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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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Kelly Johnson, Baltimore Orioles Walkoff on New York Yankees and Reduce Magic Number to Three
September 15th, 2014 at 7:48 AM
Kelly Johnson delivered a one out, RBI single in the bottom of the ninth to score Steve Pearce and complete the Baltimore Orioles comeback victory 3-2 in walkoff fashion over the New York Yankees on Sunday Night to reduce their magic number to clinch the AL East to three games. ***PHOTO1*** Johnson,...

Alejandro De Aza, Baltimore Orioles Reduce Magic Number to Nine After 4-1 Victory
September 10th, 2014 at 8:21 AM
Alejandro De Aza hit his first home run as a member of the Baltimore Orioles and enjoyed it so much he went ahead and hit another later in the game to help lead the Baltimore Orioles to a series win with a 4-1 victory and reduced their magic number to...

Miguel Gonzalez Stellar Again, Baltimore Orioles Increase AL East Lead to 10 with 4-0 Victory
September 9th, 2014 at 7:07 AM
Coming off of his first career complete game shutout, Miguel Gonzalez decided that he enjoyed putting up zero's as he continued to do so and along with some shaky Boston Red Sox defense, the Baltimore Orioles increased their lead in the American League East to 10 games with a 4-0...

JJ Hardy Comes Through Again, Baltimore Orioles Complete Sweep of Cincinnati Reds with 9-7 Win
September 5th, 2014 at 7:17 AM
With two outs and the bases loaded in a tie ball game in the bottom of the seventh inning, JJ Hardy came to the plate with a chance to give his team the lead. As he has seemed to do all season, Hardy came through with the big hit delivering...

Miguel Gonzalez Throws First Career Complete Game Shutout in Baltimore Orioles 6-0 Victory
September 4th, 2014 at 7:02 AM
The old saying goes, "there's a first time for everything" and Wednesday Night proved to be one of those nights for Baltimore Orioles right hander Miguel Gonzalez as he dazzled the Cincinnati Reds all night and earned his first career complete game shutout in the process leading the O's to...

AL East Standings: Baltimore Orioles, Bud Norris Increase Lead to 9 1/2 with 5-4 Victory
September 3rd, 2014 at 6:56 AM
It took two rain delays, and ended up a lot closer than originally thought, but the Baltimore Orioles used a stellar outing from Bud Norris and five runs in the first two innings to pull out a 5-4 victory over the Cincinnati Reds Tuesday Night and increased their lead in...

JJ Hardy, Bullpen Help Lead Baltimore Orioles to Series Win with 5-4 Victory
August 29th, 2014 at 7:13 AM
JJ Hardy delivered a clutch two out RBI single in the bottom of the seventh to give the Baltimore Orioles the lead for good and the bullpen shut it down to help the Birds take three of four from the Tampa Bay Rays with a 5-4 victory Thursday Night. ***PHOTO1*** Tampa retired...

AL East Lead Drops to Six After Baltimore Orioles Fall 3-1 to Tampa Bay Rays
August 28th, 2014 at 7:18 AM
Some people may have said that the Tampa Bay Rays did not get nearly enough for ace David Price when they traded him, but Drew Smyly certainly looked like he was quite a steal on Wednesday as shutdown the Baltimore Orioles offense en route to beating the O's 3-1. ***PHOTO1*** Baltimore's offense...

AL East Standings: Baltimore Orioles Increase Lead to Seven with 4-2 Victory Tuesday Night
August 27th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
It took just over three and a half hours, but the Baltimore Orioles secured their second straight victory with a 4-2 win over the Tampa Bay Rays on Tuesday Night. Baltimore used some timely two out hitting and some great defense to help increase their lead in the AL East...

Welcome Back Back Back Offense, Baltimore Orioles Rout Tampa Bay Rays 9-1
August 26th, 2014 at 7:05 AM
The Baltimore Orioles hit back-to-back home runs in the third inning and hit back-to-back-to-back home runs in the fifth inning, and Chris Tillman took care of business on the mound to help lead the O's to a 9-1 shellacking of the Tampa Bay Rays Monday Night. ***PHOTO1*** Nick Markakis, who was in...

Long Ball Propels Baltimore Orioles to 4-3 Victory and Sweep Over Chicago White Sox
August 21st, 2014 at 7:04 AM
The Baltimore Orioles used a solid outing from Wei-Yin Chen and three home runs to complete the sweep against the Chicago White Sox with a 4-3 victory Wednesday Night in the Windy City. It is the first time the Orioles have swept the White Sox in Chicago since a four...

Chris Tillman Tosses Gem, Two Out Runs Key in Baltimore Orioles 5-1 Victory
August 20th, 2014 at 6:59 AM
Chris Tillman was phenomenal on the mound and three two out, sixth inning runs helped lead the Baltimore Orioles to their ninth series win in their last ten with a 5-1 victory over the Chicago White Sox Tuesday Night. ***PHOTO1*** A hanging change-up in the first inning to one of the best...