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On The Verge | An Orioles Prospect Podcast

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On The Verge is focused on the Baltimore Orioles organization and the Orioles Minor League system. The show is hosted by Bob Phelan, Zach Spedden, and Nick Stevens. The trio give their thoughts on the prospects ascending the ranks. Show Twitter: @TheVergePod Support this podcast: https://www.patreon… read more

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Farewell

February 22nd, 2024

0:39

An important message from RadioPublic

Let the Games Begin!

February 27th, 2024

41:49

Zach, Nick, and Bob discuss the first handful of spring training games and what fans can take away from them.

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2024 Spring Training Predictions

February 24th, 2024

35:19

Zach, Nick, and Bob make some predictions from now until opening day.

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Spring Training News

February 22nd, 2024

32:44

Zach, Nick, and Bob update listeners on the first week of spring training.

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2024 Spring Training Preview, Part 2

February 15th, 2024

37:29

Zach, Nick, and Bob welcome back Andy Kotska and Danielle Allentuck of The Baltimore Banner to help preview what should be an eventful spring …

2024 Spring Training Preview, Part 1

February 14th, 2024

30:49

Zach, Nick, and Bob welcome back Andy Kotska and Danielle Allentuck of The Baltimore Banner to help preview what should be an eventful spring …

2024 Non-Roster Invites

February 10th, 2024

35:26

Zach, Nick, and Bob discuss the list of non-roster players invited to participate in major league spring training. Then pow.

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Anthony Villa Interview

February 8th, 2024

33:10

Zach, Nick, and Bob talk with the Orioles Director of Player Development Anthony Villa about his new role with the organization and the players he …

2024 Breakout Candidates

February 4th, 2024

34:46

Zach, Nick, and Bob each pick two breakout players for the 2024 season from the Orioles minor league system.

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Corbin Burnes, Oriole

February 2nd, 2024

40:42

Zach, Nick, and Bob break down the blockbuster trade that saw the Orioles acquire Corbin Burnes from the Milwaukee Brewers in exchange for DL Hall, …

David Rubenstein Buys the Orioles

February 1st, 2024

33:52

Zach, Nick, and Bob discuss the massive news that a group led by David Rubenstein that includes Cal Ripken Jr among others has agreed to purchase the …

Orioles Starting Pitching Options

January 26th, 2024

45:56

Zach, Nick, and Bob break down the Orioles starting pitching options for the 2024 season as they stand today.

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Orioles on Top 100 Prospect Lists

January 25th, 2024

52:28

Zach, Nick, and Bob talk about where Orioles prospects landed on Baseball America and Baseball Prospectus' pre-season Top 100 and Top 101 lists …

2024 Major League Coaching Staff

January 20th, 2024

21:41

Zach, Nick, and Bob break down the newest editions to the Orioles major league coaching staff following the team's official announcement.

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Re-Release: Koby Perez 2022 Interview

January 19th, 2024

19:08

Zach, Nick, and Bob talked to Orioles Vice President of International Scouting and Operations Koby Perez in January 2022 following that season's …

2024 International Signing Class

January 18th, 2024

43:30

Zach, Nick, and Bob discuss the grand opening of the Orioles international training academy in the Dominican Republic as well as the latest class of …

Crowded Orioles Outfield

January 12th, 2024

36:47

Zach, Nick, and Bob talk about how the Orioles outfield is going to shake out for the 2024 season. Who will be traded? And what if there is no trade?

2024 Bounceback Candidates

January 11th, 2024

48:49

Zach, Nick, and Bob select their bounceback candidates for the 2024 season.

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2024 AL Rookie of the Year Preview

January 6th, 2024

38:39

Zach, Nick, and Bob take an early look at the 2024 American League Rookie of the Year race with the Orioles having five or six potential candidates …

2024 Minor League Roster Predictions

January 4th, 2024

1:02:44

Zach, Nick, and Bob go over each Orioles affiliate and what their roster should look like on opening day from Jackson Holliday and Samuel Basallo in …

Baltimore Orioles Questions Answered

December 21st, 2023

1:01:15

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Rule 5 Draft Preview w/ Vivek Shukla

November 30th, 2023

1:29:53

Zach, Nick, and Bob welcome back patron and rule 5 aficionado Vivek Shukla to preview the upcoming rule 5 draft during the winter meetings. They also …

PATREON PREVIEW: Top 50 Update - October/November 2023

November 23rd, 2023

1:15:46

Zach, Nick, and Bob provide the last update of 2023 exclusively for patrons!

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Gunnar Henderson, Rookie of the Year

November 16th, 2023

58:16

Zach, Nick, and Bob discuss the Orioles consistent presence during award season with Gunnar Henderson winning Rookie of the Year, Brandon Hyde …

40 Man Roster Decisions

November 9th, 2023

1:12:24

Zach, Nick, and Bob use their Magic Mind's to try and figure out who the Orioles will add to the 40 man roster before next week's deadline to protect …

2023-2024 Offseason Preview and Predictions

October 31st, 2023

1:15:40

Zach, Nick, and Bob once again welcome back Connor Newcombe from 'Locked On Orioles' to make some predictions, this time to preview what the Orioles …

2023 Offseason Mailbag

October 26th, 2023

1:25:30

Zach, Nick, and Bob answer a bunch of questions from listeners as the offseason approaches with the World Series set and starting on Friday. They also discuss the news of what members of the major league coaching staff …

2023 Baltimore Orioles Postmortem

October 17th, 2023

1:00:58

Zach, Nick, and Bob shovel the last bit of dirt onto the Orioles 2023 season before starting to look ahead at 2024. They also discuss the Washington …

2023 ALDS Check In

October 10th, 2023

1:04:41

Zach, Nick, and Bob talk about games 1 and 2 of the ALDS against the Texas Rangers and preview game 3.

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2023 ALDS Preview

October 7th, 2023

41:55

Zach, Nick, and Bob preview the Orioles' ALDS series against the Texas Rangers.

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2023 Season Awards and Recap Live @ Checkerspot Brewery

October 3rd, 2023

1:31:02

Zach, Nick, and Bob present their end of season awards and get ready for the first playoff action in Baltimore since 2014 by bringing on a who's who of guests live from Checkerspot Brewery! Andy Kostka, Danielle …

Norfolk Tides Win International League Title

September 29th, 2023

20:15

For the first time since becoming a Baltimore Orioles affiliate in 2007, the Norfolk Tides are the International League Champions.

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Between the Numbers w/ Santiago - Organizational Philosophies

September 28th, 2023

19:47

Santiago Taboada takes an analytical approach to breaking down everything that is going on with the Baltimore Orioles organization.

