Devil Rays need patience, pitching plan

The Devil Rays are improving and have some intriguing prospects, but reaching .500 is still a long way off.

Originally Published: August 20, 2003
By Rob Neyer | ESPN.com

Ah, the Devil Rays. As sure as the sun rises in the east and sets in the West, the Devil Rays will finish in last place.

But for how long can we count on this annual event?

According to Peter Gammons' latest column, 1) Lou Piniella is optimistic about his team, and 2) Lou Piniella has reason to be optimistic about his team.

But should he?

Piniella told Gammons, ""We've played more one- and two-run games than anyone in baseball, and they can get to be tough, they ...

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