The Athletics have some incentive for an AL victory in the All-Star game; since 2003, the winner’s league gets to start the World Series at home, and 23 of the last 28 titles were won by teams scheduled to host four of a possible seven games.
Former Baltimore Oriole and current YES Network Analyst Ken Singleton joined the Scott Garceau Show with Jeremy Conn to preview the Orioles series against the New York Yankees this weekend.
Duquette says “that the favorite in the American League east is probably the Orioles, the Orioles are the most well rounded of all the teams.”
Two of baseball’s top home run hitters meet for the first time as Nelson Cruz’s Baltimore Orioles take on Jose Abreu’s Chicago White Sox.
Because Manny Machado showed immaturity over a three day period, he’s been called a “Punk” and a “Child”. Rob Long says the judgement is too harsh, too soon.
Mark February 24, 2014 on your calendar, that’s the day the Orioles signed Cruz to a 1-year, 8 million dollar deal. What a steal!
The AL East is usually a perpetual power house in the majors but for some reason the entire division seems to be in idle at this point in the season.
Steve Davis talks about the chances that Bud Norris actually threw a pitch AT Torii Hunter after the Ian Kinsler homerun in the 8th inning.
After gutting out a pair of wins over the Pirates, Buck Showalter dropped an “I told you I like our guys” in his post-game press conference at 1:07 AM.