What a weekend. My goodness. Jab and Zach draft the biggest stories of the weekend, talking about Adam Jones robbing Manny Machado in the World Baseball Classic, the Capitals clinching a playoff spot in Tampa, and Maryland getting bounced in the first round of the NCAA tournament against Xavier.
Orioles centerfielder Adam Jones weighed in on 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick’s protest of the national anthem. The Birds captain discussed baseball being “a white man’s sport” and said he didn’t think Kaepernick was disrespecting the military by kneeling during the Star Spangled Banner. Jab and Zach read a few of Jones’ quotes and give their take on the comments.
It’s been a busy weekend. Jab and Zach discuss Mother’s Day and Bartolo Colon hitting a dinger. Then they dive into the Orioles taking two of three from the A’s, Manny Machado’s AL MVP season to date, Jonathan Schoop getting hot at the plate, Adam Jones’ struggles and the Caps taking game five.
Adam Jones told Peter Schmuck of the Baltimore Sun that he would like to meet with Peter Angelos and have a say in the Baltimore Orioles upcoming season. Jab and Zach discuss Jones’ comments and the importance of the upcoming winter for the O’s.
Manny Machado, Adam Jones, Zach Britton and Darren O’Day are headed to the All-Star Game in Cincinnati. Jab and Zach discuss why each player is deserving of the honor and how the O’s didn’t get snubbed in the mid-summer classic.
The Baltimore Orioles have taken two of the first three games against the Boston Red Sox. Jab and Zach discuss Ubaldo Jimenez’s ejection, Jonathan Schoop’s injury and Adam Jones’ hot streak.
What are the odds that Adam Jones leads the Orioles in home runs? What are the odds that Miguel Gonzalez records more than ten strikeouts in a start this season? Jab and Zach answer these and more on Odds Makers.