The Baltimore Orioles are now back to .500 baseball

The Baltimore Orioles beat the California Angels of Anaheim of Orange Country near Los Angeles last night 6-2. It means the Orioles are back to an even record, 56 – 56. It’s like the season starts all over again for the Orioles, except of course that Boston Red Sox are seven games ahead of them. … Continue reading “The Baltimore Orioles are now back to .500 baseball”

The Baltimore Orioles need to trade Manny Machado

Baltimore Orioles third baseman┬áManny Machado is now 25 years old. He’s under contract with the Orioles until the end of the 2018 season. The Orioles need to trade Manny Machado for pitching prospects while he still has perceived value. A good defensive third baseman who hits for power is a luxury the Orioles can’t afford, … Continue reading “The Baltimore Orioles need to trade Manny Machado”

Rays Logan Morrison learns why people hate the Yankees

There’s a reason people hate the Yankees. Major League Baseball named New York Yankees catcher Gary Sanchez to the 2017 All-Star Home Run Derby. Sanchez has 13 home runs. Tampa Rays first baseman Logan Morrison has a problem with that. Morrison has 24 home runs, yet didn’t get invited to join the Home Run Derby … Continue reading “Rays Logan Morrison learns why people hate the Yankees”

How to fix MLB streaming on Windows 10

MLB.tv is the streaming service of Major League Baseball. It allows you to watch out of market games. There’s a special over this July 4th weekend. They’ve dropped the price to $20.17 for the 2017 season. It’s normally over $100. If you ever find yourself paying full price for MLB.tv, you’re paying too much. There’s … Continue reading “How to fix MLB streaming on Windows 10”

MLB’s hollow tribute to Jackie Robinson

One of the advantages of reactivating my Facebook account is that I get to see lots of ads. A while back I must have “liked” the official Lids Facebook account. I now get to see ads from Lids in my Facebook feed. That’s not a problem. I like to wear overpriced hats associated with professional … Continue reading “MLB’s hollow tribute to Jackie Robinson”

Washington Nationals sign Matt Wieters to a two-year deal

Former Baltimore Orioles catcher Matt Wieters is now a member of the Washington Nationals. He signed a two-year contract with the choice of opting out after one season. That may work out in Wieters’ favor if there is a demand for 31-year-old low average, switch-hitting catchers next season. Matt Wieters will make $10.5 million this … Continue reading “Washington Nationals sign Matt Wieters to a two-year deal”