Think the O’s are Slow to Promote Top Prospects? 50 Years Ago, So Did Don Baylor

If you think the Orioles are taking a long time to promote their top prospects to the Major Leagues these days, well I hate to tell you this, but...it used to be worse. In fact, you’ll think the upcoming promotions of Adley Rutschman, Grayson Rodriguez, Kyle Stowers, DL Hall and Kyle Bradish are lightning fast … Continue reading Think the O’s are Slow to Promote Top Prospects? 50 Years Ago, So Did Don Baylor

“Basement Day” Has Already Passed for the 2022 Orioles. Will It Be the Last?

There was no fanfare. No acknowledgement from the team. No mention of it on the game broadcast. And nothing from any of the beat reporters. But the “Basement Day” has already passed for this year’s Orioles team. I’m speaking, of course, of the date that the Orioles settle into the basement of the American League’s … Continue reading “Basement Day” Has Already Passed for the 2022 Orioles. Will It Be the Last?

7 Ideas for Bringing MASN to a Higher Level

Mid Atlantic Sports Network first launched back in 2005, local baseball fans had high expectations for outstanding coverage of the Orioles and Nationals. And for the most part, that is what we’ve gotten...when it comes to the actual game broadcasts. (Until this season...more on that later.) But for the first several years, the broadcasting talent … Continue reading 7 Ideas for Bringing MASN to a Higher Level