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  • A Look At The Future…Yesterday On The Farm

    A Look At The Future…Yesterday On The Farm

    July 20, 2006 at 9:11 am 0 comments

    Thank goodness for the new fortunes that can be found among the Devil Rays’ farm system. There are strong prospects at every level and as poorly as the parent club is playing right now, at least there is hope in reading minor league boxscores every morning. Montgomery 7, West Tennessee […]

     
  • Some Things Change, And Some Things Stay The Same

    Some Things Change, And Some Things Stay The Same

    July 20, 2006 at 8:53 am 0 comments

    Minnesota 7, D-Rays 2. Shake, Shake, Shake your lineup…Manager Joe Maddon shuffled the lineup last night in an effort to awaken the team’s bats. We have long be advocates for moving Carl Crawford into the 3-spot of the lineup, but we knew there was really not a legitimate #2 hitter […]

     
  • A Look At The Future…Yesterday On The Farm

    A Look At The Future…Yesterday On The Farm

    July 19, 2006 at 10:02 am 0 comments

    Scranton 8, Durham 1. Some people see the finish line and they freeze. Others see the finish line and the find another gear. In the Houston Astros’ organization Ben Zobrist was languishing at AA. Since his trade to the Devil Rays and the subsequent promotion to AAA, Zobrist has found […]

     
  • A Look At The Future…Yesterday On The Farm

    July 19, 2006 at 9:02 am 0 comments

    Scranton 8, Durham 1. Some people see the finish line and they freeze. Others see the finish line and the find another gear. In the Houston Astros’ organization Ben Zobrist was languishing at AA. Since his trade to the Devil Rays and the subsequent promotion to AAA, Zobrist has found […]

     
  • We Tip Our Cap To The Greatness That Is Francisco Liriano

    We Tip Our Cap To The Greatness That Is Francisco Liriano

    July 19, 2006 at 8:28 am 0 comments

    Minnesota 8, D-Rays 1. It was billed as the matchup of the two best young pitchers in the big leagues. The Twins’ Francisco Liriano versus the Rays’ Scott Kazmir. Both are 22…both have shown the ability to dominate at a young age…Both entered the game with 10 wins…Kid K was […]

     
  • We Tip Our Cap To The Greatness That Is Francisco Liriano

    We Tip Our Cap To The Greatness That Is Francisco Liriano

    July 19, 2006 at 7:28 am 0 comments

    Minnesota 8, D-Rays 1. It was billed as the matchup of the two best young pitchers in the big leagues. The Twins’ Francisco Liriano versus the Rays’ Scott Kazmir. Both are 22…both have shown the ability to dominate at a young age…Both entered the game with 10 wins…Kid K was […]

     
  • Devil Rays News And Notes

    Devil Rays News And Notes

    July 18, 2006 at 2:15 pm 0 comments

    Here is a nice write-up of the recent combined no-hitter thrown by Jason Hammel and Juan Salas. Hammel came a lot closer to finishing the deal himself than we realized. [Baseball America] Excellent question here…Has there been a worse hitter in baseball, especially at hitter’s position, than Travis Lee? Here […]

     
  • Devil Rays News And Notes

    July 18, 2006 at 1:15 pm 0 comments

    Here is a nice write-up of the recent combined no-hitter thrown by Jason Hammel and Juan Salas. Hammel came a lot closer to finishing the deal himself than we realized. [Baseball America] Excellent question here…Has there been a worse hitter in baseball, especially at hitter’s position, than Travis Lee? Here […]

     
  • A Look At The Future…Yesterday On The Farm

    A Look At The Future…Yesterday On The Farm

    July 18, 2006 at 10:25 am 0 comments

    Durham 4, Scranton 0. Four pitchers combined to 4-hit Scranton, led by J. P. Howell (2-2) and finished off by Seth McClung. Howell had his best start since being acquired in a trade for Joey Gathright. The 2005 first round pick pitched 5 innings, giving up 4 hits and 3 […]

     
  • Devil Rays Need To Throw Out The Stale Bread

    Devil Rays Need To Throw Out The Stale Bread

    July 18, 2006 at 9:34 am 0 comments

    Minnesota 6, D-Rays 3. Four in a row. Seven of the past eight games, dating back to the final game of the Red Sox series before the break. It’s ugly and it will only getting uglier. Unfortunately, with the team making as many trades as they have made, this team […]