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Orioles' 2015 end-of-season grades

Now that school’s out for the winter, it’s time for our end-of-season Orioles report card. Keep in mind that the letter grade assigned does not suggest a comparison to any other player — just an evaluation of that player’s performance in the context of his talent and role on the team. Click the...More

  • Peter Schmuck's Orioles grades for Sept. 28

    Peter Schmuck's Orioles grades for Sept. 28

    Every week, Orioles columnist Peter Schmuck will grade the performance of the Orioles in five categories. The letter grades are not directly tied to any particular statistic, but are representative of a cumulative evaluation of everything – tangible or intangible – that falls under that particular...

  • Peter Schmuck's Orioles grades for Sept. 21

    Peter Schmuck's Orioles grades for Sept. 21

    Every week, Orioles columnist Peter Schmuck will grade the performance of the Orioles in five categories. The letter grades are not directly tied to any particular statistic, but are representative of a cumulative evaluation of everything – tangible or intangible – that falls under that particular...

  • Peter Schmuck's Orioles grades for Sept. 14

    Peter Schmuck's Orioles grades for Sept. 14

    Every week, Orioles columnist Peter Schmuck will grade the performance of the Orioles in five categories. The letter grades are not directly tied to any particular statistic, but are representative of a cumulative evaluation of everything – tangible or intangible – that falls under that particular...

  • Peter Schmuck's Orioles grades for Sept. 7

    Peter Schmuck's Orioles grades for Sept. 7

    Every week, Orioles columnist Peter Schmuck will grade the performance of the Orioles in five categories. The letter grades are not directly tied to any particular statistic, but are representative of a cumulative evaluation of everything – tangible or intangible – that falls under that particular...

  • Peter Schmuck's Orioles grades for Aug. 31

    Peter Schmuck's Orioles grades for Aug. 31

    Every week, Orioles columnist Peter Schmuck will grade the performance of the Orioles in five categories. The letter grades are not directly tied to any particular statistic, but are representative of a cumulative evaluation of everything – tangible or intangible – that falls under that particular...

  • Peter Schmuck's Orioles grades for Aug. 23

    Peter Schmuck's Orioles grades for Aug. 23

    Every week, Orioles columnist Peter Schmuck will grade the performance of the Orioles in five categories. The letter grades are not directly tied to any particular statistic, but are representative of a cumulative evaluation of everything – tangible or intangible – that falls under that particular...

  • Peter Schmuck's Orioles grades for Aug. 17

    Peter Schmuck's Orioles grades for Aug. 17

    Every week, Orioles columnist Peter Schmuck will grade the performance of the Orioles in five categories. The letter grades are not directly tied to any particular statistic, but are representative of a cumulative evaluation of everything – tangible or intangible – that falls under that particular...

  • Peter Schmuck's Orioles grades for Aug. 10

    Peter Schmuck's Orioles grades for Aug. 10

    Every week, columnist Peter Schmuck will grade the performance of the Orioles in five categories. The letter grades are not directly tied to any particular statistic, but are representative of a cumulative evaluation of everything – tangible or intangible – that falls under that particular category.

  • Peter Schmuck's Orioles grades for Aug. 3

    Peter Schmuck's Orioles grades for Aug. 3

    Every week, columnist Peter Schmuck will grade the performance of the Orioles in five categories. The letter grades are not directly tied to any particular statistic, but are representative of a cumulative evaluation of everything – tangible or intangible – that falls under that particular category.

      • Peter Schmuck's Orioles grades for July 27

        Peter Schmuck's Orioles grades for July 27

        Every week, columnist Peter Schmuck will grade the performance of the Orioles in five categories. The letter grades are not directly tied to any particular statistic, but are representative of a cumulative evaluation of everything – tangible or intangible – that falls under that particular category.

          • Peter Schmuck's Orioles grades for July 20

            Peter Schmuck's Orioles grades for July 20

            Every week, columnist Peter Schmuck will grade the performance of the Orioles in five categories. The letter grades are not directly tied to any particular statistic, but are representative of a cumulative evaluation of everything – tangible or intangible – that falls under that particular category.

              • Orioles midseason player grades

                Orioles midseason player grades

                The All-Star break doesn't fall at the mathematical halfway point in the baseball season, but it's close enough for some midpoint analysis. Not particularly deep analysis, mind you, but the kind of quick, shoot-from-the-hip judgments that allow you to boil down a player's performance over three...

                  • Peter Schmuck's Orioles grades for July 13

                    Peter Schmuck's Orioles grades for July 13

                    Every week, columnist Peter Schmuck will grade the performance of the Orioles in five categories. The letter grades are not directly tied to any particular statistic, but are representative of a cumulative evaluation of everything – tangible or intangible – that falls under that particular category.

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                      Manny Machado honored to be named Most Valuable Oriole

                      Toward the end of his best offensive season and an American League MVP candidacy, Manny Machado was humbled to be selected this year’s Most Valuable Oriole. But before Friday’s series opener against the Arizona Diamondbacks, Machado said he’d prefer to help the Orioles reach the postseason over...

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                      • Peter Schmuck's Orioles grades for July 6

                        Peter Schmuck's Orioles grades for July 6

                        Every week, Orioles columnist Peter Schmuck will grade the performance of the Orioles in five categories. The letter grades are not directly tied to any particular statistic, but are representative of a cumulative evaluation of everything – tangible or intangible – that falls under that particular...

                          • Peter Schmuck's Orioles grades for June 29

                            Peter Schmuck's Orioles grades for June 29

                            Every week, Orioles columnist Peter Schmuck will grade the performance of the Orioles in five categories. The letter grades are not directly tied to any particular statistic, but are representative of a cumulative evaluation of everything – tangible or intangible – that falls under that particular...

                              • Peter Schmuck's Orioles grades for June 22

                                Peter Schmuck's Orioles grades for June 22

                                Every week, Orioles columnist Peter Schmuck will grade the performance of the Orioles in five categories. The letter grades are not directly tied to any particular statistic, but are representative of a cumulative evaluation of everything – tangible or intangible – that falls under that particular...

                                  • Peter Schmuck's Orioles grades for June 15

                                    Peter Schmuck's Orioles grades for June 15

                                    Every week, Orioles columnist Peter Schmuck will grade the performance of the Orioles in five categories. The letter grades are not directly tied to any particular statistic, but are representative of a cumulative evaluation of everything – tangible or intangible – that falls under that particular...

                                      • Peter Schmuck's Orioles grades for June 8

                                        Peter Schmuck's Orioles grades for June 8

                                        Every week, Orioles columnist Peter Schmuck will grade the performance of the Orioles in five categories. The letter grades are not directly tied to any particular statistic, but are representative of a cumulative evaluation of everything – tangible or intangible – that falls under that particular...

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