Tuesday, February 27, 2024

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Dear Peter Angelos: When will you fix this disgrace?

At the risk of “piling on,” I’ve decided to throw my two cents into the blogosphere today to briefly (insert joke here) discuss the situation regarding the Orioles as they continue their West Coast horror tour where no doubt...

Bergesen goes distance, emerging as a true ‘Ace’ for Orioles

It’s still a bit too early to put Brad Bergesen on the Mike Mussina track as the franchise’s first potential “ace” in a decade but yesterday’s effort at Camden Yards has started some buzz about the lanky righthander’s recent...

Rain drops Koji: Birds lose to Mariners 6-3

My new favorite Oriole, Matt Wieters, was the featured Bird tonight but didn't play. Koji Uehara looked pretty good until the rain came. The Orioles lost again. Mired in an offensive slump, tonight's Birds lineup was another head-scratcher with Ty...

Orioles: Shut out, swept & headed home on 5-game losing streak

Bad pitching has become a hallmark of the 2009 Orioles but this weekend's bizarre meltdown in Oakland has solidified the basement in the AL East for the Orioles who have a lot of problems coming back to face the...

Adam Eaton pitches a gem, Birds beat Pale Hose 6-0

Well, just when you think you've seen it all, right? Tonight Adam Eaton, the former O's No. 5 starter, went 7 1/3 innings and held even his harshest skeptics spellbound with a dazzling 6-hit, 9-strikeout effort while surrendering just...

Orioles hold on again, beat Yankees 7-5 to start season with pair of wins

It shouldn't have been so close in the end, but tonight was another "Oriole Magic" kinda night as the Birds jumped out to a big lead over the Yankees behind a nice starting effort from Koji Uehara and eventually...

Boos for Teixeira and the ghost of Jeffrey Maier spark O’s to 10-5 win over Yankees

Well, whatever they did to keep away the New York fans and somehow get orange-colored sweaters into the seats worked. It was a major victory for the Orioles front office, keeping Opening Day from being ruined by a sea...

Drinking the orange Kool Aid at Fan Fest

There are two types of Orioles fans left in the Baltimore area and they are distinct groups: Those who drink the Kool Aid… And those, like me, who have examined the big picture of what’s happened to this franchise over the...
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The Peter Principles (Ch. 4) – The Dumb Dumb error begins in Baltimore

The Ballad of Davey Johnson begins in Baltimore in 1996. All he ever did was win baseball games. He and Peter Angelos never agreed on much. And then he was gone. Here's the whole story through the eyes of the journalists who covered it.

Crab Cake Row: TurnAround providing support for victims of worst crimes against women and children

Former Ravens Super Bowl XXXV champion running back Femi Ayanbadejo tells Nestor why TurnAround earned his support for survivors of abuse from Faidley's on "A Cup Of Soup Or Bowl Week" for the Maryland Food Bank.

With Madubuike decision looming for Ravens, salary cap set at $255.4 million for 2024 season

Placing the franchise tag on Pro Bowl defensive tackle Justin Madubuike would cost just over $22 million.

Trickle-down impact of Bradish injury on Orioles pitching tough to overlook

On Thursday, manager Brandon Hyde said “everything’s going well” with Kyle Bradish’s throwing progression. 

The incredible opportunity ahead for downtown Baltimore to grow and thrive with Orioles new ownership

Leonard Raskin and Nestor discuss power of downtown Baltimore to grow and thrive with Orioles new ownership

After the “Oh!” there’s the CBD benefits of pain relief

Wendy Bronfein of Curio Wellness discusses the after "Oh!" and answers Nestor's curiosity about CBD products and ways to soothe aching muscles.

The Peter Principles (Ch. 3): Giving Peter The Ball, Scabs and The Angelos NFL Franchise in Baltimore

Peter Angelos did everything in his power to give Baltimore the NFL ball in 1994. Here's the whole story...and the 2131 Cal Ripken night when Orioles fans booed him off the dais and he was never to be seen in front of Baltimore fans ever again.

Laying it on the line with the great Rik Emmett of Triumph

With a newly released memoir about his life in music and times in the Canadian band Triumph in the 1980s, guitarist Rik Emmett discusses " "Lay It On The Line" and the stories behind a lifetime in music with Nestor from Toronto. Oh, there's also a surprising amount of baseball chatter with this big MLB fan and historian, too!
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