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2023 AAA Norfolk Tides Season Review

September 26th, 2023

1:06:39

Zach, Nick, and Bob begin breaking down AAA Norfolk's season the only way possible with Jackson Holliday winning Baseball America's minor league …

2023 Bowie Baysox Season Review

September 19th, 2023

1:23:42

Zach, Nick, and Bob are joined by Baysox Public Address Announcer and On the Verge patron Mark Gray-Mendes to break down Bowie's 2023 season. They discuss the guys who started with the team (Heston Kjerstad, Coby Mayo, …

2023 Delmarva & Aberdeen Season Review

September 12th, 2023

1:09:16

Zach, Nick, and Bob talk about the scorching hot Samuel Basallo and returning from Tommy John Surgery Seth Johnson being promoted to AA Bowie for the final week of their season before diving into the 2023 seasons of …

The Ripken Way w/ Ryan Ripken

September 7th, 2023

1:00:54

Zach and Bob are joined by Ryan Ripken on the 28th anniversary of his father Cal breaking Lou Gehrig's consecutive game streak to discuss what its like to be on the cusp of the playoffs again. Ryan has a unique …

PATREON PREVIEW: On the Verge Daily - 9/3/23

September 3rd, 2023

15:04

Samuel Basallo returns in style and Coby Mayo continues to crush baseballs.

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Between the Numbers w/ Santiago - Emptying the Notebook

August 31st, 2023

32:41

Santiago Taboada takes an analytical approach to breaking down everything that is going on with the Baltimore Orioles organization.

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2023 FCL & DSL Season Review

August 29th, 2023

1:13:14

Zach, Nick, and Bob discuss the two DSL Oriole teams and lone FCL squad after they wrapped up their seasons last week by coming up with a short …

Just Orioles Baseball w/ Aram Leighton

August 22nd, 2023

1:02:48

Zach, Nick, and Bob are joined by 'Just Baseball's' Aram Leighton to discuss all eight of the Orioles included in their recently released top 100 …

Between the Numbers of A Position Player Core

August 15th, 2023

1:08:43

Zach, Nick, and Bob are joined by On the Verge patron and host of 'Between the Numbers' (which can be found right here in this feed) Santiago Taboada to discuss what it takes to have a strong position player core. Who …

Major League Mailbag #19

August 15th, 2023

31:14

Bob takes listener questions from the past two weeks.

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Between the Numbers w/ Santiago - Trade Deadline Review

August 13th, 2023

34:30

Santiago breaks down his thoughts on this year's trade deadline including a deep dive on Jack Flaherty, the prospects we traded away, and how the value exchanged adds up.

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2023 Mid-Season Top 50 Orioles Prospects

August 10th, 2023

1:32:41

Zach, Nick, and Bob go over their big mid-season top 50 prospect update for the Orioles following the 2023 MLB draft and trade deadline. Who has …

2023 MLB Trade Deadline Reaction

August 2nd, 2023

31:02

Zach, Nick, and Bob react to what the Orioles did at the trade deadline - most notably trading Cesar Prieto, Drew Rom, and Zack Showalter to the St. …

Between the Numbers w/ Santiago - Evaluating Pitcher Fatigue

August 1st, 2023

28:50

In episode two of 'Between the Numbers' Santiago takes a look at what could be the Orioles biggest issue down the stretch of the 2023 season, …

2023 MLB Trade Deadline Preview

August 1st, 2023

1:12:41

Zach, Nick, and Bob welcome back 'Locked On Orioles' Connor Newcomb to preview the MLB trade deadline which is rapidly approaching. What should the …

Weekend Mailbag #18

July 30th, 2023

32:36

On this weekend's mailbag, some questions about the trade deadline and plenty more, including a possible second live show?


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1st Place Orioles, 1st Place Farm System

July 25th, 2023

1:20:18

Zach, Nick, and Bob take a look at the majors to begin this week's episode as the Orioles are sitting atop the American League after winning three …

Weekend Mailbag #17

July 23rd, 2023

32:23

On this weekend's mailbag episode, questions about Jackson Holliday, Dylan Beavers, the futures of Joey Ortiz/Coby Mayo, Cionel Perez and plenty more!

Instant Reaction: Orioles Acquire RHP Shintaro Fujinami

July 20th, 2023

22:25

Zach and Bob offer their immediate reactions to the trade on Wednesday night for patrons and Nick follows up giving his thoughts on the daily minor …

PATREON PREVIEW: Between the Numbers w/ Santiago - Dean Kremer Deep Dive

July 19th, 2023

35:57


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Joe Doyle Rules... At Recapping the Orioles Draft

July 18th, 2023

1:09:32

Zach, Nick, and Bob welcome Joe Doyle of Future Stars Series to help break down the Orioles draft from last week. They discuss early picks such as …

Major League Mailbag #16

July 17th, 2023

36:02

The trade deadline is approaching as the Orioles are currently on an 8 game winning streak as Bob takes questions from listeners in this weeks …

2023 MLB Draft - Days 1 and 2

July 11th, 2023

1:07:53

Zach, Nick, and Bob break down the first two days of the draft including surprise first round pick Enrique Bradfield Jr and the fact that the …

Major League Mailbag #15

July 9th, 2023

34:31

On this weekend's mailbag episode, Zach takes questions from our Patreon members as the All-Star break is set to begin

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Baltimore Orioles 2023 Draft Preview

July 4th, 2023

1:20:40

On this week's show, Zach and Nick break down their favorite targets for the Baltimore Orioles at pick #17 in the upcoming MLB draft, take a look …

Weekend Mailbag #14

July 1st, 2023

24:15

On this weekend's mailbag, questions about Adley Rutschman, Joey Ortiz, the bullpen, and more!

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Another Good Week In Birdland

June 28th, 2023

1:11:59

On this week's show, Zach and Nick talk about the Baltimore Orioles promoting Jordan Westburg to the majors, an important take on Joey Ortiz, the …

Major League Mailbag #13

June 25th, 2023

36:59

Zach takes questions from our Patrons on this weekend's major league mailbag episode!

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PATREON PREVIEW: On the Verge Daily - 6/25/23

June 25th, 2023

15:09

Coby Mayo took it personally when he wasn't promoted to AAA, sorry Eastern League pitchers.

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Ranking the Orioles Reliever Prospects

June 20th, 2023

1:17:33

Note: There are some sound issues in the opening minutes but everything gets back to normal pretty quickly.

Zach, Nick, and Bob break down the most interesting pure reliever prospects in the farm system but not before …

MLB Draft Talk/Live Mock Draft

June 16th, 2023

40:14

On this weekend's mailbag episode, Nick takes a detour and talks about the upcoming MLB Draft. First, a breakdown of the names attached to the …

Frankenstein's Prospect

June 13th, 2023

55:32

Zach, Nick, and Bob break down Coby Mayo and Jud Fabian's breakout seasons before crafting their own perfect prospects by combing tools from players …

Major League Mailbag #12

June 11th, 2023

34:52

Bob takes patron and listener questions before quickly going over how each player on the active roster is performing of late.

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2023 FCL & DSL Preview, Kjerstad Promotion

June 6th, 2023

1:06:34

Zach, Nick, and Bob preview the 2023 seasons of the Orioles Florida Coast League team and Dominican Summer League teams after discussing the …

Major League Mailbag#11

June 4th, 2023

47:11

Zach answers questions from Patrons and Twitter about Jordan Westburg, Jorge Mateo, trade season and plenty more!

