Monthly Archives: June 2010

Your Orioles Midweek Special featuring Jeff Tackett

Need some cheering up in the middle of the week? Head on over to YouTube and check out former Orioles catcher Jeff Tackett (1991-1994),  seen previously in such movies as “Dave” and “Bob Roberts,” doing a karaoke version of The … Continue reading

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Get your streak on

The last time an Orioles win streak lasted longer than its worst losing streak was 1999.  Here’s a sentence I never thought I’d write this season: The Orioles enter Tuesday night’s game riding the longest win streak in baseball. A … Continue reading

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Anatomy of a sweep – Orioles beat Nationals, who beat themselves

For as much as they’re supposed to be an Orioles rival, the Nationals sure acted friendly during their weekend visit to Camden Yards as they gave away games to the home team. With enemies like these, who needs friends? The … Continue reading

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Beltway Baseball = Dibble in Baltimore

http://www.youtube.com/v/7RauddFfrNg&hl=en_US&fs=1& Beltway Baseball means a mixed booth on MASN. It’s Rob Dibble & Jim Palmer for the first two games, Dibble & Dave Johnson for the final game. Perhaps things will go more smoothly between pitchers talking baseball than it … Continue reading

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Flashback Friday: "Homers will do it for you every time"

“It is typical of the Orioles’ recent progress, from gutty strugglers to strongmen, that they have produced waves of young, and unpublicized players, many of whom have done better in the majors than in the minors.”  -Thomas Boswell, The Washington … Continue reading

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Boog Powell discusses plate discipline and the Orioles’ struggles

One of the nice things about the Orioles’ 40th anniversary celebration of the 1970 World Series championship this weekend is that it puts the players who made this franchise so great back in the spotlight for at least a few … Continue reading

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Who else will be blogging from the Orioles’ press box?

Thanks to everyone who followed along with my live blogging efforts from the Camden Yards press box on Tuesday night. The Orioles are considering developing a credentialing process for bloggers, and they’re using this homestand as a kind of test … Continue reading

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