2022 MLB Rookie of the Year Is One Fascinating Race

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The 2022 MLB Rookie of the Year race is coming to a close. With two weeks left of the season, these rookie players have performed best as part of a strong first-year class. Both leagues feature a few up-and-comers who have the potential to be future stars of the game. Here’s a final look at […] READ MORE


Ben’s Baseball Alphabet: Iron Man

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An Iron Man may come in various forms. They may be in the form of a boxer like Iron Man Mike Tyson. Or they may come in the guise of a superhero in a gadget-filled suit. Another kind of an Iron Man is that of the baseball player. And that is why I Is for […] READ MORE



Orioles Top Guardians (LWOS All-Time Tournament)

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Orioles 2, Guardians 1 (This game was the result of a simulation done through What If Sports. It matched the Baltimore Orioles All-Time Team against the Cleveland Guardians All-Time Team. This game did not actually happen.) A 2–1 final score between the Orioles and Guardians came as no surprise with Bob Feller and Jim Palmer on […] READ MORE


Baltimore Orioles All-Time Tournament Team

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Baltimore Orioles All-Time Team Last Word on Baseball is running a tournament pitting all 30 all-time rosters against each other. Here is the Baltimore Orioles all-time team. The Orioles’ history begins in 1954, when the perennial doormat St. Louis Browns moved east and rebranded. Upon arrival in Baltimore, the Orioles spent the next decade building […] READ MORE


Ryan Mountcastle Approaching Team Rookie Home Run Record

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Ryan Mountcastle is chasing the team rookie home run record. The Baltimore Orioles‘ power hitter has come out of nowhere and is closing in on the franchise home run record for a rookie. As of this article, the new fan-favorite has 25 home runs with 28 games to play. If Mountcastle continues hitting home runs […] READ MORE


The Mighty Oriole Bird

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The Mighty Oriole Bird A Note About Mascots A team without a mascot is a team without a soul. There, it has been said. Originally baseball teams used live animals, or taxidermic animals (here’s looking at you, Chicago Cubs), before the advent of the walking stuffed behemoths that we see today. Thanks to innovators like […] READ MORE


The Golden Age of Shortstop

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Baseball fans remember the golden age of shortstop. Everyone knew it was the best shortstop group in history. Alex Rodriguez, Derek Jeter, Barry Larkin, Nomar Garciaparra, and Omar Vizquel all playing at the same time. No one would ever be able to equal that group. Except it is 2019, and shortstop is entering a new […] READ MORE


Cody Bellinger Emphasizes Difficulty of Breaking Baseball Records

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Cody Bellinger set a Major League Baseball record for the most RBI, 37, before May 1st during a Monday night game against the San Francisco Giants. He has had quite the historic first month, with a seemingly fictitious .434/.508/.906 slash line. His 14 home runs as of April 30th also tie a baseball record for the […] READ MORE