“Davis has had a very up and down career,” said Szymborski. “He’s hitting .200 or less of late, and it’s not really sustainable.”
Though many in Baltimore are a bit panicked after Machado’s injury, Szymborski points out that every team has injuries, and many also have far worse scenarios as a road to the playoffs.
Last season, Baltimore traded Jake Arrieta to the Chicago Cubs. On Friday, the Orioles got to see firsthand how nicely the right-hander has developed in the National League.
While Baltimore’s 161 homers lead the majors by a comfortable margin, that power has overshadowed an outstanding run by the pitching staff.
Let’s look at the 10 biggest MLB first-half pleasant and unpleasant surprises.
Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the National League’s mid-season team MVPs.
As 2013 winds to an end, a look back at the most popular sports stories of the year (determined by your clicks!) is in order. Take a look back at the Baltimore sports fan’s year in sports.
July and the non-waiver portion of the Major League Baseball trade deadline has passed. I think it is fair to say that GM Dan Duquette and the Baltimore Orioles have been very proactive in trying to upgrade their roster.
I like the trade for Scott Feldman. He should help the Orioles. This isn’t a barnburner, but it should make them better.
The Baltimore Orioles have traded Jake Arrieta and Pedro Strop for two Chicago Cubs players: Scott Feldman and Steve Clevenger. And Nolan Reimold has been activated from the 15-day disabled list.
Danny Knobler of CBSSports.com joined Zinno to talk baseball and the Orioles. And while the Birds are playing extremely well right now, they aren’t the most dangerous team in the game.
“Sweet Swinging” Kenny Singleton, former Oriole and current broadcaster for the YES Network, joined Zinno to talk baseball and the Orioles.
Baseball Insider Danny Knobler of CBSSports.com joined Zinno to discuss the call-up of Kevin Gausman to make his first Major League start in Toronto on Thursday.