DC Sports Bog: Orioles


Posted at 02:43 PM ET, 04/16/2014

Orioles launch D.C. invasion with billboard near Nationals Park

106.7 The Fan’s Chad Dukes goes off on billboard and Washington-based Orioles fans.

By Scott Allen  |  02:43 PM ET, 04/16/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Nationals, Orioles

Posted at 11:30 AM ET, 04/14/2014

Orioles ditch shaving cream for delicious postgame pies

A local pie shop is providing two pies for every home game.

By Scott Allen  |  11:30 AM ET, 04/14/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Orioles

Posted at 10:06 AM ET, 04/09/2014

Adam Jones says players should be allowed to kick fans who run on the field

Orioles outfielder sounds off on idiotic fans.

By Scott Allen  |  10:06 AM ET, 04/09/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Orioles

Posted at 04:05 PM ET, 04/02/2014

Video: Larry King interviews Abe Pollin on Home Team Sports’ first day

Thirty years ago this week, Comcast SportsNet debuted as Home Team Sports. Here is amazing video from that day.

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:05 PM ET, 04/02/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, CSN, Home Team Sports, Media, Orioles, Wizards

Posted at 01:22 PM ET, 03/31/2014

The 18 new beers at Orioles Park

Orioles Park at Camden Yards will introduce 18 new beer products this season. Some of them are good.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:22 PM ET, 03/31/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Beer, Orioles

Posted at 08:44 AM ET, 03/31/2014

Orioles fans drinking at Pickles at 6 a.m.

If it’s Opening Day, there are likely mobs of people at Pickles, pre-dawn, with beers.

By Dan Steinberg  |  08:44 AM ET, 03/31/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Orioles, Pickles

Posted at 03:52 PM ET, 03/28/2014

Orioles announce new food items for 2014

You can enjoy a Reuben at Oriole Park at Camden Yards this season.

By Scott Allen  |  03:52 PM ET, 03/28/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Food, Orioles

Posted at 02:44 PM ET, 03/26/2014

Orioles giveaways include a Chris Davis superhero and six hats

The Nats win the bobblehead wars, but the Orioles triumph in headgear and superheroes this season.

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:44 PM ET, 03/26/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chris Davis, Orioles

Posted at 12:07 PM ET, 02/27/2014

MASN announces end of split booths for Orioles-Nats games

The controversial mixed Nats and Orioles broadcast booths will end this season.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:07 PM ET, 02/27/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  MASN, Nats, Orioles

Posted at 09:40 AM ET, 02/27/2014

Budweiser believes Baltimore is south of Washington

Beer company’s baseball map locates the Nats and Orioles in an interesting alignment.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:40 AM ET, 02/27/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Nats, Orioles

Posted at 01:30 PM ET, 02/17/2014

‘House of Cards’ features Nate McLouth, Camden Yards

No spoilers, really, but one of the newest Nats makes an appearance, sort of, in season 2 of “House of Cards.“

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:30 PM ET, 02/17/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  House of Cards, Nate McLouth, Nats, Orioles

Posted at 03:55 PM ET, 10/23/2013

When the Orioles had to define ‘nachos’

The Orioles’ 1980 game program had to explain what nachos were, and the text is amazing.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:55 PM ET, 10/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Orioles

Posted at 12:52 PM ET, 10/08/2013

Cal Ripken responds to Jayson Werth about Nats manager job

Jayson Werth said Cal would be his first choice to be the next Nats' manager. When asked, Ripken sure didn't rule it out.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:52 PM ET, 10/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Cal Ripken, Jayson Werth, Nats, Orioles

Posted at 02:40 PM ET, 09/10/2013

Two women in wedding dresses at the same Orioles game

Two women in wedding dresses at the same Orioles game. I don’t know why she swallowed a fly.

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:40 PM ET, 09/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Orioles

Posted at 11:13 AM ET, 08/21/2013

Here's a terrible Redskins T-shirt for sale in Ocean City

The RGIII/Native American combo shirt could be considered incredibly offensive, not least of all because of the severity of Griffin's mustache.

