Don't you need need fans to have a Devil Rays fan club. The fact that the minor league team outdraws the MLB team is evidence enough that what the ownership in Tampa is a failure. The event of Saturday of course went off, and was relatively invisible. But, the media coverage that it generated proves the cause is worthy.
Rome was right
By David Bloom
The Triple-A Durham Bulls outdrew the Rays Thursday (9,248-8,847) and Friday (10,361-10,130). ... Want to guess at Rocco Baldelli's return to the Rays lineup? Take July 7 in the pool. ... With starter Chris Seddon promoted to Triple-A, reliever Chad Orvella should be next. And how much longer can they keep Delmon Young, who it hitting .343 with 40 RBIs in 45 games, at Double-A? ...