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  • Devil Rays Trade Value Index And 2007 Roster Projections

    Devil Rays Trade Value Index And 2007 Roster Projections

    August 31, 2006 at 2:48 pm 0 comments

    From time to time we will update our Devil Rays Trade Value Index (TVI) and 2007 Roster and Payroll Projections that can be found in the side panel to the right. The TVI ranks ever player on the current 40-man roster and the top prospects in the organization. Our goal […]

     
  • A Look At The Future: News And Notes From The Farm

    A Look At The Future: News And Notes From The Farm

    August 31, 2006 at 12:04 pm 0 comments

    The Durham Bulls were rained out last night against Columbus and will play their final home games of the season today as a double-header. The rain out was the best possible scenario for the fans with tickets to last night’s game as Doug Waechter was scheduled to start. Unfortunately he […]

     
  • The Hangover: And So It Begins

    The Hangover: And So It Begins

    August 30, 2006 at 12:35 pm 0 comments

    Chicago White Sox 12, D-Rays 9. Did anybody notice that the Devil Rays lost their 80th game last night? Neither did we. Delmon Young has arrived. There had been much speculation in recent weeks about if and when the Rays would call up Young. Some believed that the Rays would […]

     
  • A Look At The Future: Yesterday On The Farm

    A Look At The Future: Yesterday On The Farm

    August 30, 2006 at 12:13 pm 0 comments

    Toledo 6, Durham 1. The Bulls managed only an RBI groundout by Wes Bankston in the first inning. Darnell McDonald and Shawn Riggans both collected 2 hits and Ty Wiggington was 1-4 with a double. McDonald stole his 29th base of the year. Chris Seddon was wild and ineffective as […]

     
  • A Look At The Future: Yesterday On The Farm

    A Look At The Future: Yesterday On The Farm

    August 29, 2006 at 1:18 pm 0 comments

    Durham 8, Toledo 7. As expected, Delmon Young was pulled from last nights lineup in anticipation of joining the D-Rays in Chicago for tonight’s game against the White Sox. Sunday night may very well have been Young’s last game with the Bulls as there is definite need for a right […]

     
  • Delmon Young Could Be In Devil Rays’ Lineup Tomorrow

    Delmon Young Could Be In Devil Rays’ Lineup Tomorrow

    August 28, 2006 at 2:27 pm 0 comments

    The St. Pete Times is reporting that that Jonny Gomes will be placed on the DL and will miss the rest of the season, and Delmon Young will take his place on the roster. The move which could happen as early as this afternoon would have Young make his major […]

     
  • Devil Rays News And Notes

    Devil Rays News And Notes

    August 28, 2006 at 1:07 pm 0 comments

    Stacy Long was recently interviewed about Delmon Young for an article that will appear in the ESPN the Magazine. [Talk Alabama] Even though he only played in 100 games for the Visalia Oaks before being promoted to AA, Reid Brignac was named the California League MVP. [MiLB] Jacob McGee was […]

     
  • Jonny Gomes’ Season May Be Over

    Jonny Gomes’ Season May Be Over

    August 25, 2006 at 4:58 pm 0 comments

    Joe Maddon announced that Jonny Gomes will have his shoulder examined during the team’s off day on Monday. Gomes has been playing most of this season with a strained rotator cuff, that has limited him to DH duties. The injury will likely require arthroscopic surgery and there is a good […]

     
  • D-Rays @ Baltimore Orioles Tidbits

    D-Rays @ Baltimore Orioles Tidbits

    August 25, 2006 at 2:37 pm 0 comments

    If there is such a thing as an important series when your team is 52-76 and in last place, this is an important series and as important as it gets. The Rays enter this series with one last hope to finish strong and possibly surge past the Horioles into 4th […]

     
  • Addition By Subtraction…Rays Get Rid Of Russell Branyan

    Addition By Subtraction…Rays Get Rid Of Russell Branyan

    August 25, 2006 at 1:16 pm 0 comments

    Kevin Witt called up to replace Branyan on roster Last night the Devil Rays traded Russell Branyan to the San Diego Padres for minor leaguer Evan Meek and either a player to be named later or cash. The Padres, who are 1 game back of the Dodgers in the NL […]