The Cubs were able to pull off a close one versus the Indians at home. No former O's featured, though Steve Melewski tweeted a link to an article he had previously written about O's Scouting Director Gary Rajsich, who scouted Cubs starter Jon Lester.
Current CBA Rules Could "Roll Over" Through Offseason - MLB Trade Rumors Possible changes to the qualifying offer system?
Baseball America's John Manuel on Chance Sisco's defense - Steve Melewski
ST\teve Melewski really got his money's worth in his interview with John Manuel
Cooperstown Confidential: Baseball Meets Horror – The Hardball Times No O's content here, but a sort of interesting bit on baseball and the horror genre.
On this day in 2005, Miguel Tejada was awarded the Silver Slugger for his offensive performance at shortstop that season.
Dave McNally would have been 74 today. One of the all time greatest O's pitchers, McNally was a three time All Star and appeared in the 1966 and 1970 World Series for the O's.Many other former O's have a birthday today including Steve Trachsel, Matt Nokes, David Dellucci and Tim Byrdak. "Diamond" Dave Trembley, former O's manager, current Braves Player Development Director turns 65 today.