True to his combative nature, he managed to keep Tampa Bay off the scoreboard after the Devil Rays
built their four-run, first-inning cushion.
Two years later, Kazmir, who turned 22 in January, asked for the ball on Opening Day, taking charge of a young, but promising staff that has major league scouts actually considering the Devil Rays
a threat in the near future after eight years of futility.
OK, almost everybody beats the Devil Rays
, but nobody beats them like Wakefield does.
"The Giant Devil Ray
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"He said the devil ray
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, which resemble their bigger cousins, manta rays, are targeted for their gill plates, which are sold in China for use in a health tonic.
The 6-foot-2, 205-pound outfielder was chosen as player of the year for the Hudson Valley Renegades, the Devil Rays
' Class A short-season affiliate in the New York-Penn League.
That's how many wins Josh Beckett has after he pitched Boston to an 8-1 victory over the Devil Rays
here, moving the Sox to, possibly, within one day of clinching a playoff spot.
First At-Bat: Struck out against Rob Bell of the Devil Rays
on June 20, 2003.
The outfielder was fifth on the Devil Rays
with 25 runs scored.
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