Selected by the Baltimore Orioles in the second round of the 2009 First-Year Player Draft out of H.B. Plant High School in Tampa, Fla.
Givens has had a really interesting career. 150 more words
This year’s edition of the Arizona Fall League featured seven Oriole farmhands, all of whom played for the Glendale Desert Dogs. While not the most exciting group of players the O’s have sent to the AFL, there’s still some potential major league talent in this group worth discussing. 1,450 more words
Seems like every time I log in to post something here on ABLogging, I’m forced to give you, dear reader (yes, in the singular tense because I think probably only my mother reads this…actually maybe not even her) an apology for how long it’s been since my last post. 624 more words
Much has changed in my life since 2009. When I started the site I was fresh out of college, back at home for a brief stay (no, not in my mother’s basement…we don’t have a basement, so there!), and looking for work. 2,470 more words
The life of a professional baseball player is quite lavish if you’re fortunate enough to make it to the major leagues. Take my word for it: minor league baseball is a whole different animal. 270 more words
The Aberdeen IronBirds look for their third straight win tonight against the Brooklyn Cyclones (Class-A Short-Season affiliate of the New York Mets). The IronBirds completed their third-straight series win last night as they defeated the… 315 more words