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Baltimore Orioles Come up Empty in MLB Silver Slugger Awards
November 7th, 2014 at 7:55 AM
The annual Silver Slugger Awards were announced on Thursday evening on MLB Network and, unlike in 2013, the Baltimore Orioles came away empty handed. MLB's Silver Slugger Award recognizes the best offensive players at each position, and 2014's winners were announced Thursday. ***PHOTO1*** In 2013, the Orioles captured three of the nine Silver...

Baltimore Orioles Among MLB’s Best in Getting Bang for Their Buck
November 3rd, 2014 at 10:56 AM
The deadline to negotiate exclusively with your own free agents ends tonight at 11:59 PM EST for all MLB teams. At that time, free agents will be free to sign and negotiate with any of the 30 teams in Major League Baseball. ***PHOTO1*** With the free agency frenzy about to really begin,...

Unlikely Duo Zach Britton and Steve Pearce Helped Lead Baltimore Orioles in 2014
October 22nd, 2014 at 7:50 AM
The Baltimore Orioles may not be playing in the World Series this week, but they still had one heck of a 2014 season. The O's won their first AL East title and reached the ALCS for the first time since 1997, an effort in which Zach Britton and Steve Pearce...

Despite Ending, 2014 was a Great Season to Watch as a Baltimore Orioles Fan
October 16th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
The Kansas City Royals got hot at the right time and seemingly had almost every break go their way as they swept the Baltimore Orioles in the American League Championship and ended the Orioles 2014 season. Despite the ending, Baltimore fans were treated to a phenomenal year of Orioles baseball with...

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...