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Baltimore Orioles Complete Regular Season with Win, Finish Year 96-66, AL East Champs
September 29th, 2014 at 8:29 AM
Jonathan Schoop hit a solo home run in the fifth inning to account for the only run of the day for either the Baltimore Orioles or the Toronto Blue Jays and six Orioles pitchers combined to throw a six-hit shutout as the Birds ended the regular season with a 1-0...

Orioles101′s Projected Postseason Roster for the Baltimore Orioles
September 28th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Today marks the end of the 2014 MLB Regular Season and the Baltimore Orioles are not done playing as they will enter this week’s American League Division Series as the AL East Champions, but who is going to be on the roster once the ALDS begins? We have waited and teased...

Orioles101 Baltimore Orioles Minor League Spotlight: Interview with LHP Matt Taylor
September 27th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
We get back to our Baltimore Orioles Minor League Spotlight this week after taking last week off from it, but we come back with a bang this week with an interview with a promising left handed pitcher in the O’s organization, Matt Taylor. ***PHOTO1*** Taylor was a fifth round selection of the...

Defense at Third Base Becoming an Issue for Baltimore Orioles as Postseason Approaches
September 26th, 2014 at 9:24 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Baltimore Orioles have a battle going on at third base to see who is going to be the starter for the AL East Champion O’s once the postseason begins next week, and it may come down to simply who can play the best defense. Baltimore and their fans...

Derek Jeter Delivers Walkoff Against Baltimore Orioles in Final Game at Yankee Stadium
September 26th, 2014 at 7:24 AM
Bottom of the ninth, tie game, runner on second with one out and of course, New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter came up to the plate in his final game at Yankee Stadium with a chance to deliver a walkoff win. Jeter, as he has done countless times in his...

Baltimore Orioles Eliminate New York Yankees on Wednesday with 9-5 Win, No Homers Needed
September 25th, 2014 at 7:26 AM
The Baltimore Orioles took care of business on Wednesday with a 9-5 victory over the New York Yankees and in the process also eliminated the Yankees from postseason contention. Baltimore did so by scoring nine runs without the aid of a single home run. ***PHOTO1*** It really came down to just two...

Baltimore Orioles Launch Three Home Runs, Beat New York Yankees 5-4
September 24th, 2014 at 7:04 AM
The seemingly slumbering Baltimore Orioles offense woke up on Tuesday Night as they belted three home runs and pounded out 17 hits en route to a 5-4 victory over the New York Yankees to remain 2 1/2 games behind the Los Angeles Angels for the top seed in the American...

With Six Days to Go, Could the Baltimore Orioles Secure Top AL Seed?
September 23rd, 2014 at 12:12 PM
The Baltimore Orioles clinched their first AL East title since 1997 a week ago and on Monday Night, thanks to a Detroit Tigers loss, they also clinched at least the two seed in the American League, but with six days to go in the regular season, could they overtake the...

Baltimore Orioles Fall to New York Yankees, Still Clinch Home-Field in ALDS
September 23rd, 2014 at 7:14 AM
Michael Pineda was filthy and the Baltimore Orioles mustered just one hit as they dropped the series opener to the New York Yankees 5-0. Thanks to a Detroit Tigers loss, the Orioles still managed to clinch home-field advantage in the American League Division Series that begins next week. ***PHOTO1*** Pineda had the...

Who Should the Baltimore Orioles Be Rooting for in the AL Central Race?
September 22nd, 2014 at 9:06 AM
We are in the homestretch of the 2014 regular season as the Baltimore Orioles will finish their schedule with a seven game road trip with four against the New York Yankees and three against the Toronto Blue Jays before getting ready to enter the postseason as AL East Champions...

Orioles101 Mailbag: Baltimore Orioles Playoff Rotation a Focus, AL East Title Questions Frequent
September 21st, 2014 at 7:00 AM
It’s Sunday and you know what that means, it’s time for another edition of Orioles101 Mailbag and this week we were flooded with AL East Championship questions as well as Baltimore Orioles playoff rotation being a focus. ***PHOTO1*** As we always do, we want to remind you that if we receive...

Series Preview: Baltimore Orioles Hosting Boston Red Sox in Final Home Series of Regular Season
September 19th, 2014 at 9:09 AM
The Baltimore Orioles are set to open their final home series of the regular season tonight against the Boston Red Sox and this series is likely to answer a lot of questions and be a lot of fun. ***PHOTO1*** Baltimore is currently 2 1/2 games behind the Los Angeles Angels for...

It Has Been a September to Remember for the Baltimore Orioles Starting Rotation
September 18th, 2014 at 11:12 AM
It has already been a year to remember for the Baltimore Orioles as they have already clinched their first AL East Division title since 1997, but the O’s starting rotation is having a true September to remember thus far. ***PHOTO1*** The Orioles starting rotation has been one of the best surprises...

Steve Pearce Blasts Two, Baltimore Orioles Continue to Win with 6-1 Victory to Complete Sweep
September 18th, 2014 at 7:14 AM
Steve Pearce belted two home runs and Bud Norris picked up his 14th win of the season as the Baltimore Orioles completed their three game sweep of the Toronto Blue Jays with a 6-1 victory Wednesday Night. ***PHOTO1*** In their first game as reigning AL East Champions, the Orioles continued their winning...

Baltimore Orioles Win AL East for First Time Since 1997, Flashback to 17 Years Ago
September 17th, 2014 at 9:18 AM
It was an electrical, magical, and emotional event last night as the Baltimore Orioles players stormed the field in celebration as they brought home their first AL East Division title since 1997. It was a long, 17 year wait between division titles and we thought we would take a look...

AL East Champions; Baltimore Orioles Secure First Division Title Since 1997 with 8-2 Win
September 17th, 2014 at 7:02 AM
The Baltimore Orioles won the American League East Division for the first time since 1997 as they took down the Toronto Blue Jays 8-2 on a memorable night in Charm City. ***PHOTO1*** With over 10,000 tickets sold in a 24 hour time period, the Orioles had a rocking Camden Yards as...

17 Years in Waiting, Will Tonight Be the Night the Baltimore Orioles Clinch AL East
September 16th, 2014 at 12:05 PM
The year was 1997 and the Baltimore Orioles were one of the best teams in baseball as they claimed the AL East Division title, but there was no way of knowing then that it would take 17 years before the team would have a chance to clinch there next one....

Baltimore Orioles Can Clinch AL East with Win Tonight; up to Ubaldo Jimenez
September 16th, 2014 at 9:47 AM
The Baltimore Orioles are one win away from clinching their first AL East Division title since 1997 and tonight the hopes of a champagne celebration lies on the arm of Ubaldo Jimenez. ***PHOTO1*** It is ironic that arguably the most disappointing player of the season for the Orioles has the opportunity to...

Baltimore Orioles Magic Number Down to One, Beat Toronto Blue Jays 5-2
September 16th, 2014 at 6:52 AM
The Baltimore Orioles used an all around team effort to take game one of a three game series against the Toronto Blue Jays 5-2 on Monday Night and in the process they reduced their magic number to clinch the AL East to one. ***PHOTO1*** Wei-Yin Chen (16-4) got the start on the...

Wei-Yin Chen Looks to Change His Past Luck Against Toronto Blue Jays Tonight
September 15th, 2014 at 1:45 PM
The Baltimore Orioles are set to host the second place Toronto Blue Jays for three games beginning tonight with Wei-Yin Chen getting the start and he will be looking for his first career quality start against the Jays. ***PHOTO1*** Chen (15-4) is having a tremendous season for Baltimore this year as...