Last night, Manny Machado hit his 27th homer run, tying Jonathan Schoop for the team lead. Jab and Zach talk about Machado’s second half, how the Orioles could re-sign him, and the team’s wild card chances. The guys also banter about super teams, the AL playoff race, and their feelings on salary caps.
Where is Zach Britton going? Jab and Zach weigh in on the Britton market and the teams knocking on Dan Duquette’s door to make a deal. The guys also give their take on the Jeremy Hellickson deal and what it means for the Orioles the rest of the season.
Orioles second baseman Jonathan Schoop is headed to Miami to represent Birdland as the team’s All-Star. Jab reacts to being a proud papa and seeing his guy honored, how Schoop heard about the news, and why he’s so deserving of being an All-Star.
Is a hot dog a sandwich? It’s meat between two slices of bread with your choice of condiments. Jab and Zach enjoy a wacky Wednesday away from the sadness of baseball and have the great sandwich debate.
In the first round of the 2017 MLB Draft, the Baltimore Orioles selected left handed pitcher D.L. Hall out of Valdosta High School in Georgia. Jab and Zach give their take on the selection and talk about the O’s future if their skid continues.
After a much needed off day, the Orioles are back and host the Pirates for a quick two game series against at Camden Yards. Jab and Zach preview the series, discuss a busy month of June for Buck Showalter’s club and take a look at their upcoming week.
The Orioles had a 7-1 lead in Detroit and were unable to hold on to it. Without Zach Britton, the Orioles bullpen just doesn’t seem the same. How has the closer’s absence affected the rest of the staff? Jab and Zach discuss their concerns for the O’s pens and talk about possible solutions.