BALTIMORE ORIOLES

Manny Machado is done for the season for the Baltimore Orioles

21-year old righty swinging 3B Manny Machado will miss the rest of the 2013 season after tearing a ligament in his knee in Tampa last Monday Night.  The good news is that his injury won’t require surgery and he should be running again in six to eight weeks.  Machado played in 156 games for the [...]

September 25, 2013 12:36 pm read more

Matt Wieters might never be the player the Baltimore Orioles thought he was going to be

27-year old switch-hitting catcher Matt Wieters was supposed to be the best catcher in all of baseball for a long time, or at least that’s what the Orioles thought they had in him.  He has turned into a solid catcher, but he’s nowhere near being the best catcher in baseball.  He has played in 145 [...]

September 25, 2013 12:32 pm read more

Josh Stinson is looking good for the Baltimore Orioles

25-year old righty reliever Josh Stinson is making a good impression so far this month for the Baltimore Orioles.  He has pitched in 9 games (1 start) for the Orioles so far this year and he is 0-0 with a 3.00 ERA and a 0.67 WHIP.  He has given up 7 hits and 3 walks [...]

September 24, 2013 3:14 pm read more

The Baltimore Orioles DFA Wilson Betemit

The Orioles have designated 31-year old switch-hitting 3B/DH Wilson Betemit for assignment.  Betemit played in 6 games for the Orioles this year and he was 0 for 10 (.000 avg, .000 OPS).  Betemit played in 108 games in his two years with the Orioles and he was 89 for 351 (.254 avg, .724 OPS) with [...]

September 17, 2013 1:02 pm read more

Chris Tillman is turning into the ace of the rotation for the Baltimore Orioles in 2013

25-year old righty starting pitcher Chris Tillman has really stepped up his game in 2013, as he is becoming the Orioles’ ace of the rotation.  Tillman has pitched in 29 games (all starts) for the O’s so far this year and he is 16-5 with a 3.66 ERA and a 1.23 WHIP.  Tillman has given [...]

September 13, 2013 2:55 pm read more

Adam Jones is rolling this year for the Baltimore Orioles

Lost in all of the Chris Davis hype has been the fact that 28-year old righty swinging outfielder Adam Jones is having a big time season in 2013 for the Orioles.  He has played in 145 games for the Orioles so far this year and he is 172 of 592 (.291 avg, .826 OPS) with [...]

September 12, 2013 1:13 pm read more

BALTIMORE RAVENS

The Baltimore Ravens acquire OT Eugene Monroe from the Jaguars

The Ravens have acquired 26-year old OT Eugene Monroe from the Jacksonville Jaguars for 4th and 5th round picks in the 2014 NFL Draft.  Monroe played in 4 games (all starts) for the Jaguars this year.  He has now played in 65 games (62 starts) in his first five years in the NFL.  Monroe was [...]

October 3, 2013 1:23 pm read more

The Baltimore Ravens waive safety Christian Thompson

The Ravens have waived 23-year old safety Christian Thompson.  Thompson just came off a 4-game suspension from the NFL.  He played in 7 games for the Ravens as a rookie in 2012 and he didn’t have any tackles.  He was a 4th round pick (#130 overall) in the 2012 NFL Draft.  This is absolutely no [...]

October 1, 2013 10:45 pm read more

Buffalo Bills 23, Baltimore Ravens 20

The Ravens kept shooting themselves in the foot today and it killed them in the end.  Joe Flacco was horrible today as he completed 25 of 50 passes for 347 yards with 2 TD passes and 5 INTs.  Ray Rice led the way on the ground with 17 yards rushing on 5 carries (3.4 ypc).  [...]

September 30, 2013 12:45 am read more

Baltimore Ravens (2-1) vs. Buffalo Bills (1-2)

The Ravens have won two games in a row, outscoring their opponents by a combined score of 44-15.  The Bills have played pretty well at home this year where they are 1-1 on the year.  Here is a look at the matchups in this game: When the Ravens have the ball:  The Ravens are likely [...]

September 26, 2013 6:57 pm read more

Tandon Doss looks like he has found a niche for the Baltimore Ravens

The Ravens had cut 24-year old WR Tandon Doss before this season started, but injuries led to them re-signing him.  He is not much of a WR, so the Ravens gave him a shot to return punts and he has looked good doing that for the Ravens so far this year.  He has played in [...]

September 25, 2013 5:51 pm read more

Daryl Smith is off to an impressive start this year for the Baltimore Ravens

The Ravens took a flier on 31-year old inside linebacker Daryl Smith and he has paid off in spades so far in 2013.  He only played in 2 games for the Jaguars last year due to injury and he had 6 tackles.  He has played in all three games for the Ravens so far this [...]

September 25, 2013 5:47 pm read more