Shawn Riggans

  • [THE HANGOVER] One More Time…Scott Kazmir Is Not Going Anywhere…For Now

    [THE HANGOVER] One More Time…Scott Kazmir Is Not Going Anywhere…For Now

    January 7, 2008 at 10:58 am 3 comments

    Tampa Bay Rays (38 days until pitchers and catchers report)Will everybody please shut the hell up about Scott Kazmir? This has been going on all off-season and it is approaching ludicrous levels. The original source for all the stories and speculation was a New York Post article written by the […]

     
  • THE HANGOVERStop The Friggin Presses! Curt Schilling Will Not Pitch For The Rays In 2008!

    THE HANGOVERStop The Friggin Presses! Curt Schilling Will Not Pitch For The Rays In 2008!

    October 31, 2007 at 3:17 am 0 comments

    Team USA 10 , Mesa 2.Evan Longoria did not start, but he did pinch hit in the 5th and played third base, going 1-2 with a single and a walk. Justin Ruggiano started in left and went 1-4. Ruggiano also stole a base.Peo Javelinas 4, Scottsdale 3.Reid Brignac went 0-5…again. […]

     
  • Did We Miss Something? Devil Rays Make Series Of Moves

    Did We Miss Something? Devil Rays Make Series Of Moves

    July 30, 2007 at 10:34 am 1 comment

    We are still not back from our self-imposed exile in the sunshine state, so the regular posts will not return until tomorrow, but in the meantime, we heard some rumors that Andrew Friedman may have made a move or two this weekend to improve the Rays relief corps. We have […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Rhyne Hughes Continues Breakout Season

    Down On The Farm: Rhyne Hughes Continues Breakout Season

    July 23, 2007 at 10:25 am 2 comments

    Durham 13, Indianapolis 1. Jae Seo struck out 7 and walked none in 8 shutout innings. Newly acquired Jon Weber hit his first home run with the Bulls and drove in 5.Vero Beach 3, St. Lucie 2 (gm 1). Rhyne Hughes was 2-3 with 2 doubles, including a 2-run double […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: BJ Upton Makes Final Rehab Start For Vero Beach

    Down On The Farm: BJ Upton Makes Final Rehab Start For Vero Beach

    July 13, 2007 at 1:23 pm 0 comments

    Buffalo 3, Durham 1. JP Howell made a spot-start for Durham with Joe Maddon deciding to skip him the first time through the rotation. He struck out 5 and walked none while allowing 2 runs in 5 innings. Michel Hernandez hit a solo home run to drive in the only […]

     
  • The Hangover: Devil Rays Bullpen Blows Lead…Again

    The Hangover: Devil Rays Bullpen Blows Lead…Again

    June 28, 2007 at 10:19 am 0 comments

    White Sox 5, Devil Rays 3.2008…2008…2008…We still don’t know what to think about this team. We braced ourselves for what we knew would be a trying season. The team was talented, but it was very young, which means we knew they would be inconsistent. The team still had enormous holes […]

     
  • The Hangover: El Gato Strikes Again

    The Hangover: El Gato Strikes Again

    June 5, 2007 at 9:11 am 0 comments

    Devil Rays 4, Royals 2. Carlos Pena was 3-3 and hit his 12th home run and his 56th catwalk. How good has Pena been this season? Of the 12 players in the AL with at least 11 home runs, Pena’s 131 at bats are at least 56 fewer than any […]

     
  • The Hangover: That’s Why We Call Him ‘James The Greater’

    The Hangover: That’s Why We Call Him ‘James The Greater’

    May 31, 2007 at 10:53 am 3 comments

    Devil Rays 5, Tigers 3. James Shields proved last night that if he wants a W, he just going to have to go out and do it himself. Shields had not won since a May 3rd victory over the Twins. That’s a span of 4 starts including a start in […]

     
  • The Hangover: Finally! Jae Seo Gets Some Run Support

    The Hangover: Finally! Jae Seo Gets Some Run Support

    May 25, 2007 at 10:50 am 0 comments

    Devil Rays 13, Mariners 12.What is the over/under these days for runs needed by the Rays offense when Jae Seo is on the mound? 13 sounds about right. It is sad when your team has a 12-4 lead after 5 innings and you are still scared. Sure enough, Seo had […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] We Knew The Bullpen Was Bad, But Geez

    [THE HANGOVER] We Knew The Bullpen Was Bad, But Geez

    May 22, 2007 at 10:00 am 4 comments

    Something smells…Let’s see if we can figure out what it is… Yesterday, somebody in the comments section asked about the number of runners inherited that Shawn Camp had allowed to score this year. Of course, we really don’t need a statistics to tell us that the answer is somewhere between […]