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August 20, 2014, No comments

I’ve said it once, and I’ll say it again: If you put a quality product on the field, people will come to watch…unless of course you’re the Tampa Bay Rays. […]


Bird’s House: Betting on the bullpen

August 13, 2014, No comments

Six-inning games. From here on out, that’s all the Baltimore Orioles need to win. Six innings. Sounds simple, right? While it might not be that simp ...


Bird’s House: Orioles make single trade

August 6, 2014, No comments

Sometimes the best course of action is to take no action. (Unless you’re the Philadelphia Phillies, but I digress.) With the July 31 Major Leagu ...


Bird’s House: A playoffs-worthy ERA

July 30, 2014, No comments

Joke all you want about the Baltimore Orioles’ pitching staff (I know I have this year), but when you really get down to it, they’re not that bad. ...

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    Bird’s House: A piece of advice
    July 23, 2014, No comments

    Dear Baltimore Orioles, I know you currently have a three-game lead in the very tough American League East and are looking for ways to make improvements on your roster. I […]

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Manny Machado addresses the crowd at
Mustang Alleys.
- Photos by Erik Zygmont
    Machado funds city baseball league for kids
    July 2, 2014, No comments

    What better way to further the sport of baseball than through the sport of bowling? Apparently that’s what Orioles third-baseman Manny Machado thought. Last Thursday, he held the Manny Machado […]

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    Bird’s House: What a weekend!
    June 25, 2014, No comments

    In case you missed the Orioles taking two of three from the New York Yankees on the road because you were getting ready for the U.S.-Portugal game, you need to […]

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    Bird’s House: Worried? Me?
    May 21, 2014, No comments

    As I write this article, the clock states that it is 12:46 p.m. on Monday, May 19. One thing it does not show—but I’ve been waiting for it—is J.J. Hardy’s […]