By Lindsay Applebaum  |  11:13 AM ET, 08/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Orioles, Redskins, RGIII

Posted at 03:17 PM ET, 08/13/2013

The Manny Machado garden gnome

Here's the Machado garden gnome the Baysox and Miss Utility will be giving away on Sunday.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:17 PM ET, 08/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bowie Baysox, Orioles

Posted at 10:45 AM ET, 08/09/2013

'Table Manners' guest list revealed for second season

Second season of Comcast SportsNet program starring the Junkies will begin with a one-hour appearance by Cal Ripken.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:45 AM ET, 08/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  106.7 The Fan, Brian Orakpo, Cal Ripken, Caps, Fred Smoot, Gary Williams, Junkies, Orioles, Redskins, Rod Langway, Terps

Posted at 09:33 AM ET, 08/07/2013

Nats and Braves fight on Twitter, Chipper Jones quits

A sad, dreary night featured lots of wacky fighting on Twitter, starring a huge cast of characters.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:33 AM ET, 08/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bryce Harper, Chipper Jones, Morning pixels, Nats, Orioles

Posted at 01:21 PM ET, 07/22/2013

Orioles, Nats TV ratings are up

The Baltimore and D.C. markets both have seen substantial increases in local baseball ratings this season.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:21 PM ET, 07/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  MASN, Nats, Orioles

Posted at 02:45 PM ET, 07/21/2013

A Cal Ripken Nats jersey

Cal Ripken was at Nats Park this weekend. In a related story, so was a weirdo in a Cal Ripken Nats jersey.

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:45 PM ET, 07/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Cal Ripken, Nats, Orioles

Posted at 02:34 PM ET, 06/14/2013

Mark Turgeon at Orioles game, man in RGIII jersey at Rockies game

If the headline isn't descriptive enough, I'm not sure what more this blurb could add. Because really this is just about Mark Turgeon at the Orioles game, and man in an RGIII jersey at the Rockies game.

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:34 PM ET, 06/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Nats, Orioles, Redskins, Terps

Posted at 11:49 AM ET, 06/06/2013

Slapshot and the Oriole Bird do the Hora

You might have seen the Hora before, but you've probably never seen it starring two local bird mascots.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:49 AM ET, 06/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Orioles

Posted at 11:42 AM ET, 05/30/2013

Bryce Harper and Manny Machado talk about each other

Two of baseball's most exciting young stars spent five minutes on Wednesday talking about each other.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:42 AM ET, 05/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bryce Harper, Manny Machado, Nats, Orioles

Posted at 10:51 AM ET, 05/30/2013

On the MASN split booths

The radio voice of the Caps speaks for thousands when he talks about how awkward MASN's split booths are for everyone involved.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:51 AM ET, 05/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bob Carpenter, MASN, Nats, Orioles, Ryan Zimmerman

Posted at 11:31 AM ET, 05/29/2013

The 'O' at Nats Park

With orange filling the seats during two games at Nats Park this week, the National Anthem took on a slightly different tone.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:31 AM ET, 05/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Nats, Nats Park, Orioles

Posted at 10:16 AM ET, 05/29/2013

Oriole wins MASN player of the game in Nats rout

For the second straight May, an Orioles player won MASN's player of the game vote in a 9-3 loss to the Nats.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:16 AM ET, 05/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  MASN, Nats, Orioles

Posted at 12:54 PM ET, 05/21/2013

Brooks Laich throws out Orioles first pitch

The Caps center delivered on his promise to "put some stank on it."

By Sarah Kogod  |  12:54 PM ET, 05/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brooks Laich, Caps, Orioles

Posted at 04:03 PM ET, 04/22/2013

The Orioles' video tribute to Earl Weaver

Baltimore paid tribute to the team's longtime manager on Saturday. The video is worth a watch.

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:03 PM ET, 04/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Earl Weaver, Orioles

Posted at 03:22 PM ET, 04/15/2013

Brooks Laich on meeting his namesake, Orioles legend Brooks Robinson

The Caps forward comes face to face with his namesake.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:22 PM ET, 04/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brooks Laich, Brooks Robinson, Caps, Orioles

Posted at 03:38 PM ET, 04/03/2013

Orioles selling crazy new food items

If you're headed to the home opener, bring the Pepto.

By Sarah Kogod  |  03:38 PM ET, 04/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Concessions, Food, Orioles

Posted at 09:18 AM ET, 12/14/2012

Morning Pixels: RGIII's dad responds to Rob Parker

The comments on ESPN's "First Take" have drawn criticism from almost everywhere.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:18 AM ET, 12/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Barrry Cofield, Bradley Beal, Bryce Harper, Chris Baker, Chris Singleton, Earl Barron, Morning pixels, Nats, Orioles, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III, Wizards

Posted at 06:26 PM ET, 11/06/2012

An update on Nats NLCS refunds

The team says all refunds were processed last week, and sent along to the appropriate financial institutions.

