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Welcome to Episode 60 of the Charm City Bird Watch Podcast with Jake McDonnell, Nolan McGraw, and Ian Schultz.
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The Baltimore Orioles and their fan base came into the 2019 season knowing that the Birds wouldn’t be contending for a playoff spot this season. There was a bit of excitement around the rebuilding club, but any expectations for success this season would have been completely irrational.
The Baltimore Orioles sit at 14-26 as they have officially reached the quarter pole of the 2019 season.
Brandon Hyde’s “Baby Birds” have had some ups and downs throughout the first quarter of the season but all in all they have proven to be a good watch on most nights. After racing out to 4-1 start, the Orioles dropped eight of their next nine decisions to fall 5-9. They have not been able to sniff the .500 mark since that April tailspin.
Let’s take a look at some takeaways from this team as they sit in last place in the American League East at the quarter pole of the 2019 season.