Orioles Insider: Simon held in custody while awaiting ballistic tests
Alfredo Simon reported to authorities yesterday while his legal teams works on his defense and the DR police begin ballistics testing on the handgun he surrendered to police. Seems there are witnesses alleging Simon wasn't the only one to fire a gun that night.
Orioles Insider: Orioles sending John Stockstill to the Dominican
The Orioles official will try and find out what's what and "take appropriate action."
School of Roch: Latest Simon update (w/update)
Whether it's three months or one year, it seems Alfredo Simon will be sitting in a jail in the DR for a while if their legal officials get their way.
Steve Melewski: Next question: How much better are the Orioles?
Steve puts on the orange-colored glasses and points out why the O's may be significantly better than they were in 2010.
Orioles Insider: Gregg will make a decision within two or three days
Kevin Gregg will make his decision on his 2011 destination within a few days. Wonder if he will announce it via a 30-minute ESPN special or if a simple e-mailed press release will do.
MASN News & Information - Orioles, Nationals, Ravens on MASNsports.com
"MASN, the television home of the Orioles and Nationals, has announced that well-known Mid-Atlantic sports journalist Pete Kerzel has joined the network as full-time managing editor of MASNsports.com. Kerzel will begin shaping and overseeing sports news coverage at MASN beginning on Monday, January 3, 2011."
So, if, for any reason, you were to have a problem with any component of MASN coverage of the Orioles, like, for instance, any of their bloggers who's displayed less than professional behavior and writing, well, this is the guy to contact. Just sayin'.
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