We’ve seen in the past, Wieters is in charge of his contract situation. Hopefully, this is still the case.
During the aftermath of the Orioles opening day victory over the Tampa Rays, Glenn reflected on the game and what it really means that baseball is back.
The Tampa Bay Rays and Baltimore Orioles embrace heightened expectations that accompany success within the rugged AL East, which again figures to be one of the most balanced divisions in baseball.
Vance Worley could end up starting for the Minnesota Twins on opening day. If he does, he’ll have to pitch better than he has this spring to justify the assignment.
Matt Wieters homered and drove in five runs, Conor Jackson connected twice and the Baltimore Orioles beat a Philadelphia Phillies split squad 12-3 on Sunday.
Baltimore Orioles manager Buck Showalter puts it bluntly. He wants to move J.J. Hardy out of the second spot in the lineup. The Orioles shortstop is coming off his best year defensively — and a year he’d like to forget offensively.
According to the website Rantsports.com, the folks in Las Vegas don’t think that the Baltimore Orioles will duplicate their magical season of 2012.
Matt Wieters Talks Orioles Spring Training
Matt Wieters is hardly a grizzled veteran at 26. Yet, he’s also enough of a presence for the Baltimore Orioles that he’s quickly becoming the stoic leader on a team with World Series aspirations.
The Baltimore Orioles made the playoffs in 2012. That was the first time the franchise had achieved postseason success in 15 years.
The Baltimore Orioles have agreed to terms with catcher Matt Wieters, infielder Chris Davis and left-handed pitchers Brian Matusz and Troy Patton.
Matt Wieters talks about the success of the Orioles in the 2012 season