Mike DiFelice

  • [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 HANGOVER] Who’s On First? Mickey Mouse Unfortunately

    [THE HANGOVER] Who’s On First? Mickey Mouse Unfortunately

    April 22, 2008 at 9:45 am 2 comments

    THE GOOD: The Rays did not lose their 12th game. THE BAD: The Rays are still in last place in the AL East. THE TELLING: The Rays will still be in last place tomorrow. DEVIL RAYS WEBTOPIA… A programming note: The Rays Index Live Blog-A-Baloo will be held tonight at […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Edwin Jackson Reverts Back To Nuke-Of-Old

    [THE HANGOVER] Edwin Jackson Reverts Back To Nuke-Of-Old

    April 21, 2008 at 10:02 am 4 comments

    THE GOOD: The Bullpen? Are we the only ones that think a huge bullpen implosion is just waiting to happen? Yesterday, four relievers combined for 4.2 innings, 3 hits, 1 walk and no runs, while striking out 5. The bullpen now has an ERA of 2.70, a number that is […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Gary Glover Is McGlovin

    [THE HANGOVER] Gary Glover Is McGlovin

    April 16, 2008 at 10:44 am 1 comment

    THE GOOD: Jonny Gomes and Justin Ruggiano started against the lefty and went a combined 3-6 with a walk and an RBI…Last night during the Live Blog-A-Baloo we introduced a new nickname. McGlovin. For Gary Glover. He really is faking the whole major league pitcher thing (For those unfamiliar with […]

     
  • [THE SATURDAY MORNING REVOLUTION] Rays Punch Yankees In The Mouth

    [THE SATURDAY MORNING REVOLUTION] Rays Punch Yankees In The Mouth

    April 5, 2008 at 8:47 am 0 comments

    DRG here again to get you through the weekend… Yesterday: Tampa Bay Rays. The Good: Scoring 13 runs in Yankee stadium in the first regular season game since the incidents in spring training. Like Prof keeps saying. If you want respect, you gotta punch the bully right in the mouth…The […]

     
  • [THE SATURDAY MORNING REVOLUTION] Rays Opening Day Roster Is Now Set

    [THE SATURDAY MORNING REVOLUTION] Rays Opening Day Roster Is Now Set

    March 29, 2008 at 10:26 am 1 comment

    Tampa Bay Devil Dogs (2 days until opening day) DRG here again to get you through the weekend… Yesterday: Reds 6, Tampa Bay Rays 3. The Good: Carl Crawford was 3-4 with 2 doubles…Carlos Pena hit a ball so hard off the top of the wall in right field that […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Josh Paul Is Still Favorite To Be Backup Catcher

    [THE HANGOVER] Josh Paul Is Still Favorite To Be Backup Catcher

    February 18, 2008 at 9:29 am 4 comments

    Tampa Bay Rays (42 days until Opening Day)Joe Maddon stated that Shawn Riggans is the favorite to be the backup catcher on opening day. Papa Joe then commented on what his criteria is for a backup catcher. “The backup guy should be pretty effective defensively,” Maddon said. “It’s not an […]

     
  • [THE SUNDAY AFTERNOON REVOLUTION] Andy Sonnanstine Has Big Advantage In Fight For Final Two Spots Of Rotation

    [THE SUNDAY AFTERNOON REVOLUTION] Andy Sonnanstine Has Big Advantage In Fight For Final Two Spots Of Rotation

    February 17, 2008 at 2:24 pm 0 comments

    Tampa Bay Devil Dogs (43 days until opening day)DRG here again to get you through the weekend… Joe Maddon noted that he hopes that the Rays will become a better baserunning team in 2008 with the addition of Dave Martinez as bench coach. He also stated that the biggest factor […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] All Evan Longoria Needs Is A Chance, And Now He’s Got It

    [THE HANGOVER] All Evan Longoria Needs Is A Chance, And Now He’s Got It

    February 12, 2008 at 9:54 pm 3 comments

    Tampa Bay Rays (1 day until pitchers and catchers report) It is what he wanted. It is what we wanted. It is not necessarily what the front office wanted. But now it looks like Evan Longoria will get the opportunity to prove in Spring Training that he belongs in the […]

     
  • [THE SATURDAY MORNING REVOLUTION] In A Revolution, One Triumphs Or One Dies

    [THE SATURDAY MORNING REVOLUTION] In A Revolution, One Triumphs Or One Dies

    February 2, 2008 at 11:35 am 7 comments

    Tampa Bay Devil Dogs (12 days until pitchers and catchers report) Please allow myself to introduce…myself. The name is DEVIL RAY GUEVARA. You can call me DRG for short. I will be manning the ship on most weekends from now on and if I behave myself, the Prof says I […]