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Thanks to Second Wildcard, the Baltimore Orioles are in an Odd Situation at MLB Trade Deadline
July 27th, 2015 at 11:54 AM
The Baltimore Orioles enter their three-game series with the visiting Atlanta Braves at 48-49, which isn't what most fans expected at this point in the season. The MLB Trade Deadline is on Friday, and thanks to the second wildcard, the O's are in an odd and difficult position. ***PHOTO1*** Baltimore is currently...

To Sell or not to Sell? That is the Question for the Baltimore Orioles
July 24th, 2015 at 10:56 AM
The Baltimore Orioles entered their three-game series with the New York Yankees four games behind them in the AL East, but after being swept in the Bronx, the O's find themselves seven games out and two games under .500. The question facing the Orioles now is whether they should become...

Examining Potential Baltimore Orioles’ Trade Targets: Outfielder Jay Bruce
July 22nd, 2015 at 12:22 PM
It's time for another trade candidate examination in regards to the Baltimore Orioles and today we focus on Cincinnati Reds outfielder Jay Bruce. ***PHOTO1*** Bruce has been a guy linked to the Orioles in years past as well as the past few weeks, including a report from Fox Sports' Ken Rosenthal just...

Orioles101 Mailbag: Potential Baltimore Orioles Trade Targets and Dylan Bundy
July 19th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
It's Sunday, and you know what that means here at Orioles101, it's Mailbag day! After a few weeks off for the Mailbag, it's back this week and we received questions on possible Baltimore Orioles' trade targets and what the Orioles should do with Dylan Bundy. ***PHOTO1*** As we always do, we want...

News and Notes: Thoughts on Buck Showalter MLB Network Special, Baltimore Orioles Needs, and More
July 16th, 2015 at 8:16 AM
It's time for your daily dose of Baltimore Orioles news and notes. In today's edition we talk about the MLB Network Special on Buck Showalter, some of the improvements the O's need to make entering the second half, and the most awesome "tie-breaker" format for an All-Star Game. ***PHOTO1*** MLB Network Presents:...

Examining Potential Baltimore Orioles’ Trade Targets: Outfielder David Murphy
July 13th, 2015 at 1:07 PM
We continue our series of examining potential Baltimore Orioles' trade targets by taking a look at a player on a team that will soon have to decide whether they are going to be sellers or not at the MLB Trade Deadline in the Cleveland Indians. Today we examine OF David...

Minor League Spotlight: Two Baltimore Orioles Minor League Pitchers You Should Know
July 11th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
It's time for another edition of our Baltimore Orioles minor league spotlight. This week we wanted to help out some O's fans who may not eat, sleep, and breath the minor leagues and let you know about two pitchers in the O's system that you probably don't know about, but...

Examining Potential Baltimore Orioles’ Trade Targets: of Josh Reddick
July 10th, 2015 at 10:52 AM
We continue our series of examining potential Baltimore Orioles' trade targets today by taking a look at the always active Oakland A's, and their outfielder Josh Reddick. ***PHOTO1*** We all know that the A's and their general manager Billy Beane are active on the trade market 365 days a year, but especially...

Examining Potential Baltimore Orioles’ Trade Targets: RHP Johnny Cueto
July 9th, 2015 at 1:12 PM
We began our look at some potential trade targets for the Baltimore Orioles on Wednesday in examining LHP Will Smith, but today we turn to one of the more "prized" names on the trade market in starting pitcher, Johnny Cueto. ***PHOTO1*** Cueto, 29, will be a free agent at the end of...

Examining Potential Baltimore Orioles’ Trade Targets: LHP Will Smith
July 8th, 2015 at 10:55 AM
We are less than a week away from the All-Star break, and historically that marks the beginning of a trade frenzy around baseball with the July 31 non-waiver trade deadline in the sights of clubs. The Baltimore Orioles are expected to be shopping around the MLB Trade Market, and today...

