1. MLB: The Baltimore Orioles Pros and Cons of Trading J.J. Hardy

    The Orioles have trotted out many shortstops since Miguel Tejada was traded prior to the 2008 season. Freddie Bynum, Brandon Fahey, Juan Castro, Alex Cintron and Luis Hernandez were all starting shortstops that season, and it was a miserable showing...

    Corey Hanley Written by Corey Hanley about 3 years ago 961 reads 8 comments

  2. 2011 MLB Home Run Derby: 13 Reasons to Watch

    The All-Star festivities are in full swing. The Futures Game kicked off the break with a look at the future, and now it's time for the power hitters to crush the ball so hard it breaks the space-time continuum...

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  3. Baltimore Orioles Sell Mode: 9 Vets Who Could Be on the Block

    The Orioles were sitting right around .500 as recently as a couple weeks ago, but it's incredible how quickly things can change. After getting swept in embarrassing fashion by the Rangers on Wednesday, they are now 12 games under ...

    Corey Hanley Written by Corey Hanley about 3 years ago 1,651 reads 1 comments

  4. MLB Trade Speculation: 5 Trade Packages for Jeremy Guthrie

    The market for starting pitching at the trade deadline is still pretty weak because there are a lot of teams still in contention for the playoffs, but the Orioles seem to be one of the teams already facing elimination...

    Corey Hanley Written by Corey Hanley about 3 years ago 5,582 reads 12 comments

  5. Breaking News: Jim Riggleman Resigns as Manager of the Washington Nationals

    The Nationals are the hottest team in the major leagues. They just came off of an epic sweep of the Seattle Mariners that included two walk-offs to decide games. They have won 11 out of their last 12 and are now a game over ...

    Corey Hanley Written by Corey Hanley about 3 years ago 166 reads 1 comments

  6. Manny Machado, Top Baltimore Orioles Prospect, Promoted to Frederick

    Manny Machado's day has just gone from good to great. He received news, after the South Atlantic League All-Star game, that he had played his last game for the Delmarva Shorebirds and is moving up to the Frederick Keys...

    Corey Hanley Written by Corey Hanley about 3 years ago 1,167 reads 0 comments

  7. Baltimore Orioles: 5 Worst Draft Reaches in the Last 5 Years

    It's very hard to evaluate draft reaches in baseball because most of the rankings are incredibly subjective and players may be undervalued or overvalued very easily...

    Corey Hanley Written by Corey Hanley about over 3 years ago 128 reads 2 comments

  8. Baltimore Orioles: Ranking Their 10 Best 2011 Draft Picks

    The Orioles were ranked pretty low this year on many organizational rankings because the highly-touted minor-league prospects of a couple years ago have graduated to the majors and have started to develop there...

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  9. MLB Power Ranking: Top Divisions in Baseball

    As Interleague play approaches once again, we will see the return to the age old question: AL or NL? Interleague play isn't balanced and neither are the leagues, but when it comes to pitting division against division, things are a little more clear...

    Corey Hanley Written by Corey Hanley about over 3 years ago 1,121 reads 0 comments

  10. MLB Awards Watch: An Update After the First Third of the Season

    The season is starting to take shape as we enter June and players and teams are breaking away from the pack. The playoff picture is anything but clear, although there are some serious frontrunners...

    Corey Hanley Written by Corey Hanley about over 3 years ago 180 reads 0 comments

  11. Prince Fielder: 5 Reasons the Baltimore Orioles Could Sign Him Long Term

    It's only June and this is really the time to talk about the trade deadline, but one important storyline that will go from now until at least December is the future of Prince Fielder ...

    Corey Hanley Written by Corey Hanley about over 3 years ago 5,051 reads 16 comments

  12. Brett Wallace and 10 MLB Players Whose Performances Are Flying Under the Radar

    Every year, there are players that go under the radar, mostly because they are in the shadow of a much bigger name or are stuck in a small market. Some are just stuck on a bad team and look worse because of it...

    Corey Hanley Written by Corey Hanley about over 3 years ago 406 reads 2 comments

  13. Baltimore Orioles: Ranking the Top 5 Hats and Uniforms in Orioles History

    The Orioles franchise has sported some great uniforms and hats over the years. Some feature different aspects of the franchise, like the cartoon Oriole bird or the current patch with the Maryland flag...

