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  • The Hangover: There’s No Tying In Baseball!

    The Hangover: There’s No Tying In Baseball!

    March 25, 2007 at 12:09 pm 0 comments

    OK, maybe there is as the Rays and Red Sox tied 1-1. Edwin Jackson struck out 6 and only walked 2 in 4.2 innings. Gary Glover only surrendered 1 walk in 2 innings. It seems like a bit of a stretch that Jorge Cantu could be sent down to Durham […]

     
  • The Hangover: And The Wins Just Keep On Comin’

    The Hangover: And The Wins Just Keep On Comin’

    March 24, 2007 at 8:05 am 0 comments

    15 more runs and 14 more hits and the Rays have now won six of eight. Ben Zobrist and Jonny Gomes each homered. It was Gomes’ third of the spring. J. P. Howell staked his claim to the 5th spot in the rotation by pitching 5 innings of 1-run ball […]

     
  • It’s Raining Love And Stupidity For The Devil Rays

    It’s Raining Love And Stupidity For The Devil Rays

    March 23, 2007 at 12:05 pm 0 comments

    Will Carroll of Baseball Prospectus talks to Derek Jacques about the Tampa Bay Devil Rays and the upcoming 2007 season as part of their “Hope and Faith” series. The article on the website is very flattering towards the Rays offering previous examples of teams that exploded onto the scene when […]

     
  • The Hangover: The Damnedest Spring Training Ever

    The Hangover: The Damnedest Spring Training Ever

    March 23, 2007 at 8:39 am 0 comments

    Remember when the Rays were 1-14? Another win last night on a walk-off single by Elijah Dukes in the 10th and the Rays have now won 5 of 7. B. J. Upton had two RBI and two more hits and now has his spring average up to .277. Casey Fossum […]

     
  • Could The Devil Rays Surprise in 2007?

    Could The Devil Rays Surprise in 2007?

    March 22, 2007 at 12:37 pm 0 comments

    Dayn Perry of FoxSports.com in the midst of a series of Top 10 lists and his latest is “ Ten days of Top 10s: Teams who could surprise“. Coming in at #9 are those lovable losers, our very own Bad News Bears Tampa Bay Devil Rays. Now this isn’t quite […]

     
  • First Ever D-Rays Live Game Blog Coming Soon To A Computer Near You

    First Ever D-Rays Live Game Blog Coming Soon To A Computer Near You

    March 22, 2007 at 11:36 am 0 comments

    Now that the Rays have rediscovered that it is easier to win games when you, you know, actually score runs, we are getting excited for the regular season. We are 11 days from opening day and we are here to announce that we will be in the heart of the […]

     
  • The Hangover: Break Up The Devil Rays!

    The Hangover: Break Up The Devil Rays!

    March 22, 2007 at 7:42 am 0 comments

    16 runs and 29 hits in two days after the Rays 9-2 victory over the ‘Stros, and all of the sudden the Rays have won 4 of 6. James Shields struck out 6 in 5.1 innings but struggled with his control, walking 4. Seth McClung looked better, giving up only […]

     
  • Devil Rays Listening To Offers For Jorge Cantu

    Devil Rays Listening To Offers For Jorge Cantu

    March 21, 2007 at 8:14 pm 0 comments

    Are we the only ones that find irony in the above picture? Sports Illustrated is reporting that the Rays are entertaining offers for Jorge Cantu. Moving Cantu would go a long ways to settling the Rays crowded infield situation. In the short-term, B. J. Upton would likely become the “most-days” […]

     
  • It Is Like Rays Index On Amphetamines

    It Is Like Rays Index On Amphetamines

    March 21, 2007 at 11:42 am 0 comments

    *Insert shameless self-promotion disclaimer here* If you have ever wondered what this site would be like if we cut-loose in a Bill Simmons-style and rambled on for a few thousand words, here is your chance. Head on over to The Hardball Times today. They have been running their “Five Questions:” […]

     
  • The Hangover: Devil Rays Set To Announce 2010 Opening Day Starter

    The Hangover: Devil Rays Set To Announce 2010 Opening Day Starter

    March 21, 2007 at 8:29 am 0 comments

    Courtesy of Paul Lukas of Uniwatch here is a shot of Akinori Iwamura wearing Oakley Thumps, with built-in MP3 player during warm-ups. Don’t look now, but the Rays have all of a sudden won three of their last five. Yesterday’s 7-0 victory over Cleveland was their best all-around performance of […]