On Sunday afternoon, the Orioles wrapped-up their 2015 season with one last winning streak. But even after sweeping the New York Yankees, the birds finished the season in Baseball purgatory- at exactly .500. While we did technically avoid a losing season, O’s fans and analysts alike view this past year as a disappointment, after getting to the American League Championship Series just the year before.
And just down the road on Russell Street, the Ravens are in unfamiliar territory: tied with the Cleveland Browns for last place. With the likes of Terrell Suggs, Marshal Yanda, Dennis Pitta and Steve Smith Sr on the DL, the Ravens 1-3 record makes for their worst season start since 2005. Maryland Morning Sport’s Guru, Mark Hyman, joins Tom to discuss.