    Corey Hanley Written by Corey Hanley about over 3 years ago 10,448 reads 7 comments

  14. MLB: The 15 Active Players That Could Retire Today and Make the Hall of Fame

    There are so many players in the league that pray for the Hall of Fame and in the end, it's only a select few that make the final cut. This era will be one to watch because of the steroid riddled players that will likely reach the ballot...

    Corey Hanley Written by Corey Hanley about over 3 years ago 722 reads 6 comments

  15. MLB Trade Speculation: 5 Possible Destinations for Vladimir Guerrero

    Vladimir Guerrero fell to the Orioles right at the end of free agency on a one year deal for $5 million with another $3 million in deferred payments...

    Corey Hanley Written by Corey Hanley about over 3 years ago 153 reads 0 comments

  16. NBA Where Are They Now: The 8 Players from Gunnin' for That No. 1 Spot

    It's been five years since Adam Yauch (better known as MCA) of the Beastie Boys combined his love of film, basketball and the city of New York to create the documentary, Gunnin' for That #1 Spot ...

    Corey Hanley Written by Corey Hanley about over 3 years ago 3,192 reads 0 comments

  17. MLB: The Problem with Interleague Play and How to Fix It

    It's that time of year again. The National League and the American League prepare to renew their rivalry as interleague action begins tonight...

    Corey Hanley Written by Corey Hanley about over 3 years ago 115 reads 0 comments

  18. Baltimore Orioles: 5 Players the Orioles Could Trade and Possible Destinations

    The Orioles are 19-21 through the first 40 games, but they look to have no shot at the playoffs once again. The Yankees are as strong as always and the Rays have stormed back after their awful start...

    Corey Hanley Written by Corey Hanley about over 3 years ago 132 reads 0 comments

  19. AL Rookie of the Year: Michael Pineda vs. Zach Britton

    The American League Rookie of the Year race has started to heat up. Eric Hosmer was recently called up and has been on a tear for the Royals . Still, the superstar rookies aren't coming from the Central, but rather from the East and West...

    Corey Hanley Written by Corey Hanley about over 3 years ago 86 reads 0 comments

  20. MLB: Ranking the Top 5 Rookies of the AL West

    As the season continues to take shape, the rookies are settling in and some are finding grooves and taking advantage of their opposition. The West is strong with rookie talent, most of which comes from one team...

    Corey Hanley Written by Corey Hanley about over 3 years ago 86 reads 1 comments

  21. Boston Red Sox: Top Prospect Jose Iglesias Called Up to the Majors

    This week has been full of big news: Two no-hitters have been pitched, with three more just falling short. The bigger news has come with top prospects being called up around the league...

    Corey Hanley Written by Corey Hanley about over 3 years ago 79 reads 0 comments

  22. Baltimore Orioles: 5 Players the Orioles Need Back in Their Lineup

    The Baltimore Orioles started off 2011 with a great win streak. Zach Britton came up from the minors and has pitched spectacularly. Things looked good, then they started to lose...

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  23. MLB Awards Predictions: Picking the Winners

    April has come to a close. The weather is starting to get warm. Some players have been making heat on their own. It's early and these awards are pretty fluid until the Autumn months, but these guys have made a whole lot of noise...

    Corey Hanley Written by Corey Hanley about over 3 years ago 255 reads 2 comments

  24. Francisco Liriano Throws First No-Hitter of 2011

    It's funny how cyclical baseball is. Edwin Jackson threw a no-hitter last season against the Tampa Bay Rays and now he is on the other end of a no-hitter at the hands of Francisco Liriano ...

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  25. Baltimore Orioles: 2010 Third-Round Draft Pick Daniel Klein Promoted to Bowie

    Even though Manny Machado has been making the most noise in the minors, the Orioles' next pick in the 2010 draft, Dan Klein, was promoted to the Double-A Bowie Baysox. Klein had been dominating Single-A Frederick with a 1...

    Corey Hanley Written by Corey Hanley about over 3 years ago 346 reads 0 comments