August 9, 2012; Baltimore, MD, USA; Baltimore Orioles third baseman Manny Machado (13) acknowledges the crowd before making his major league debut prior to a game against the Kansas City Royals at Oriole Park at Camden Yards. Mandatory Credit: Joy R. Absalon-US PRESSWIRE
A season of dizzying highs and terrifying lows continues...I humbly request a little more creamy middle.
Steve Melewski: Manny Machado talks about his first night in the big leagues Maybe I'm getting soft in my old age, but I sort of appreciated the human interest angle presented in last night's broadcast.
Orioles Notes: Overbay, Lowe, Chavez: MLB Rumors - MLBTradeRumors.com Waiver wire ephemera.
Camden Depot: Who Gets In? (8/9/2012) O's have shown improvement of late.
The "Why Not?" Team Can Take a Back Seat to the Fightin Showalters Heath pulls no punches.
Chien-Ming Wang, Best Taiwanese Player in MLB History | FanGraphs Baseball I once saw a sign that suggested otherwise.
On this day in 1971, the Orioles beat the Twins 4-3, despite allowing Harmon Killebrew's career home runs 500 and 501; in 1996, Eddie Murray hit his 18th career grand slam as part of an 8 run attack in a 13-4 victory over the White Sox; in 1999, Mike Bordick had a four hit night as the O's whupped the Devil Rays 17-1.
It's Sal Fasano's birthday.