Zach Britton of the Baltimore Orioles is an All Star

Blogged under All-Stars,Big Orioles News,Bloglockers,Front Page,General,Throwing Well by joelapinski on Sunday 10 July 2016 at 9:38 am

28-year old lefty reliever Zach Britton of the Baltimore Orioles has made it to the All-Star team for the second year in a row.  Britton has pitched in 37 games (0 starts) for the Orioles so far this year and he is 2-1 with an American League leading 26 saves, a 0.74 ERA and a 0.82 WHIP.  He has only given up 20 hits and 10 walks while whiffing 43 batters in his first 36 2/3 innings for the Orioles so far this year.  Britton has now pitched in 220 games (46 starts) in his first six years with the Orioles and he is 27-21 with 99 saves, a 3.45 ERA and a 1.27 WHIP.

Brad Brach of the Baltimore Orioles is an All Star

Blogged under All-Stars,Big Orioles News,Bloglockers,Front Page,General,Throwing Well by joelapinski on Sunday 10 July 2016 at 9:34 am

30-year old righty reliever Brad Brach of the Baltimore Orioles has made it onto the All-Star Team for the first time in his career.  Brach has pitched in 39 games (0 starts) for the Orioles so far this year and he is 6-1 with 2 saves, a 0.93 ERA and a 0.81 WHIP.  He has only given up 25 hits and 14 walks while whiffing 57 batters in his first 48 1/3 innings this year.  Brach has now pitched in 256 games (0 starts) in his first six years in the show and he is 21-11 with 3 saves, a 2.87 ERA and a 1.23 WHIP.  Brach has been a big part of why the Orioles are in first place right now and they need him to keep up the good work moving forward.

Mark Trumbo of the Baltimore Orioles is an All Star

Blogged under All-Stars,Big Orioles News,Bloglockers,Front Page,General,Playing Well by joelapinski on Sunday 10 July 2016 at 9:28 am

30-year old righty swinging OF/DH Mark Trumbo of the Baltimore Orioles has been selected to the All Star Team for the second time in his career.  He has played in 86 games for the Orioles so far this year and he is 99 of 345 (.287 avg, .920 OPS) with 54 runs scored, a Major League leading 28 homers, 68 RBIs and 1 stolen base.  Trumbo has now played in 776 games in his first seven years in the show and he is 738 of 2,899 (.255 avg, .778 OPS) with 371 runs scored, 159 homers, 477 RBIs and 21 stolen bases.  The Orioles need Trumbo to keep raking in the second half of the 2016 season.

Matt Wieters of the Baltimore Orioles is an All Star

Blogged under All-Stars,Bloglockers,Front Page,General,Playing Well by joelapinski on Sunday 10 July 2016 at 9:23 am

30-year old switch-hitting catcher Matt Wieters of the Baltimore Orioles has been selected to the All Star Team for the 4th time in his career.  He has played in 63 games for the Orioles so far this year and he is 58 of 221 (.262 avg, .741 OPS) with 24 runs scored, 9 homers, 37 RBIs and 1 stolen base.  He has now played in 821 games in his first 8 years with the Orioles and he is 757 of 2,932 (.258 avg, .743 OPS) with 331 runs scored, 109 homers, 408 RBIs and 7 stolen bases.

Manny Machado of the Baltimore Orioles is an All-Star

Blogged under All-Stars,Bloglockers,Front Page,General,Playing Well by joelapinski on Sunday 10 July 2016 at 9:20 am

24-year old righty swinging 3B/SS Manny Machado of the Baltimore Orioles has been named to the All-Star Team for the 3rd time in his short career!  He has played in 82 games for the Orioles so far this year and he is 109 of 338 (.322 avg, .957 OPS) with 62 runs scored, 19 homers and 53 RBIs.  Machado has now played in 533 games in his first five years with the Orioles and he is 620 of 2,156 (.288 avg, .814 OPS) with 314 runs scored, 87 homers, 268 RBIs and 30 stolen bases.  Machado is a player on the rise for the Orioles and I see him making many more All-Star Games before his career is over!

