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Orioles Back To .500 and Oh, Ubaldo Needs To Step Up

 by TheChode With a much-needed  3-0 shut win in a day game at Camden Yards Tuesday afternoon, the Orioles bounced back to .500 for the year.  Like I said last week, […]

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by / on April 17, 2014 at 6:31 am / in Featured, Sports and Bets

Possible Round Two Scenarios For The Ravens

by Babes The great wizard of Oz is primed to take the best player available in round one, that we know.  How the board falls is what we don’t know.  The […]

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by / on April 16, 2014 at 8:41 pm / in Featured, Sports and Bets

G.B.H. (Gonzo, Britton, and Hunter, Not The Old Punk Band) Shut Out Rays, Birds Get Mini-Sweep

The Run Down: Miguel Gonzalez and Zach Britton battled the Tampa Bay Rays to record eight shutout innings and Tommy Hunter slammed the door shut in the ninth, to get our beloved […]

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by / on April 16, 2014 at 6:18 pm / in Featured, Sports and Bets

John Daly Rips Tee Shot Out Of Model’s Mouth. Fun Party Trick.

You can have the Green Jacket, Bubba.  John Daly just lays ‘em down and grips it and rips it.  No hesitation, just straight power golf.  I’m actually surprised he didn’t […]

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by / on April 15, 2014 at 5:04 pm / in Featured, Sports and Bets

Bats Back Chen Gem. O’s Crush Rays 7-1

The Run Down: The up and down Oriole April took a turn for the better yesterday as the Birds dismantled the Rays 7-1.  Wei-Yin Chen, who had struggled a bit in his […]

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by / on April 15, 2014 at 8:07 am / in Featured, Sports and Bets

The NFL Draft From The Eyes of Babes. Trades, Mayhem, and Less QB Than You Think.

  by Babes Christmas Day is getting closer and closer, for us draft nerds that is. The smokescreens are flying up in full force and teams are putting on their […]

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by / on April 14, 2014 at 3:23 pm / in Featured, Sports and Bets

Ok, What The Hell Is Going On With The Orioles ?!?!

I know it’s early, and our very own resident Oriole expert, The Chode, has assured me that the Birds are going to be okay, but I can’t help but feel […]

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by / on April 14, 2014 at 2:14 pm / in Featured, Sports and Bets

The Smell Of Horsecrap and Money: Saturday At Pimlico, The Bluegrass, and The Arkansas Derby

The Bluegrass Stakes at Keeneland and the Arkansas Derby at Oaklawn Park are the last two of the major Kentucky Derby preps.  Both are this weekend.  After this, it’s only […]

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by / on April 12, 2014 at 11:54 am / in Featured, Sports and Bets

Adam Jones Is Talking Sh$T and I Love It

Adam Jones wasn’t about to buy into the Masahiro Tanaka hype machine.  Before Wednesday night’s O’s/Yanks matchup Jones said this: Why don’t you ask Tanaka about me? I’m the one who’s been over […]

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by / on April 10, 2014 at 9:28 pm / in Featured, Sports and Bets

Schoop Power, 9th Inning Rally, Lead O’s Past Yanks For First Series Win Of The Year

All I’ve been hearing about all morning is how great Masahiro Tanaka looked last night in his NO DECISION against the Baltimore Orioles.  Sure, he struck out 10 and will […]

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by / on April 10, 2014 at 6:46 am / in Featured, Sports and Bets

Faust, Cleare, and Peters All To Transfer. What Does It Mean?

Nick Faust, Shaquille Cleare and Roddy Peters all requested release from the University of Maryland basketball team and were granted it according to multiple sources yesterday.  Many Maryland fans are […]

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by / on April 9, 2014 at 7:11 am / in Featured, Sports and Bets

Jonesy Makes His Feelings Clear: Fans Running on the Field are Stupid!

