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A Look at the Numbers: AL East and Baltimore Orioles Numbers for Month of June
July 4th, 2014 at 6:30 AM
Today is Independence Day, and we celebrate this date in 1776 as the day that laid the ground work for what would become the United States of America. The day also reminds us that June is now in the rearview mirror and the dog days of summer are upon us, but before...

Steve Pearce Blasts Two, Ubaldo Jimenez Stellar as Baltimore Orioles Down Texas Rangers 7-1
July 1st, 2014 at 6:49 AM
The Baltimore Orioles used four home runs, including two by Steve Pearce to go along with a stellar performance from Ubaldo Jimenez to take game one of a four game series 7-1 on Monday Night. ***PHOTO1*** Baltimore got the home run party started right away as Pearce turned on a 0-1 pitch...

Series Preview: Baltimore Orioles Play Host to Texas Rangers for Four Games
June 30th, 2014 at 7:08 AM
The Baltimore Orioles are coming off of dropping three of four to the Tampa Bay Rays and will welcome the Texas Rangers to Camden Yards for another four game series beginning tonight. Today we will take a look at some of the numbers and see what the pitching matchups are for...

A Look at the Numbers; Baltimore Orioles VS Tampa Bay Rays Series Preview
June 27th, 2014 at 7:13 AM
The Baltimore Orioles are fresh off of an off day and a series win over the Chicago White Sox in which they used late inning heroics to walkoff twice in the series for victories. Today the Birds begin a three-day, four game series against the struggling Tampa Bay Rays and...

Nelson Cruz Grand Slam, Wild Pitch Help Baltimore Orioles Walkoff 5-4 Winners in 12 Innings
June 26th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Nelson Cruz hit a Grand Slam in the eighth inning to tie the game at four, and courtesy of a wild pitch in the 12th inning, the Baltimore Orioles were walkoff winners Wednesday Night beating the Chicago White Sox 5-4. ***PHOTO1*** It was a wild game, and for it to end with a...

Offense Struggles; Comeback Falls Short as Baltimore Orioles Fall to Chicago White Sox 4-2
June 25th, 2014 at 6:54 AM
The Baltimore Orioles scored one and had runners on first and second with one out trailing by two runs, but Ryan Flaherty grounded into a double play to end the comeback threat and the game as the Birds fell 4-2 to the Chicago White Sox. ***PHOTO1*** Flaherty may have ended the game,...

Baltimore Orioles Move to 1.5 Games Back in AL East with Series Win Over New York Yankees
June 23rd, 2014 at 7:45 AM
The Baltimore Orioles completed a 4-2 road trip with a 8-0 thrashing of the New York Yankees in the Bronx to take the series and move to within 1 1/2 games of the AL East leading Toronto Blue Jays. ***PHOTO1*** Some will put a negative spin on it and say the Orioles...

Series Preview: Baltimore Orioles Look to Jump Ahead of New York Yankees in Three Game Set
June 20th, 2014 at 8:24 AM
The Baltimore Orioles are now just 2 1/2 games back of the AL East leading Toronto Blue Jays, but the New York Yankees are a game ahead of the Orioles in the standings as well which makes this weekend's three game series against the Bronx Bombers all the more important. ***PHOTO1*** Compared...

2014 VS Career Averages for Baltimore Orioles Part 1: Position Players
June 19th, 2014 at 7:38 AM
The Baltimore Orioles are enjoying an off day Thursday before beginning a three game series in the Bronx against the New York Yankees, so we thought we would take a look at each of the active Orioles players and see how their 2014 is shaping up compared to their career averages....

Kevin Gausman Performs Well Again; Baltimore Orioles Take Series with 2-0 Victory Over Tampa Bay Rays
June 18th, 2014 at 4:32 PM
Bases loaded, no outs in the first inning and Kevin Gausman proceeded to strikeout the next two batters and induce a fly ball to get out of that jam in the first inning and bared down to toss six scoreless innings to help lead the Baltimore Orioles to a series...

