1. Baltimore Orioles' Sunday Curse

    On the first Sunday of the Baltimore Orioles' season, April 6, the Seattle Mariners were winning by two runs going into the bottom of the ninth. The Orioles had one opportunity left in the bottom of the inning to win the four-game series...

    Lawrence  Barreca Written by Lawrence Barreca about 6 years ago 396 reads 3 comments

  2. Baseball Week 14 Waiver Wire

    Week 14 is now upon us as interleague play begins to wind down throughout baseball. AL teams will be getting their regular designated hitters back, while the NL teams will have their pitchers hitting again...

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  3. The Baltimore Orioles: The Next Tampa Bay Rays?

    Every baseball fan has seen the expected emergence of the Tampa Bay Rays. They're young, talented, hungry, and enthusiastic all at once...

    Lawrence  Barreca Written by Lawrence Barreca about 6 years ago 797 reads 4 comments

  4. Open Mic: Sometimes Heart Plays Over Money

    In today's lifestyle, most athletes are in the game for one reason: to make as much money as possible. Let’s take a look at the MLB, NFL, and the NBA to see how much each top paid player makes: MLB- Alex Rodriguez- $27...

    Lawrence  Barreca Written by Lawrence Barreca about 6 years ago 335 reads 1 comments

  5. Baseball Week 13 Waiver Wire

    With the arrival of Week 13, Interleague play continues on throughout the MLB, giving many players a chance to play in multiple positions. This, in turn, will greatly help their fantasy value...

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  6. 2008 Baltimore Orioles—the Little Birds That Could

    For the past ten seasons, the Baltimore Orioles have been known as a losing franchise. The organization has experienced everything from managerial changes, to fan protests, to a rebuilding effort...

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  7. Baseball Week 12 Waiver Wire

    Week 12 is here, and Interleague play is starting up once again. This week, many NL batters will get the opportunity to DH in the American League stadiums. This gives many hitters the chance to gain some fantasy value while they play...

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  8. Cal Ripken's 2131 night- A Record That Saved Baseball

    Many things intrigue players and fans about the game of baseball they enjoy so much. One of these things is a record. A record in sports is defined as the known history of performance, activities, or achievement...

    Lawrence  Barreca Written by Lawrence Barreca about 6 years ago 5,958 reads 1 comments

  9. Erik Bedard to the Seattle Mariners: the Trade that Went Awry

    Before the 2008 regular season, one of the biggest stories in baseball was the blockbuster trade between the Baltimore Orioles and Seattle Mariners...

    Lawrence  Barreca Written by Lawrence Barreca about 6 years ago 681 reads 7 comments