Category Archive: Orioles Player Profiles

Mar 09

Player Profiles: Wei-Yin Chen

The first Baltimore Orioles pitcher from Taiwan, meet Wei-Yin Chen. Chen pitched in Japan before coming to the Orioles and was a great success story for Orioles scouting. Chen came to the Orioles when he signed a three-year deal plus a team option for 2015. Chen signed the deal in the winter of 2011 and …

Continue reading »

Mar 08

Player Profiles: Chris Davis

When you break the Baltimore Orioles franchise record for home runs… people start to notice you, meet Chris Davis.   The Orioles acquired Davis and Tommy Hunter from the Texas Rangers for Koji Uehara in 2011.  Davis is known for being called “Crush Davis” for his long towering home runs. Davis was drafted by the Rangers …

Continue reading »

Mar 05

Player Profiles: Adam Jones

Another Baltimore Orioles outfielder and other player involved in the Eric Bedard trade with the Seattle Mariners meet Adam Jones.  Jones is one of the true five-tool players in the Major Leagues. Since coming to the Orioles Jones has pretty much played everyday in center field.  Jones is a fan favorite and interacts with fans …

Continue reading »

Mar 03

Player Profiles: Chris Tillman

Chris Tillman came to the Baltimore Orioles in the same deal that brought Adam Jones to the Orioles.  Tillman was a second round draft pick in the 2006 draft and was selected by the Seattle Mariners.  In 2008 Tillman was traded to the Orioles for Eric Bedard.  Tillman is a tall right-handed starting pitcher. The …

Continue reading »

Mar 03

Player Profiles: Nick Markakis

This is my first player profile on a Baltimore Orioles player.  Who better to do a profile on then the Orioles longest tendered current Oriole that is why I selected Nick Markakis.  Markakis was the selected by the Orioles in the first round of the 2001 MLB draft.  Markakis made his Major League debut in …

Continue reading »

» Newer posts