Orioles Deal Cashner, Who's Next? Plus, The Farm System Is On The Rise!
An episode of Baltimore Sports Today
By Zach Wilt
Two die-hard Baltimore sports fans with backgrounds in the industry weigh in on the biggest topics and give their takes on what happening. Jab and Zach discuss the Baltimore Orioles, Baltimore Ravens, Washington Capitals, and more on Baltimore Sports Today.
The Baltimore Orioles struck a deal with their division rivals, the Boston Red Sox, for Andrew Cashner. Jab and Zach discuss the deal and what it means about the state of the franchise. The guys also talk about the market for Mychal Givens and whether Mike Elias would do business with the Washington Nationals. They also break down why Elias should take the best deal he can get for Trey Mancini.
Jab and Zach wrap things up with a look at the current state of the Orioles farm system. They discuss Michael Baumann's no-hitter in Double-A Bowie and the recent surge that Yusniel Diaz has been on at the plate.
Music Credit: Antti Luode
Manny Machado returned to Baltimore with the San Diego Padres and Orioles fans warmly welcomed him back to Camden Yards. Jab talks about being in the stands and seeing Machado with the Pads. The guys talk about why no one should boo Machado, look back on his time in Baltimore and towards the future.
Jab and Zach also discuss Adley Rutschman's record breaking signing bonus, seeing him take BP at Oriole Park, and the number one pick's favorite Christmas and Marvel movies. He's got good taste.
The guys wrap things up by discuss the Future's Game and the Orioles two representatives, DL Hall and Grayson Rodriguez.
Music Credit: Antti Luode
It's been a while, so Jab and Zach reintroduce themselves to the BST audience. The guys talk about their backgrounds and what they're up to these days. They also reminisce about the Washington Capitals winning the Stanley Cup exactly one year ago and talk about their feelings on the championship today.
Which of their favorite teams will win a championship next? Jab and Zach give their surprising answers.
The guys wrap the show by discussing the Baltimore Orioles selection of Adley Rutschman with the first overall pick in the 2019 MLB Draft. Jab and Zach give their opinion on the pick and talk about the future of the Orioles franchise.
Music Credit: Antti Luode
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