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  • The Good, The Bad And The Oh, So Ugly

    April 17, 2006 at 7:00 am 0 comments

    The GoodDespite the Curse of LaMar-Naimoli, that has landed several starters on the DL, the offense has been good. Not great, but good. With all the injuries, and B.J. Upton and Delmon Young waiting for their turn down at Durham, this team is showing that it has the potential to […]

     
  • Hammel Sent Back To Durham, Hendrickson To Miss One More Start

    Hammel Sent Back To Durham, Hendrickson To Miss One More Start

    April 16, 2006 at 9:22 pm 0 comments

    Jason Hammel was sent back down to AAA Durham after the D-Rays victory over the Royals on Sunday. Hammel looked impressive at times but made a few too many mistakes in his first two major league starts. Mark Hendrickson was scheduled to pitch during an extended spring training game on […]

     
  • Hammel Sent Back To Durham, Hendrickson To Miss One More Start

    April 16, 2006 at 8:22 pm 0 comments

    Jason Hammel was sent back down to AAA Durham after the D-Rays victory over the Royals on Sunday. Hammel looked impressive at times but made a few too many mistakes in his first two major league starts. Mark Hendrickson was scheduled to pitch during an extended spring training game on […]

     
  • I Said *CRACK* DON’T Call Me Melvin!

    I Said *CRACK* DON’T Call Me Melvin!

    April 15, 2006 at 9:47 am 0 comments

    Some neat things are happening down on the farm. Again, we will summarize everything next week, but a quick note that can’t wait…Last night, trailing 4-1 in the 9th, the Durham Bulls drew 3 straight walks to load the bases. Melvin Emanuel Upton (also known as B.J.) hit the first […]

     
  • I Said *CRACK* DON’T Call Me Melvin!

    I Said *CRACK* DON’T Call Me Melvin!

    April 15, 2006 at 8:47 am 0 comments

    Some neat things are happening down on the farm. Again, we will summarize everything next week, but a quick note that can’t wait…Last night, trailing 4-1 in the 9th, the Durham Bulls drew 3 straight walks to load the bases. Melvin Emanuel Upton (also known as B.J.) hit the first […]

     
  • Quick Note From Down On The Farm

    Quick Note From Down On The Farm

    April 14, 2006 at 12:39 pm 0 comments

    Starting next week we plan to start a weekly post covering the D-Rays minor league system. However, Wednesday night’s Visalia Oaks game could not wait until next week to be mentioned. The team tied a California League record by hitting 8 home runs in a 17-15 victory over the Bakersfield […]

     
  • Quick Note From Down On The Farm

    April 14, 2006 at 11:39 am 0 comments

    Starting next week we plan to start a weekly post covering the D-Rays minor league system. However, Wednesday night’s Visalia Oaks game could not wait until next week to be mentioned. The team tied a California League record by hitting 8 home runs in a 17-15 victory over the Bakersfield […]

     
  • Burroughs?…Burroughs?…Burroughs?

    Burroughs?…Burroughs?…Burroughs?

    April 14, 2006 at 11:12 am 0 comments

    As of this morning, the Rays still had not replaced the injured Aubrey Huff. It looks like that replacement will come in the form of Sean Burroughs. Burroughs began the season on the DL, but could be activated as soon as today. Judging by Dewon Brazelton’s history in a Rays […]

     
  • Burroughs?…Burroughs?…Burroughs?

    April 14, 2006 at 10:12 am 0 comments

    As of this morning, the Rays still had not replaced the injured Aubrey Huff. It looks like that replacement will come in the form of Sean Burroughs. Burroughs began the season on the DL, but could be activated as soon as today. Judging by Dewon Brazelton’s history in a Rays […]

     
  • Goin Down In A Braze Of Glory

    Goin Down In A Braze Of Glory

    April 13, 2006 at 5:57 pm 0 comments

    We must admit we were a bit worried this past off-season when Rays Management traded former first round pick Dewon Brazelton for another first round underachiever, Sean Burroughs. We have seen enough of Burroughs in San Diego to know that he will never live up to his first round hype. […]