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.
The Baltimore Orioles rotation might be the worst in baseball. How much better would they be if they could undo a few moves they made over the past several seasons? Jab and Zach check in on Yovani Gallardo, Wei-Yin Chen, Miguel Gonzalez, Zach Davies and a few other former O’s.
On episode 407, the guys welcome a very special guest to the program, Jab’s son Jackson. The trio discuss Ken Rosenthal’s take on why the Orioles should look to be sellers at the trade deadline and build for the future. They also chat about Jackson’s favorite Oriole, which stadium he wants to visit most and his prediction for the O’s the rest of the way.
After a great weekend that included a series win for the Orioles and Father’s Day, Jab and Zach are back to recap it all and talk some baseball. The guys chat about Ubaldo Jimenez’s effort on Sunday in the O’s 8-5 win over St. Louis, why they think Jonathan Schoop is an All-Star, and chat about where the club stands in the AL East after the Yankees lost their sixth straight game.
A year ago, the Baltimore Orioles were rolling. They finished June with 19 wins and led the league in nearly every offensive category. By the end of the month, the Birds had a five game lead in the AL East. They did all of this with some of the worst starting pitching in baseball. Can they reel off another month like that with this year’s club? Jab and Zach discuss.
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.