I admit it. I’m a Yankee hater from way back. But I had to admire Louisiana Lightning, Ron Guidry. The Yankees lefty didn’t even stand 6 feet tall and weighed less than 165 pounds, yet threw the heck out of the ball.
It was not only a terribly exciting year for the Orioles this season but also that no-name team in Oakland as well.
We can only hope the 2012 Orioles stay hot and bring us hungry fans some post-season fun. On May 30, 1979 the Orioles were in first place by 2.5 games over the Red Sox. The record was solid enough at 30-18. And then June clicked in on the baseball calendar. The Orioles would lose two [...]
Orioles fans have special memories of Mike Flanagan. The Cy Young Award season of 1979 stands out.
Peter Angelos issued the following statement regarding the death of former O’s pitcher, coach, executive and MASN broadcaster Mike Flanagan.