There are 58 days until Opening Day, and while I’m sure Donnie Hart was happy to get any uniform number last year, I bet he’s hoping for something a little lower than #58 this season. On to the links...
“A few years back, the stats Trumbo put up, he should be getting four or five years, upwards of $18-22 million a year, something like that,” Jones said earlier this week on the “Hot Stove Show” on 105.7 The Fan. “Times have changed, the metrics and all that stuff. How they’re calculating all that stuff is really going into how they’re paying people and it’s crazy how it is.”
Gotta admire a sportswriter who can include “myriad” in his headlines.
Or, they could do something useful like add an outfielder who can catch, throw, and hit against left-handed pitching. But that’s just me.
Not as a starter, thankfully, but a bench guy. Don’t we have enough bench guys?
And you guys think I complain about PECOTA too much...
I’ll save you a click - this guy thinks maybe, but the answer is no.
Don’t take any lottery tickets from Caleb Joseph, or any picks at the horse track.
Oh, look, at least one Orioles affiliate already released their giveaway schedule. See that, Orioles?
And while we’re on the topic of the Shorebirds, one eysore is getting removed.
It is the editorial policy of this blog to celebrate the success of all teams named Orioles, and today’s it’s the Augusta (KS) Orioles’ girls’ basketball team.
No time for birthdays and history today. Add them in the comments!