Author | Keith Melchior

Capitals taking advantage of Baltimore’s bandwagon fans?

April 18, 2011 | Keith Melchior

It’s been nearly 15 years since professional ice hockey was played in the city of Baltimore. In September, the Washington Capitals will break that drought and play their first pre-season game against the Nashville Predators.  Oddly, the Preds come to town with 2 former Capital front office members, David Poile and Barry Trotz.  The last [...]

Some stuff to think about

August 06, 2010 | Keith Melchior

Lately, some of the latest stories I have heard and read pertaining to the sports world makes me want to share my thoughts.. Rick Dempsey chimed in about being one of a very few people who knew the ins and outs of the Orioles franchise and current team better than anyone else.  Sorry Rick, management felt you [...]

Finally, something to be excited about with Showalter

August 02, 2010 | Keith Melchior

The Orioles are the worst team in baseball this season with a record of 32-73, but today they finally gave the fans reason to believe they want to be competitive in the AL East by announcing Buck Showalter as the team’s 17th full-time  manager. Am I excited about this, even with the start of Ravens [...]

As July 31st approaches…..

July 25, 2010 | Keith Melchior

Six days a way from the MLB trading deadline and the Orioles are sitting firmly in last place in the AL East and easily have the worst record in baseball and could possibly have the worst record in Oriole history.  They are 31-67 with 64 games remaining in the season. They have to play .500 [...]

Orioles mid-season report card

July 14, 2010 | Keith Melchior

It’s a little more than halfway through the 2010 baseball season. The home run derby and All-Star game are now a distant memory. The Orioles are 29-59 thanks to a 4 game win streak in Texas last weekend.  Gone are manager Dave Trembley andfirst baseman Garrett Atkins. Brian Roberts is still on the DL and [...]

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