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Former Baltimore Orioles LHP Troy Patton Suspended 80 Games for Amphetamines
November 6th, 2014 at 7:44 AM
Former Baltimore Orioles reliever Troy Patton was suspended for 80 games by Major League Baseball for an amphetamine-positive drug test, the league announced on Wednesday. ***PHOTO1*** This is the second consecutive offseason that Patton has been handed a suspension for a positive amphetamine test. Last offseason, while still with the Orioles, Patton...

ALCS Game 4 Preview: Baltimore Orioles Hitters Against Kansas City Royals LHP Jason Vargas
October 15th, 2014 at 9:49 AM
The concept is simple tonight for the Baltimore Orioles- win or go home- and they will have to do so against Kansas City Royals LHP Jason Vargas, who will start Game 4 of the American League Championship Series for the Kansas City Royals. ***PHOTO1*** Facing elimination for the first time this postseason,...

ALCS Game 4 Preview: Kansas City Royals Hitters Against Miguel Gonzalez
October 15th, 2014 at 7:47 AM
The Baltimore Orioles are staring elimination in the face this afternoon after dropping Game 3 of the American League Championship Series 2-1 to the Kansas City Royals and falling down 0-3 in the series. Today, the Orioles put their playoff lives on the line and look to Miguel Gonzalez to...

The ALCS is not Over Just Yet, Do not Count the Baltimore Orioles Out of It
October 13th, 2014 at 12:31 PM
The Baltimore Orioles are in a tough hole down two games to none after dropping the first two games of the American League Championship Series at home to the Kansas City Royals, but do not count the Birds out just yet. ***PHOTO1*** Baltimore may be facing a tough proposition right now needing...

ALCS Game 3 Preview: Baltimore Orioles Hitters Against Kansas City Royals RHP Jeremy Guthrie
October 13th, 2014 at 10:13 AM
The Baltimore Orioles enter tonight's Game 3 in the American League Championship Series desperately in search of a victory and will have to do so against a very familiar face in Kansas City Royals, and former Oriole, RHP Jeremy Guthrie. Despite the fact that it was not terribly long ago...

ALCS Game 3 Preview: Kansas City Royals Hitters Against Baltimore Orioles LHP Wei-Yin Chen
October 13th, 2014 at 8:24 AM
The Baltimore Orioles are entering tonight's Game 3 of the American League Championship in an all but must win game against the Kansas City Royals who lead the series two games to none, and Baltimore will be sending left hander Wei-Yin Chen to the mound for the start. If the...

Baltimore Orioles Lose 6-4, Fall Down 0-2 in ALCS to Kansas City Royals
October 12th, 2014 at 7:30 AM
Zach Britton came on with a man on first with no outs in the top of the ninth in a 4-4 game, and proceeded to allow Alcides Escobar and Lorenzo Cain to both deliver RBI hits to lift the Kansas City Royals to a 6-4 victory to take a commanding...

ALCS Game 2 Preview: Baltimore Orioles Hitters Against Kansas City Royals RHP Yordano Ventura
October 11th, 2014 at 8:00 AM
The Baltimore Orioles and Kansas City Royals will tee it up for Game 2 of the American League Championship today and the Orioles will be facing the young fireballer in RHP Yordano Ventura. We preview today's matchup by showing you how Orioles hitters have done against the young right hander...

ALCS Game 1 Preview: Baltimore Orioles Hitters Against Kansas City Royals RHP James Shields
October 10th, 2014 at 9:44 AM
We continue our game day coverage of the Baltimore Orioles and Kansas City Royals Game 1 of the American League Championship Series by taking a look at how Orioles hitters have fared against Royals starting pitcher James Shields over their careers. ***PHOTO1*** Earlier today, we took a look at how Royals...

ALCS Game 1 Preview: Kansas City Royals Hitters Against Baltimore Orioles RHP Chris Tillman
October 10th, 2014 at 7:59 AM
It's finally here. The American League Championship Series is set to get underway tonight, weather permitting, between the Baltimore Orioles and Kansas City Royals. Both teams have been off the previous four days due to sweeping their ALDS series. We begin our game day coverage with our first preview of...

Baltimore Orioles Agree to Contract Extension with SS JJ Hardy
October 9th, 2014 at 3:13 PM
If the mood around the Baltimore Orioles and their fan base wasn't already good enough with the team about to begin playing their first American League Championship Series since 1997 on Friday, the team managed to make fans even more excited as they have agreed to terms on a multi-year...

ALDS Game 3 Preview: Baltimore Orioles Hitters Against LHP David Price
October 5th, 2014 at 7:30 AM
The Baltimore Orioles and Detroit Tigers get back to it today in Game 3 of the American League Divisonal Series after the Orioles swept the first two games at Camden Yards and an off day on Saturday. We begin our preview of today's crucial game by taking a look at...

We Won’t Stop, Baltimore Orioles Score Four in Eighth to Take Commanding 2-0 ALDS Series Lead
October 3rd, 2014 at 4:09 PM
The Baltimore Orioles trailed 6-3 entering the bottom of the eighth inning, but a RBI single by Steve Pearce and a bases loaded, three run double by pinch hitting Delmon Young lifted the Orioles to a 7-6 victory and a 2-0 American League Divisional Series lead. ***PHOTO1*** Young entered the game as...

ALDS Game 2 Preview: Detroit Tigers Hitters Against Baltimore Orioles LHP Wei-Yin Chen
October 3rd, 2014 at 9:28 AM
The Baltimore Orioles will enter today's Game 2 of the American League Divisional Series with a 1-0 lead in the series thanks to their 12-3 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Thursday Night. Today's Orioles starter Wei-Yin Chen has a little bit of an advantage today on the mound as...

ALDS Game 2 Preview: Baltimore Orioles Hitters Against Detroit Tigers Justin Verlander
October 3rd, 2014 at 8:07 AM
The Baltimore Orioles are coming off of exhilarating win in Game 1 that saw a nail biter up until the bottom of the eighth inning when Baltimore scored eight runs to go from a one run lead at 4-3 to a nine run lead at 12-3. The time for enjoyment...

ALDS Game 1 Preview: Detroit Tigers Hitters Against Baltimore Orioles Chris Tillman
October 2nd, 2014 at 9:01 AM
We continue our preview of tonight's American League Divisional Series Game 1 between the Baltimore Orioles and Detroit Tigers with a look at how Orioles starter Chris Tillman has fared against Tigers hitters throughout his career. ***PHOTO1*** Earlier today we took a look at how the Orioles hitters have fared against Detroit...

ALDS Game 1 Preview: Baltimore Orioles Hitters Against Detroit Tigers Max Scherzer
October 2nd, 2014 at 7:13 AM
All week we have been previewing the American League Divisional Series between the Baltimore Orioles and Detroit Tigers, but today we narrow down to previewing Game 1 of the ALDS as it gets underway this evening at 5:27 p.m. The Tigers will send 2013 AL Cy Young Award winner Max...

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...

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...