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  • Down On The Farm: Jake McGee Starts His Domination Of AA

    Down On The Farm: Jake McGee Starts His Domination Of AA

    August 16, 2007 at 9:45 am 1 comment

    Durham 15, Charlotte 5. The Bulls scored 12 runs in the 5th inning to turn a 4-3 deficit into a 15-4 lead. The big blow was a 3-run double by Jason Pridie who finished 2-5 with a home run and 5 RBI. Justin Ruggiano had 3 hits in 4 at […]

     
  • The Hangover: Somebody Pissed In Our Wheaties

    The Hangover: Somebody Pissed In Our Wheaties

    August 15, 2007 at 10:34 am 3 comments

    Red Sox 2, Devil Rays 1.Let that be a lesson to you kids out there. Don’t anger the baseball gods.Let’s all bow down and honor the best team of 2008. Let’s pay homage the greatest team in the history of baseball. Let’s sacrifice a decapitated cat to Ted Williams and […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Durham Takes Lead In Wild Card Hunt

    Down On The Farm: Durham Takes Lead In Wild Card Hunt

    August 15, 2007 at 12:40 am 1 comment

    Durham 4, Charlotte 3. The Bulls now lead the wild card race by a game and pulled within 1.5 games of division leading Rochester with 20 games remaining. JK Ryu allowed only 2 hits and 1 run in 5 innings. He struck out 2 and walked 1. Jason Pridie was […]

     
  • Scott Kazmir Will Be The Next Member Of The 300-Win Club

    Scott Kazmir Will Be The Next Member Of The 300-Win Club

    August 14, 2007 at 11:25 am 4 comments

    Last week Tom Glavine became the 300th member of the 23-win club 23rd member of the 300-win club. The mark prompted many to wonder if we will see another pitcher achieve the feat in the near future. With Randy Johnson’s (284 wins) career in jeopardy, there are no other pitchers […]

     
  • The Hangover: Innings Start To Pile Up For James Shields And Scott Kazmir

    The Hangover: Innings Start To Pile Up For James Shields And Scott Kazmir

    August 14, 2007 at 10:07 am 0 comments

    Red Sox 3, Devil Rays 0.Well, you saw that one coming. Not only did the Rays not get to their hotel until 6:30 in the morning, but Red Sox fans are so desperate these days that one panicked member of Pink Sox Nation felt that the Scarlett Ho’s needed help […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: We Better Start Remembering The Name Ryan Royster

    Down On The Farm: We Better Start Remembering The Name Ryan Royster

    August 14, 2007 at 8:38 am 0 comments

    Durham 4, Charlotte 0. Mitch Talbot moved to 11-8 with 7 shutout innings. He is 5-1 in his last 6 starts and now tied with teammate Jeff Niemann for the IL lead in victories. Wes Bankston hit his 11th home run. Evan Longoria was given the night off. Columbus 5, […]

     
  • The Hangover: Jason Hammel Pitching Himself Out Of The 2008 Rotation

    The Hangover: Jason Hammel Pitching Himself Out Of The 2008 Rotation

    August 13, 2007 at 11:13 am 0 comments

    Rangers 9, Devil Rays 1. Jason Hammel deserved a few starts worth of buffer from criticism as he adjusted back to being a starting pitcher. After making 13 starts in Durham, Hammel was called up to the Rays and inserted into the bullpen. At first it appeared as though he […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Durham Bulls Making A Playoff Push

    Down On The Farm: Durham Bulls Making A Playoff Push

    August 13, 2007 at 8:13 am 4 comments

    While we try to bring the goings on with the Rays’ minor league affiliates, there is only so much we can talk about when we rarely, if ever, see these prospects play. The other problem we face with the minor league affiliates is the duality of these teams. They exist […]

     
  • The Hangover: Edwin Jackson? Seriously?

    The Hangover: Edwin Jackson? Seriously?

    August 12, 2007 at 2:17 pm 0 comments

    Devil Rays 3, Rangers 0.Don’t do this to us Edwin. Don’t you dare do this to us. There have been too many pitchers with “promising” careers that would go out and throw one great start and we would think “maybe, just maybe.” We don’t have the stomach for it anymore. […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Shawn Bleepin’ Camp Is Closing Games In Durham

    Down On The Farm: Shawn Bleepin’ Camp Is Closing Games In Durham

    August 12, 2007 at 1:02 pm 0 comments

    Durham 3, Charlotte 2. JP Howell continues to perform well at the AAA level. Yesterday, he struck out 9 and walked none while allowing 2 runs in 7.1 innings. He gave up 9 hits and improved to 5-6 with a 3.20 ERA. In an interesting move, the organization has been […]