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Stephen Strasburg: The #1 pick in the MLB June Draft? Or falling to the O’s?

April 24, 2009 |

I know. The NFL draft is only a day away and here I go making a post about baseball, but a pitcher who you will be hearing about in the near future will be on the hill tonight. You can catch him at 9:00 on the Mountain West Sports Network (616 on DirecTV).   His [...]

Fixing the O’s without risking the future

April 22, 2009 |

It’s not as complex as the team makes it out to be. A few simple moves and the team can be a little more palatable with a little more hope for the rest of the season. The first move to add Brad Bergeson to the rotation is a start. Bergeson is a control pitcher who [...]

O’s Minor League Rosters are set

April 08, 2009 |

The Orioles minor league affiliates have put out there rosters and here are a few things of note: – I though Chris Tillman could have used a little more seasoning at AA but he is with the AAA Tides. Control seems to be an issue and I fear he may struggle a bit at the [...]

Scouting Report: Alfredo Simon

March 30, 2009 |

No the game wasn’t on MASN, but I could catch it on SNY out of New York. Alfredo Simon (pronounced Si-mone) A big right hander at 6’4” whose motion reminds me of a cross between Daniel Cabrera and Jorge Julio. His fastball was consistently clocked between 92-94 but lacks movement. He can throw the fastball [...]

Quick Thoughts from a Preakness Veteran and Horse Racing Fan

February 05, 2009 |

My bio is that I have been to about 14 Preakness races and I am 34 years old. I am an avid horse racing fan who wagers a good amount on every race for that day. Back in the day I used to sit with the crazy people in turns 3 & 4 but as [...]