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Cole Trickle was such a hypocrite. When Harry Hogge gave the young cocky kid a chance, Trickle did nothing but wreck other drivers, get into a fight his crew chief in pit row, and made enemies with other drivers including veteran, Rowdy Burns. Then after a wreck, in which he was too arrogant to slow down to avoid, he gets upset when another young cocky kid comes along in Russ Wheeler. “Our hero” Cole does anything is his power (including intentionally wrecking him after Wheeler wins a race) to get back on top as the King of Young Cocky Drivers. Drop the hammer, Cole. And do it for Harry.
Now it’s time for a sexy segue.
Days of Thunder was produced by the late Don Simpson.
Simpson was born in Seattle, Washington.
It takes about an hour to get from Seattle to Port Orchard, WA via the Bremerton Ferry.
It just so happens that, Baltimore Orioles opening day starter, Jason Hammel is from Port Orchard.
Segue complete! Whew.The post “I’m dropping the Hammel!” “No, you’re not!” a...
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The Baltimore Orioles could be without their star second baseman for quite some time. He said he felt a pop when he was injured on a steal attempt. Generally a pop means a tear. If Roberts tore his hamstring, he will be sidelined for months.
According to Eduardo Encina of the Baltimore Sun, Roberts was attempting a steal of second base when he felt pain in the bottom part...
The Baltimore Orioles offered All-Star catcher Matt Wieters a multi-year contract extension recently, but there is no evidence that a deal is "anywhere close" to being reached, according to Jon Heyman of CBS Sports.
Heyman notes that it's believed that the offer is for at least five years, but the monetary terms remain unknown. He adds that the ceiling for long...
The Baltimore Orioles got a bit of good news surroudning second baseman Brian Roberts on Friday, when Britt Ghiroli of MLB.com reported that Roberts would miss three to four weeks after rupturing the ligament behind his knee that connects the knee to the hamstring. Roberts won't need surgery on the injury
The injury occured in the ninth inning of Batlimore's 6-3 win over...
Chris Davis had a breakout season for the Baltimore Orioles in 2012, but perhaps no one expected this kind of start to 2013.
After homering for a fourth consecutive game, Davis looks to stay hot while helping Baltimore earn a third straight victory Saturday night as it continues this set with the visiting Minnesota Twins.
Davis hit .270 while setting career highs in home runs ...
Chris Davis extended his torrid start with a grand slam and five run batted ins, and the Baltimore Orioles used a five-run eighth inning to beat Minnesota 9-5 Friday in their home opener., http://juicedsportsblog.com/sports-news/news/os-davis-make-history-with-slam-vs-twins
The Orioles scored 20 runs in their 2-1 series victory over the Rays this week. Chris Davis drove in 11 himself and scored four more. His .971 wOBA — 7-for-11, three home runs, three doubles, a walk and a hit by pitch in 13 plate appearances — through the season’s first three games gives him the league lead (Tyler Flowers‘s .816 checks in at second place).
Davis now has 10...
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) --Chris Davis homered for the third straight day and drove in four runs Thursday to lead the Baltimore Orioles to a 6-3 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays.
Davis went 7 of 11 with three homers, three doubles and a major league-leading 11 RBIs in helping the Orioles win two of three games in the season-opening series. He drove in four for the second day in a...
Orioles first baseman Chris Davis (right) wore out the Tampa Rays pitching staff to start the season.
If the Tampa Bay Rays didn’t have to see Orioles first baseman Chris Davis for the rest of the year, I’m sure that would be just fine with them.
Davis started the season innocently enough, going 1-4 with a home run and three RBI. But then he went 4-4 in the second game, with...
Orioles first baseman Chris Davis (right) receives congratulations from teammates after belting a grand slam in the bottom of the 8th against the Twins (photo courtesy USA Today)
Right now it doesn’t really matter who Chris Davis faces.
After giving fits to the Tampa Rays pitching staff during the Orioles’ first series of the year, Baltimore’s first baseman continued his torrid...