Glenn is excited about the 2014 Orioles’ season. The Birds have the bats to keep up with any team in the AL East and the pitching isn’t looking too bad either.
Veteran LHP Johan Santana was introduced to the media on Wednesday after signing a minor league deal with the Baltimore Orioles. The two-time Cy Young award winner stands to make $3 million if the Orioles purchase his contract and he joins the major league roster.
Former Oriole and current MLB Network analyst Bill Ripken joined the Sports Rehab with Glenn Younes and Bob Haynie to preview the upcoming 2014 campaign.
Rich came on with Ed and Steve to discuss the Orioles’ Spring Training.
Former Oriole and current YES broadcaster Ken Singleton joined Zinno to discuss the Orioles and what’s in store for 2014.
Buck’s Birds can match any lineup in baseball 1 through 9 when it comes to thunder in the lumber and they’re coming off the best fielding percentage season in baseball history. That’s all good but in the end this team will seal it’s fate with starting pitching.
Starting pitching is going to have to be a positive factor for the Birds if they want to be a force in the AL East.
Orioles Vice President of Baseball Operations Dan Duquette joined the Vinnie and Rob Show and discussed recent Orioles transactions.
Dennis Sarfate, who pitched for the Orioles, Astros and Brewers in the MLB and now pitches in Japan, joined Zinno on “Last Call” to talk about Tanaka.
We had someone call the show Tuesday morning about the Orioles lack of activity this off-season. He summed it up in one word: Pathetic.
Time will tell, but early returns are favorable but mostly from the fan base. However, Britt Ghiroli of mlb.com joined Zinno on “Last Call” to discuss the trade.
There are some interesting decisions to be made for the Orioles, and whether they act quick or sit tight.