By Dan Steinberg  |  06:26 PM ET, 11/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Nats, Orioles

Posted at 09:04 AM ET, 10/10/2012

Morning Pixels: Welcoming playoff baseball to D.C.

It's a big day for baseball fans in the District.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:04 AM ET, 10/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bryce Harper, Ian Desmond, Michael Morse, Morning pixels, Nationals, Nats, Orioles, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III, Stephen Strasburg

Posted at 04:17 PM ET, 10/02/2012

Nats ratings, merchandise sales still spiking

Ratings, merchandise sales, Natitude shooters, and other off-the-field developments for the NL East champs.

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:17 PM ET, 10/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bryce Harper, MASN, Nats, Orioles

Posted at 12:07 PM ET, 10/01/2012

MASN, 106.7 The Fan adding extra Nats content for playoffs

Local radio and TV stations will ramp up their broadcast schedule with the Nats and Orioles in the playoffs.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:07 PM ET, 10/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  106.7 The Fan, ESPN 980, MASN, Media, Nats, Orioles

Posted at 11:20 AM ET, 06/20/2012

Nats-Orioles trash talk video

To commemorate this weekends Battle of the Beltway, here is a Nats fan and an Orioles fan trading insults.

By Sarah Kogod  |  11:20 AM ET, 06/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats, Orioles | Tags:  Nationals, Orioles, Nats

Posted at 10:59 AM ET, 05/30/2012

Bryce Harper inspired roommate prank

A painted tribute to Harper on your wall makes a good birthday present.

By Sarah Kogod  |  10:59 AM ET, 05/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats, Orioles | Tags:  Nats, Nationals, Bryce Harper, Orioles, Adam Jones

Posted at 09:49 AM ET, 05/30/2012

Cal Ripken Jr. on instant replay in baseball

The Orioles legend is on the side of technology.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:49 AM ET, 05/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Orioles | Tags:  Orioles, Cal Ripken, Jr.

Posted at 12:48 PM ET, 05/18/2012

Davey Johnson not a fan of Orioles fans anthem tradition

The Nationals manager asks that you leave your ‘O!’ at home.

By Sarah Kogod  |  12:48 PM ET, 05/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins, Orioles | Tags:  Nationals, Orioles, Davey Johnson

Posted at 11:28 AM ET, 05/09/2012

Some Orioles fans not impressed with Josh Hamilton

Apparently one home run from Nick Markakis is as impressive as four from Josh Hamilton.

By Sarah Kogod  |  11:28 AM ET, 05/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Orioles | Tags:  Orioles

Posted at 09:37 AM ET, 05/03/2012

Morning pixels: Mike Green, Trevor Booker ranked ‘hot’

Walk-off home runs, triple overtime and Karl Alzner’s mischievous pups.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:37 AM ET, 05/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps, Nats, Orioles, Wizards, Wizards | Tags:  Wizards, Nats, Caps, Mike Green, Trevor Booker, Ian Desmond, Bryce Harper, Orioles, John Wall

Posted at 02:41 PM ET, 04/11/2012

Batman streaker banned for life by the Orioles

Apparently running on the field in Batman underwear and a cape is frowned upon.

By Sarah Kogod  |  02:41 PM ET, 04/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Orioles | Tags:  Orioles

Posted at 01:34 PM ET, 04/11/2012

Robert Andino seems sad to be playing for the Orioles

This photo progression of Robert Andino shows that being an Oriole may affect happiness.

By Sarah Kogod  |  01:34 PM ET, 04/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Orioles | Tags:  Orioles, Robert Andino

Posted at 09:40 AM ET, 04/10/2012

Guy in the Tebow Orioles jersey comes forward

Orioles fan explains the reason behind his unusual custom jersey.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:40 AM ET, 04/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Orioles | Tags:  Orioles, Tim Tebow

Posted at 03:02 PM ET, 04/06/2012

Tebow Orioles jersey spotted at Camden Yards

This Orioles fan would like to see Tim Tebow in the bullpen.

By Sarah Kogod  |  03:02 PM ET, 04/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Orioles | Tags:  Orioles, Tim Tebow