Josh Hamilton

  • [THE MONDAY MORNING REVOLUTION] Dirtbag Double Gives Rays Walk-Off Win And Lead In AL East

    [THE MONDAY MORNING REVOLUTION] Dirtbag Double Gives Rays Walk-Off Win And Lead In AL East

    May 26, 2008 at 11:14 am 1 comment

    DRG here again with bonus holiday Monday duty. I can be reached here, but expect today’s load to be light. The Good: Carlos Pena not only his 10th home run in the 3rd inning to give the Rays the lead 2-1, but he also walked 3 times. In the Orioles […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Don’t Forget To Cast Your Votes For Crawford (And Navarro)

    [THE HANGOVER] Don’t Forget To Cast Your Votes For Crawford (And Navarro)

    May 23, 2008 at 10:30 am 1 comment

    With yesterday’s off-day, we wanted to take a moment and promote our campaign to get CARL CRAWFORD (and Dioner Navarro) ELECTED TO START THE ALL-STAR GAME. As Rays fans we don’t necessarily need to generate all the votes necessary, but if we can get Crawford on a roll, when the […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Rays Climb Out Of Cellar

    [THE HANGOVER] Rays Climb Out Of Cellar

    April 25, 2008 at 10:14 am 14 comments

    THE GOOD: A rare sac bunt from the Rays as Aki Iwamura moved Dioner Navarro to third base in the 3rd inning. Navi would score the Rays first run on a Carl Crawford ground out. How rare? That was the Rays second sac bunt this year. AL teams are averaging […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The Price For Scott Kazmir Keeps Going Up

    [THE HANGOVER] The Price For Scott Kazmir Keeps Going Up

    December 5, 2007 at 9:54 am 4 comments

    Tampa Bay Rays (66-96)If the Rays want to sign Scott Kazmir to a long-term contract, they may want to do it sooner rather than later, because the price keeps going up. Jake Peavy signed a contract extension with the San Diego Padres that will guarantee him $65.5 million over the […]

     
  • The Hangover: Reid Brignac Continues To Struggle In AFL

    The Hangover: Reid Brignac Continues To Struggle In AFL

    October 24, 2007 at 8:03 am 0 comments

    Scottsdale 7, Peo Javelinas 6 (10 inn.). Evan Longoria has completed his tour of duty in the Arizona Fall League as he will now join Team USA as they compete in the World Cup in Chinese Taipei. Reid Brignac was the only Devil Ray in action yesterday, going 0-5 with […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Another Strong Outing By Josh Butler

    Down On The Farm: Another Strong Outing By Josh Butler

    June 3, 2007 at 1:25 pm 0 comments

    Louisville 7, Durham 5. Jason Hammel struck out 9 in 5 innings but allowed 7 hits and 3 walks that led to 4 runs. Justin Ruggiano and Wes Bankston contributed 2 hits apiece. Ruggiano is now 12-38 (.315) with 4 home runs and 3 doubles in the past 9 games. […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Josh Hamilton, Right Place, Wrong Team

    Down On The Farm: Josh Hamilton, Right Place, Wrong Team

    June 2, 2007 at 10:45 am 4 comments

    Durham 5, Louisville 4 (10 inn). Mitch Talbot struck out 5 in 6 innings and allowed 3 runs on 5 hits and 3 walks. Ben Zobrist and Wes Bankston homered for the Bulls. Bankston’s 8th home run of the season came with 2 outs in the bottom of the 10th […]

     
  • 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. […]

     
  • The Hangover: Say It With Us…Rays Sweep Yankees

    The Hangover: Say It With Us…Rays Sweep Yankees

    April 25, 2007 at 8:28 am 0 comments

    Devil Rays 6, Yankees 4.Show of hands…how many of you thought the inning was over when the Yankees brought in a side-arming lefty to face Carl Crawford with the bases loaded and 2 outs? Be honest. If you don’t have your hand raised you are lying to yourself and to […]

     
  • The Hangover: Edwin Jackson Reminds Us That He Is Still Edwin Jackson

    The Hangover: Edwin Jackson Reminds Us That He Is Still Edwin Jackson

    April 15, 2007 at 1:36 pm 0 comments

    Minnesota 12, D-Rays 5.Edwin Jackson threw 66 pitches in 3+ innings and only 33 were for strikes. He also hit a batter and threw a wild pitch. The defense did not help matters by throwing a few of their own wild pitches. After going the entire first week without an […]