Brad Bergesen delivers a pitch to Matt Wieters on May 29, 2009 (© Andrew Markowitz)
Did you know that we're just 100 days from Opening Day? Well, 100 days from Opening Day for the Orioles and the Rays because they start a day later than everyone else. I continue to be salty about the fact that my Opening Day is 1) a full day after other baseball fans get their OD, 2) at Tropicana Field, and 3) on a Tuesday. Tuesday! OD is supposed to be on Monday.
Today's picture is from Matt Wieters Day on May 29, 2009. It was an amazing day, wasn't it? Camden Yards was packed with excited Orioles fans, Matt Wieters got a standing ovation for fielding a bunt, Brad Bergesen pitched an absolute gem, and of course Luke Scott continued his dominance of the Detroit Tigers. The O's won the game 7-2 for their 5th consecutive win. It was one of those days when everything seemed right in the world. Here's your box score, game thread , and recap