Baseball for the Thinking Fan

Login | Register | Feedback

btf_logo
You are here > Home > Baseball Newsstand > Baseball Primer Newsblog > Discussion
Baseball Primer Newsblog
— The Best News Links from the Baseball Newsstand

Friday, April 05, 2013

Citing schedule conflicts, Ravens decline invitation to take part in O’s Opening Day

“Orioles fans stood and applauded Friday as an image of Joe Flacco hoisting the Lombardi Trophy flashed on the video board at Camden Yards, part of an Opening Day tribute to the Super Bowl champion Ravens.

But the friendly public moment belied a bit of unseen intrigue as several members of the Ravens organization, citing scheduling conflicts, declined to be on hand for the pregame ceremonies.”

NattyBoh Posted: April 05, 2013 at 08:00 PM | 4 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
  Tags: nfl, opening day, orioles, ravens, whining bunch of crybabies

Reader Comments and Retorts

Go to end of page

Statements posted here are those of our readers and do not represent the BaseballThinkFactory. Names are provided by the poster and are not verified. We ask that posters follow our submission policy. Please report any inappropriate comments.

   1. mendozaline Posted: April 06, 2013 at 09:39 PM (#4406382)
Fu€k the ravens! Football has a sense of entitlement and thought the O's would cave but thank God they didn't. Have them play on Monday night. ############!
   2. ellsbury my heart at wounded knee Posted: April 07, 2013 at 12:56 AM (#4406511)
Yeah, this is some bullshit. Grow up, Ravens.
   3. Benji Posted: April 07, 2013 at 02:08 AM (#4406523)
Their collapse to 5-11 with the vastly overrated Flacco will really be enjoyed by me (full disclosure, I am a 49ers fan). Flacco to me is a much luckier Kerry Collins or Marc Bulger, riding a few bombs and a lot of luck to being the most overpaid player in pro sports.
   4. Belfry Bob Posted: April 07, 2013 at 05:40 AM (#4406530)
Interesting...a few years ago it was the ORIOLES that were seen as the 'pi**y neighbor' in the duo. Now it's the Ravens' turn.

You must be Registered and Logged In to post comments.

 

 

<< Back to main

BBTF Partner

Support BBTF

donate

Thanks to
Sebastian
for his generous support.

Bookmarks

You must be logged in to view your Bookmarks.

Hot Topics

NewsblogOTP - 2016 February 8: There’s baseball, politics … and real problems
(1800 - 11:43pm, Feb 12)
Last: Morty Causa

NewsblogJacob deGrom to Mets: ‘Willing’ to do long-term deal now
(15 - 11:19pm, Feb 12)
Last: Adam Starblind

NewsblogJennry Mejia permanently banned by MLB for third PED test
(8 - 11:17pm, Feb 12)
Last: Shibal

NewsblogAthletics acquire Khris Davis from Brewers | MLB.com
(10 - 11:17pm, Feb 12)
Last: Drexl Spivey

NewsblogOT: Soccer Thread - February 2016
(158 - 11:01pm, Feb 12)
Last: Mefisto

NewsblogOT: Monthly NBA Thread - February 2016
(752 - 10:39pm, Feb 12)
Last: covelli chris p

NewsblogWrigleyville - What a Slutter Does, Has Done, and Might Do for Jake Arrieta
(9 - 10:28pm, Feb 12)
Last: Joyful Calculus Instructor

NewsblogBrian Kenny: HALL OF FAME'S ANTI-RECENCY BIAS
(75 - 10:20pm, Feb 12)
Last: PreservedFish

NewsblogPrimer Dugout (and link of the day) 2-12-2016
(14 - 6:17pm, Feb 12)
Last: Walt Davis

NewsblogMLB, players' association work together to develop more protective pitching hat
(4 - 5:53pm, Feb 12)
Last: Walt Davis

NewsblogMLB New data results show high school baseball similar to MLB
(2 - 4:42pm, Feb 12)
Last: Leroy Kincaid

NewsblogKeith Law: 2016 ranking of all 30 farm systems (INSIDER)
(55 - 4:07pm, Feb 12)
Last: Walt Davis

NewsblogThe Uncertain Timetable for Cord-Cutting in Baseball's Future
(75 - 3:56pm, Feb 12)
Last: Greg K

NewsblogThe BtBS guide to analytics tools and resources - Beyond the Box Score
(4 - 3:18pm, Feb 12)
Last: KJOK

NewsblogThe Crack in the Defensive Spectrum
(47 - 2:11pm, Feb 12)
Last: AROM

Page rendered in 0.2422 seconds
47 querie(s) executed