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MemOriole Day

May 30th, 2023

51:33

It has been a while but Zach, Nick, and Bob have some negative developments to talk about as Grayson Rodriguez was demoted back to AAA Norfolk and …

Major League Mailbag #10

May 27th, 2023

34:09

Bob takes listeners questions and counts down his updated 26 man power rankings.

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PATREON PREVIEW: On the Verge Daily - 5/24/23

May 24th, 2023

11:00

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Dreaming About the Future While Enjoying the Present

May 23rd, 2023

1:10:42

Zach, Nick, and Bob talk about AA Bowie's combined no-hitter over the weekend before diving deep into Jackson Holliday's tremendous week with the …

Major League Mailbag #9

May 21st, 2023

33:45

On this weekend's mailbag episode, questions about the MLB readiness of prospects, genuine concerns about the MLB roster, thoughts on the AL East as …

A Deep Dive Into Aberdeen's Start to the Season

May 17th, 2023

1:05:48

Zach, Nick, and Bob take a deeper look at how the Aberdeen Ironbirds season has been going with a particular focus on Frederick Bencosme, Max …

Major League Mailbag #8

May 15th, 2023

38:09

Zach takes questions ranging from Jorge Mateo's performance, to the trade deadline, draft, and more. 

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How Park Factors Contextualize Prospect Performance

May 9th, 2023

1:01:25

Zach, Nick, and Bob take a look at a couple new articles released by Baseball America - first, their updated top 100 that included eight Baltimore …

Major League Mailbag #7

May 6th, 2023

41:01


Bob takes listener questions and counts down his new 26 man roster power rankings as the Orioles stay red hot winning their seventh series in a …

The Position Player Shuffle w/ Noah Denoyer

May 2nd, 2023

1:09:10

Zach, Nick, and Bob talk about Joey Ortiz's major league debut, the return of Kyle Stowers to the big leagues, and the general log jam that is …

Major League Mailbag #6

April 30th, 2023

31:34

On this week's mailbag episode, Nick takes questions about the bullpen, possible trade targets, Kyle Stowers, Joey Ortiz, Jordan Westburg and plenty …

Holliday and Basallo and Cowser, Oh My!

April 25th, 2023

1:00:34

Zach, Nick, and Bob turn their attention to the hitters this week and discuss the hot starts to Jackson Holliday and Samuel Basallo’s seasons and …

Major League Mailbag #5

April 23rd, 2023

45:30

On this week's show, Zach takes listener questions on a wide variety of topics. Submit your questions to us on Twitter about the Baltimore Orioles …

Orioles Arms Making Their Pitch

April 19th, 2023

1:03:49

Zach, Nick, and Bob talk about the highlights on the pitching side early on in the 2023 season including Grayson Rodriguez's first three major league starts, Trace Bright's utter domination, and the return of the king …

Major League Mailbag #4

April 17th, 2023

1:12:06

Bob is joined by Vivek to take questions from patrons and Twitter as well as run down the major league roster power rankings.

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Episode 150 w/ Eve Rosenbaum

April 13th, 2023

1:41:23

Zach, Nick, and Bob celebrate 150 episodes by welcoming the Orioles Assistant General Manager of Baseball Operations Eve Rosenbaum onto the show to …

Major League Mailbag #3

April 8th, 2023

25:01

On this week's mailbag episode, Nick answers questions about the Baltimore Orioles bullpen, the future of the rotation, Kyle Stowers and more!

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Bonus Episode: On The Verge Daily: 4/7/2023

April 7th, 2023

19:18

Bonus episode! With all four Baltimore Orioles affiliates in action now, check out one of our Patreon exclusive perks, daily minor league recap …

2023 Orioles Minor League Roster Previews/Opening Weekend Recap

April 4th, 2023

1:23:50

On this week's show, Nick and Zach dive into the break-camp rosters for all four of the Baltimore Orioles affiliates, recap the Norfolk Tides …

Major League Mailbag #2

April 2nd, 2023

52:07

On this week's mailbag episode, Zach answers questions submitted by listeners, from Jackson Holliday to bullpen construction and plenty more!


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2023 Season Preview and Predictions w/ Connor Newcomb

March 28th, 2023

1:17:12

Zach, Nick, and Bob are joined by Locked On Orioles' Connor Newcomb to preview the 2023 season for the Baltimore Orioles and make predictions that …

Major League Mailbag #1 w/ Ben Dewhirst

March 25th, 2023

1:13:31

Bob is joined by On the Verge patron and Twitter legend Ben Dewhirst (@OriolesStatist1) in the podcast's first episode of the major league mailbag! …

A Banner Week w/ Andy Kostka

March 21st, 2023

59:03

Zach, Nick, and Bob welcome back Andy Kostka, now with The Baltimore Banner, to talk about everything going on in spring training from a major league perspective. How important are spring statistics? Who is going to …

Jon Meoli Discusses Baseball America's Orioles Top 30

March 14th, 2023

1:13:12

Zach, Nick, and Bob are joined by Maximizing Playoff Odds' Jon Meoli to talk about his complete top 30 prospects list for Baseball America as well as …

Chasing McStrikeouts w/ Chayce McDermott

March 7th, 2023

1:16:57

Zach, Nick, and Bob welcome on another high strikeout rate starting pitching prospect acquired at last year's trade deadline, this time a right hander in Chayce McDermott who came over in the three team trade that sent …

Beyond the Top 50, Spring Training Check-In

February 27th, 2023

59:48

Zach, Nick, and Bob talk about some players they're excited about that just missed last week's top 50 list before Bob discusses the highlights of his …

Bonus Episode: Cade Povich Interview

February 23rd, 2023

18:59

Zach, Nick, and Bob talk to a top 100 prospect that is a pitcher not named Grayson Rodriguez or DL Hall about what it was like to be the centerpiece of a trade and what his development has been like since being acquired …

Orioles 2023 Pre-Season Top 50 Prospects

February 21st, 2023

1:34:42

Zach, Nick, and Bob discuss their new top 50 prospect list prior to the 2023 season. From a very talented top end of the list all the way down to the breakout candidates towards the bottom they go in depth on a very …

2023 Spring Training Preview

February 14th, 2023

1:20:34

Zach, Nick, and Bob end the offseason content with a spring training preview since pitchers and catchers are days if not hours away from reporting to camp. They break down their predicted opening day rosters, make some …

PATREON PREVIEW: 2023 Pre-Season Top 50 Countdown - #11 Heston Kjerstad

February 8th, 2023

9:22

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Non-Roster Invites In A Non-Rebuild

February 7th, 2023

1:12:47

Zach, Nick, and Bob break down the 30 non-roster invites to spring training that were announced last week before segueing back into more new lists, this time from ESPN/Kiley McDaniel and FanGraphs/Eric Logenhagen. Cade …

Orioles America w/ Geoff Pontes

January 31st, 2023

1:32:32

Zach, Nick, and Bob talk to Baseball America's Geoff Pontes about the Orioles farm system after O's prospects found themselves filling up BA's top …

