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  • Has The Curse Of Lamar-Naimoli Been Lifted?

    Has The Curse Of Lamar-Naimoli Been Lifted?

    June 22, 2006 at 6:38 am 0 comments

    Rocco is back and looks good…Jorge, Huff and Lugo also. And now we are happy to report that former first round pick Jeff Niemann is back and his first start was encouraging. On Monday night, Niemann made his 2006 debut for the AA Montgomery Biscuits. Niemann went 4.1 innings in […]

     
  • Kazmir, Hendrickson, Shields And Pray For A Power Outage At The Trop

    Kazmir, Hendrickson, Shields And Pray For A Power Outage At The Trop

    June 22, 2006 at 12:45 am 0 comments

    Devil Rays 3, Arizona 2. All of the sudden the Rays have won four out of five. For the first time in franchise history, the team has three starters that they can send out to the mound and as fans we feel the team has a good chance to win. […]

     
  • Kazmir, Hendrickson, Shields And Pray For A Power Outage At The Trop

    Kazmir, Hendrickson, Shields And Pray For A Power Outage At The Trop

    June 21, 2006 at 11:45 pm 0 comments

    Devil Rays 3, Arizona 2. All of the sudden the Rays have won four out of five. For the first time in franchise history, the team has three starters that they can send out to the mound and as fans we feel the team has a good chance to win. […]

     
  • Evan Longoria Debuts For Hudson Valley

    Evan Longoria Debuts For Hudson Valley

    June 21, 2006 at 11:09 am 1 comment

    The Devil Rays first round draft pick, Evan Longoria, made his professional debut last night for the low-A Hudson Valley Renegades. Longoria wore the number 34, played 3B and batted 3rd. He went 1-5 with an RBI on a first inning sacrifice fly.

     
  • The Problem With Interleague Play

    The Problem With Interleague Play

    June 21, 2006 at 10:47 am 0 comments

    We understand the allure of interleague games. We are fans of it. We love Yankees-Mets. We love Angels-Dodgers and Cubs-White Sox. We love Devil Rays-Marlins and we really loved Devil Rays-Phillies. But for every Yankees-Mets series there are three or four Devil Rays-Diamondbacks series. We do understand the reasoning behind […]

     
  • Evan Longoria Debuts For Hudson Valley

    Evan Longoria Debuts For Hudson Valley

    June 21, 2006 at 10:09 am 0 comments

    The Devil Rays first round draft pick, Evan Longoria, made his professional debut last night for the low-A Hudson Valley Renegades. Longoria wore the number 34, played 3B and batted 3rd. He went 1-5 with an RBI on a first inning sacrifice fly.

     
  • The Problem With Interleague Play

    June 21, 2006 at 9:47 am 0 comments

    We understand the allure of interleague games. We are fans of it. We love Yankees-Mets. We love Angels-Dodgers and Cubs-White Sox. We love Devil Rays-Marlins and we really loved Devil Rays-Phillies. But for every Yankees-Mets series there are three or four Devil Rays-Diamondbacks series. We do understand the reasoning behind […]

     
  • Musical Chairs: Gathright And McClung First Without Chairs

    Musical Chairs: Gathright And McClung First Without Chairs

    June 21, 2006 at 9:44 am 0 comments

    In a pair of moves yesterday, Rays’ fans got a glimpse of the pitching staff of the future. In the first move, Seth McClung was sent to the minors and replaced by Edwin Jackson. McClung was 2-10 in 15 starts, leading the league in losses and clearly losing favor with […]

     
  • Musical Chairs: Gathright And McClung First Without Chairs

    June 21, 2006 at 8:44 am 0 comments

    In a pair of moves yesterday, Rays’ fans got a glimpse of the pitching staff of the future. In the first move, Seth McClung was sent to the minors and replaced by Edwin Jackson. McClung was 2-10 in 15 starts, leading the league in losses and clearly losing favor with […]

     
  • The Prodigal Son Returns And Still Hasn’t Grown Up

    The Prodigal Son Returns And Still Hasn’t Grown Up

    June 20, 2006 at 9:53 am 0 comments

    Baseball’s top prospect, Delmon Young, returned to the field last night after serving a 50-game suspension for throwing a bat at an umpire. In a slight bit of irony, Young was actually able to return one game early as the Durham Bulls concluded a previously rain-suspended game on Monday afternoon. […]