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I regret to inform you this will probably be the last meaningful post I make about Yamaico Navarro. Honestly though, I’m not sure I’ve ever made a meaningful post about Yamacio Navarro. I guess the most I ever really wrote about him was the recap of the stupid trade that brought him to the Pirates.…
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Jonathan Schoop is a 6’1”, 195 pound infield prospect from the island of Curacao. The 21-year-old was signed by the Orioles in 2008 as an undrafted free-agent and was added to the Orioles 40-man roster in 2012. Currently, Schoop is listed at #50 on Keith Law’s top 100 prospects for 2013 and #80 on the Baseball Prospectus top 100, but fails to appear on Jonathan Mayo’s (MLB...
Jake Arrieta allowed one unearned run in three innings and Russ Canzler had two home runs and drove in six runs as the Baltimore Orioles routed Spain's World Baseball Classic team 19-7 on Wednesday.
Arrieta, who is competing for the fifth starter's spot, allowed three hits and the unearned run. He walked one and struck out two.
On Tuesday, Spain lost to the Pittsburgh Pirates...
The ever-present oblique strain in baseball is an unpredictable injury in its recovery time. Some players can sustain the injury, miss a couple days, then be back out on the field. Others will miss months because of the injury. Luis Martinez may be one of the lucky ones. He is nearing a return after suffering a strain.
According to Eduardo A. Encina of the Baltimore...
Game-ending home runs in spring training are not a big deal. However, Ryan Flaherty enjoyed his.
A year ago, Flaherty was a Rule 5 draft choice of the Baltimore Orioles, and he stayed with the team the entire season, and even hit a home run in the Division Series against the New York Yankees.
Flaherty isn't a sure thing to make the roster this year, but manager Buck Showalter...
Jonathan Schoop hit a three-run homer to lead the Netherlands to a 6-2 win over Cuba in the second round of the World Baseball Classic on Friday.
Curt Smith homered and Andrelton Simmons added an RBI single to give the Netherlands a 2-0 lead in the second inning while chasing Cuba starter Ismel Jimenez.
Schoop's sixth-inning drive into the left-field stands at Tokyo Dome gave...
The Baltimore Orioles continue to scout Los Angeles Dodgers
starting pitchers Aaron Harang, Ted Lilly and Chris Capuano, according to Roch
Kubatko of MASN Sports.
#orioles continue to scout Harang, Lilly and Capuano with Dodgers. Any would fit as veteran starter.
— Roch Kubatko (@masnRoch) March 7, 2013
Kubatko notes that any of the Dodgers’ arms would...