All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘orioles’

Banana Toss Apology: Giants Fan Says It Wasn’t Racial

A Giants fan who threw a banana at an Orioles player has apologized and says it was completely misconstrued. Alexander Poulides says that he did throw a banana at Orioles center fielder Adam Jones but that it wasn’t racially motivated at all, but rather a commentary on his team’s performance after they got beaten 10-2. “I’m embarrassed and shocked by …

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Orioles Trade Strop, Arrieta to Cubs

The Baltimore Orioles today announced a major trade deal with the Chicago Cubs. According to an MLB.com report, the Orioles have received pitcher Scott Feldman and catcher Steve Clevenger, who was optioned to the Triple-A Orioles affiliate Norfolk Tides. In return, the Cubs received pitchers Jake Arrieta and Pedro Strop, along with $338,100 in international signing slot bonuses. “He’s a …

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Mike Mussina Becomes High School Basketball Coach

Former Major League pitcher Mike Mussina has been named the head boys basketball coach at the high school from which he graduated. The Montoursville School Board voted unanimously on Tuesday to name Mussina the head coach at Montoursville Area High School. Mussina graduated from Montoursville Area High School in Williamsport, Pennsylvania in 1987. He played both basketball and baseball during …

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Batman Banned By Orioles Officials

Sometimes, when it’s your birthday and you’ve had a few drinks, you start thinking a few wild thoughts. You might seriously consider getting up onstage to perform a rousing rendition of “Tubthumping” at a karaoke bar, or make your move on that hot girl with the Adam’s apple. Or, you might throw on a cape and some Batman undies and …

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