The Orioles open their season in Tampa Bay with a three game series for the second year in a row. Opening day is finally here and as Kevin Gregg put it, “it’s go time, boys!”
News, notes and links from around the web including; an Oriole book club, Baseball Prospectus’ comments on Zach Britton, notes on Jose Nivar, why we need to see the Orioles “free” Nolan Reimold and more.
News and notes from around the web including: Why Jake Fox’s breakout isn’t for real, mechanical changes in Matt Wieter’s swing, five prospects to watch at Delmarva and more.
Buck discusses what he’s most excited about this season, his love for baseball, how the off-season additions will make the team better, and more.
Mark Hendrickson discusses his choice to sign with the Orioles, what clicked when Buck Showalter took over and the excitement entering 2011.
Guest writer Dave Gershman of Beyond the Box Score provides plenty of reasons for optimism heading into the 2011 season. Dave details some of the potential you may or may not see from your 2011 Orioles.
Gregg and the O’s had been discussing contracts since way before Christmas. Finally, they came to terms on a two-year, $10 million dollar contract.
There are 3 collegiate SP’s with top-of-the-rotation ceilings who’d fit nicely with the O’s.