Chris Mason

  • Down On The Farm: Jake McGee Starts His Domination Of AA

    Down On The Farm: Jake McGee Starts His Domination Of AA

    August 16, 2007 at 9:45 am 1 comment

    Durham 15, Charlotte 5. The Bulls scored 12 runs in the 5th inning to turn a 4-3 deficit into a 15-4 lead. The big blow was a 3-run double by Jason Pridie who finished 2-5 with a home run and 5 RBI. Justin Ruggiano had 3 hits in 4 at […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: We Better Start Remembering The Name Ryan Royster

    Down On The Farm: We Better Start Remembering The Name Ryan Royster

    August 14, 2007 at 8:38 am 0 comments

    Durham 4, Charlotte 0. Mitch Talbot moved to 11-8 with 7 shutout innings. He is 5-1 in his last 6 starts and now tied with teammate Jeff Niemann for the IL lead in victories. Wes Bankston hit his 11th home run. Evan Longoria was given the night off. Columbus 5, […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Jeff Niemann Makes Case For Spot In Devil Rays Rotation

    Down On The Farm: Jeff Niemann Makes Case For Spot In Devil Rays Rotation

    July 26, 2007 at 7:17 am 0 comments

    Durham 3, Norfolk 0. Jeff Niemann pitched 6 scoreless innings, striking out 4 and walking 1 to pick up his 11th win. Three relievers combined to complete the shutout, with Chad Orvella pitching a 1-hit 9th with 2 strike outs for his 14th save. Jorge Cantu was 2-4 and hit […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Jeff Niemann And Chris Mason Pick Up League-Leading Victories

    Down On The Farm: Jeff Niemann And Chris Mason Pick Up League-Leading Victories

    July 16, 2007 at 8:05 am 0 comments

    Durham 5, Buffalo 4. JK Ryu struck out 7 but allowed 4 runs in 5 innings. Mississippi 12, Montgomery 2. Jonathon Barratt gave up 6 runs (5 earned) in 3 innings. Two of the runs came as a result of bases loaded balks in the second inning. Fernando Perez was […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Justin Ruggiano In AAA All-Star Game Tonight

    Down On The Farm: Justin Ruggiano In AAA All-Star Game Tonight

    July 11, 2007 at 9:08 am 0 comments

    Bristol 10, Princeton 5. NOTES FROM DOWN ON THE FARM… On Monday night, three Montgomery Biscuits participated in the Southern League All-Star game. Catcher John Jaso had two singles in two at bats but was also charged with 2 passed balls. Pitcher Chris Mason struck out 2 and walked 1 […]

     
  • 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 […]

     
  • 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: Mason And Longoria Receive Honors

    Down On The Farm: Mason And Longoria Receive Honors

    June 6, 2007 at 11:52 am 1 comment

    Montgomery 3, Carolina 2. Jonathon Barratt struck out 7 and only allowed 1 run in 6 innings. Dale Thayer gave up a solo home run in the 9th, but settled down to pick up his 13th save. Evan Longoria hit his 13th home run and Reid Brignac went 0-4. Sarasota […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Jeremy Hellickson Trumps Jacob McGee And James Houser

    Down On The Farm: Jeremy Hellickson Trumps Jacob McGee And James Houser

    May 16, 2007 at 8:52 am 0 comments

    Pawtucket 15, Durham 6. Mitch Talbot is now 0-5 in his last 7 starts after giving up 7 hits, 4 walks and 5 runs (2 earned) in 3 innings. His ERA is now 8.47 on the season, and any hopes of seeing Talbot in the big leagues this season are […]

     
  • 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 […]