BALTIMORE ORIOLES

Pedro Alvarez is off to a very slow start with the bat for the Baltimore Orioles in 2016

The Baltimore Orioles signed 29-year old lefty swinging DH/1B/3B Pedro Alvarez this spring to a 1-year, $5.75 million dollar deal late in free agency to provide them with power.  From 2012-2015, Alvarez averaged 27.8 homers and 79.5 RBIs per season for the Pittsburgh Pirates.  But, he has shown none of that kind of power so […]

April 29, 2016 12:09 pm read more

The Baltimore Orioles release Terry Doyle

The Baltimore Orioles have released 30-year old righty starting pitcher Terry Doyle.  Doyle pitched in 4 games (all starts) in AAA-ball this year for the Orioles and he was 0-2 with a 5.87 ERA and a 1.52 WHIP.  Doyle has now pitched in 182 games (135 starts) in his first 9 years in the minors […]

April 28, 2016 5:53 pm read more

The Baltimore Orioles send Ryan Flaherty to AAA

The Baltimore Orioles have sent 29-year old lefty swinging IF/OF Ryan Flaherty to AAA.  Flaherty has played in 4 games for the Orioles so far this year and he is 2 for 10 (.200 avg, .473 OPS) with 1 stolen base.  He has now played in 359 games in his first five years with the […]

April 26, 2016 1:47 am read more

The Baltimore Orioles have claimed David Hale off waivers

The Baltimore Orioles have claimed 28-year old righty reliever/starter David Hale off waivers from the Colorado Rockies.  Hale pitched in 2 games (0 starts) for the Rockies this year and he was 0-0 with a 13.50 ERA and a 3.00 WHIP.  He has now pitched in 66 games (20 starts) in his first four years […]

April 25, 2016 7:00 pm read more

Mychal Givens is an impressive reliever for the Baltimore Orioles

25-year old righty reliever Mychal Givens of the Baltimore Orioles has only been a pitcher since 2013, but you would never know that by watching him pitch.  He was actually a middle infielder in his first three years in the minors for the Orioles.  Givens brings big time heat to the plate.  He has pitched […]

April 25, 2016 2:23 pm read more

The Baltimore Orioles are going to activate Kevin Gausman off the D.L. on Monday

The Baltimore Orioles are going to activate 25-year old righty starting pitcher Kevin Gausman off the D.L. on Monday.  Gausman pitched in 3 games (all starts) in A+AA+AAA-ball on his rehab assignment and he was 0-3 with a 3.27 ERA and a 1.55 WHIP.  Gausman has pitched in 65 games (42 starts) in his first […]

April 23, 2016 9:12 pm read more

BALTIMORE RAVENS

The Baltimore Ravens select Ronnie Stanley

The Baltimore Ravens have picked OT Ronnie Stanley with the #6 overall pick (first round) of the 2016 NFL Draft.  Stanley is a huge guy at 6’6″, 315 pounds and he runs a 5.0 40.  He is a good run and pass blocker.  He can be an elite player as long as the Ravens’ coaches […]

April 29, 2016 2:50 pm read more

The Baltimore Ravens sign Trent Richardson

The Baltimore Ravens have signed 25-year old RB Trent Richardson.  Richardson didn’t play at all in the NFL last year.  He last played in the NFL with the Colts in 2014.  Richardson was taken with the #3 overall pick in the 2012 NFL Draft by the Cleveland Browns.  Richardson has played in 46 games (37 […]

April 23, 2016 8:49 pm read more

The Baltimore Ravens release Will Hill

The Baltimore Ravens have released 26-year old safety Will Hill.  Hill played in all 16 games for the Ravens last year and he had 64 tackles, 1 sack, 6 passes defensed and 1 interception.  Hill has played in 50 games in his first four years in the NFL and he has 221 tackles, 1 sack, […]

March 16, 2016 8:34 pm read more

The Baltimore Ravens sign Mike Wallace

The Baltimore Ravens have signed 29-year old WR Mike Wallace to a 2-year, $11.5 million dollar deal.  Wallace played in 16 games (12 starts) for the Vikings last year and he caught 39 passes for 473 yards (12.1 avg) with 2 TD grabs.  He also carried the ball 1 time for 6 yards last year.  […]

March 16, 2016 12:40 am read more

The Baltimore Ravens sign Eric Weddle

The Baltimore Ravens have signed 31-year old safety Eric Weddle to a 4-year, $26 million dollar deal.  Weddle played in 13 games for the Chargers last year and he had 78 tackles, 1/2 a sack, 1 fumble recovery and 6 passes defensed.  Weddle has now played in 137 games in his first 9 years in […]

March 15, 2016 3:42 am read more

The Baltimore Ravens re-sign RB Terrance West

The Baltimore Ravens have re-signed 25-year old RB Terrance West.  West played in 6 games (0 starts) for the Ravens last year and he carried the ball 46 times for 180 yards (3.9 ypc).  He also caught 4 passes for 21 yards (5.3 avg) for the Ravens last year.  West has now played in 22 […]

March 9, 2016 1:44 am read more