Minor League Affiliates

  • A Conversation with new Durham Bulls writer Jessica Quiroli

    A Conversation with new Durham Bulls writer Jessica Quiroli

    December 20, 2013 at 8:24 am 0 comments

    Rays Index correspondent Jordi Scrubbings attended the Winter Meetings and caught up with Jessica Quiroli.  Covering the Minor Leagues is often a thankless profession. Writers work just as hard as their Major League brethren in smaller stadiums, in smaller press boxes, in smaller locker rooms, and for much smaller pay. […]

     
  • Rays Minor League Rosters Have Been Revealed, Here Is The Organizational Depth Chart

    Rays Minor League Rosters Have Been Revealed, Here Is The Organizational Depth Chart

    March 31, 2013 at 3:08 pm 9 comments

    The opening day rosters for the Rays’ full-season minor league teams have been announced. To see the full breakdown, head to our Cork-Board, the full organizational depth chart, which can always be found over on the right side of the page. We still do not know the rotations or lineups. […]

     
  • The Continued Struggle for the Soul of the Florida Sports Fan

    The Continued Struggle for the Soul of the Florida Sports Fan

    September 23, 2011 at 8:15 am 12 comments

    Jordi Scrubbings is back

     
  • Investigating the Longo Viral Video

    Investigating the Longo Viral Video

    May 25, 2011 at 11:09 am 3 comments

    Our correspondent in charge of all things sensible, Jordi Scrubbings, is back with an in-depth look at the Evan Longoria bare-hand catch video that has now topped 4,000,000 views since we first posted it three weeks ago… By now, half of creation has seen the amazing viral video of Evan Longoria […]

     
  • The Battle for the Passion of the Florida Sports Fan

    The Battle for the Passion of the Florida Sports Fan

    October 3, 2010 at 6:56 am 10 comments

    On August 3rd, 1980 more than 16,000 people packed Tampa Stadium for the “Last Tango in Tampa”, a Championship Wrestling of Florida event featuring the best wrestlers of the day. Through a sweltering heat – the air was “hot and heavy” according to announcer Gordon Solie – fans watched legends […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: JP Howell Makes Case For Edwin Jackson

    Down On The Farm: JP Howell Makes Case For Edwin Jackson

    April 7, 2007 at 3:52 pm 0 comments

    Syracuse 16, Durham 0. One night after the Bulls pitchers were nearly unhittable, they were very hittable. JP Howell made his first start a forgettable one. With a chance to show that the Rays made the wrong decision in picking Edwin Jackson as the 5th starter, Howell gave up 6 […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Big Night For Rays Pitching Prospects

    Down On The Farm: Big Night For Rays Pitching Prospects

    April 6, 2007 at 12:31 pm 0 comments

    Evan Longoria (left) and Reid Brignac Syracuse 2, Durham 1. What a night for Rays minor league pitchers… Jason Hammel couldn’t have been much better in his 2007 debut. He pitched 5 hitless innings allowing only 2 base runners on fielding errors. He struck out 5. Tim Corcoran followed with […]