Author | Brandon Sacks

The Baltimore Orioles: A Second Half Preview

The Baltimore Orioles: A Second Half Preview

July 18, 2014 | Brandon Sacks

While the season is technically more than halfway completed, the All Star Break is generally considered to be the midpoint of the season.  Therefore, it is time to look at how the birds have performed during the first half of the season and preview what to expect for the upcoming second half. The birds currently [...]

Machado Suspension Not Actually A Big Deal

Machado Suspension Not Actually A Big Deal

July 03, 2014 | Brandon Sacks

From June 6-8, the Orioles played the Oakland A’s in their first head to head series of the year.  On the sixth, Manny Machado had a bit of a meltdown and threw his helmet after an incident where he felt he was tagged too hard.  Two days later, he “accidentally” threw his bat at A’s [...]

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Why The Redskins’ Name Debate Is Getting Ridiculous

June 18, 2014 | Brandon Sacks

In the NFL, no team has caused more of a disturbance than the Washington Redskins.  There has been a major discussion about the name of the franchise.  The name is considered to be a belittling term for Native Americans, and there has been a push to change it to something that is less controversial.  There [...]

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Orioles Still Not Getting National Respect They Deserve

June 12, 2014 | Brandon Sacks

Last night, the Orioles finished up their series against the Boston Red Sox on national television.  Wei-Yin Chen pitched seven innings of shutout baseball on the way to a 6-0 victory over the Sox.  The entire country got to watch the pitchers shut down the defending champions for the second time in three days.  The [...]

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Towson Cheerleading Hazing Report Finally Released

June 04, 2014 | Brandon Sacks

Last August, Towson University was rocked by a massive hazing scandal that resulted in the cheerleading team being suspended for the entire 2013-2014 academic year.  This was very unexpected, especially from the defending NCA national champions.  At the time, there was much speculation about what had happened.  On Towson’s campus, many students had ideas, but no [...]

Brandon Sacks

Growing up in a suburb of Baltimore, Brandon knew nothing but Orioles and Ravens as a child. Now a student at Towson University, his life revolves around sports. In his free time, he listens to, watches, or plays sports if at all possible. He is currently pursuing a degree in electronic media and serves as the lead anchor, head videographer, and assistant producer for Towson Sports Weekly on Towson's campus television station. He served as a production intern at 105-7 The Fan in the summer of 2013 where he produced sportscasts similar to those that aired.