j.q. higgins

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Orioles minor league rundown, 8/28/2014


The various seasons wind down, but we soldier on...

Friday Bird Droppings


While there were some tense moments, it never really seemed in doubt to me that the Orioles were going to win the series against the Rays. Call it a hunch, call it what you will. The Twins are...

Orioles minor league rundown, 8/24/2014


Norfolk Tides 7, Charlotte Knights 8 Not only was Alexi Casilla one of the best offensive performers, but he also turned in 1.1 innings on the mound. Jimmy Paredes hit a pair of doubles, while...

Monday Bird Droppings


After their first losing road trip this season, the Orioles return home to face the Rays and the Twins. It was a tough weekend with the Machado news and the Cubs series, but as a wise man once...

Orioles minor league rundown, 8/21/2014


Near misses and fine debuts...

Friday Bird Droppings


The Orioles will wrap up their road trip with three games against the Cubs. All are 1:20 Central Time starts and the O's will face at least one soft tossing lefty in old friend Tsuyoshi Wada. Of...

Orioles minor league rundown, 8/17/2014


Norfolk Tides 3, Gwinnett Braves 4 Steve Johnson only allowed an earned run, but sort of lucked out. He gave up five hits, three walks and only struck out one in three innings. Suk-Min Yoon made...

Monday Bird Droppings


The Orioles avoided a sweep in Cleveland with a slightly improved offensive effort, and get the privilege of facing Chris Sale as a reward. The O's will spend the week in Chicago and get to face...

Orioles minor league rundown, 8/14/2014


Norfolk Tides 4, Buffalo Bison 2 Every Tide in the lineup except for Brian Ward (who walked twice) had a hit. If the beats are to be believed, the soon to be promoted Alexi Casilla had three hits....

Friday Bird Droppings


After successfully handling the post-All Star Break gauntlet, the Orioles head out on a nine game road trip to Cleveland and Chicago. Kluber. Chen. Who. Will. Own it?! Orioles Win Again, Continue...

Orioles minor league rundown, 8/10/2014


Blackmar's no hit bid falls short; Wright, Berry, Brault and Tarpley all on target as well...

Monday Bird Droppings

I guess you really can't win them all. After pounding the Cardinals Friday and Saturday, the Redbirds scrapped together a little pride for a Sunday victory. Bah. The Orioles now host the irritating...

Orioles minor league rundown, 8/7/2014


Saundo returns; Baysox avoid sweep...

Friday Bird Droppings


Another series win...Another one run win...Another Caleb Joseph homer...Another day in first place. I could get used to this. The Orioles host the Cardinals this weekend for a three game set with...

Orioles minor league rundown, 8/3/2014

Affiliates split as Davies, Tarpley and Blackmar look sharp...

Monday Bird Droppings

The Orioles completed their series against Seattle and the AL West with a 1-0 victory. The Birds went 5-2 against the Mariners and 21-12 against the AL West. No one outside the West has more...

Reactions to Andrew Miller-Eduardo Rodriguez deal

Views from around the Internet on the Orioles trade of lefty prospect Eduardo Rodriguez to the Red Sox for reliever Andrew Miller.

Orioles minor league rundown, 7/31/2014


Norfolk Tides 7, Toledo Mud Hens 8 Just like their big brothers in Charm City, the Tides lost in frustrating fashion in extra innings...of course, this game featured 30 hits and 15 runs as opposed...

Friday Bird Droppings


What a day...the Orioles trade away one of their top prospects and lose to the Angels in a frustrating, 13 inning marathon. The Birds still took the series, but have no time to wonder might have...

Orioles minor league rundown, 7/27/2014


Aberdeen saves the day...

Monday Bird Droppings

The life and times of your first place Baltimore Orioles...

Orioles minor league rundown, 7/24/2014


The senior affiliates go 3-2...

Friday Bird Droppings


Thankfully, tonight is the last 10 pm start for the Orioles this year, but it's a Friday, so we can handle it...right, folks? Anyways, for those of us that dreaded this West coast trip, how are we...

Orioles minor league rundown, 7/20/2014


Tim Berry was great. Everyone else?

Monday Bird Droppings


A disappointing result in Oakland, but a playoff-like atmosphere prevailed. The Orioles begin a three game series against the Angels tonight and finish their road trip with four games in Seattle. O...

Orioles minor league rundown, 7/17/2014


Happy days for Walker, Alvarez and Yastrzemski; Rodriguez takes it on the chin...

Friday Bird Droppings


The Orioles officially open the second half of the season with a tough west coast swing that begins tonight in Oakland. You may recall, that the A's last visit to OPACY was not so pleasant....

Orioles minor league rundown, 7/16/2014


The senior affiliates are swept away...

Monday Bird Droppings


More news and notes about your first place Baltimore Orioles...

Orioles minor league rundown, 7/13/2014


The Baby Birds go 2-3 on the day...

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