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  • Down On The Farm: Jeff Niemann Makes Case For Spot In Devil Rays Rotation

    Down On The Farm: Jeff Niemann Makes Case For Spot In Devil Rays Rotation

    July 26, 2007 at 7:17 am 0 comments

    Durham 3, Norfolk 0. Jeff Niemann pitched 6 scoreless innings, striking out 4 and walking 1 to pick up his 11th win. Three relievers combined to complete the shutout, with Chad Orvella pitching a 1-hit 9th with 2 strike outs for his 14th save. Jorge Cantu was 2-4 and hit […]

     
  • The Hangover: Devil Rays Lose The Old-Fashined Way

    The Hangover: Devil Rays Lose The Old-Fashined Way

    July 25, 2007 at 11:41 am 1 comment

    Orioles 3, Devil Rays 0. It was nice of the Devil Rays to get back to losing in a fashion with which we are more familiar. You know the kind where Scott Kazmir pitches lights out for 5 innings and then wears down in an effort to pitch just well […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Ben Zobrist Starting To Find His Groove Again

    Down On The Farm: Ben Zobrist Starting To Find His Groove Again

    July 25, 2007 at 9:40 am 1 comment

    Durham 7, Norfolk 2. Tony Peguero making just his 8th start for Durham, allowed 2 runs in 6 innings to pick up his 2nd win of the year. Jon Weber was 2-5 an hit his second home run since being acquired by the Devil Rays. He now has 7 RBI […]

     
  • The Hangover: The Devil Rays Allowed No Runs Yesterday!

    The Hangover: The Devil Rays Allowed No Runs Yesterday!

    July 24, 2007 at 11:58 am 0 comments

    Devil Rays (off day)The schedule makers must have seen this past weekend coming and mercifully gave the Rays and their dwindling fans base a much needed day off. DEVIL RAYS WEBTOPIA… BJ Upton and Robinson Cano were selected as AL co-players of the week. Upton hit .414 with 2 home […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Jorge Cantu Reports To Durham

    Down On The Farm: Jorge Cantu Reports To Durham

    July 24, 2007 at 9:58 am 0 comments

    Indianapolis 7, Durham 4. Mitch Talbot took the loss allowing 4 runs in 4 innings to drop to 7-8. Jeremy Owens was 3-4 with 3 doubles. Elliot Johnson and Ben Zobrist each hit solo home runs for the Bulls. Jorge Cantu did report to Durham and made his first start […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] We Like The Feel Of A Hammer On Our Heads

    [THE HANGOVER] We Like The Feel Of A Hammer On Our Heads

    July 23, 2007 at 2:00 pm 0 comments

    Yankees 21, Devil Rays 4. Why do we keep hitting ourselves in the head with a hammer? Because when we stop, it will feel so good. With one out in the bottom of the 7th inning of the second game of the double header on Saturday night, Hideki Matsui came […]

     
  • 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 […]

     
  • The Hangover: Sending Shockwaves Through The Evil Empire

    The Hangover: Sending Shockwaves Through The Evil Empire

    July 21, 2007 at 12:09 pm 1 comment

    Devil Rays 14, Yankees 4.Having spent as much time in New York as we have, we can attest that there is nothing more entertaining than an angry Yankees fan. Prior to the All-Star break they would not speak aloud about catching the Red Sox, but deep down they just expect […]

     
  • The Hangover: Andy Sonnantine Solidifies His Spot In The Rotation

    The Hangover: Andy Sonnantine Solidifies His Spot In The Rotation

    July 20, 2007 at 4:36 pm 1 comment

    Angels 3, Devil Rays 0.Despite being “small” for a right-hander and despite not being blessed with a plus-fastball, Andy Sonnanstine breezed through the minors with amazing numbers. His status grew to almost legendary proportions among Devil Rays fans who had never even seen him pitch. For a team that always […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Chris Mason And Jeremy Hellickson Continue To Pick Up Wins

    Down On The Farm: Chris Mason And Jeremy Hellickson Continue To Pick Up Wins

    July 20, 2007 at 12:36 pm 0 comments

    Montgomery 3, Carolina 2. Chris Mason struck out 8 in 6 innings to pick up his 12th win on the year. He allowed 5 hits, 1 walk and 2 runs. Dale Thayer picked up his 18th save with 2 scoreless innings. Fernando Perez was 2-5 and stole 2 bases. He […]