60 Greatest Members of the Orioles: The Honorable Mentions

May 18, 2014 | Tony Wisniewski

4,886 wins.  11 playoff appearances.  Six American League Pennants.  Three World Series Championships.

That’s the Baltimore Orioles in a nutshell since 1954.

During the next few weeks, I’ll be unveiling an officially unofficial list of the 60 Greatest Orioles.

The list–which will be comprised of players, managers, and other members of the organization–will attempt to pay homage to the most impactful and influential individuals in the 60-year history of Baltimore’s ballclub.

The Honorable Mentions:

Coaches, Front Office, Media

  • Lee MacPhail, General Manager
  • Pat Gillick, General Manager
  • Paul Richards, Manager
  • Billy Hunter, Third Base Coach
  • Ray Miller, Pitching Coach
  • Ralph Salvon, Trainer
  • Richie Bancells, Trainer
  • Bill O’Donnell, Broadcaster

Pitchers

  • Robin Roberts
  • Eddie Watt
  • Hal Brown
  • Steve Barber

Position Players

  • Mike Bordick, Shortstop
  • Harold Baines, Designated Hitter
  • Bobby Grich, Second Baseman
  • Mike Devereaux, Center Fielder
  • John Lowenstein, Outfielder
  • Melvin Mora, Third Baseman

Next up…

60 Greatest Members of the Orioles (60-56)

 

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