List Season Begins, 2023 Bounce Back Candidates

January 24th, 2023

54:45

Zach, Nick, and Bob discuss the new top 100 prospect lists released by Baseball America and Baseball Prospectus which featured nine total Orioles …

PATREON PREVIEW: 2023 Pre-Season Top 50 Countdown - #31 Ryan Watson

January 20th, 2023

24:03

As we continue with our Top 50 prospect countdown on Patreon, the #31 prospect on our countdown, RHP Ryan Watson, joins us himself to discuss the …

Connor Norby Interview, 2023 International Signing Class

January 18th, 2023

1:00:10

Zach and Nick are joined by the 2022 minor league homerun leader, second baseman Connor Norby, to talk about his breakout season at the plate …

Tim DeJohn ReTurns to Talk Infield Defense

January 11th, 2023

52:36

Zach and Bob are joined by Orioles Infield Coordinator Tim DeJohn who returns to the show to talk all things infield defense in the minor leagues. …

2023 Breakout Candidates, 2020 Look Back

January 4th, 2023

1:12:59

Zach, Nick, and Bob kick off 2023 by looking at some breakout candidates for the upcoming season before breaking down the acquisitions of James McCann and Ryan O'Hearn. Approaching the three year anniversary of the …

2022 Year End Show

December 27th, 2022

1:20:38

Zach, Nick, and Bob wrap up 2022 and look ahead to 2023.

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Orioles 2023 Minor League Roster Predictions

December 20th, 2022

1:08:07

Zach, Nick, and Bob take a look at their projected rosters for each of the Baltimore Orioles minor league levels and who stands out as players to …

Coby Mayo Interview, Winter Meetings Reaction

December 13th, 2022

1:10:23

Zach, Nick, and Bob welcome top prospect and third baseman Coby Mayo onto the show to talk about his time in the Orioles organization since being …

Bonus Episode: Baltimore Orioles Rule 5 Draft Reaction Show

December 9th, 2022

29:55

On this bonus episode, Zach and Nick jump on to give their initial thoughts on RHP Andrew Politi and the three other players drafted by the Baltimore …

2022 Rule 5 Draft Preview, Justin Armbruester Interview

December 6th, 2022

1:33:41

Zach, Nick, and Bob talk to On the Verge's co-minor league pitcher of the year Justin Armbruester about the success he had last season and what he is …

2023 Baseball America Top 10 Orioles Prospects w/ Jon Meoli

November 29th, 2022

1:03:36

Zach, Nick, and Bob bring back 'Maximizing Playoff Odds' Jon Meoli once again to go over the updated top 10 list of Baltimore Orioles prospects he …

Darell Hernaiz on his 2022 season

November 22nd, 2022

1:02:06

Zach, Nick, and Bob talk with the Orioles minor league breakout player of the year Darell Hernaiz about his season that saw stops at three different …

2022 Rule 5 Protection Preview

November 15th, 2022

1:08:03

Zach, Nick, and Bob make their final predictions for which players will be added to the 40 man roster prior to the rule 5 protection deadline. There …

2022 Offseason Predictions w/ Connor Newcomb

November 8th, 2022

1:24:24

Zach, Nick, and Bob are once again joined by Connor Newcomb, host of the Locked On Orioles podcast, to make some predictions with the offseason …

A Look At the Majors - Hitters

November 2nd, 2022

1:13:10

Zach, Nick, and Bob complete their look back of the major league season and look ahead to try and determine how the Orioles will set their roster on …

A Look At the Majors - Pitchers

October 25th, 2022

1:07:50

Zach, Nick, and Bob look up to the major league team and discuss the seasons of some of the pitchers who could be contributors on the 2023 team. …

2022 Arizona Fall League Update

October 18th, 2022

1:15:33

Zach, Nick, and Bob provide an update on what the Orioles prospects are doing in this year's Arizona Fall League headlined by Heston Kjerstad. After …

2022 Season Wrap Up - Live @ Full Tilt Brewery

October 11th, 2022

1:20:05

Zach, Nick, and Bob celebrate the end of the baseball season in the Orioles organization by getting together for their first ever live event at the …

Wrapping Up the Norfolk Tides 2022 Season w/ Pete Michaud

October 4th, 2022

51:40

Zach, Nick, and Bob break down the AAA Norfolk season with the voice of the Tides, Pete Michaud. It's a different complexion these days for the …

Wrapping Up the Bowie Baysox' 2022 Season w/ Adam Pohl

September 27th, 2022

1:03:51

Zach, Nick, and Bob break down the 2022 Bowie Baysox' season that fell just short of the Eastern League playoffs. They saw a big boost around …

Wrapping Up the Aberdeen Ironbirds 2022 Season

September 21st, 2022

57:38

Zach and Bob break down the 2022 Aberdeen Ironbirds as they play in their league championship early this week. Highlights of their season include the entire pitching staff, the swath of players promoted after a great …

Wrapping Up the Delmarva Shorebirds 2022 Season w/ Sam Jellinek

September 13th, 2022

1:21:03

Zach, Nick, and Bob welcome back Delmarva Shorebirds broadcaster Sam Jellinek to break down their 2022 season which ended on Sunday, September 11th with their final game being rained out. They talk about what the influx …

The Future Is Now

September 7th, 2022

1:29:59

Zach, Nick, and Bob break down Gunnar Henderson's first week in the major leagues and make an announcement about the podcast's first live show on October 5th. They then take questions from the listeners about Joey …

Gunning for A Promotion, 2022 FCL/DSL Wrap Up

August 30th, 2022

1:26:59

Zach, Nick, and Bob put a bow on the FCL and DSL short seasons that ended last week but not before talking about the big promotions announced on …

From Little League to the World Series? w/ Andy Kotska

August 23rd, 2022

1:07:05

Zach, Nick, and Bob welcome The Baltimore Sun's Andy Kotska back to the show to talk about the Orioles playoff push. They discuss the balancing act …

DL Hall Pass

August 16th, 2022

1:21:44

Zach, Nick, and Bob talk about what they saw from DL Hall in his major league debut this past weekend and the Baltimore Orioles' plans for him moving …

2022 Mid-Season Top 50 Update

August 9th, 2022

1:54:27

Zach, Nick, and Bob update their top 50 Orioles prospects list following the 2022 MLB Draft and trade deadline. A new name at number one headlines …

2022 Trade Deadline Review

August 3rd, 2022

52:43

Zach, Nick, and Bob react to the Jorge Lopez trade to the Minnesota Twins for four pitching prospects and the acquisition of Brett Phillips.

