Matt Spring

  • Down On The Farm: Matt Spring Tries A New Position

    June 28, 2009 at 8:27 am 0 comments

    Durham 12, Columbus 5. James Houser overcame 3 straight bad outings to throw 6 shutout innings. He allowed 3 hits, 2 walks and 1 hit batter. He struck out 3…The Bulls leadoff hitter, Henry Mateo hit 2 home runs and drove in 3…Reid Brignac added his 4th home run and […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Edwin Jackson Would Be An Expensive Middle Reliever

    [THE HANGOVER] Edwin Jackson Would Be An Expensive Middle Reliever

    November 25, 2008 at 9:50 am 6 comments

    There has been much speculation about what the Rays will do with Edwin Jackson. Let’s assume for the moment that the Rays do not trade Andy Sonnanstine and both Sonny and David Price are in the rotation at the end of Spring Training. The Rays would then have two options. […]

     
  • [HOT STOVE] One Rays Prospect Is Guaranteed To Be Traded, Maybe

    [HOT STOVE] One Rays Prospect Is Guaranteed To Be Traded, Maybe

    November 10, 2008 at 11:43 am 1 comment

    Back in early August, the Rays added Chad Bradford from the Orioles for a Player To Be Named Later (PTBNL). It is two months later and the Rays have yet to send a player to the O’s to complete the deal. A couple of weeks ago, O’s GM Andy MacPhail […]

     
  • [DOWN ON THE FARM] 5 Farmhands Announced For Arizona Fall League

    [DOWN ON THE FARM] 5 Farmhands Announced For Arizona Fall League

    August 23, 2008 at 1:21 pm 0 comments

    Durham 6, Louisville 2. Ben Hendrickson won his 10th game, striking out 7 in 7 innings, allowing 2 runs on 4 hits and a walk…Dan Johnson was 2-4 with 2 doubles and a walk…John Jaso finished 1-4 with a walk and an RBI…Jonny Gomes was 0-5 with a strike out. […]

     
  • [DOWN ON THE FARM] Ruggiano Joins Medlock, DiFelice Back In Durham

    [DOWN ON THE FARM] Ruggiano Joins Medlock, DiFelice Back In Durham

    April 25, 2008 at 12:17 am 0 comments

    Durham: Off Montgomery 5, Birmingham 4. Jake McGee improved to 2-1 after holding Birmingham to 3 runs in 6 innings. He struck out 5 and walked 2. He did give up a solo home run in the 3rd…Erold Andrus and Sergio Pedroza had 2 hits apiece. Andrus added his 8th […]

     
  • [THE SUNDAY MORNING REVOLUTION] David Price: And So It Begins

    [THE SUNDAY MORNING REVOLUTION] David Price: And So It Begins

    March 9, 2008 at 11:14 am 1 comment

    Tampa Bay Devil Dogs (22 days until opening day) DRG here again to get you through the weekend… Yesterday: Tampa Bay Rays 4, Yankees 1.except for Shawn Riggans at catcher, this is the lineup we could see on March 31 including the batting order with Cliff Floyd in the 5-hole […]

     
  • [THE SATURDAY MORNING REVOLUTION] Pedro Alvarez Named Preseason All-American

    [THE SATURDAY MORNING REVOLUTION] Pedro Alvarez Named Preseason All-American

    February 9, 2008 at 10:20 am 2 comments

    Tampa Bay Devil Dogs (5 days until pitchers and catchers report)Baseball America names their preseason college All-Americans. The list includes Vanderbilt’s third baseman Pedro Alvarez. Alvarez has been a first-team All-American and the top hitter on Team USA in each of his first two seasons, and his bat speed and […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: A Grand Debut For Matt Spring

    Down On The Farm: A Grand Debut For Matt Spring

    May 25, 2007 at 9:18 am 0 comments

    Durham 10, Rochester 6 (14 inn). Second straight strong start for JP Howell as he tries to get back on the radar with the Rays front office. Howell threw 5 shutout innings of 1-hit, 1 walk ball. He struck out 3. He retired 11 of the last 12 batters he […]