One Fan's Opinion By Stan "The Fan" Charles
Stan 'The Fan' Charles: Former Orioles OF Adam Jones Should Follow Rick Dempsey's Lead
Stan "The Fan" Charles weighs in on why former Orioles outfielder Adam Jones has yet sign a deal for 2019, and he sees some similarities with how the end of Rick Dempsey's career played out.
MLB Owners, Players Start Process Of Overhauling National Pastime
Stan "The Fan" Charles looks at some of the rules changes that are reportedly being discussed by MLB and the MLB Players Association and shares his take on how they could change the action on the field and the economics within the game.
Major League Baseball Players May Get The Short End Of The Stick
Stan "The Fan" Charles says there's good news and bad news as pitchers and catchers get set to report for spring training for the 2019 baseball season.
Stan "The Fan" Charles On John Harbaugh, Eric DeCosta And Mike Mussina's HOF Election
Stan "The Fan" Charles offers his take on Ravens head coach John Harbaugh's new four-year deal, Eric DeCosta's first news conference as the team's general manager and former Orioles right-hander Mike Mussina's election to the Baseball Hall of Fame.
An Inconvenient Truth For Ravens: We'll Never Know How Joe Flacco Would've Played
Stan "The Fan" Charles weighs in on the Ravens' decision not to bring in quarterback Joe Flacco during the wild-card loss to the Chargers and whether a new deal for John Harbaugh might include more control of roster decisions.
Fixing Mess At Maryland Is Perfect Mission For Mike Locksley
Stan "The Fan" Charles looks at why Mike Locksley might be the right man at this time for Maryland football and why fans shouldn't rush to judgment regarding his previous record as a head coach.
Don't Look For Another Side To Orioles' Brandon Hyde
Stan "The Fan" Charles shares his first impressions of new Orioles manager Brandon Hyde.
Stan 'The Fan' Charles On What's Next For Former Orioles Manny Machado, Jonathan Schoop
Stan "The Fan" Charles reflects back on PressBox's May 2016 cover story on the close relationship between Manny Machado and Jonathan Schoop and looks at what's next for the two former Orioles.
Looking For Ravens HC John Harbaugh's Tell In Quarterback Decision
Stan "The Fan" Charles looks at Ravens head coach John Harbaugh like an opposing poker player as he tries to make sense of what the head coach is saying about the team's starting quarterback.
Parallels Can Be Drawn Between Ravens Head Coach John Harbaugh And Mike Shanahan
With the Ravens' John Harbaugh era possibly coming to a close after the 2018 season, Stan "The Fan" Charles is reminded of the first Super Bowl he ever attended, Super Bowl XXXII featuring Mike Shanahan and John Elway.
Remembering Orioles' 1983 World Series Run
Stan "The Fan" Charles remembers the Orioles' World Series championship in 1983, harkens back to the golden days of "Orioles magic" and looks ahead to the 35th anniversary gala celebration.
With Orioles, It Has To Be All About The Grand Scheme
No, the Orioles didn't sign Victor Victor Mesa or Victor Mesa Jr. or Sandy Gaston, but Stan "The Fan" Charles says there's reason for Orioles fans to have hope along with the frustration.
Red Sox Vs. Dodgers: World Series Picks
Boston Red Sox or Los Angeles Dodgers? Stan "The Fan" Charles and Glenn Clark make their picks for the World Series.
Differences Of Opinion Between Dan Duquette, Buck Showalter Hurt Both
Stan "The Fan" Charles reflects on Dan Duquette and Buck Showalter's time with the Orioles, and he says it was ultimately their inability to put their differences of opinion aside that hurt the team.