Mel Antonen joined Vinny and Rob to talk about the Orioles. Mel talked about Buck Showalter’s philosophy when it comes to the shift and how Buck is big on analytics. Mel said JJ Hardy has been effective despite not hitting any homers, that Manny Machado is getting his swing back and discusses what he has seen from Jonathan Schoop. Mel also talks about the Birds chances of making the playoffs.
Nelson Cruz was named the American League Player of the Week on Monday.