Ryan Royster

  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss James The Greater, JoeMa’s New Hoodie And Producing When It Matters

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss James The Greater, JoeMa’s New Hoodie And Producing When It Matters

    April 29, 2010 at 7:35 am 24 comments

    The GBT – The Good, The Bad and The Telling sandwich, where The Bad is nice and lean and the The Telling is ripe. THE GOOD: James the Greater. He had the changeup working as good as ever and the end result was a career-high matching 12 strikeouts. He had […]

     
  • [DOWN ON THE FARM] Baldelli Homers And Puts Speed On Display

    [DOWN ON THE FARM] Baldelli Homers And Puts Speed On Display

    July 26, 2008 at 9:18 am 1 comment

    Durham 10, Louisville 5. Wade Davis picked up his 2nd win in 2 triple-A starts. He allowed 3 runs in 6 innings on 4 hits and 3 walks. He struck out 6. All 3 runs were scored on 2 home runs in his final inning. Before allowing a leadoff home […]

     
  • The Hangover: Evan Longoria Still Hitting Home Runs And Little Else In Arizona

    The Hangover: Evan Longoria Still Hitting Home Runs And Little Else In Arizona

    October 15, 2007 at 9:34 am 1 comment

    Scottsdale Scorpions (5-0)Up and down weekend for Evan Longoria in the Arizona Fall League. The Dirtbag homered on Thursday and Friday to bring his streak to 3 straight games with a home run. He is tied for the league lead with 3 home runs and 5 RBI, but only has […]

     
  • The Hangover: Xavier Hernandez Breaks Down Top Prospects

    The Hangover: Xavier Hernandez Breaks Down Top Prospects

    October 9, 2007 at 10:47 am 0 comments

    Devil Rays (66-96)Durham pitching coach, Xavier Hernandez is considered to be a major league pitching coach-in-waiting. Having spent 2006 with Montgomery and this past season with the Bulls, X may have as much to do with the recent surge in top pitching prospects in the Devil Rays organization as anybody. […]

     
  • The Hangover: Baseball Is Just Fine The Way It is

    The Hangover: Baseball Is Just Fine The Way It is

    September 27, 2007 at 4:27 pm 0 comments

    Yankees 12, Devil Rays 4.I can’t even believe I am going to waste my time discussing this shit. Reason #4,312 that Americans hate soccer: Their fans are snobs and believe EVERYTHING in the world should imitate the “Beautiful Game”. The guys over at Sauntering are the latest group to propose […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Latest Prospect Hot Sheet Littered With Rays Prospects

    Down On The Farm: Latest Prospect Hot Sheet Littered With Rays Prospects

    September 5, 2007 at 8:34 am 1 comment

    Hudson Valley 11, Aberdeen 5. NOTES FROM DOWN ON THE FARM… Five Rays minor leaguers have made the latest edition of Baseball America’s “Prospect Hot Sheet”. Evan Longoria (#6; He’s held his own in the International League), Wade Davis (#12; In many organizations, Davis would be the No. 1 prospect. […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Three Minor League Affiliates Set To Begin Championship Runs

    Down On The Farm: Three Minor League Affiliates Set To Begin Championship Runs

    September 4, 2007 at 8:54 am 0 comments

    Durham 2, Charlotte 1. Mitch Talbot finished the regular season by picking up his 13th win. He went 6.2 innings, allowing 6 hits, 1 walk and 1 run. Chad Orvella picked up his 20th save. Evan Longoria was 0-3 with a walk and 3 strikeouts. He finished the regular season […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Ryan Royster Continues His Torrid Pace

    Down On The Farm: Ryan Royster Continues His Torrid Pace

    August 19, 2007 at 11:26 am 2 comments

    Louisville 8, Durham 7. Mitch Talbot was touched for 6 runs in 6.2 innings. He allowed 9 hits and 2 walks, while striking out 6. Shawn Camp entered the game with a 7-6 lead, getting the final out of the 7th inning, but blew the lead in the 8th giving […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: We Better Start Remembering The Name Ryan Royster

    Down On The Farm: We Better Start Remembering The Name Ryan Royster

    August 14, 2007 at 8:38 am 0 comments

    Durham 4, Charlotte 0. Mitch Talbot moved to 11-8 with 7 shutout innings. He is 5-1 in his last 6 starts and now tied with teammate Jeff Niemann for the IL lead in victories. Wes Bankston hit his 11th home run. Evan Longoria was given the night off. Columbus 5, […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Durham Bulls Making A Playoff Push

    Down On The Farm: Durham Bulls Making A Playoff Push

    August 13, 2007 at 8:13 am 4 comments

    While we try to bring the goings on with the Rays’ minor league affiliates, there is only so much we can talk about when we rarely, if ever, see these prospects play. The other problem we face with the minor league affiliates is the duality of these teams. They exist […]