Chris Davis Goes Salami, Baltimore Orioles Even Series with 7-5 Victory Over Tampa Bay Rays
June 18th, 2014 at 6:51 AM
Chris Davis hit a third inning grand slam and Steve Pearce added a two run home run in the seventh to help lead the Baltimore Orioles to a 7-5 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays on Tuesday Night. ***PHOTO1***   The third inning turned out to be a little bit of a coming...

Baltimore Orioles Starting Rotation Shining in June, but Team Not
June 17th, 2014 at 10:23 AM
The Baltimore Orioles have played 15 games in the month of June, and what was their achilles heel in the first two months of the season has turned into their strength as the O's starting rotation has been fantastic this month, but the team has not taken advantage of that...

After Split with Toronto Blue Jays, Baltimore Orioles Presented with Great Opportunity Against Tampa Bay Rays
June 16th, 2014 at 7:36 AM
The Baltimore Orioles are coming off of a four-game series split with the Toronto Blue Jays over the weekend and find themselves in the exact same position as they were four days ago as they sit 4 1/2 games back of the Jays for first place in the AL East...

Kevin Gausman Performs Well, Baltimore Orioles Take Game One of Series with Toronto Blue Jays 4-2
June 13th, 2014 at 7:02 AM
The Baltimore Orioles began their important four game series with the Toronto Blue Jays on the right foot as Kevin Gausman tossed six strong innings and Delmon Young hit a two run home run to help lead the Orioles to a 4-2 victory and move to within 3 1/2 games...

Series Preview: Baltimore Orioles Set to Take on AL East Leading Toronto Blue Jays in Big Four Game Set
June 12th, 2014 at 10:32 AM
With their win last night, and combined with a Toronto Blue Jays loss, the Baltimore Orioles moved to just 4 1/2 games back of the AL East leading Blue Jays and tonight the two teams will begin a big four game series at Camden Yards. Both teams could vastly alter...

Wei-Yin Chen Tosses Gem; Baltimore Orioles Secure Series Win Over Boston Red Sox with a 6-0 Victory
June 12th, 2014 at 7:02 AM
For the third straight night, there was a team that left Camden Yards without scoring a run, and for the second time in this series the Baltimore Orioles used a masterful performance from a starting pitcher to blank the Boston Red Sox 6-0 and secure the series win. Wei-Yin Chen...

Offense Manages Two Hits, Chris Tillman Better; Baltimore Orioles Lose 1-0
June 11th, 2014 at 7:49 AM
 Brandon Workman carried a no-hitter into the sixth inning and the Baltimore Orioles managed just two hits on the night as they spoil a solid outing from Chris Tillman in 1-0 loss to Boston Red Sox. ***PHOTO1*** Workman (1-0), as so many pointed out on social media, lived up to his name...

Nelson Cruz Does It Again; Baltimore Orioles Offense Explodes in Eighth Inning, Win 8-3
June 4th, 2014 at 7:06 AM
After the Texas Rangers tied the game in the bottom of the seventh, the Baltimore Orioles offense erupted for six runs in the top of the eighth including a go ahead double from Caleb Joseph, and a three run home run by Nelson Cruz to give the Orioles a 8-3...

AL Central Proving to Be Baltimore Orioles Kryptonite, 17-9 Against All Other Divisions
May 20th, 2014 at 9:13 AM
The Baltimore Orioles have a 22-20 record through the first 42 games of the 2014 Major League Baseball season and are currently just a half game behind the New York Yankees for first place in the AL East and currently own one of the two AL Wildcard Spots. Oddly enough,...

Quarter of the 2014 Season is in the Books, Where Do the Baltimore Orioles Stand?
May 19th, 2014 at 8:09 AM
With Sunday's 8-6 defeat to the Kansas City Royals, the Baltimore Orioles finished their 42nd game of the season, which is just over the quarter mark for the season. With one quarter of the season in the books, we thought we would take a look at just where the Orioles...