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  • Why The Devil Rays Columnists Suck: John Romano

    Why The Devil Rays Columnists Suck: John Romano

    August 9, 2007 at 2:42 pm 0 comments

    This is a few days old, but we have been busy. Sue us. We’ll give you $20. In his latest column, John Romano makes an effort to praise Delmon Young for his success this season and tout the 21-year old for rookie-of-the-year. Unfortunately, Mr. Romano can’t just praise Young and […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Dioner Navarro Is Just A Lil’ Guy

    [THE HANGOVER] Dioner Navarro Is Just A Lil’ Guy

    August 9, 2007 at 1:03 pm 0 comments

    Devil Rays 7, Tiggers 1. Dioner Navarro was 3-5 last night to raise his average above .200 for the first time (.201) since May 15. He also hit his 4th home in the last three weeks, after only hitting one in the first three and a half months. Once considered […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Four Renegades Named To All-Star Team

    Down On The Farm: Four Renegades Named To All-Star Team

    August 9, 2007 at 10:03 am 0 comments

    Durham 4, Columbus 3. Jason Pridie drove in 3 of the Bulls’ 4 runs, with a 2-run first inning home run and a solo home run in the 5th. He also added a double and now has 5 home runs and is hitting .315 (.907 OPS) in 38 games since […]

     
  • The All-Time Tampa Bay Devil Rays Redux

    The All-Time Tampa Bay Devil Rays Redux

    August 8, 2007 at 1:11 pm 1 comment

    We* recently presented to you “The All-Time Tampa Bay Devil Rays: 10 Years Of Sucktitude“. For those of you that have been around these parts for a while, know that we will take the occasional (well-deserved) jab at the franchise, the team and/or certain players but for the most part […]

     
  • Show Your Love: Rock The Raymond Vote

    Show Your Love: Rock The Raymond Vote

    August 8, 2007 at 11:32 am 2 comments

    The folks over at Home Run Derby have a tournament-style bracket running in an effort to determine the best mascot in baseball featuring 40 mascots from the past and present. HRD has assembled a Menangerie of 40 Mascots (39 anthropomorphic and 1 obnoxious monkey) from Major League Baseball’s past and […]

     
  • The Hangover: The Casey Fossum-Era Comes To An End, One Season Too Late

    The Hangover: The Casey Fossum-Era Comes To An End, One Season Too Late

    August 8, 2007 at 10:52 am 0 comments

    Tiggers 9, Devil Rays 6. Just the links for now. We will be back in a little while. DEVIL RAYS WEBTOPIA… BJ Upton has taken to centerfield very well but he is still learning how to play the position. In the meantime he will struggle with mental errors such as […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Jake McGee Joins Wade Davis In Montgomery

    Down On The Farm: Jake McGee Joins Wade Davis In Montgomery

    August 8, 2007 at 9:52 am 2 comments

    Columbus 4, Durham 1. The Bulls managed 10 hits but only 1 run. The one run came via Evan Longoria’s first home run at AAA. He was 1-3 with a walk and is hitting .313 with 4 RBI in 5 games. Justin Ruggiano collected 3 hits in 4 at bats […]

     
  • The Hangover: Rocco Baldelli Close To Returning

    The Hangover: Rocco Baldelli Close To Returning

    August 7, 2007 at 1:52 pm 0 comments

    Tiggers 6, Devil Rays 4. New bullpen, still the same ole Devil Rays. DEVIL RAYS WEBTOPIA… Amazingly the Rays are only 5th in baseball with 59 blown leads. However, they are second only to the Houston Astros, having blown 58.4% of their leads. Is the Astros bullpen really that bad? […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Dale Thayer Named SL’s Pitcher-Of-The-Week

    Down On The Farm: Dale Thayer Named SL’s Pitcher-Of-The-Week

    August 7, 2007 at 12:07 pm 0 comments

    Tennessee 6, Montgomery 2. Erold Andrus was 2-4 and hit his 10th double and 1st home run since being promoted from Vero Beach. Reid Brignac was 0-4, and Fernando Perez was 2-4. Clearwater 9, Vero Beach 8. Sergio Pedroza was 4-4 and hit his 18th home run. It was his […]

     
  • The Hangover: Its Like Selling A Dead Bird To A Blind Kid

    The Hangover: Its Like Selling A Dead Bird To A Blind Kid

    August 6, 2007 at 12:45 pm 0 comments

    Devil Rays @ Detroit Tigers A 3-game set…Tampa Bay is 42-68, 25.5 games back in the AL East…Detroit is 61-49, a half game back in the AL Central…The Rays are 16-35 on the road…Justin Verlander pitches for Detroit tonight. He is 11-4 with a 3.49 ERA…Edwin Jackson takes the mound […]