After the first 12 games of the season the Orioles sit at 6-6. Their record is such after a lackluster performance in the Bronx that was capped off by a disappointing showing on ESPN’s Sunday Night Baseball.
One could make the argument that the Orioles should have taken that series. One could make the argument that they have no business losing to a much weaker version of the Yankees. One could make the argument that the Orioles are sputtering out of the gate and need to find consistency and quickly.
One could make all of those arguments, but please “One” – keep your head about you.
Since the Orioles’ magical 2012 has come to an end the ever present fatalist streak of the Orioles fan is back. Every miscue, every bobble, every loss seems to send a certain segment of the population into the full-on howling fatnods. Kids, I am here to tell you it is way too early to look into anything you are seeing right now.
The Orioles are 6-6, so it goes. They have won some im...