Tag Archive: Delmon Young

Aug 06

A Mets and Yankees game plus the Orioles's stay in first place

I remarked to my boys that this was my third Mets Stadium. Of course, I’m an Orioles fan for life but took a trip when small to Old Polo Grounds to see the Mets play in 1963 or so. All I recall was Pirates outfielder Donn Clendenon hit a homer that hit a woman in …

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Aug 06

Baltimore's Bats Come Alive in 9-3 Victory Over Toronto

The Baltimore Orioles beat the Toronto Blue Jays 9-3 Tuesday night to extend their division lead over their Canadian foes to five games. Bud Norris picked up the victory for the O’s, as the Oriole starter threw 5 1/3 innings, giving up 7 hits, 2 ER, 2 walks, and striking out 6 batters. While the …

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Aug 05

Young up Pearce on the bench?

The Baltimore Orioles have a lot of similar hitters, Nelson Cruz, Steve Pearce and Delmon Young are all right handed outfielders with power bats and limited defensive skills. I have gone over each players strengths and weaknesses before.

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Jul 27

Young is Mr. Reliable off the bench

Delmon Young is batting .311 for the Baltimore Orioles this season. Young has an excellent pickup by the Orioles. I know this term is thrown around a lot but Young is truly a professional hitter. Young  will go weeks without starting and somehow come off the bench to start a game and will get hits. …

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Watch: Young's fourth homer

Jun 20

An amazing Rays game: And taking two of three

Hey, a salute to the Tampa Bay Rays. Hey, we are Orioles fans, why would we do that? The Rays aren’t the evil empire nor the Red Sox nor the Jays. Rather, they do things the right way by building up their farm system and dont invest too much cash in the free agent market. …

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Watch: Young's fourth homer

Jun 13

Orioles need to find a way to give Young and Pearce more at bats

The Baltimore Orioles lineup has some holes but when it comes to power hitting outfielders and designated hitters they are not lacking.  Nelson Cruz, Steve Pearce and Delmon Young are all basically the same player.   No doubt that Cruz is the best of the bunch. 

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Jun 13

Gausman, Young Lead Orioles Past Blue Jays

The Baltimore Orioles took the first game of a four-game series with the American League East Division leading Toronto Blue Jays Thursday night. Orioles starter Kevin Gausman collected his second consecutive victory, throwing 6 innings, while giving up 5 hits, 1 ER, 3 walks, and striking out 3 Toronto batters. The hard-throwing righty has now …

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Apr 13

Delmon Young's new nickname

The Baltimore Orioles found a real surprise in Delmon Young and it was about time we give him a nickname.  I asked our twitter followers for some ideas for some nicknames for Young and our follower Scott Gausden gave us the best one, Delmonello.   Here is Gausden’s tweet. @MDsportsblog Delmonello. He looks like a …

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