What Could the Baltimore Orioles Get for Delmon Young in a MLB Trade?
July 2nd, 2015 at 11:08 AM
The Baltimore Orioles began their slew of tough roster decisions on Wednesday by electing to designate OF Delmon Young for assignment in order to clear space for a seventh reliever in RHP Tyler Wilson. Baltimore will look to trade the veteran right handed hitter, but what could they get in...

Welcome July, It’s Trading Season! Expect Some Moves by Baltimore Orioles
July 1st, 2015 at 10:39 AM
The calendar officially turned to July today and that brings one of the more exciting months of the baseball season to fruition. July brings the All-Star Game, the Home Run Derby, the Futures Game, but it also brings the unofficial trading season! ***PHOTO1*** Trades happen all throughout the year, but July brings...

News and Notes: Baltimore Orioles Fall to Rangers, Home Run Party Continues, and More
July 1st, 2015 at 7:24 AM
It's time for your daily dose of Baltimore Orioles news and notes. In today's edition we talk about the O's falling to the Rangers on Tuesday, the home run party that is taking place between Baltimore and Texas and we examine Chris Davis' recent hot streak at the plate. ***PHOTO1*** Rangers beat...

News and Notes: Baltimore Orioles Move into First, Pitching Matchups Preview, and More
June 29th, 2015 at 8:11 AM
It's time for your daily dose of Baltimore Orioles news and notes. In today's sweep edition, we talk about the O's vaulting into first place in the AL East, the use of the long ball in their doubleheader sweep of the Cleveland Indians and we preview the pitching matchups in...

Orioles101 Mailbag: Baltimore Orioles’ Roster Decisions, Kevin Gausman, and DJ Stewart
June 28th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
It's Sunday and you know what that means here at Orioles101, it's Mailbag day! This week we received questions on the Baltimore Orioles' roster decisions, Kevin Gausman, and DJ Stewart. ***PHOTO1*** As we always do, we want to remind you that if we receive multiple questions on the same topic, we answer...

Baltimore Orioles’ Offense Clicking in June, Manny Machado Leading the Way
June 24th, 2015 at 10:11 AM
The Baltimore Orioles had a pretty abysmal month of May at the plate finishing near the bottom of the American League in several offensive categories, but June has been a different story. ***PHOTO1*** Baltimore experienced a great month of April offensively before going ice cold in May, but the offense, like the...

Baltimore Orioles Impressive Over Last 10 Games, Perfect Timing
June 15th, 2015 at 10:19 AM
The Baltimore Orioles have had a nice stretch of baseball over their past ten games, and it's a good thing because of what could have happened if they didn't. ***PHOTO1*** First off, it's never a bad time to win eight of ten games, which is exactly what the Orioles have done over...

News and Notes: Baltimore Orioles’ Winning Streak Snapped, Preview Pitching Matchups and More
June 15th, 2015 at 8:07 AM
It's time for you daily dose of Baltimore Orioles news and notes. Today we talk about the Baltimore Orioles winning streak coming to an end, we preview the upcoming pitching matchups in the O's home-home series with the Philadelphia Phillies, and we take a look at the AL East after...

Next 16 Games Should Tell Us a Lot About the Baltimore Orioles’ 2015 Season
June 8th, 2015 at 10:27 AM
The Baltimore Orioles are currently tied for last place in the AL East with the Boston Red Sox, but their upcoming 16-game stretch should tell us a lot about how the rest of the O's season could pan out. ***PHOTO1*** Sitting at 26-30, and winners of three of their last four, the...

Baltimore Orioles’ Pitching Staff Performing Well with Runners in Scoring Position
June 5th, 2015 at 10:35 AM
The Baltimore Orioles pitching staff has seen its' ups and downs thus far this season, but have performed very well after a pretty horrid April. One area where they have been performing extremely well for most of the season has been with runners in scoring position. ***PHOTO1*** It may be a bit...