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  • The Anti-Pennant Race

    The Anti-Pennant Race

    September 19, 2006 at 1:06 pm 0 comments

    The D-Rays stretched their lead last night to a full game over the idle Kansas City Royals by falling to the Orioles 4-1 for their eighth straight loss. The Rays magic number is now 12. The win may have been the last gasp for Baltimore as they are now barely […]

  • A Minor League Hangover

    A Minor League Hangover

    September 19, 2006 at 12:53 pm 0 comments

    The Devil Rays organization will have to settle for one league championship this season. After forcing a deciding fifth game on Sunday, Inland Empire beat Visalia again on Monday night 2-1, to win the California League Championship. The Evil Inland Empire broke a 1-1 tie in the 8th with an […]

  • The Hangover

    The Hangover

    September 19, 2006 at 12:33 pm 0 comments

    Another day, another loss as the Rays fell to the Orioles 4-1 in the first game of a 3-game set. A Ty Wiggington RBI single in the first, that scored Carl Crawford, once again gave the Rays an early lead. Once again, the pitching staff couldn’t hold the lead as […]

  • The Anti-Pennant Race: The David Price Sweepstakes

    The Anti-Pennant Race: The David Price Sweepstakes

    September 18, 2006 at 9:36 am 0 comments

    Unfortunately the Devil Rays still have games left at The Trop this season. Otherwise, the race for the first pick in the draft would not be a race at all. The Rays have shown their true metal and have blown past the Royals into “first place” with 7 straight losses […]

  • A Minor Hangover

    A Minor Hangover

    September 18, 2006 at 9:21 am 0 comments

    We sure hope the kids down in the minors don’t get to used to all the winning that is happening down on the farm. On Friday night, the Montgomery Biscuits won the the Southern League Championship. After dropping the opening game of the best-of-5 series 6-4, they offense exploded and […]

  • The Weekend Hangover

    The Weekend Hangover

    September 18, 2006 at 7:45 am 0 comments

    Thank god for Delmon Young. We don’t want to imply that there is nothing to talk about with this team. Quite the contrary, there are still plenty of storylines. It’s just that most of them are bad, and well, we are starting to have Post Traumatic Stress Disorder symptoms from […]

  • The Hangover

    The Hangover

    September 15, 2006 at 11:56 am 1 comment

    Rocco Baldelli put the team on his back last night, but it wasn’t enough as the Yankees beat the Rays 7-4 to complete the 3-game sweep. The Yankees decided not to start 17-game winner Chien-Ming Wang, and sat all of their regular outfielders due to the weather. Rocco led off […]

  • [THE HANGOVER] The David Price Sweepstakes

    [THE HANGOVER] The David Price Sweepstakes

    September 14, 2006 at 9:34 am 0 comments

    Who is David Price? David Price is the front-runner to be the top pick of Major League Baseball’s 2007 amateur entry draft. Price is a 6’6″ lefty pitcher at Vanderbilt that some scouts have called the left-handed version of Mark Prior. This past season Price went 9-5 with a 4.16 […]

  • Do The Devil Rays Even Have A Chance Against The Yankees?

    Do The Devil Rays Even Have A Chance Against The Yankees?

    September 13, 2006 at 1:44 pm 0 comments

    For those of you that are regular visitors to this site know that we very rarely complain about having to eat McDonald’s Hamburgers every night, while our counterparts are eating Steak. We understand the dynamics of baseball and until the rules change, we have no problem with the Yankees spending […]

  • The Hangover

    The Hangover

    September 13, 2006 at 11:42 am 0 comments

    And this is why Tim Corcoran, despite his impressive numbers, is a longshot to make the rotation in 2007. When he has his best stuff, he will give the team 5 or 6 good innings. At some point in the 5th or 6th inning, things will start to unravel. And […]