Wieters era has begun!

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The Wieters era in Baltimore has officially begun. Matt Wieters got off to a slow start, in which many questions were asked about his talent, but they have now taken those words back as Wieters is (22-66) .333 in his last 18 games. On the year he is hitting .277 with 3 HR and 9 RBI. In Wieters last game, he went 3-3, solo HR, 2 runs, walk.

Matt Wieters will be the face of the O’s franchise in years to come, whether next year or in five Wieters has made a name for himself. The “switch hitting version of Joe Mauer” as he is called busted out of the gates and only saw 39 games in Triple-A Norfolk before being called up to the big leagues.

 

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Matt Wieters, now a local celeb, has his own website called MattWietersFacts.com. I recently stumbled upon it and I just couldn’t stop laughing at all of the hilarious slogans they had. Wieters is currently sharing time with catcher Gregg Zaun, but with the way Wieters has turned it on, It looks like the O’s will be gone with Zaun.

Just thinking about how good this kid is makes me just wonder what the O’s will be like in the future with Bergesen, Jones, and Wieters. Wow, that would be a powerful team right there! Matt Wieters has brought alot of hype to the city of Baltimore and is starting to back it up.
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Here are some comments from mattwietersfacts.com,

“Sliced bread is the best thing since Matt Wieters”

“Earl Weaver won’t swear in the presence of Matt Wieters”

“Matt Wieters attended a Yanks/Red Sox game wearing an O’s uniform and both teams lost”

“Matt Wieters can roll a tarp out by himself. With one hand if necessary”

“Matt Wieters ate a french fry and France surrendered”

“Matt Wieters isn’t perfect, that would truly underestimate his abilities”

“Matt Wieters will see another 300 game winner, Matt Wieters is immortal”

“Matt Wieters strikes lightning, twice in the same spot.”

“Matt Wieters is so good, his bobblehead is projected to be first pick in the MLB draft”

“Matt Wieters hit a homer 450 feet and when asked why he said he was just trying to bunt”

“Matt Wieters can touch MC Hammer, and when He does it is usually for a Grand Slam”

“Matt Wieters one time finished third in MVP voting, of course he finished first and second also”

“Matt Wieters stole David Ortiz soul”

comments due to mattwietersfacts.com

 

Matt Wieters has reached base safely in 17 of his last 19 games and has caught a blaze. The kid has been starting to live up to his potential and is getting more and more starts. If he continues to do this, the Wieters Era will be starting towards Cooperstown      

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That is it until next time on the Birdland Blog. Please check out mattwietersfacts.com. It is really hilarious. Thanks again! 🙂 comment all you would like.

 

==Orioles fan==

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30 comments

  1. thatbaseballguy

    I’m really pumped about this kid. It is pretty hard to find catchers these days to come up through the systems. But Wieters is a different story. The O’s are extremely lucky to have this kid for a while.
    -Dillon
    http://dillonm.mlblogs.com

  2. orangebirds

    Wieters sure can play, and you are right, dillon, catchers this good never come up anymore… post again!
    -O’s

  3. orangebirds

    Hey, everyone out there, please comment on Matt Wieters, tell me what you think of him! 🙂 thanks
    -O’s

  4. orangebirds

    Dang! You serious? Thanks for commenting again! I love your blog, and keep at it! Never give up and comment all you want! 🙂
    -O’s fan

  5. bburrows@lhup.edu

    Wieters looks like he is going to continue the trend Joe Mauer and Brian McCann started again. Hopefully with more guys like these the position will be considered an offensive position as well as defensive.
    http://moneyball.mlblogs.com/

  6. jewsonfirst and http://brooksrobinsonrules.mlblogs.com/

    Jordan actually interviewed one of the Matt Wieters Facts guys!



    Very nice guy.

  7. raysfanboy

    While I am not giving up the faith, I was pretty high on Geovany Soto coming into this season. And…blah. I am sure that he will tune it up next season, but that sophmore slump is a killer. Hopefully Wieters will finish strong this year and do just as well next year.
    http://raysfanboy.mlblogs.com/

  8. raysfanboy

    Wieters is the real deal. I knew that when I saw him get his first hit–a triple! What catcher gets a triple for his first hit!? That’s something special right there!

    Soto will come back and do some damage. But it is really hurting the Cubs right now to have him hitting so poorly.

    Speaking of poor hitting catchers, the Rays have one of their own right now. I’m wondering if they are considering any moves at the catcher position? It is definitely their weakest spot on the diamond.
    http://raysfanboy.mlblogs.com/

  9. stevg95

    Nice post….I like the changing picture…thats funny…I agree, Matt is a great player….Nothing but good comments for this kid

    arodfan13.mlblogs.com

  10. Fenway Bleacher Creature

    Great post there!
    Love the Wieters facts, he has a very bright future for your club!

    -http://the3rs.mlblogs.com/

  11. orangebirds

    Hey everyone, thanks for commenting! Keep it up, I wanna try to get 30! 🙂 I will post around 7 tonight on “The Art of Hiting”, a new post I am putting up. I am trying to get at least fifteen comments on that! Thanks 🙂
    -O’s

  12. orangebirds

    Hey, everyone out there, I am sorry if I didn’t get back to you, I tried to comment right back. If I didn’t please comment again and I will.
    -O’s

  13. willyphilly9

    Hey, if you can help just reply to me on here. I wanna know how to get comments like Birdland Blog. Please someone reply! 🙂

  14. jimmy27nyy

    Hi, Birdlandblog …

    First, thanks for all your recent visits to my blog !!! … Your vists and comments are greatly appreciated !!!
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    Nice post on on the Orioles rookie, Matt Wieters !!! … He looks like the real deal, and I look forward to watching him play !!! … Very humorous comments on your above post from the Matt Wieters web site … They remind me of that commercial about “The Most Interesting Man In The World” !!! … I’m sure right now, all Oriole fans consider Matt Wieters “The most interesting man in Baseball” … He has a great future ahead of him, and I wish Matt well as he goes forward in his baseball career !!!
    .
    You have an excellent blog, here, Birdlandblog !!! … Keep up the great work !!!
    .
    One suggestion, though … When you offer comments on other blogs, you should include your full URL at the end of your comments … This will make it easier for other mlbloggers to reach your blog !!! …. Just list your URL as follows …
    http://balorioles.mlblogs.com/
    .
    Take care, Birdlandblog; Have a great weekend !!!
    I look forward to your future posts and comments !!!
    — Jimmy 27NYY Curran, “BY&L”
    http://baseballtheyankeesandlife.mlblogs.com/

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