It is seriously a slow day for Orioles news. I know it's early and that Andy "Slowsky" MacPhail doesn't rush, but I'm getting antsy for some stuff to start happening. Here's are the few O's stories I could find for you:
Joe Jordan on the top 5 picks
Jordan gives insight on Matt Hobgood, Mychal Givens, Tyler Townsend. Randy Henry, and Ashur Tolliver. -Stacey
Rough Day for Perrault
He gave up 2 run HR in the bottom of the 8th which sent the Phoenix Desert Dogs to their first championship loss in six years. Matt Angle was 2-4 with a triple. I saw a replay of the triple and that kid can fly. -Stacey
Orioles Card "O" the Day: Tito Landrum,
Kevin was so intrigued by Tito Landrum: Male Model that he posted one of Tito's baseball cards. Seriously? A male model?? -Stacey
Around the division:
An Interview with Tampa Bay Rays Director of Pro Scouting Matt Arnold
DRaysBay interviewed the Rays' new Director of Pro Scouting about his background, advanced stats vs traditional scouting, and more. -Stacey
Terry Francona Wants A Pitcher: How About Chris Capuano?
Over The Monster thinks Chris Capuano could be a good fit for the Red Sox in 2010. -Stacey
Who Could Be Put on to the Prospects List? Dunedin Edition
Bluebird Banter takes a look at the prospects in Blue Jays' A ball, including the turncoat Adam Loewen. More importantly, who do you guys think would win in a fight, the Bluebird Banter Blue Jay or the Camden Chat Oriole? Both are pretty fierce, but I think we have the edge. The Oriole definitely looks angrier. -Stacey
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