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Trey'd Season

August 2nd, 2022

1:12:26

Zach, Nick, and Bob discuss the hot-button issue of Trey Mancini being traded to the Houston Astros in a three-team trade that saw two pitching prospects come to Baltimore. They also talk about the draft pick signing …

2022 Second Half Preview

July 26th, 2022

1:14:57

Zach, Nick, and Bob recap the draft in full a week away from it including discussing the players that have signed to date. After that, they preview …

2022 MLB Draft Day 3 Recap

July 20th, 2022

19:36

With the 2022 MLB Draft now in the books, we take a quick, introductory look at each selection the Baltimore Orioles made on day three. All sources …

2022 MLB Draft - Day 2 w/ Jon Meoli

July 19th, 2022

1:28:51

Zach, Nick, and Bob bring on Maximizing Playoff Odds' Jon Meoli to recap day one of the 2022 MLB draft before shifting their attention to day two and …

2022 MLB Draft - Day 1

July 18th, 2022

1:37:19

Zach, Nick, and Bob react live to the Orioles first overall pick in the draft as well as the first ten overall picks.

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Final MLB Draft Thoughts

July 12th, 2022

1:09:08

On our latest episode, Nick and Zach run through the presumptive final five players who the Baltimore Orioles could select with the first overall …

2022 Mid-Season All-Stars

July 6th, 2022

1:19:48

Zach, Nick, and Bob reveal their Orioles minor league all-star team as the season passes the halfway mark. One hitter for every position and 10 …

PATREON PREVIEW: On the Verge Daily - June 30, 2022

June 30th, 2022

10:43

Tomorrow is July 1st, the start of a new month and the perfect time to join our patron community where you get daily minor league recaps like this as …

Swing Decisions w/ Matt Borgschulte

June 28th, 2022

1:50:30

Zach, Nick, and Bob talk to Baltimore Orioles co-hitting coach Matt Borgschulte about all things hitting on the major league club and the importance …

2022 MLB Mock Draft w/ Vivek Shukla

June 21st, 2022

1:43:32

Zach, Nick, and Bob welcome back friend of the show Vivek Shukla to participate in the podcast's first ever mock draft. They make picks for the first …

Down in Delmarva w/ Sam Jellinek

June 14th, 2022

58:59

Zach and Bob welcome Sam Jellinek of the Delmarva Shorebirds to break down their season to this point. They discuss Heston Kjerstad's professional debut from over the weekend, the high upside arms, and the incredibly …

2022 FCL/DSL Season Preview w/ Eric Garfield

June 7th, 2022

1:21:10

Zach, Nick, and Bob welcome back #Legendary member of Orioles Twitter and great podcaster in his own right, not to mention patron of the show, Eric …

2022 MLB Draft Update w/ Will Hoefer

May 31st, 2022

1:23:01

Zach, Nick, and Bob welcome Prospect Live's Will Hoefer onto the show to provide a draft update as we're now six weeks away. Will it be Druw Jones, …

Coaching Pitching w/ Justin Ramsey

May 24th, 2022

59:37

Zach, Nick, and Bob welcome AAA Norfolk pitching coach Justin Ramsey onto the show to talk all things pitching, in particular, everything going on …

Major League Debut SZN w/ Andy Kostka

May 18th, 2022

1:07:40

Zach, Nick, and Bob welcome The Baltimore Sun's Andy Kostka to the show live from the Oriole Park at Camden Yards press box to talk about all of the …

On the Mic with Mike Elias

May 10th, 2022

1:32:59

Zach, Nick, and Bob celebrate 100 episodes by talking to Executive Vice President and General Manager for the Baltimore Orioles Mike Elias about the …

PATREON PREVIEW: On the Verge Daily - 5/6/22

May 6th, 2022

16:51

With our 100th episode starring Mike Elias just around the corner and our pending contest for a Julio Rodriguez or Bobby Witt Jr signed baseball …

April Players of the Month w/ Drew Rom

May 3rd, 2022

1:07:40

Zach, Nick, and Bob welcome AA Bowie LHP Drew Rom onto the show to discuss his 2022 season and what it is that got him to this point as one of the system's best pitching prospects. After that, they talk about the …

Hamstrings and Elbows

April 26th, 2022

57:04

Zach, Nick, and Bob discuss how you can listen to their interview with Mike Elias early before it drops with episode 100 in a couple of weeks (hint: sign up for the Patreon) before diving into the latest stories of the …

The Season Is Young w/ Brandon Young

April 19th, 2022

1:24:45

Zach, Nick, and Bob welcome AA Bowie Baysox pitcher Brandon Young onto the show to talk about his journey from undrafted free agent in the shortened 2020 MLB draft to being one of the top pitching prospects in the …

Pitcher List, Check It Twice w/ Ben Palmer

April 14th, 2022

1:12:12

Zach and Bob welcome Pitcher List and fellow Baltimore Sports and Life writer Ben Palmer onto the show to discuss the first week of baseball from a fantasy perspective as well as one based on reality. How have the …

PATREON PREVIEW: On the Verge Daily - 4/13/22

April 13th, 2022

11:40

Since our regular Monday episode was delayed until Wednesday night, here is a look at the daily content we're releasing all season long recapping the …

2022 Opening Day Predictions

April 7th, 2022

1:09:33

Zach, Nick, and Bob make their predictions (for both the major and minor leagues) for the 2022 season as Baltimore Orioles opening day approaches. …

Elite Talent MLB Pipeline w/ Jonathan Mayo

April 5th, 2022

1:17:28

Zach, Nick, and Bob welcome MLB Pipeline's Jonathan Mayo onto the show to discuss the Baltimore Orioles being rated as their number one farm system …

MLB Draft Talk w/ Brad Ciolek

April 1st, 2022

44:43

Zach and Bob welcome Baltimore Orioles Director of Draft Operations Brad Ciolek onto the podcast to discuss all things MLB draft. He talks about the …

A Week Away From Opening Day

March 29th, 2022

1:26:47

Zach, Nick, and Bob provide their thoughts on the latest developments during spring training as it begins to wind down. DL Hall and Kyle Bradish provide a snapshot of the future, they explain why the major league team …

2022 Spring Training Preview & Predictions

March 22nd, 2022

1:18:53

Zach, Nick, and Bob preview the abbreviated spring training that began about a week ago and make predictions about who will make the Baltimore …

Maximizing Playoff Odds w/ Jon Meoli

March 16th, 2022

1:06:32

Zach, Nick, and Bob welcome back Jon Meoli to discuss the rest of his Orioles top 30 list for Baseball America that was recently released. He talks …

Blood on the Tracks w/ Matt Blood

March 15th, 2022

1:11:17

Zach, Nick, and Bob welcome back Orioles Director of Player Development Matt Blood to the show to discuss everything that is going on so far in …

Minor League Spring Training Update w/ Eric Garfield

March 8th, 2022

59:56

Zach, Nick, and Bob welcome back Orioles Twitter sensation Eric Garfield (@Eric_Birdland) to talk about all the things he's seen down in Sarasota at …

A Pitcher, A Baker, A Swing and Miss Maker w/ Bryan Baker

March 1st, 2022

1:16:24

Zach, Nick, and Bob talk to right-handed relief pitcher Bryan Baker, who the Orioles claimed off of waivers earlier this offseason, about what he has …

Rising Sun w/ Nathan Ruiz

February 22nd, 2022

56:18

Zach, Nick, and Bob welcome on The Baltimore Sun's Nathan Ruiz to discuss the latest in the CBA negotiations, how the delay to spring training could …

