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  • Hammel allows one run in three innings vs. Rays

    Hammel allows one run in three innings vs. Rays
    SARASOTA, Fla. – Orioles right-hander Jason Hammel made just one mistake against his former team Tuesday afternoon at Ed Smith Stadium. Hammel, making his second Grapefruit League start of the spring against a Rays team he debuted with, allowed a...
  • New Orioles pitcher Hammel fares well — for the most part — vs. old team

    New Orioles pitcher Hammel fares well — for the most part — vs. old team
    Orioles right-hander Jason Hammel wanted to make an impression on his former team Tuesday afternoon at Ed Smith Stadium. Hammel, pitching in his second Grapefruit League start of the spring against a Rays team he debuted with, made just one mistake in...
  • Angels lose third straight to Astros, 5-4

    Angels lose third straight to Astros, 5-4
    The Angels got off to a horribly slow start this season. They comforted themselves by saying they did the same thing last year, then had a pretty good season after all. This is worse, and not just because the Angels have lost three consecutive games...
  • Astros blast six homers in 11-7 win over Orioles

    Astros blast six homers in 11-7 win over Orioles
    HOUSTON — On Wednesday morning, eight Orioles took a behind-the-scenes tour of NASA's renowned Johnson Space Center. Four innings into Wednesday night's 11-7 loss to the Houston Astros, the entire Orioles team witnessed a launching pad. Six...
  • Interesting facts from the Cubs 10-9 comeback

     
    The Chicago Cubs avoided a four game sweep from the Washington Nationals on Thursday night by staging a somewhat improbable comeback.  Matt Garza only lasted two innings, the Cubs were down 8-0 after five innings and all signs were pointing to yet another...
  • Midseason grades for the Cubs

     
    The MLB All-Star Break is upon us and it's time to assess how the 2011 Chicago Cubs have fared at the halfway point. The Good Carlos Pena -  He took a while to warm up, but he has 19 HR's and 49 RBI's with a .225 batting average.   His batting average...
  • 2011 Chicago Cubs final grades

     
    Back in July, I posted my mid-season grades for the Cubs.  Now is the time for the final grades for the 2011 Chicago Cubs.   THE GOOD   Carlos Pena – The guy at first base finished with 28 HRs and 80 RBIs with a .225 batting average.  Back in July...
  • Chicago Cubs 2011 offseason to-do list

     
    Now that my final grades are recorded and out of the way, it's time to go through the Cubs To-Do List for the coming offseason.   1.  Hire a GM as soon as possible The Cubs have already formally requested to speak with Red Sox GM Theo Epstein. Also, the...
  • Quade out, Theo starts clean-up

     
    Harvey Keitel has a great role in the movie Pulp Fiction.  He plays “Winston/Mr. Wolf,” a guy that specializes in cleaning up your mess.   While I previously compared Theo Epstein to a North Side version of Obama,  Theo could also be...
  • Kirk Gibson, Joe Maddon are named NL, AL managers of the year

     
    Kirk Gibson of the Arizona Diamondbacks is named National League Manager of the Year. Joe Maddon of the Tampa Bay Rays wins the honor in the American League....
  • Cubs have options among 2012 free agents

     
    We’re on to Phase 3 of the offseason to-do list and it involves acquiring new players and the consideration of moving Starlin Castro to a new position.  Julie Dicaro at A League of Her Own made my job a bit easier by already compiling a list of...