sox 2, Devil Rays 1.Let that be a lesson to you kids out there. Don’t anger the baseball gods.Let’s all bow down and honor the best team of 2008. Let’s pay homage the greatest team in the history of baseball. Let’s sacrifice a decapitated cat to Ted Williams and […]

     
  • The Hangover: Rays Are Starting To Look Like The Team Joe Maddon Always Wanted

    The Hangover: Rays Are Starting To Look Like The Team Joe Maddon Always Wanted

    August 3, 2007 at 12:21 pm 1 comment

    Devil Rays (off day)The Rays open a three game set tonight at the Trop against the Baltimore Orioles. How bad have the Devil Rays been this season? At the beginning of June, the Rays had thoughts of third place in the division. Now Tampa Bay is 9 games behind the […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Rays Send Message To Elijah Dukes: You Are Not Welcome Back

    [THE HANGOVER] Rays Send Message To Elijah Dukes: You Are Not Welcome Back

    August 1, 2007 at 10:20 am 1 comment

    Blue Jays 2, Devil Rays 0. If anybody was wondering whether or not we would see Elijah Dukes in a Devil Rays uniform again this season, the team made a very subtle move to indicate that it will not happen this year, and may not happen ever again. Dan Wheeler […]