2022 College Baseball Preview w/ Stephen Loftus

February 17th, 2022

1:05:41

Zach, Nick, and Bob welcome BSL's own Dr. Stephen Loftus back to the podcast to preview the college baseball season and try to figure out what the …

Digesting the FanGraphs Top 45 Orioles Prospects

February 12th, 2022

1:01:03

Zach, Nick, and Bob react to the recently released Top 45 Orioles prospects list on FanGraphs. Who do they have higher than our list? Who are they …

Baseball America's Ben Badler on the Orioles System

February 8th, 2022

1:56:30

Zach, Nick, and Bob talk to Baseball America's Ben Badler about everything from the Orioles' presence in the international market, who they should …

2022 Pre-Season - Beyond the Top 50 w/ Lamar Sparks

February 1st, 2022

1:13:21

Zach, Nick, and Bob interview minor league outfielder Lamar Sparks about his comeback 2021 season after dealing with injuries and losing 2020 to COVID. Lamar talks about what it took to get back on the field, the …

2022 Pre-Season Top 50 Baltimore Orioles Prospects

January 25th, 2022

1:25:33

Zach, Nick, and Bob unveil their updated Baltimore Orioles top 50 prospect list prior to the 2022 season.

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2021 International Signing Day w/ Koby Perez

January 18th, 2022

1:02:56

Zach, Nick, and Bob talk to Orioles Senior Director of International Scouting Koby Perez about the 2021 International signing class that was …

Defense First w/ Tim DeJohn

January 11th, 2022

1:12:01

Zach, Nick, and Bob welcome on Orioles minor league fundamentals coach Tim DeJohn to talk about all things defense on the infield. After the …

2021 Year End Show

December 27th, 2021

1:12:55

Zach, Nick, and Bob wrap up an eventful year for the Baltimore Orioles minor league system. What was the biggest thing they learned about the Orioles …

2022 Breakout Candidates

December 21st, 2021

1:03:19

Zach, Nick, and Bob discuss some breakout candidates for the 2022 season inspired by Nick's latest article for BSL. They also talk about a couple …

2021 Rule 5 Draft Preview w/ Vivek Shukla

December 14th, 2021

1:18:06

Zach, Nick, and Bob welcome patron and rule 5 aficionado Vivek Shukla onto the show to discuss all things rule 5 draft. They review the three …

The Odor of A Lockout

December 7th, 2021

55:07

Zach, Nick, and Bob discuss the moves the Orioles made prior to the lockout being instituted such as the signings of Jordan Lyles and Rougned Odor. …

If There Is A Lockout...

November 30th, 2021

1:01:10

The free agent market is booming and the non-tender deadline is looming as Zach, Nick, and Bob discuss the Orioles' role in the offseason with an …

40 Man Roster Additions

November 22nd, 2021

58:13

Zach, Nick, and Bob break down the players who were added to the Baltimore Orioles 40 man roster prior to the November 19th deadline to protect them …

OTV Rewind - Ryan Fuller Interview

November 17th, 2021

15:02

With the exciting news that AA Bowie hitting coach and minor league hitting coordinator Ryan Fuller has been hired along with Minnesota Twins AAA …

Offseason News Roundup

November 16th, 2021

59:26

Zach, Nick, and Bob discuss a variety of topics and news from the Orioles over the past couple weeks. The new major league hitting coaches were …

Baseball America's Updated Top 10 w/Jon Meoli

November 9th, 2021

59:33

Zach, Nick, and Bob welcome back The Baltimore Sun's Jon Meoli to discuss the updated Top 10 Baltimore Orioles prospect list he wrote up for Baseball …

To Protect or Not to Protect, That is the Question

November 2nd, 2021

59:57

Zach, Nick, and Bob try to predict which rule 5 eligible players the Orioles will protect in the next few weeks. There are plenty of possibilities …

Underappreciated and Overlooked

October 26th, 2021

1:08:12

On this week's show, Zach and Nick discuss some recent roster moves and check in with the latest on the Arizona Fall League. Then, they discuss a …

2021 Offseason Predictions

October 19th, 2021

1:29:18

Zach, Nick, and Bob discuss the latest news about living conditions for minor leaguers, the Orioles fall instructional roster, and the arbitration …

Minor League All-Star Team, Arizona Fall League Preview

October 14th, 2021

1:25:06

Zach, Nick, and Bob put together their 2021 minor league all-stars among prospects in the Orioles organization. Who actually played the best versus …

Bonus Episode: Baltimore Orioles Prospect Review Series: Adley Rutschman

October 12th, 2021

17:22

On this bonus episode, we begin our daily offseason prospect review series with the top prospect in the Baltimore Orioles system, catcher Adley …

Major League and AAA Recap

October 5th, 2021

59:26

Zach and Nick welcome Baltimore Sports and Life site owner Chris Stoner onto the show to put a bow on the Baltimore Orioles major league and AAA …

A Peek Into the Future w/ Zach Peek

September 28th, 2021

1:01:38

Baltimore Orioles pitching prospect Zach Peek joins the show to discuss his 2021 season split between the Delmarva Shorebirds and Aberdeen Ironbirds …

The Beginning of the End

September 21st, 2021

1:17:40

Zach, Nick, and Bob discuss the playoff-bound Bowie Baysox before recapping the seasons of the Aberdeen Ironbirds, Delmarva Shorebirds, and FCL …

Fun in The Sun w/ Jon Meoli

September 14th, 2021

1:00:03

Zach, Nick, and Bob welcome The Baltimore Sun's Jon Meoli onto the show to talk about the Orioles from top to bottom. He talks about his approach to …

Baseball America's Kyle Glaser on the Orioles Farm System

September 8th, 2021

1:00:06

Zach, Nick, and Bob welcome Baseball America's Kyle Glaser onto the show to talk about the Orioles farm system and the #2 ranking BA has given it. …

Dog Days of Summer

August 31st, 2021

1:22:29

Zach, Nick, and Bob break down the month of August on the farm by going through the system team by team. They also take listener questions and highlight some players outside of the top 30 on our prospect list.

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Rizing Tide w/ Johnny Rizer

August 24th, 2021

58:34

Zach and Bob welcome Bowie Baysox outfielder Johnny Rizer onto the show to discuss what it is like to be a prospect in the Baltimore Orioles …

Bonus: Baseball Card Collecting 101 w/ Ryan Setree

August 21st, 2021

48:42

In this bonus episode Bob welcomes on 'Talkin' Birdy's Ryan Setree to help him and any listeners in the same boat learn the basics of baseball card …

Patreon Preview: Promotion Bonanza Bonus Episode

August 19th, 2021

21:34

Zach, Nick, and Bob dive deeper into the 31 promotions that occurred over the weekend, the most exciting amongst them being Jordan Westburg to AA Bowie and most of the 2021 draft picks up to A Delmarva.

