Gettin’ A Delmon

  • [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 […]

     
  • 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. […]