Top Prospects

  • 2010 Tampa Bay Rays Top Prospects Meta-Analysis

    2010 Tampa Bay Rays Top Prospects Meta-Analysis

    February 2, 2010 at 10:00 am 11 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 […]

     
  • Matt Sweeney

    Six Rays Among ESPN.com Top 100 Prospects

    January 30, 2010 at 11:07 am 4 comments

    Earlier this week Keith Law ranked the Rays as the third best organization in baseball. Now Law has released his list of the Top 100 prospects. Six Rays are in the top 100, including 4 in the top 30. 6. Desmond Jennings 15. Wade Davis 17. Jeremy Hellickson 29. Tim […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Johnny Damon, Prospects And Navi’s Jealousy

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Johnny Damon, Prospects And Navi’s Jealousy

    January 28, 2010 at 7:06 am 0 comments

    The latest name to be tied to the Rays is Johnny Damon. And with the Yankees signing former Devil Ray Randy Winn, Damon is looking for a new home. Joel Sherman reports that the Rays have shown interest in Damon for some time… The Tampa Bay Rays have been in […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Powder Blue, Arbitration Deadlines And Pena’s Digits

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Powder Blue, Arbitration Deadlines And Pena’s Digits

    January 19, 2010 at 8:15 am 6 comments

    Here is the Rays new road Spring Training/Batting Practice cap. You can see the new home ST/BP cap here. We’re not allowed to talk about it yet, but let’s just say, we hope you like the color. DEVIL DOGS WEBTOPIA… The deadline for the Rays to avoid arbitration is noon […]

     
  • John Manuel Of Baseball America Names 2 Rays To Top 20 Prospects

    John Manuel Of Baseball America Names 2 Rays To Top 20 Prospects

    December 23, 2009 at 4:51 pm 2 comments

    John Manuel of Baseball America has released his list of the Top 20 prospects in baseball and the Rays are well represented… 4. Desmond Jennings, OF, Rays Why he’s here: Once he stayed healthy for a full season, Jennings showed true five-tool talent. He has size, speed, strength, explosiveness and […]

     
  • Baseball America’s Top 10 Rays Prospects

    Baseball America’s Top 10 Rays Prospects

    December 22, 2009 at 1:21 pm 1 comment

    Baseball America has released their annual list of the Rays Top 10 prospects. The number in parentheses is that player’s 2009 ranking… 1. Desmond Jennings, of (5) 2. Jeremy Hellickson, rhp (8) 3. Wade Davis, rhp (3) 4. Matt Moore, lhp (6) 5. Reid Brignac, ss (4) 6. Tim Beckham, […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Talbot To Cleveland, Top Prospects And Another Burrell Rumor

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Talbot To Cleveland, Top Prospects And Another Burrell Rumor

    December 22, 2009 at 12:20 pm 2 comments

    Just a few links on Steve Garvey’s and Steve Carlton’s birthday… DEVIL DOGS WEBTOPIA… Little surprise here…Mitch Talbot was sent to the Indians to complete the Shoppach deal. Several writers have suggested the Indians ended up with the better player in this deal. But keep in mind that Talbot is […]