Author | Keith Melchior

Say NO to Dempsey!!!

June 29, 2010 | Keith Melchior

As the search for yet another Orioles’ manager continues, I see Rick Dempsey is going to be granted an interview. Why? Supposedly he actually has passion for the team and WANTS the job. Well, Rick, maybe you want the job, but I sure don’t want you to get it. A few years ago, Dempsey was  [...]

My ideas for instant replay use in MLB.

June 07, 2010 | Keith Melchior

Last week, first base umpire Jim Joyce made a bad call that affected a perfect game by Detroit pitcher Armando Galarraga. There was nothing else he could do at the time but make a call and he did. Unfortunately, replays showed it was the wrong call. Joyce apologized after knowing he made an error in [...]

Could today be the day?

June 03, 2010 | Keith Melchior

I am hearing that sources inside MLB are saying Oriole manager Dave Trembley could be fired today. Juan Samuel could replace Trembley on an interim basis for the remainder of the season. All I can say is, “it’s about time.”  Trembley shows no emotion anymore and he appears totally frustrated by his team’s inability to hit [...]

The time has come..

May 28, 2010 | Keith Melchior

FIRE Dave Trembley. Now. Quickly. Painlessly. After watching this lackluster performance tonight against the Blue Jays, two things are rather obvious.  The first; Dave Trembley needs to be fired The second; Dave Trembley needs to be fired. Thinking back to the days when Earl Weaver managed the Orioles, if an umpire even remotely missed a [...]

What is REALLY wrong with the Orioles.

May 24, 2010 | Keith Melchior

Watching the game last Monday against Kansas City was pretty brutal. Seeing the stadium more than 3/4 empty is getting to be a rather common thing when you turn on the TV. Stumbling, fumbling and not getting a key hit really have hurt the Orioles this season. Brad Bergesen deserved better last week, although he gave up 10 [...]

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