Gettin’ A Delmon

  • Getting a Delmon 2.0

    Getting a Delmon 2.0

    September 7, 2013 at 10:00 am 3 comments

    Our correspondent Jordi Scrubbings is back with his latest take on the Raysiverse… For the last years of the Tampa Bay Devil Rays, Delmon Young represented the future. He was Baseball America’s #3 Top Prospect in 2003, 2004, and 2006, and the number one prospect in Minor League Baseball in […]

     
  • [DELMON YOUNG] Dude, The Twins Did Not Get A Delmon

    [DELMON YOUNG] Dude, The Twins Did Not Get A Delmon

    May 29, 2008 at 6:12 pm 3 comments

    On Sept. 23, 2007, Delmon Young hit a 2-run home run against the Red Sox in the 2nd inning. After being traded to the Minnesota Twins for Matt Garza and Jason Bartlett this past off-season, little did anybody know that 8 months later, Young would yet to have hit another. […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Rays Earn Chance To Win Another Series

    [THE HANGOVER] Rays Earn Chance To Win Another Series

    May 1, 2008 at 12:18 pm 4 comments

    DEVIL RAYS WEBTOPIA… Last day with a reduced schedule…Things should return back to normal tomorrow. Sue us. Tampa Bay Sports Blog takes a closer look at the Rays defense and sees lots of improvement even if the team does miss Delmon Young in right field…Gotta admit, Young’s arm is the […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Delmon Young Walks The Company-Line In Minnesota

    [THE HANGOVER] Delmon Young Walks The Company-Line In Minnesota

    February 1, 2008 at 9:21 am 1 comment

    Tampa Bay Rays (13 days until pitchers and catchers report)A college newspaper in Minnesota got a hold of Delmon Young for a quick little Q&A following the Minnesota Twins FanFest. And boy, what a difference 1,600 miles makes. When asked about his experience with Tampa Bay… Tampa was fun. They […]

     
  • [GETTIN' A DELMON] Delmon Young And Elijah Dukes Appear At The Dugout

    [GETTIN' A DELMON] Delmon Young And Elijah Dukes Appear At The Dugout

    January 17, 2008 at 4:22 pm 0 comments

    Delmon Young and Elijah Dukes may be gone but that does not mean we can’t still make fun of them. In fact, they are more fair-game than ever as we no longer get that guilty feeling of “picking on one of our own”. We must admit, nothing gets us more […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Manatees Anticipating Carlos Pena’s Home Runs

    [THE HANGOVER] Manatees Anticipating Carlos Pena’s Home Runs

    January 9, 2008 at 9:14 am 1 comment

    Tampa Bay Rays (36 days until pitchers and catchers report)Like any major redevelopment, the Tampa Bay Rays will have to win a lot of fights along the way as opposition will pop up everywhere. After removing their request for $60 million in state subsidies, the next fight that is starting […]

     
  • AL ROOKIE OF THE YEAR Dustin Pedrioa Supporter Makes Case For Delmon Young

    AL ROOKIE OF THE YEAR Dustin Pedrioa Supporter Makes Case For Delmon Young

    November 12, 2007 at 1:24 pm 2 comments

    [Update: Delmon Young has finished second in the voting to Dustin Pedroia. Young received three first place votes out of 28] Today, the winners of the Rookie of the Year awards for each league will be announced. The general belief is that Dustin Pedroia of the Boston Red Sox will […]

     
  • RAYS GET NO RESPECT Bill James Is Fixin’ On Gettin’ A Delmon

    RAYS GET NO RESPECT Bill James Is Fixin’ On Gettin’ A Delmon

    November 2, 2007 at 5:30 pm 3 comments

    A short while ago we took exception when Bill James’ list of the top 25 major leaguers under the age of 30. While both Scott Kazmir (#6) and James Shields (#20) made the list, we were surprised that BJ Upton, Carl Crawford and Delmon Young were all left off the […]

     
  • 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 […]

     
  • 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 […]