1:11 PM EDT, Mon June 18, 2018
Call to the Pen 4 hours ago

Baltimore Orioles and the chase for the worst record in MLB history

The Baltimore Orioles have been a disaster this season. For as bad as they have been, do they have a chance to be the worst team in MLB history? It is easy to look upon the Baltimore Orioles and wonder whether or not things will get better this season. They currently hold a 20-50 record, […] Baltimore Orioles and the chase for the worst record in MLB history - Call to the Pen - Call to the Pen - A Major League Baseball Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
BaltimoreBaseball.com 6 hours ago

Tap-In Question: Is Sisco’s demotion smart for development or counterproductive for his future?

I try to make sure the bar is available after most wins. Therefore, it’s been a slow three months here at the Tap Room. It seems like we’ve been open as often as Ravens receivers. Finally, the Orioles won a game Sunday, their first in 10 tries, snapping a string of 11-straight defeats at home, […]
Baltimore Sun 7 hours ago

Slugger Arlett was 'The Buzzer' who rang the Orioles' bell in the early 1930s

Orioles minor leaguer Buzz Arlett was so bad defensively that he might've needed a cushion to protect his head from popups. But he was so strong that one of his home runs reportedly knocked out an unsuspecting resident in a nearby house.
Baltimore Sun 8 hours ago

Schmuck: Another downside to all this Orioles losing is how it feeds the rumor mill

Dan Duquette says a report that the Orioles have interviewed Ned Colletti for an unspecified job in the organization is false. There will be plenty of other rumors in weeks and months to come. Believe them or not.
Baltimore Sun 16 hours ago

One can dream: Manny and Brooks manning the left side of the infield

Before Sunday’s Orioles game against the Miami Marlins, Hall of Fame third baseman Brooks Robinson greeted the players in the all-star game named for him. The all-stars not only got to play at Camden Yards, but they also were able to meet one of the sport’s all-time greats. Manny Machado has met...