After a couple of fans ran onto the field in Tuesdays Orioles Yankees game in New York, O’s center fielder Adam Jones didn’t hold back his feelings. Here’s the highlight […]

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by / on April 9, 2014 at 6:00 am / in Featured, Sports and Bets

Relax, The Orioles Have It All Under Control

3-5 isn’t the fiery start to the season I dreamt about the night before opening day. Its doesn’t matter where you start the season though, it’s about where you finish. […]

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by / on April 9, 2014 at 5:44 am / in Featured, Sports and Bets

Somebody In The Bronx Call 911, The O’s Just Murdered The Yankees!

And the hits just kept on coming.  The Orioles bludgeoned the Yankees today, 14-5, pounding out 20 hits and giving Wei-Yin-Chen his first win. (Even though he only went five […]

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by / on April 8, 2014 at 5:20 pm / in Featured, Sports and Bets

J-Tuck Kicks Off Preakness Celebration (Literally)

The Maryland Jockey Club figured correctly that the most popular thing in Baltimore is the Baltimore Ravens.  So they got uber-personality kicker Justin Tucker to star in their new Preakness […]

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by / on April 8, 2014 at 3:49 pm / in Featured, Sports and Bets

Legend- Coach Gary Williams Is In The Hall of Fame

Gary Williams, the man who helped make my experience at the University of Maryland an even better one by creating a great basketball program and a National Champion, is now […]

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by / on April 7, 2014 at 10:42 pm / in Featured, Sports and Bets

News Shocker of The Day: Nolan Reimold Placed On 60 Day DL

This poor bastard.  Sucks to say, but I’m about as shocked by this as I would be another Maryland state tax hike.  I guess Reimold’s neck isn’t gonna let him play […]

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by / on April 7, 2014 at 3:12 pm / in Featured, Sports and Bets

NCAA Observations, The “Student Athlete”, and Who You Got, UK or UCONN?

After weeks of bracket busting upsets, student riots, and potential billionaire heartbreak it comes down to Kentucky and UCONN for the national title.  Neither team, after receiving eight and seven […]

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by / on April 7, 2014 at 2:06 pm / in Featured, Sports and Bets

After Beating Verlander It Would Be Great To Ruin Jeter’s Last Home Opener

The Birds broke out of their four game skid with a big win against the ever-tough Justin Verlander.  Orioles starter Chris Tillman out-aced the Tigers ace, allowing just five hits […]

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by / on April 7, 2014 at 11:17 am / in Featured, Sports and Bets

Pimlico Opening Weekend and The Wood Memorial .

Hi, Ho, Pimlico!  Don’t you live the smell of horse crap and money? Live racing began again at Pimlico on Thursday which means spring is in the air and Preakness […]

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by / on April 5, 2014 at 12:24 pm / in Featured, Sports and Bets

Birds Crap The Early Season Bed, Lose Rubber Match To Hated Sox

Look, I know it’s early, and I know this will come across as bitter, but the Orioles are at it already with the shaky starting pitching and the lack of clutch […]

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by / on April 4, 2014 at 10:36 am / in Featured, Sports and Bets

Owen Daniels Is Great, But His Signing Don’t Mean Jack If The Ravens Don’t Draft Line Help

by Seabass Weapons.  Every NFL quarterback needs them.  Joe Flacco, after a season in which he saw his two favorite weapons either get traded or get hurt, suddenly finds his […]

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by / on April 4, 2014 at 9:44 am / in Featured, Sports and Bets

1 Down…..161 To Go. O’s Notes Here and Beyond….

Seabass already broke down what a terrific game Monday’s Opener was.  I know It’s only been one day but here’s what we have learned already  in this very young season. […]

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by / on April 2, 2014 at 1:35 pm / in Featured, Sports and Bets

A.L East Is Already On Notice. Snooze On Cruz, and You Lose

O it was glorious yesterday at the Yard.  Sure, it’s always great to take it to the annoying Red Sox, but it’s even sweeter on Opening Day.  A day in […]

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by / on April 1, 2014 at 5:29 pm / in Featured, Sports and Bets

A Smart Bet For Opening Day

by Babes Baseball season is here and it’s a great chance for gamblers to get a much-needed rejuvenation from the agony of pulling your hair out over last second free […]

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by / on March 30, 2014 at 5:57 pm / in Featured, Sports and Bets