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Britton Beats Verlander? You’re Damn Right

I love being wrong sometimes.  Yesterday I whined and complained about Zach Britton being sent out as a sacrificial lamb, a doomed minor leaguer who didn’t stand a chance against one of […]

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by / on June 19, 2013 at 11:03 am / in Featured, Sports and Bets

Why the Buck Not?

I have made no secret on how I feel about the offensive production the Orioles have got out of the second base position this season.  I’ll save you the time of again […]

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by / on June 18, 2013 at 7:47 pm / in Featured, Sports and Bets

Sergio Heckled At U.S. Open

Ever since Sergio dropped the “fried chicken” comment aimed at Tiger Woods , he opened the floodgates for torment. As long as the timing is right, this will always be […]

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by / on June 18, 2013 at 2:28 pm / in Sports and Bets

Orioles Follow Up Great Weekend By Sending Arrieta and Britton To The Hill

What a great Father’s Day Weekend for the Birds.  By taking 3 out of 4 from the Sox the Orioles’ put themselves into position for a nice mid-season run at first place.  […]

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by / on June 18, 2013 at 1:39 pm / in Featured, Sports and Bets

Tim Duncan’s Son Collides With Danny Green

Even though I’m an absolute monster on the court, I rarely follow what is happening in the NBA. However, I am watching the finals, and this was the most entertaining part […]

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by / on June 17, 2013 at 10:10 am / in Sports and Bets

Birds Blank Sox, Take First Two of Four

Oh babes, life is good at the Yard.  The Birds, behind a beast of an outing from Chris Tillman and a lights-out bullpen, blanked the Red Sox 2-0 to take […]

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by / on June 14, 2013 at 11:05 pm / in Featured, Sports and Bets

Is Anyone More Annoying Than A Red Sox Fan?

No.  Red Sox fans are the kings and queens of annoying.  Especially  Red Sox fans that aren’t from Boston.  Have you ever noticed that the first words out of a […]

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by / on June 13, 2013 at 4:11 pm / in Entertainment, Sports and Bets

Steve Pearce`s Souped Up Wheels

NBC sports brought this story to my attention yesterday, and it left me scratching my head looking for answers. As a 30-year-old journeyman trying to log 200 plate appearances in the […]

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by / on June 13, 2013 at 2:46 pm / in Featured, Sports and Bets

Blame It On The Strop

Hating relievers is easy, and right now Baltimore is hatin’ on The Strop.  In case you live under a sports rock, or  in case you just don’t give a shit […]

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by / on June 12, 2013 at 9:30 pm / in Featured, Sports and Bets

Why I’m Going To Watch This Year’s U.S. Open at Merion

by Murph As if watching the second major golf tournament of the year isn’t enough entertainment, let’s take a look into what storylines could possibly be on tap for this […]

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by / on June 12, 2013 at 8:48 pm / in Featured, Sports and Bets

Birds Take First Two From All Cash, No Flash Halos

It’s been a tale of two forecast so far in this three game set with the Angels.  Last night was a torrential downpour and tonight was the perfect night for […]

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by / on June 11, 2013 at 10:58 pm / in Featured, Sports and Bets

Top 30 NFL Players

With just three episodes and 30 players left on the NFL Network’s Top 100 players of 2012, I thought I would try to predict the last 30 players. This, my friends, […]

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by / on June 11, 2013 at 3:55 pm / in Featured, Sports and Bets

A Closer’s New Career- Beer

Sometimes when discussing sports you mention a name and you wonder to yourself, “whatever did happen to that guy”?   Here in Baltimore, we have become so accustomed to Jim Johnson […]

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by / on June 11, 2013 at 3:04 pm / in Featured, Sports and Bets

Tebow To Patriots

Who gives a shit…..he’s a third string quarterback.  Although this play against Shittsburgh was nice.

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by / on June 11, 2013 at 2:33 pm / in Featured, Sports and Bets

“Better Make It A Double”, Birds Notch 7 Doubles, Pound Rays

The Orioles had been puzzled by Tampa pitching all weekend.  With the threat of a series sweep from a division rival looming over their heads, the Bird’s bats finally awoke […]

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by / on June 9, 2013 at 9:37 pm / in Featured, Sports and Bets

Time To Wrap This Triple Crown Thing Up and Bet The Belmont

Lately the horses have been very, very good to us here at Charm City Wire.  Preakness weekend was a big success and we followed it up with a winning Saturday at Pimlico the next […]

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by / on June 7, 2013 at 10:52 pm / in Featured, Sports and Bets