Former Orioles MVP Delino DeShields entered the Delaware Sports Hall of Fame this spring. As recalled by Birds in the Belfry, DeShields had one of his best professional seasons while with the Orioles in 2000.
Check out the short video of DeShields’ speech at the Delaware Sports Hall of Fame.
In other news:
Happy birthday, Earl Weaver! Everyone’s favorite fiery skip, Weaver – who was known to manage for the three-run homer, saying “if you play for one run, that’s all you’ll get” – was born on this date in 1930.