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David Hess was ok through five. He gave up four runs. The team was anemic at the plate once again, but when position players are among your best pitchers, it hardly matters.

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2 minutes ago, weams said:

David Hess was ok through five. He gave up four runs. The team was anemic at the plate once again, but when position players are among your best pitchers, it hardly matters.

They said the Orioles have used 12 position players to pitch since coming to Baltimoe. Three already this year in less then a month. Not good.

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How bad is too bad? I knew this season would be rough to watch and they’d lose a lot of games but it seems to be bordering on ridiculous to be so non competitive. 

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They are still off the AL record for runs allowed in a season.  They are allowing 6.71 runs a game. The 1996 Tigers allowed 6.81 runs per game.  So things could be worse.

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11 minutes ago, Chavez Ravine said:

I missed the last inning. Did Sucre provide demonstrative encouragement and critiques of his own pitches?

While pitching  perfect inning.

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Well, the question is, is there anybody down on the farm and can come up and help? The roster appears to be suffering from some mismanagement. Part of that is just rookie leadership, and part of it is probably underestimating how bad our starters would be, and not planning appropriately.

I like Wilkerson, and I want him to do well, but is there anybody who really would rather have Wilkerson then Jackson?

Oh well, I’m gonna wear my Caleb Joseph jersey tomorrow, I have to show the support.

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56 minutes ago, Philip said:

Well, the question is, is there anybody down on the farm and can come up and help? The roster appears to be suffering from some mismanagement. Part of that is just rookie leadership, and part of it is probably underestimating how bad our starters would be, and not planning appropriately.

I like Wilkerson, and I want him to do well, but is there anybody who really would rather have Wilkerson then Jackson?

Oh well, I’m gonna wear my Caleb Joseph jersey tomorrow, I have to show the support.

You post that like you think they're worried about THIS year's ML team. 😛  we don't have a ROFL smilie...

Deal with it. This is the 2019 Orioles. Is what it is.

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There will be little joy in Mudville until we make that 2020 1-1 draft pick, NEXT June. THEN we will at least see some direction and hope for the future...

 

 

 

Hope it's a stud pitcherTINSTAAPP!

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6 hours ago, Chavez Ravine said:

I missed the last inning. Did Sucre provide demonstrative encouragement and critiques of his own pitches?

The Sugar Jesus leads by example. 

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6 hours ago, scOtt said:

You post that like you think they're worried about THIS year's ML team. 😛  we don't have a ROFL smilie...

Deal with it. This is the 2019 Orioles. Is what it is.

Yeah wtf - he sounds like @wildcard!  😇

I had a nice nights's sleep and a good laugh when I woke up to the score.  I left after Tanner @scOtt "did his thing".

The only "silver lining" for me is whenever @interloper posts his SLT!  :deadhorse:  Oh yeah, I forgot, we found ourselves a hitting C!  Go Sevy!   😍

 

 

 

 

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8 hours ago, weams said:

I'm sorry but I did not see a Hangout Player of the Game (HPOTG) mentioned!!!!  Sevy?  :leaving:

 

"Pedro Severino homered in the bottom of the ninth off Josh Osich, who was in Orioles camp, to account for the final margin."

http://www.masnsports.com/school-of-roch/2019/04/three-four-run-innings-lead-to-12-2-orioles-loss.html

@PaulFolk has the O's on pace for double digit W's e'en tho 7-74 seems more likely!

That, of course, will change. It’s very early yet. I’m betting they can at least get into the double digits in home wins. A bold prediction, I know!

https://www.camdenchat.com/2019/4/23/18510323/orioles-news-links

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