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Deep Dive Into the 2021 FCL Orioles w/ Eric Garfield

August 17th, 2021

50:14

Zach, Nick, and Bob talk to Eutaw Street Report's Eric Garfield (@Eric_Birdland) about all things FCL Orioles. They discuss the excitement …

Patreon Preview: On the Verge Daily 8/11/21

August 11th, 2021

9:15

On the Verge Daily is a podcast exclusive to our patrons where we recap the minor league action from the night before. In this episode we talk about Adley Rutschman's AAA debut, Jean Pinto continuing to shine, and …

Deep Dive Into the 2021 Bowie Baysox w/ Paul Fritschner

August 10th, 2021

1:03:08

Zach, Nick, and Bob welcome one of the voices of the Bowie Baysox, announcer Paul Fritschner, onto the show to talk all things 2021 Baysox. They …

Big Stuff Jump

August 4th, 2021

1:05:27

Zach, Nick, and Bob start off by recapping what the Orioles did and didn't do at the trade deadline before talking about the latest injury news and …

Patreon Preview: On the Verge Daily 8/2/21

August 2nd, 2021

13:16

On the Verge Daily breaks down all the action from the Orioles minor league affiliates from the previous day.

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Patreon Preview: Instant Reaction - 2021 Trade Deadline

July 30th, 2021

6:23

Bob gives his initial impressions on the Orioles trading Shawn Armstrong and Freddy Galvis before the 2021 trade deadline.

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Patreon Preview: On the Verge Daily 7/28/21

July 28th, 2021

18:07

Here is a free preview of what you can expect to get on a daily basis throughout the minor league season when you sign up for our Patreon, which launched today!

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Interview w/ Bowie Baysox Hitting Coach Ryan Fuller

July 28th, 2021

18:00

Zach, Nick, and Bob release a bonus interview that they were able to record while they were in Bowie for the Baysox game on Sunday July, 25th. Bowie …

Trade Deadline Preview & 2nd Half Predictions w/ Connor Newcomb

July 27th, 2021

1:33:45

Zach, Nick, and myself welcome back the host of 'Locked On Orioles', Connor Newcomb, to the show to preview the trade deadline coming up on Friday …

Mid-Season Top 50 Prospect List

July 20th, 2021

1:32:58

Zach, Nick, and Bob go over their mid-season top 50 prospects list. They count down from one to 30 and then shout out a handful of others from the …

2021 MLB Draft - Day Two

July 13th, 2021

1:13:45

Zach, Nick, and Bob welcome Dr. Stephen Loftus back to the show to break down the second day of the draft for the Orioles which encompassed 10 picks …

2021 MLB Draft - Day One

July 12th, 2021

1:01:41

Zach, Nick, and Bob welcome Dr. Stephen Loftus back to the show to break down the Orioles first round pick in the 2021 MLB draft, Colton Cowser. What …

There Will Be (Matt) Blood

July 6th, 2021

1:06:37

Zach, Nick, and Bob welcome Matt Blood, Baltimore Orioles Director of Player Development onto the show to celebrate our 50th episode. He discusses …

Final 2021 Draft Preview w/ Stephen Loftus

June 29th, 2021

1:14:55

Zach, Nick, and Bob bring in Dr. Stephen Loftus once again to preview the 2021 MLB draft for the final time before July 11th. He gives great insight …

2021 GCL & DSL Preview

June 21st, 2021

1:07:02

Zach, Nick, and Bob preview the upcoming Gulf Coast League and Dominican Summer League seasons as well as talk about the bevy of promotions at the …

Minor League Monday

June 15th, 2021

1:05:21

Zach, Nick, and Bob move the shows to Mondays and kick things off by talking about a handful of promotions that were made inside the Orioles farm …

The Best Pitching Prospect In Baseball

June 10th, 2021

55:37

Zach, Nick, and Bob talk about Baseball America naming Grayson Rodriguez the best pitching prospect in baseball. They also discuss if we think Kyle Bradish will make it to the major leagues this season, just how much of …

Moving On Up

June 3rd, 2021

48:47

Zach, Nick, and Bob discuss the recent bevy of promotions - including those of Grayson Rodriguez, Joey Ortiz, and Jordan Westburg. They also talk about the catching situation throughout the organization, our weekly …

Promotion Predictions

May 26th, 2021

52:29

Zach, Nick, and Bob discuss when they think some of the bigger name prospects who are performing well at their current teams will get promoted to the next level. They also talk about Kyle Bradish's first AAA start, dunk …

First Two Weeks in Review

May 20th, 2021

1:01:20

Zach, Nick, and Bob answer a couple of listener questions before discussing the highs and lows of the first few weeks of the minor league season. What are the early returns on the players received in all of the trades …

May The 4th Be With You

May 6th, 2021

51:46

Zach, Nick, and Bob break down the first day of minor league games as well discuss John Means' no-hitter and what they're looking forward to watching …

Emergency Minor League Roster Breakdown

April 30th, 2021

1:05:00

On this episode of 'On the Verge' Zach, Nick, and myself break down the minor league rosters for all four Baltimore Orioles full-season affiliates …

2021 Minor League Preview: Hitters

April 29th, 2021

55:44

On this episode of 'On the Verge' Zach, Nick, and Bob preview the 2021 minor league baseball season which is finally returning on May 4th. It is part two of a two part series, this episode focusing on the hitters in the …

2021 Minor League Preview: Pitchers

April 21st, 2021

57:45

On this episode of 'On the Verge' Zach, Nick, and Bob preview the 2021 minor league baseball season which is finally returning on May 4th. It is part one of a two part series, this episode focusing on the pitchers in …

2021 MLB Draft Update w/ Stephen Loftus

April 14th, 2021

1:09:21

On this episode of 'On the Verge' Zach, Nick, and Bob are joined by Dr. Stephen Loftus, co-host of fellow BSL podcast 'The Warehouse', to talk about all things MLB draft as we near the halfway point of the amateur …

Opening Week Reactions

April 8th, 2021

47:51

On this episode of 'On the Verge' Zach, Nick, and myself react to the opening week of the 2021 Orioles baseball season. Topics include John Means' …

2021 Pre-Season Predictions

April 1st, 2021

1:14:42

Zach, Nick, and Bob preview the imminent 2021 Orioles baseball season by making predictions about the good, the bad, and the ugly for the team this …

Minor League Rule Changes

March 24th, 2021

1:00:49

On this episode of the podcast Zach, Nick, and Bob discuss the experimental rule changes MLB has put in place for the 2021 minor league season, MLB …

Orioles Fantasy Baseball Prospects w/Alex Fast

March 17th, 2021

54:10

Zach, Nick, and Bob are joined by Pitcher List's Alex Fast to talk about the Baltimore Orioles from a fantasy baseball perspective, which prospects …

Fangraphs Top 45 Orioles Prospects List w/ Eric Longenhagen

March 11th, 2021

1:13:42

Zach, Nick, and Bob welcome on Eric Longenhagen from Fangraphs to discuss his recent Top 45 Orioles prospects list and the Orioles system as a whole …

2021 Top 100 Prospects Lists

March 4th, 2021

52:28

Zach, Nick, and Bob break down where the Baltimore Orioles prospects rank on all the big top 100 lists, discuss the recent changes to the minor …

