BALTIMORE ORIOLES

Yovani Gallardo continues to struggle for the Baltimore Orioles

30-year old righty starting pitcher Yovani Gallardo continues to get lit up for the Baltimore Orioles.  Gallardo has pitched in 12 games (all starts) so far this year for the Orioles and he is 3-2 with a 5.37 ERA and a 1.63 WHIP.  He has given up 68 hits (8 homers) and 33 walks while […]

July 26, 2016 9:21 pm read more

The Baltimore Orioles sign Tom Gorzelanny

The Baltimore Orioles have signed 34-year old lefty reliever Tom Gorzelanny to a minor league deal.  He pitched in 7 games (0 starts) earlier this year for the Indians and he was 1-0 with a 21.00 ERA and a 3.00 WHIP.  He gave up 4 hits (1 homer) and 5 walks while whiffing 4 batters […]

July 26, 2016 12:27 pm read more

Dick Hall was a darn good pitcher for the Baltimore Orioles

Righty reliever Dick Hall was a darn good pitcher back in the day for the Baltimore Orioles.  Hall pitched in 342 games (0 starts) in his 9 years with the Orioles and he was 65-40 with 60 saves, a 2.89 ERA and a 1.01 WHIP.  Hall gave up 648 hits and 126 walks while whiffing […]

July 25, 2016 3:35 am read more

The Baltimore Orioles lose Joey Rickard for a while

The Baltimore Orioles have placed 25-year old righty swinging outfielder Joey Rickard on the 15-day disabled list due to a right thumb injury.  He will miss the next 4-6 weeks.  He has played in 85 games for the Orioles so far this year and he is 69 of 257 (.268 avg, .696 OPS) with 32 […]

July 22, 2016 10:36 pm read more

The Baltimore Orioles lose Hunter Harvey for the rest of the 2016 and beyond

21-year old righty starting pitcher Hunter Harvey came into this season as the Baltimore Orioles‘ #2 prospect according to Baseball America.  But he needs Tommy John surgery that will knock him out for the rest of the 2016 season and most of the 2017 season.  Harvey has pitched in 5 games (all starts) in Rookie+A-ball […]

July 21, 2016 8:46 pm read more

The Baltimore Orioles place Hyun Soo Kim on the D.L.

The Baltimore Orioles have placed 28-year old lefty swinging outfielder Hyun Soo Kim on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to July 11th, due to a strained hamstring.  Kim has played in 46 games for the Orioles so far this year and he is 50 for 152 (.329 avg, .864 OPS) with 18 runs scored, 3 […]

July 20, 2016 12:53 am read more

BALTIMORE RAVENS

The Baltimore Ravens sign Jake Long

The Baltimore Ravens have signed 31-year old OT Jake Long to a 1-year deal.  Long played in 4 games (0 starts) for the Atlanta Falcons last year.  He has now played in 100 games (96 starts) in his first 8 years in the NFL.  He went to the Pro Bowl in each of the first […]

July 26, 2016 9:42 pm read more

The Baltimore Ravens have a lot of quality depth at TE

The Baltimore Ravens are pretty deep in talented players at TE for the 2016 season.  The Ravens signed 35-year old Ben Watson in the off-season and he will be the starter.  Watson played in 16 games (all starts) for the Saints last year and he caught 74 passes for 825 yards (11.1 avg) with 6 […]

July 13, 2016 8:10 pm read more

The Baltimore Ravens are in good shape at WR for the 2016 season

The Baltimore Ravens are in good shape at WR for the 2016 season.  Last year was supposed to be 37-year old Steve Smith‘s swan song.  But when he tore his Achilles tendon, he didn’t want his career to end that way, so he signed a 1-year deal to return to the Ravens.  Smith played in […]

July 13, 2016 7:58 pm read more

Darren Waller of the Baltimore Ravens gets suspended for four games

23-year old TE/WR Darren Waller of the Baltimore Ravens has been suspended for 4 games for violating the NFL’s substance abuse policy.  He played in 6 games (1 start) as a rookie for the Ravens last year and he caught 2 passes for 18 yards (9.0 avg).  Hopefully Waller learns from his mistake, because he’s […]

July 2, 2016 6:07 pm read more

The Baltimore Ravens release Eugene Monroe

The Baltimore Ravens have released 29-year old OT Eugene Monroe.  Monroe played in 6 games (all starts) for the Ravens last year.  He played in 28 games (all starts) in his three years with the Ravens.  The Ravens tried to deal Monroe before cutting him, but to no avail.  I don’t think he will be […]

June 15, 2016 9:28 pm read more

The Baltimore Ravens are in good shape at fullback for 2016

25-year old Kyle Juszczyk is the perfect fullback for the Baltimore Ravens.  He is a good run blocker and he is also an excellent receiver out of the backfield.  He played in 16 games (11 starts) for the Ravens last year and he carried the ball 2 times for 3 yards (1.5 ypc).  Those are […]

June 15, 2016 9:24 pm read more