Do Better, ESPN

So I was watching the ESPYs last night and was pretty shook with one of the awards that was presented. Best Comeback Athlete. The nominees for this award were Joe Burrow, Diamond DeShields, Klay Thompson, and Baltimore’s own, Trey Mancini. Just a little back ground on the nominees, DeShields was hospitalized with having a “grape-sized”Continue reading “Do Better, ESPN”

Meet the Orioles’ Day 1 Draft Picks

Sunday night, the Orioles had the first overall pick for just the third time in their history. The first two were Ben McDonald in 1989 and Adley Rutschman in 2019. Funny enough, in ’89, the Orioles were in a similar situation, going from basement dwellers to fighting for a playoff berth. As big as 1.1Continue reading “Meet the Orioles’ Day 1 Draft Picks”

Meaningful Baseball in Baltimore… Let’s Ride

In April, I wrote a blog where I was cautiously optimistic for the Birds. I was frustrated. I was mad. The crops on the farm were ready to be harvested and they were just sitting there wilting away… and the Orioles started pretty on brand with a 7-14 record the first calendar month of theContinue reading “Meaningful Baseball in Baltimore… Let’s Ride”

There is Hope… but When?

With Opening Day around the corner, this is a very exciting time for baseball fans. Considering the nightmare that the lockout was, some of us weren’t sure that we would see April baseball. Now, the time has come. Over the next week, fans will be rolling into ballparks, probably hammered, for home openers, excited aboutContinue reading “There is Hope… but When?”