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  • 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 […]

     
  • AL East Roundup: Yankees And Jays Join Rays In Kiddy-Pool

    AL East Roundup: Yankees And Jays Join Rays In Kiddy-Pool

    April 24, 2007 at 9:18 am 0 comments

    AL EAST W L GB L10 STK E# Boston Red Sox 12 6 – 8-2 L1 – Baltimore Orioles 11 8 1.5 8-2 L1 143 Toronto Blue Jays 9 10 3.5 4-6 W1 141 New York Yankees 8 10 4.0 4-6 L4 141 Tampa Bay Devil Rays 8 11 4.5 […]

     
  • The Hangover: Root For the Devil Rays At Your Own Risk

    The Hangover: Root For the Devil Rays At Your Own Risk

    April 24, 2007 at 8:07 am 0 comments

    Devil Rays 10, Yankees 8.We love winnin’…it’s like better than losin’. The 2007 incarnation of the Tampa Bay Devil Rays are going to be the death of us. The Rays beat the Yankees and in the process were involved in their 612th straight game decided by 2 runs or less. […]

     
  • Manny Stiles Live-Blogging From The Trop Tonight

    Manny Stiles Live-Blogging From The Trop Tonight

    April 23, 2007 at 1:27 pm 2 comments

    A quick note to let everybody know that Manny Stiles will be live-blogging from the Trop tonight as the Devil Rays take on the Evil Empire. The game is also on ESPN. HERE is the link. We will be there, and we will be reviewing his performance here tomorrow. Pressure’s […]

     
  • AL East Roundup: A-Rod Puts Mother On Speakerphone

    AL East Roundup: A-Rod Puts Mother On Speakerphone

    April 23, 2007 at 10:08 am 0 comments

    AL EAST W L GB L10 STK E# Boston Red Sox 11 5 – 8-2 W4 – Baltimore Orioles 11 7 1.0 8-2 W4 145 New York Yankees 8 8 3.0 5-5 L2 144 Toronto Blue Jays 8 10 4.0 3-7 L5 142 Tampa Bay Devil Rays 7 11 5.0 […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Working Lots O’ Overtime

    Down On The Farm: Working Lots O’ Overtime

    April 23, 2007 at 9:08 am 0 comments

    Toledo 7, Durham 4 (16 inn.). Lucky Vero Beach. The Rays had Sunday off while all three of the other minor league affiliates worked overtime. In Durham, Jeff Niemann gave up 3 runs in 5 innings and struck out 8. Seth McClung and Chad Orvella pitched a combined 5 hitless […]

     
  • The Hangover: We All Aknew That Was Going To Happen

    The Hangover: We All Aknew That Was Going To Happen

    April 23, 2007 at 8:07 am 0 comments

    Indians 6, Devil Rays 4.It is hard to get too upset when the worst is expected and the worst happens. The “highly potent” Rays offense was only able to manage 5 hits and once again the bullpen blew a lead. With Al Reyes unavailable after pitching in the first two […]

     
  • The Hangover: Bullpen Does Their Job Against The Indians

    The Hangover: Bullpen Does Their Job Against The Indians

    April 22, 2007 at 12:13 pm 0 comments

    Devil Rays 6, Cleveland 5.After last night’s victory the Rays have another opportunity to win a series when James Shields takes the mound. Last night the Rays battled back from an early 2-0 deficit and rebounded after blowing a 5-2 lead. Jae Seo picked up just his second win as […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Not Surprising That Fernando Perez Is An Ivy-Leaguer

    Down On The Farm: Not Surprising That Fernando Perez Is An Ivy-Leaguer

    April 21, 2007 at 12:51 pm 1 comment

    Durham 9, Columbus 8. After three straight strong starts, Jason Hammel was knocked around last night. He gave up 6 hits and 5 walks in 4 innings that led to 5 runs. Tim Corcoran pitched 3 scoreless innings as the Bulls rallied. Joel Guzman went 2-5 with his first home […]