The other day on the radio, I heard some argument as to whether or not the Orioles should sign Matt Wieters to a $10 M a year contract. The part that got me was that even the people in favor seemed to assume that Wieters would take such a deal. When I expressed that idea, […]
I did a Q&A with Matt Vensel at the Baltimore Sun for his Blogger on Blogger feature; mostly on Jake Arrieta and Chris Davis, with some DH struggles and defense sprinkled in. Check it out here.
Opening Day for the Orioles was certainly fun. A win against a division rival. Adam Jones hitting rockets all over the park (he could have easily gone 4-5 or even 5-5 on the day). Chris Davis not only hitting a home run, but working back from an 0-2 count against a lefty (David Price, who's […]
I haven't posted much in a while. I'm not sure when I'll post again; maybe in a month, or maybe never*. The curiosity and interest that drove me to write has sadly been dissipating over the past couple years, and I don't know if/when it'll come back (hopefully Spring and the start of a new season […]
Unlikely to do team/player projections this year, but my intuition is that the O's are around a .500 team heading into the 2013 season and that they'll be fighting it out with the Red Sox for 4th place in the AL East. Maybe they get insanely lucky with one-run games again, but it's pretty improbable. […]