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  • How Good Will Carl Crawford Be?

    How Good Will Carl Crawford Be?

    July 1, 2006 at 12:04 pm 0 comments

    Devil Rays 11, Nationals 1. The Rays hit 5 home runs last night in the cavernous RFK stadium, two by Carl Crawford. Yesterday a report came from the Denver Post indicating that the Rockies were interested in C. C. but one reporter indicated that Jeff Francis and an injured AA […]

     
  • A Look At The Future…Yesterday On The Farm

    July 1, 2006 at 11:54 am 0 comments

    Durham 8, Norfolk 4. A couple of things happened last night in the minors that are worth noting. We already wrote of Josh Hamilton’s reinstatement and his assignment to the short-season single-A Hudson Valley Renegades. In last nights Durham Bulls contest, Delmon Young hit his first home run of the […]

     
  • How Good Will Carl Crawford Be?

    How Good Will Carl Crawford Be?

    July 1, 2006 at 11:04 am 0 comments

    Devil Rays 11, Nationals 1. The Rays hit 5 home runs last night in the cavernous RFK stadium, two by Carl Crawford. Yesterday a report came from the Denver Post indicating that the Rockies were interested in C. C. but one reporter indicated that Jeff Francis and an injured AA […]

     
  • One Small Step For The Devil Rays, One Giant Leap For Josh Hamilton

    One Small Step For The Devil Rays, One Giant Leap For Josh Hamilton

    June 30, 2006 at 6:54 pm 0 comments

    It came about two weeks later than expected, but Major League Baseball has finally given Josh Hamilton permission to play baseball. Earlier this month Hamilton was given permission to participate in extended spring training. The next obvious step was to reinstate Hamilton and allow him to report to one of […]

     
  • One Small Step For The Devil Rays, One Giant Leap For Josh Hamilton

    One Small Step For The Devil Rays, One Giant Leap For Josh Hamilton

    June 30, 2006 at 5:54 pm 0 comments

    It came about two weeks later than expected, but Major League Baseball has finally given Josh Hamilton permission to play baseball. Earlier this month Hamilton was given permission to participate in extended spring training. The next obvious step was to reinstate Hamilton and allow him to report to one of […]

     
  • Devil Rays @ Washington Nationals Tidbits

    Devil Rays @ Washington Nationals Tidbits

    June 30, 2006 at 2:04 pm 0 comments

    This series marks the Devil Rays first ever appearance in Washington D. C. The Rays are 34-45, 15.5 games behind the Red Hose and 2.5 games arear of the O’s. They have lost 4 of 6 including a series loss to the Marlins. Tampa is now 10-5 in interleague games […]

     
  • Devil Rays @ Washington Nationals Tidbits

    June 30, 2006 at 1:04 pm 0 comments

    This series marks the Devil Rays first ever appearance in Washington D. C. The Rays are 34-45, 15.5 games behind the Red Hose and 2.5 games arear of the O’s. They have lost 4 of 6 including a series loss to the Marlins. Tampa is now 10-5 in interleague games […]

     
  • Evan Longoria: A Man Among Rookies

    Evan Longoria: A Man Among Rookies

    June 30, 2006 at 11:00 am 0 comments

    A few days ago, we commented about the torrid start of the Devil Rays first round selection Eva Evan Longoria. Andrew Freidman had stated that the plan was for Longoria to play the 2006 regular season at Hudson Valley and then spend this fall in the Arizona Fall League working […]

     
  • Evan Longoria: A Man Among Rookies

    Evan Longoria: A Man Among Rookies

    June 30, 2006 at 10:00 am 0 comments

    A few days ago, we commented about the torrid start of the Devil Rays first round selection Eva Evan Longoria. Andrew Freidman had stated that the plan was for Longoria to play the 2006 regular season at Hudson Valley and then spend this fall in the Arizona Fall League working […]

     
  • Devil Rays’ Minor League All-Stars

    Devil Rays’ Minor League All-Stars

    June 30, 2006 at 9:50 am 0 comments

    Firstbaseman Kevin Witt was elected by the fans to start the AAA All-Star game. Witt is hitting .294 and leads the IL with 19 home runs and is second with 53 RBI. Shortstop B. J. Upton and catcher Shawn Riggans were named as reserves. Upton is hitting .258-5-31 with an […]