Dwight Smith Jr.

Dwight Smith Jr.

AVG
.222
HR
2
RBI
6
R
9
Bio
Height/Weight: 6' 0"/210 lbs
Bat: L
Throw: R
Born: Peachtree City, Georgia
College: None
Draft: 2011 Sandwich pick by the
  • Orioles lose appeal in MASN TV broadcast rights fees dispute with Nationals and MLB
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    Orioles lose appeal in MASN TV broadcast rights fees dispute with Nationals and MLB

    But the New York Supreme Court’s Appellate Division said MASN and the Orioles failed to establish that the arbitration panel, which was comprised of three MLB club owners, was less than impartial. Moreover, we reject petitioner’s arguments that the (panel) otherwise violated its obligations, exceeded its powers or denied petitioner a fair hearing,” the one-page decision said.

  • Right fielder Anthony Santander lone Orioles player to be named finalist for Gold Glove Award
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    Right fielder Anthony Santander lone Orioles player to be named finalist for Gold Glove Award

    Santander played 35 games in right field this season, ranking second behind Gallo in the AL in Defensive Runs Saved (eight) and fourth in Ultimate Zone Rating (1.1) among right fielders who played at least 300 innings, according to FanGraphs. UZR quantifies a player’s entire defensive performance by attempting to measure how many runs a defender saved, taking into account errors, range, outfield arm and double-play ability.

  • John Means struggled with his stuff early, but found his footing down the stretch
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    John Means struggled with his stuff early, but found his footing down the stretch

    In the second half, however, Means cut his hits to an excellent 6.2 per game and batters’ average against him dropped to . Meanwhile, his walks per game went from a totally-decent 1.9 during the worst of it to a superlative 1.2. If you watch a bunch of Johns Means footage from 2020 (a fun thing to do, whatever you’re up to these days), you’ll see what Brandon Hyde saw last season: in the bad, early starts, command issues led to flat breaking balls or fastballs missing the glove and leaking into ...