Chris Tillman of the Baltimore Orioles is added to the All-Star Team

Blogged under All-Stars,Big Orioles News,Bloglockers,Front Page,General by joelapinski on Monday 15 July 2013 at 5:51 am

25-year old righty starting pitcher Chris Tillman has been added to the All-Star Team to replace Justin Verlander, who pitched yesterday for the Tigers.  Tillman has pitched in 19 games (all starts) for the Orioles so far this year and he is 11-3 with a 3.95 ERA and a 1.35 WHIP.  Tillman has given up 110 hits and 41 walks while whiffing 89 batters in his first 111 2/3 innings, which are pretty solid numbers.  Tillman has really come around his last two years and he deserves this honor.  In his last two years, Tillman has pitched in 34 games (all starts) in which he is 20-6 with a 3.51 ERA and a 1.22 WHIP.

The Baltimore Orioles are sending a quartet to the All-Star Game

Blogged under All-Stars,Big Orioles News,Bloglockers,Front Page,General by joelapinski on Monday 8 July 2013 at 1:30 pm

27-year old lefty swinging 1B Chris Davis, 30-year old righty swinging SS J.J. Hardy and 27-year old righty swinging CF Adam Jones have been elected by the fans to start for the American League in the All-Star Game.  21-year old righty swinging 3B Manny Machado was picked as a reserve by A.L. Manager Jim Leyland.  Davis is having an amazing year for the Orioles in 2013.  He has played in 88 games for the Orioles so far this year and he is 102 of 319 (.320 avg, 1.106 OPS) with 63 runs scored, 33 homers and 85 RBIs.  He has also walked 36 times while whiffing 99 times so far this year, so his batting average might be hard to maintain in the second half of the 2013 season.  Hardy has played in 89 games for the Orioles so far this year and he is 85 of 338 (.251 avg, .722 OPS) with 33 runs scored, 15 homers, 46 RBIs and 1 stolen base.  He has slowed down lately at the plate for the O’s.  Jones has been playing his usual Gold Glove caliber defense in CF and he’s also raking at the plate.  Jones has played in 89 games for the Orioles so far this year and he is 107 of 370 (.289 avg, .791 OPS) with 59 runs scored, 16 homers, 61 RBIs and 9 stolen bases.  Jones hasn’t been very picky at the plate so far this year as he has only walked 9 times so far this year while whiffing 72 times.  Machado has played in 89 games for the O’s so far this year and he is 119 of 382 (.312 avg, .812 OPS) with 53 runs scored, 6 homers, 42 RBIs and 6 stolen bases.  Machado also has a major league leading 39 doubles right now.

The Baltimore Orioles are sending a trio to the All-Star Game

Blogged under All-Stars,Big Orioles News,Bloglockers,Front Page,General by chinmusic on Tuesday 3 July 2012 at 12:09 pm

The Orioles are sending a trio of deserving players to the All-Star Game. 29-year old righty reliever Jim Johnson got his first shot to close for the Orioles this year and he is doing a fine job. Johnson has pitched in 34 games (0 starts) for the Orioles so far this year and he is 1-0 with 23 saves, a 1.30 ERA and a 0.78 WHIP. This will be Johnson’s first All-Star Game. 26-year old righty swinging CF Adam Jones will be a reserve for the A.L. All-Star Team. He has played in 79 games for the Orioles so far this year and he is 94 for 315 (.298 avg, .890 OPS) with 52 runs scored, 19 homers, 42 RBIs and 11 stolen bases. This will be Jones’ second All-Star Game. 26-year old switch-hitting catcher Matt Wieters has made it to his second All-Star Game as a reserve. He has played in 72 games for the O’s so far this year and he is 64 of 259 (.247 avg, .770 OPS) with 34 runs scored, 11 homers, 38 RBIs and 1 stolen base.

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