James Houser

  • [THE HANGOVER] Christmas In February For James Houser

    [THE HANGOVER] Christmas In February For James Houser

    February 29, 2008 at 10:23 am 3 comments

    Tampa Bay Rays (31 days until Opening Day) The Rays and James Houser have found a loophole in his suspension. The Rays added the Sarasota native to their 40-man roster in November to protect him from being taken in the Rule 5 draft, and that move apparently trumps the suspension, […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] James Houser Added To 40-Man Roster Despite Ongoing Suspension

    [THE HANGOVER] James Houser Added To 40-Man Roster Despite Ongoing Suspension

    November 26, 2007 at 9:19 am 0 comments

    Devil RaysSince the we embarked on our Thanksgiving shenanigans, the Rays made several changes to the 40-man roster. Dropped from the 40-man roster Chris Snelling (traded to Phillies) Jon Switzer (DFA’d) Brian Stokes (DFA’d) Added to 40-man roster John Jaso, C Jason Pridie, OF Fernando Perez, OF James Houser, SP […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Three Rays Farmhands Named To Post-Season All-Star Squads

    Down On The Farm: Three Rays Farmhands Named To Post-Season All-Star Squads

    August 29, 2007 at 8:45 am 0 comments

    Durham 5, Norfolk 2. Jae Seo allowed 1 run in 6 innings. He struck out 3 and walked none to pick up his 8th win. Evan Longoria was 1-4 with a strikeout. Jason Pridie was 1-5 with a double and 2 RBI. He is hitting .314. Montgomery 9, Carolina 1 […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Ryan Royster Continues His Torrid Pace

    Down On The Farm: Ryan Royster Continues His Torrid Pace

    August 19, 2007 at 11:26 am 2 comments

    Louisville 8, Durham 7. Mitch Talbot was touched for 6 runs in 6.2 innings. He allowed 9 hits and 2 walks, while striking out 6. Shawn Camp entered the game with a 7-6 lead, getting the final out of the 7th inning, but blew the lead in the 8th giving […]

     
  • [DOWN ON THE FARM] James Houser Suspended 50 Games

    [DOWN ON THE FARM] James Houser Suspended 50 Games

    August 18, 2007 at 10:56 am 0 comments

    Turns out it was disciplinary and not a trade, with the discipline coming from Major League baseball and not the team. James Houser was suspended for 50 games for testing positive for a performance-enhancing drug. Pitching prospect Houser suspended [tampabay.com]Durham 3, Indianapolis 0. Jae Seo pitched 7.2 shutout innings. He […]

     
  • Devil Rays May Be Set To Announce A Trade

    Devil Rays May Be Set To Announce A Trade

    August 17, 2007 at 9:32 pm 1 comment

    The Devil Rays’ 2003 second round pick, James Houser, was scratched from his scheduled start for the Montgomery Biscuits on Friday night. This comes one night after he was involved in a lengthy closed-door meeting with Biscuit’s manager Billy Gardner, pitching coach Neil Allen and field coordinator Jim Hoff. The […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Seven Rays To Appear In Arizona Fall League

    Down On The Farm: Seven Rays To Appear In Arizona Fall League

    August 17, 2007 at 9:58 am 0 comments

    Indianapolis 9, Durham 1. JP Howell was roughed up for 9 runs (7 earned) in only 4 innings. Calvin Medlock pitched 3 shutout innings, with no hits, but did walk 2 and struck out none. Evan Longoria hit his third home run since being promoted to AAA to account for […]

     
  • 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: James Houser Named Pitcher-Of-Week

    Down On The Farm: James Houser Named Pitcher-Of-Week

    May 22, 2007 at 8:14 am 0 comments

    Durham 5, Syracuse 4. Mitch Talbot had a rare strong outing for the Bulls last night. He pitched 6 innings and gave up 4 hits and 1 run. He struck out 5, but walked 3 and hit a batter. Seth McClung picked up his 3rd save despite walking 3 and […]

     
  • 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 […]