Monthly Archives: March 2010

1970 Orioles Rank Among the All-Time Great Teams

O’s fans will be hearing a fair amount this season about the 1970 World Series champions, and rightly so. The Orioles will celebrate the 40th anniversary of the organization’s second championship team during a pregame ceremony at Camden Yards on … Continue reading

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The View from Sarasota, Part 5

The blog-O’s-phere has provided some quality, in-person updates from Spring Training of late. Over at Dempsey’s Army, Heath reported on his visit to the team’s minor league camp as well as his trip to Ed Smith Stadium. Meanwhile, Wayward O … Continue reading

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Cement Head? Actually, Altobelli will be Cast in Bronze

The Rochester Red Wings have announced they will honor former Orioles manager Joe Altobelli – the man owner Edward Bennett Williams once dubbed “cement head” – with a statute outside the team’s stadium. I profiled Altobelli for a Flashback Friday … Continue reading

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