Category: Buck Showalter

Buck Showalter on the Orioles Fraternity, Winning Over the Fan Base and Coming Up Big in Clutch Moments

Monday, April 1st, 2013

Entering 2012, the Baltimore Orioles hadn't made the playoffs since 1998 and had finished dead last in the AL East in each of the previous four seasons. But manager Buck Showalter and his guys turned it around in a big way last year, getting back to the postseason while winning ...

Buck Showalter Didn’t Feel the MLB Free Agent Market was Good Enough this Year, Understands the Temptation to Take PEDs

Tuesday, February 12th, 2013

The Baltimore Orioles shocked the baseball world last year by finishing the season at 93-69 and earning a Wild Card berth into the postseason. After winning the play-in game against the Oakland Athletics, the Orioles took the New York Yankees to five games in the American League Division Series. It was ...

Buck Showalter Leads The Underdog Baltimore Orioles Into September With A Chance At The AL East Crown

Friday, August 31st, 2012

Buck Showalter continues to have his baseball team shock the world this season. The Orioles enter Friday's action three games out of first place in the American League East and currently holding one of the two Wild Card births. The 2012 Baltimore Orioles are 24-6 in one-run games and it sure has ...

Buck Showalter on Orioles being a contender: “It’s about the pitching. It’s no secret.”

Wednesday, May 16th, 2012

The Baltimore Orioles have had a great start to the 2012 campaign. After a month the O's are still going strong as they are tired with the Tampa Bay Rays for 1st place in the American League East with a record of 23-14. Let's give Buck Showalter some credit here. The ...

Baltimore First Baseman Chris Davis Pitches Orioles to Victory in Wacky Day

Tuesday, May 8th, 2012

Chris Davis strolled to the pitcher's mound simply hoping not to get hurt. In the end, the Baltimore Orioles' first baseman found himself with a victory. Davis -- who pitched in high school and college -- was called on when the Orioles and Boston Red Sox went 17 innings on ...

Buck Showalter Comments Were Just “Envy And Jealousy,” Wants Orioles To Get To The Yankees And Red Sox Level

Monday, March 28th, 2011

There is no question regarding Buck Showalter's managing abilities. He's generally been perceived as the guy who builds up organizations long enough that he never sticks around to see the end results come to fruition. If you look at Buck Showalter's time spent in the Bronx (1992-95), he helped build ...

A-Roid Palooza

Monday, February 9th, 2009

On Saturday, Sports Illustrated broke the  story of A-Rod testing positive for anabolic steroids in 2003.  Sports radio hosts have been frothing at the mouth all weekend.  Every sports radio station in the country will be talking about this story in some fashion or another.  Sports radio will have every imaginable voice ...