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Necessary Moves: J.J. Hardy, Baltimore Orioles

Over the next 30 days, I’ll look at 30 players—one from each team—that I believe should be traded. Some will seem obvious, just as others will seem nonsensical. Some may also seem desperate, but it’s important to understand that this list is entirely subjective. A player can be deemed movable for any of the following reasons: production (or lack thereof), current and future...
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Baltimore SS J.J. Hardy played through a torn labrum all season

Baltimore Orioles shortstop J.J. Hardy has been playing injured all year. Hardy admitted to the Baltimore Sun he’s played the entire season with a torn labrum in his left, non-throwing shoulder. Hardy’s isn’t opting for surgery – instead he’s going to rest and hope that heals it quickly. Hardy’s gone thought this before, as he’s already had the surgery to repair...
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October 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Was injured Hardy O's best shortstop?

Remember when J. J. Hardy was a power-hitting shortstop? Yeah. Not so much anymore. Still, his numbers this season are pretty shocking. Well, turns out he’s been playing hurt – playing badly hurt – since coming off the DL back in early May. From The Baltimore Sun’s Eduardo A. Encina: Hardy missed the first 25 games of the season with what the Orioles called a left shoulder...
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October 01, 2015  |  Discuss

What’s upcoming for the Baltimore Orioles

It’s been a very hectic few weeks for the Baltimore Orioles, from postponed games to a game played with no fans to a “home” series played against the Rays in Tampa Bay. The team hopes that things will begin to normalize in the coming weeks as they return to Baltimore and attempt to get above .500. After taking two of three games from the Rays last weekend, the Orioles struggled...
May 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Baltimore Orioles: A shortstop dilemma

The Baltimore Orioles got some bad news this week when it was announced that J.J. Hardy will be forced to start the season on the disabled list due to a shoulder injury. Hardy said that he expected to be ready for Opening Day, but was officially shut down by the team when the MRI results came back. While Hardy isn’t expected to miss more than the first few weeks of the regular...
April 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Orioles Injury Update: J.J. Hardy scratched with thumb sprain

The Baltimore Orioles scratched shortstop J.J. Hardy prior to their game Sunday against the St. Louis Cardinals due to a left thumb sprain, reports Roch Kubtako of / gettyimages.comIt seems as though the injury occurred during batting practice, as Hardy was in the original lineup. Ryan Flaherty moved to shortstop to replace Hardy, with Jonathan Schoop...
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August 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Orioles’ J.J. Hardy Showers Himself With Sunflower Seeds After Getting Silent Treatment

Baltimore Orioles shortstop J.J. Hardy had quite a cold streak going, having gone 86 games without hitting a dinger. After he finally hit a homer against the New York Yankees on Saturday he got the silent treatment from his teammates. “As I was rounding third, I kind of looked in the dugout and no one […] The post Orioles’ J.J. Hardy Showers Himself With Sunflower Seeds After...
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June 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Fantasy Baseball: First month busts

In my most recent article, I highlighted the All-Stars after the first month of the season. All of the players on that list have been killing it. In stark contrast to that article, this will feature a few players who have been busts so far this season. They may not be doing terribly, but they have been vastly underperforming compared to their preseason draft stock. J.J. Hardy has...
May 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Orioles Rumors: J.J. Hardy confused about contract talks

Free-agent-to-be J.J. Hardy is not sure where he stands with the Baltimore Orioles on a new contract. In fact, the shortstop is confused about where his agent and the team is in regards to his future in orange, according to Rich Dubroff of CSN Baltimore.“I don’t know. I don’t know what to say because no matter what I say it’s going to cause some controversy, a story that...
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April 21, 2014  |  Discuss

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