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  • How About That!

    How About That!

    April 27, 2007 at 12:35 pm 0 comments

    Either we are getting old or we just don’t watch network TV on the weekends anymore. The Rays are going to be featured on This Week in Baseball. We didn’t even realize that TWIB was still on. Does Mel Allen host the show from beyond the grave? The TWIB producers […]

     
  • The Hangover: Bubble Boy Is On The Shelf…Again

    The Hangover: Bubble Boy Is On The Shelf…Again

    April 27, 2007 at 7:35 am 0 comments

    Angels 11, Devil Rays 3. supposed to win games if the team doesn’t score 15 runs a game? Let’s look at Are you surprised? You shouldn’t be. There is some good news. First of all, the more times this happens, the easier it is to swallow. The other good news […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: We Won’t Forget About Jason Hammel

    Down On The Farm: We Won’t Forget About Jason Hammel

    April 26, 2007 at 1:43 pm 1 comment

    Columbus 1, Durham 0. Jason Hammel struck out 8 in 6 innings, and only gave up 2 hits, but 1 of those was a second inning solo home run that marked the only scoring in the game. Hammel now has a 2.36 ERA in 5 starts with 29 strikeouts in […]

     
  • The Hangover: Rays Land In Anaheim And Fall Back to Earth

    The Hangover: Rays Land In Anaheim And Fall Back to Earth

    April 26, 2007 at 11:33 am 0 comments

    Angels 9, Devil Rays 1. Don’t blame us. We said we wouldn’t be surprised if the Rays lost 10-1….We are never apologists for starting pitchers. We hate it when somebody says a pitcher threw a great game but just “made a couple of mistakes.” It is the biggest gop-out in […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Jeremy Hellickson Strong In 2007 Debut

    Down On The Farm: Jeremy Hellickson Strong In 2007 Debut

    April 25, 2007 at 12:10 pm 1 comment

    Columbus 12, Durham 6. Mitch Talbot got knocked around yesterday, giving up 8 runs on 8 hits and 3 walks in 4 innings. It was his third straight shaky outing since pitching 6 hitless innings on April 9. Wes Bankston, Shawn Riggans and Justin Ruggiano had 2 hits apiece. Catcher […]

     
  • AL East Roundup: Ladies And Gentlemen…Your Last Place New York Yankees

    AL East Roundup: Ladies And Gentlemen…Your Last Place New York Yankees

    April 25, 2007 at 11:09 am 0 comments

    AL EAST W L GB L10 STK E# Boston Red Sox 12 7 – 7-3 L2 – Baltimore Orioles 11 9 1.5 7-3 L2 142 Toronto Blue Jays 10 10 2.5 4-6 W2 141 Tampa Bay Devil Rays 9 11 3.5 5-5 W2 140 New York Yankees 8 11 4.0 […]

     
  • The Hangover: Say It With Us…Rays Sweep Yankees

    The Hangover: Say It With Us…Rays Sweep Yankees

    April 25, 2007 at 8:28 am 0 comments

    Devil Rays 6, Yankees 4.Show of hands…how many of you thought the inning was over when the Yankees brought in a side-arming lefty to face Carl Crawford with the bases loaded and 2 outs? Be honest. If you don’t have your hand raised you are lying to yourself and to […]

     
  • The Durham Bulls: One In The Pink

    The Durham Bulls: One In The Pink

    April 24, 2007 at 7:34 pm 2 comments

    This past Sunday, the Durham Bulls wore pink jerseys in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness. After the game, the jerseys were auctioned off to raise money. This is the second year that the Bulls have shown their support by donning the pink. While this is definitely a worthy cause and […]

     
  • The Return Of Jorge Cantu: Iwamura to DL

    The Return Of Jorge Cantu: Iwamura to DL

    April 24, 2007 at 2:00 pm 0 comments

    Jorge Cantu is back. Akinori Iwamura was placed on the DL today with a strained oblique muscle and Cantu was recalled from Durham to take his place. Honestly we are a bit surprised that Cantu was the choice, although there really isn’t a lot of offensive talent at Durham right […]

     
  • ManRay Goes Where No Blogger Has Gone Before

    ManRay Goes Where No Blogger Has Gone Before

    April 24, 2007 at 9:40 am 6 comments

    A while back there were rumblings about Major League Baseball’s policy to only give press credentials to mainstream media outlets. Some people even started a “movement” (which may have already died) to persuade MLB to at least make the decision based on a case-by-case basis in which “legitimate bloggers” (whatever […]