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  • AL East Roundup

    AL East Roundup

    April 4, 2007 at 9:56 am 0 comments

    AL EAST W L GB L10 STK E# New York Yankees 1 0 0 1-0 W1 – Toronto Blue Jays 1 0 0 1-0 W1 – Boston Red Sox 0 1 1.0 0-1 L1 161 Tampa Bay Devil Rays 0 1 1.0 0-1 L1 161 Baltimore Orioles 0 2 1.5 […]

     
  • The Hangover: Jorge Cantu’s Days As A Second Baseman Appear Over

    The Hangover: Jorge Cantu’s Days As A Second Baseman Appear Over

    April 4, 2007 at 8:40 am 0 comments

    It is cold and rainy here in New York. We will see if we get this game off in time. It is still to be determined if Jorge Cantu will ever play for the Rays again, but we can be fairly certain that he will never play second base for […]

     
  • Exactly How Bad Have The Devil Rays Been?

    Exactly How Bad Have The Devil Rays Been?

    April 3, 2007 at 1:32 pm 0 comments

    The Devil Rays are entering their 10th season and the first 9 haven’t been too good. Those 9 seasons included 8 last past finishes, only one season of 70+ wins, and of course, ZERO playoff appearances. The Rays are considered the most inept franchise in baseball, but how bad have […]

     
  • The Hangover: These Are The Rays Of Our Lives

    The Hangover: These Are The Rays Of Our Lives

    April 3, 2007 at 12:23 pm 0 comments

    The Rays fell to the Yankees on opening day 9-5. The loss reminded us an awful lot of 2006. Scott Kazmir looked good at times, but threw way too many pitches and couldn’t get an out in 6th inning, forcing Joe Maddon to turn to his bullpen much earlier than […]

     
  • Devil Rays @ Yankees Live Opening Day Game Blog

    Devil Rays @ Yankees Live Opening Day Game Blog

    April 2, 2007 at 12:44 pm 0 comments

    Here we are for the first ever Devil Rays live game blog. We are now in the Belly of the Beast. We are in New York City, a stone’s throw from Yankee Stadium. We will be “broadcasting” from the comfort of a couch, a computer, a big TV, and a […]

     
  • 2007 State Of The Franchise: The Rays of Summer

    2007 State Of The Franchise: The Rays of Summer

    April 2, 2007 at 11:05 am 2 comments

    Mr. Sternberg, Mr. Silverman, Mr. Friedman and Mr. Maddon, our honored guests Mr. Vitale and Mr. Heckler, and my fellow Rays fans…I have the honor of reporting to you on the State of the Franchise. There is nothing better than opening day. It is like Christmas morning. It is like […]

     
  • Tidbits: Devil Rays @ The New York Yankees

    Tidbits: Devil Rays @ The New York Yankees

    April 2, 2007 at 9:57 am 0 comments

    The Devil Rays were 5-13 versus the Yankees in 2006. Carl Pavano will be making his first start since the middle of 2006, and is likely to be booed lustily by the Yankee faithful. Former Devil Rays first baseman Josh Phelps earned his way on to the Yankees opening day […]

     
  • The Hangover: Opening Day 2007

    The Hangover: Opening Day 2007

    April 2, 2007 at 9:01 am 0 comments

    It’s Opening Day! The Rays will field the youngest 25-man roster in baseball. Today, will mark Rocco Baldelli’s first opening day assignment since 2004. The Rays are actually 5-4 on opening day. The Rays and the Yankees have markedly different expectations entering opening day. Manny Stiles has posted his Devil […]

     
  • Adopt The Tampa Bay Devil Rays As Your Favorite Major League Baseball Team…Seriously

    Adopt The Tampa Bay Devil Rays As Your Favorite Major League Baseball Team…Seriously

    April 1, 2007 at 8:45 pm 2 comments

    We have been enough places in this country to know that a lot of baseball fans grew up without a favorite team. If this sounds familiar, we want you! Sure…maybe you latched on to one team or another at different times in your life, but face it, baseball is a […]

     
  • 2007 Mathematical Definition Of ‘No Chance In Hell’

    2007 Mathematical Definition Of ‘No Chance In Hell’

    April 1, 2007 at 2:26 pm 0 comments

    The good folks over at Replacement Level Yankees Weblog have finished their annual mathematical projections of the 2007 season. In short they run 1000 simulations for the 2007 season using player projections from four different sources including Dan Szymborski’s ZiPS, Baseball Prospectus’s PECOTA, Diamond Mind’s projections and Sean Smith’s CHONE […]