It’s sad when trading your ace — with two years left on his contract! — for five minor leaguers makes you happy, but that’s where O’s fans are at right now. If you, like us, are among them, read Camden Chat’s goodbye to Erik Bedard and don’t miss their photo from better times — “Eddie and Cal getting CRUNK” — which sparked a commenter to mention this likeness:
The follicular resemblance is uncanny, especially considering that’s after Eddie wore a ballcap for nine innings. So, yeah, tip the bottle and twist the cap for our friends over at Camden Chat and to our baseball team in Baltimore, which seems to have turned the corner.