You should have seen the look on the face of the community relations manager. She was staring at me and giving me a hard look. That stare said don’t talk with him.
The Orioles today announced that they have signed free agent INF MATT ANTONELLI to a major league contract.
The Orioles today announced that they have added RHP Oliver Drake to the 40-man roster.
The Orioles today unveiled their uniform changes for 2012, highlighted by the return of the cartoon bird as the logo on the club’s home and road caps and the introduction of an alternate orange jersey for Saturday home games.
The 2012 Bill James Handbook Projections are now available over at FanGraphs, but are not available all on one page. Here are all Orioles pitchers projected by James in one easy to read table.
The 2012 Bill James Handbook Projections are now available over at FanGraphs, but are not available all on one page. Here are all Orioles hitters projected by James in one easy to read table.
Those words about his fastball were uttered by former Cleveland Indians manager Al Dark. And Mike Cuellar’s response to that taunt about the left-hander’s speed ball? “Get his a** up there.”
The Orioles could use some consistency and lack a big bat that can stabilize a lineup. They could use a player to help fill the gap up the middle, or someone at the hot corner who can provide an offensive and defensive upgrade.
Is he the right guy? Certainly he has solid experience in scouting and player development, and previous experience as a GM. Here is a brief overview of each critical area of responsibility.