Prospects

  • A Review of Pre-Season Rays Writing

    A Review of Pre-Season Rays Writing

    March 30, 2011 at 9:00 am 3 comments

    We are less than a week away from Opening Day. A day romanticized by fans, writers, announcers, analysts, and everyone else associated with The Grand Old Game. It’s also the day of dreams, hopes, and projections. It’s the day we look to the Rays front office and hope they made […]

     
  • The RaysProspects.com 2011 Prospect Guide

    March 8, 2011 at 9:30 am 0 comments

    Rays Prospects has released their 2011 Prospect Guide. If you have any interest in keeping up with the Rays minor league system, you will want to download a copy. [Rays Prospects] Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

     
  • Cork-Board Now Includes Draft Info

    Cork-Board Now Includes Draft Info

    July 20, 2010 at 9:00 am 6 comments

    For those of you that are not familiar, let us introduce you to the Cork-Board… The Cork-Board, which you can find in the sidebar, is a full organizational depth chart for the Tampa Bay Rays, including rosters for the Rays and their minor league affiliates all the way down to […]

     
  • 2009 Tampa Bay Rays Top Prospects Meta-Analysis (Update)

    2009 Tampa Bay Rays Top Prospects Meta-Analysis (Update)

    February 14, 2009 at 11:00 am 3 comments

    In the science community, a meta-analysis is what we do when we don’t want to do any work ourselves and instead want to take the work of a bunch of other people, tease the data a little, draw some conclusions that nobody had noticed before, and then pawn it off […]

     
  • 2009 Tampa Bay Rays Top Prospects Meta-Analysis

    2009 Tampa Bay Rays Top Prospects Meta-Analysis

    February 2, 2009 at 10:00 am 0 comments

    In the science community, a meta-analysis is what we do when we don’t want to do any work ourselves and instead want to take the work of a bunch of other people, tease the data a little, draw some conclusions that nobody had noticed before, and then pawn it off […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Five Rays Among ESPN’s Top 50 Prospects

    [THE HANGOVER] Five Rays Among ESPN’s Top 50 Prospects

    January 23, 2009 at 8:00 am 0 comments

    A few days ago we learned that Keith Law of ESPN ranked the Rays as the second best minor league system despite the graduation of Evan Longoria and the loss of Jake McGee for a year. Now we know why. Six of Keith Law’s top 100 prospects are players in […]

     
  • Law: Rays’ Farm System Second Best

    January 21, 2009 at 1:00 pm 0 comments

    Earlier this week we saw that the Rays fell out of the top spot in Baseball America’s ranking of the minor league systems. Like BA, Keith Law of ESPN has the Texas Rangers as the top far system. Unlike BA, Law has the Rays in the top 3. In fact, […]

     
  • [FARM SYSTEM] Meta-Analysis Of Tampa Bay Rays’ Top Prospects: A Look Back

    [FARM SYSTEM] Meta-Analysis Of Tampa Bay Rays’ Top Prospects: A Look Back

    November 4, 2008 at 2:27 pm 22 comments

    Last January we performed a meta-analysis of the Rays’ top prospects, in which we built a composite ranking of the top 14 players in the system based on eight different rankings and our own “Trade Value Index“. Let’s take a look back at the list and see how each of […]

     
  • [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 […]

     
  • [HAPPY HOUR] BJ Upton’s New Role: Coverboy

    [HAPPY HOUR] BJ Upton’s New Role: Coverboy

    February 29, 2008 at 4:35 pm 5 comments

    Tampa Bay Rays (30.5 days until Opening Day) Went out to check the mail today and we were surprised with quite a little present. That my friends is the Tampa Bay Rays’ very own BJ Upton along with his brother Justin Upton of the D-Backs. And no, this is not […]