2021 Spring Training Predictions

February 25th, 2021

53:39

Zach, Nick, and Bob briefly discuss the minor league schedule being released before answering questions and making predictions based on what they …

2021 College Baseball Preview

February 24th, 2021

50:41

Zach, Nick, and Bob preview the college baseball season by discussing the guys who are most likely to be selected by the Orioles with the 5th pick in …

2021 Minor League Signings/Interview with Spenser Watkins

February 11th, 2021

57:54

Zach, Nick, and Bob talk about the players the Orioles are bringing in on minor league contracts for the 2021 season and then talk to one of them, …

Locked on Spring Training

February 4th, 2021

1:19:23

Zach, Nick, and Bob welcome Connor Newcomb from the Locked On Orioles podcast onto the show to discuss some actual Orioles transactions, go over …

The Best of the Rest

January 28th, 2021

1:05:13

Zach, Nick, and Bob discuss the Orioles prospects that just missed their top 30 list, some other notable prospects to watch, and talk about how the …

Baltimore Orioles 2021 Top 30 Prospects List

January 21st, 2021

1:41:20

Zach, Nick, and Bob count down the Baltimore Orioles Top 30 prospects to kick off coverage of the 2021 season.

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Tall, Dark, with a High Spin Rate

December 11th, 2020

1:12:29

Zach, Nick, and Bob discuss the minor league restructuring and what it means for the Baltimore Orioles, break down who the O’s selected in the Rule 5 …

No Way José

December 4th, 2020

1:02:05

Zach, Nick, and Bob discuss the José Iglesias trade, what it means for the Baltimore Orioles infield depth in 2021, and early roster projections for …

We Must Protect These Guys

November 19th, 2020

1:12:57

Zach, Nick, and Bob make their predictions for which prospects the Baltimore Orioles will protect by placing them on the 40 man roster, who will be …

Players Named Later

November 13th, 2020

56:58

Zach, Nick, and Bob discuss the new Baltimore Orioles top 10 prospect list from Baseball America, the two players named later from the Tommy Milone …

Baltimore Orioles Fall Instructional Roster Breakdown

October 9th, 2020

1:07:12

Zach, Nick, and Bob discuss the Orioles' recently released 55 man roster for the fall instructional "season", which names they were surprised to see …

2020 Baltimore Orioles Season Recap

October 1st, 2020

57:34

Zach, Nick, and Bob take a look back at the 2020 season discussing what went right, what went wrong, and who was wrong by revisiting their pre-season predictions. They also discuss Baseball America’s first 2021 mock …

The Young, the Hurt, and the Others

September 17th, 2020

57:57

Zach, Nick, and Bob discuss some of the players and prospects that didn’t make an impact for the Baltimore Orioles in 2020 and what their futures …

Kremer of the Crop

September 8th, 2020

55:07

Zach, Nick, and Bob discuss Dean Kremer’s major league debut, Keegan Akin’s continued success, DJ Stewart’s resurrection, and the Orioles magic that …

2020 Trade Deadline Special

September 1st, 2020

53:35

Zach, Nick, and Bob break down the Orioles’ trades of Tommy Milone, Mychal Givens, and Miguel Castro as well as discuss Ryan Mountcastle’s big …

King of the Castle

August 26th, 2020

53:52

Zach, Nick, and Bob discuss Ryan Mountcastle’s debut, the resurgence of Cedric Mullins, what other prospects may make their debuts in 2020, and what …

Akin for Some Prospects

August 18th, 2020

39:13

On this episode, Zach, Nick, and Bob discuss Keegan Akin’s major league debut,  the Austin Hays injury, Dillon Tate coming off the IL, and Tanner …

Give Us Ryan Mountcastle

August 8th, 2020

1:00:29

Zach, Nick, and Bob count the reasons Ryan Mountcastle should currently be on the Baltimore Orioles roster. They also talk about the latest players …

On the Verge (of Collapse)

July 28th, 2020

36:34

Zach, Nick, and Bob discuss what the opening series in Boston means for the Baltimore Orioles, who showed breakout potential, and what the Marlins …

2020 Baltimore Orioles Season Predictions

July 21st, 2020

48:23

Zach, Nick, and Bob make predictions for the 2020 season on the last episode before Opening Day. Which prospects will we and won't we see this year? Who will be a pleasant surprise and who will be a big disappointment? …

Draft signings and Orioles prospects we're hyped to see in 2020

July 14th, 2020

39:20

On this episode, Bob, Zach, and Nick talk about the signings of Coby Mayo and Anthony Servideo becoming official, which Baltimore Orioles prospects …

Post MLB draft Baltimore Orioles Top 30 prospect list and 2021 MLB draft preview

July 5th, 2020

59:14

Dr. Stephen Loftus returns to the show and joins Bob, Zach, and Nick in updating the Baltimore Sports and Life Orioles Top 30 prospect list, …

Pandemic baseball is here and what that means for Baltimore Orioles prospects.

June 25th, 2020

47:42

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, Major League Baseball returns! What does this mean for Baltimore Orioles prospects like Ryan Mountcastle, Keegan …

Baltimore Orioles 2020 MLB draft recap

June 13th, 2020

44:47

On this episode, Bob, Zach, and Nick recap all six selections made by the Baltimore Orioles in the 2020 MLB draft. 

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Orioles 2020 MLB draft talk with Dr. Stephen Loftus

June 4th, 2020

42:47

On this episode, Nick, Bob, and Zach sit down with fellow Baltimore Sports and Life analyst, and former draft analyst for the Tampa Bay Rays, Dr. Stephen Loftus to discuss the 2020 MLB draft and which direction the …

Discussing the long list of Orioles minor league cuts

May 29th, 2020

29:33

The Baltimore Orioles cut more than 30 minor leaguers as we wait and see how COVID-19 impacts the 2020 season. Zach, Bob, and Nick discuss some of …

Waiting for baseball, COVID, 2020 MLB draft draft

May 1st, 2020

29:23

On this episode, Bob, Nick, and Zach discuss the implications of a canceled minor league season due to COVID-19 and dive into some early 2020 MLB …

Orioles 2020 Top 30 Prospects: Part 2

March 17th, 2020

51:01

Zach, Bob, and Nick finish breaking down their list of the Baltimore Orioles Top 30 prospect List. 

Check out all of their reports on each prospect …

Baltimore Orioles 2020 Top 30 Prospects: Part One

March 10th, 2020

39:14

Zach Spedden, Bob Phelan, and Nick Stevens break down part one of their Baltimore Orioles 2020 Top 30 prospect list. 

Read the full breakdown of all …

Welcome to The Verge

March 3rd, 2020

40:19

Welcome to the inaugural episode of The Verge, a podcast about the Baltimore Orioles minor league system with co-hosts Bob Phelan, Nick Stevens, and …

Coming Soon

February 10th, 2020

2:23

The Baltimore Orioles are on THE VERGE of success, join The Verge as we discuss the Minor League players who will soon be playing in the big leagues. …

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