Friday Bird Droppings


So, I just want to more or less echo the comments of Dear Leader: Melvin Mora is probably one of if not my most favorite Oriole of recent vintage, end of contract sourpuss MelMo notwithstanding. What do you think? Is he right there behind Brooksy and Decinces for best at the hot corner in the orange and black?

School of Roch: The rotation, bullpen, Fielder, minor league managers and Mora Roch engages in some delicate pot stirring.

Baseball Prospectus | Overthinking It: GMs Say the Darndest Things A cautionary tale.

Orioles Card "O" the Day: Leo Gomez, 1993 Leaf #155 As long as we're sort of talking about third basemen, here's an awkward picture of Leo Gomez.

On this day in 1907, it was decreed that Civil War hero Abner Doubleday invented baseball.

It's the birthday of Jim Hoey. It is also the birthday of Sandy Koufax and in 1971 Travis Baptist and Chris Priest were born. Odd.

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