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Baltimore Orioles Exercise 2015 Options for RHP Darren O’Day and LHP Wei-Yin Chen
October 31st, 2014 at 7:31 AM
MLB Free Agency officially began on Thursday, but the Baltimore Orioles quickly made the move to keep two of their potential free agents. Baltimore exercised their 2015 team options on both RHP Darren O'Day and LHP Wei-Yin Chen. ***PHOTO1*** This should not be surprising news to anyone, especially Orioles fans. Both O'Day...

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...

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 and Kansas City Royals Individual Pitching Numbers Against One Another in 2014
October 7th, 2014 at 7:20 AM
It's ALCS week here at Orioles101 as we continue to preview and analyze the upcoming American League Championship Series between our Baltimore Orioles and the Kansas City Royals. Today we will take a look at the individual pitching numbers accrued by both team's pitchers against one another in 2014. ***PHOTO1*** The sheer...

Baltimore Orioles Heading to First ALCS Since 1997 After 2-1 Win, Series Sweep of Detroit Tigers
October 6th, 2014 at 7:26 AM
The Baltimore Orioles got to enjoy yet another champagne celebration on Sunday as Bud Norris and the Orioles bullpen shutdown the Detroit Tigers to hold on for a 2-1 victory to complete their three game sweep and advanced the their first American League Championship Series since the 1997 season. ***PHOTO1*** Manager Buck...

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...

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...

Baltimore Orioles and Detroit Tigers Individual Pitching Numbers Against One Another in 2014
September 30th, 2014 at 9:41 AM
The Major League Baseball playoffs begin tonight with the American League Wildcard Game between the Oakland A's and Kansas City Royals, but the Baltimore Orioles and Detroit Tigers do not get their ALDS started until Thursday and anticipation around Charm City is growing by the minute. Today we continue our...

Taking a Look at the Potential Baltimore Orioles Playoff Starting Rotation
September 23rd, 2014 at 9:04 AM
The Baltimore Orioles still have regular season games left to play and still have a shot at securing the top seed in the American League, but we wanted to look forward a little bit and lay out how we believe the Orioles playoff starting rotation will look come the...

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...

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...

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...

Chris Tillman is Simply Getting the Job Done for the Baltimore Orioles
September 15th, 2014 at 10:08 AM
Baltimore Orioles starting pitcher Chris Tillman tossed 6 2/3 innings of one run baseball in the O’s 3-2 dramatic victory over the New York Yankees on Sunday Night and continued quite an impressive streak. ***PHOTO1*** Tillman’s outing marked his 19th consecutive start where he has allowed three earned runs or less...

Chris Tillman Looks to Continue Success Against Boston Red Sox Tonight
September 9th, 2014 at 10:49 AM
Chris Tillman toes the rubber tonight for the Baltimore Orioles as they look to secure a series win against the Boston Red Sox after their 4-0 victory on Monday. Tillman will be looking to continue his impressive performance against the Red Sox. ***PHOTO1*** Tillman has been the best pitcher in the...

Miguel Gonzalez is on Some Kind of Roll for the Baltimore Orioles
September 9th, 2014 at 8:46 AM
Miguel Gonzalez continued to pitch extremely well on Monday Night and is in the midst of a very impressive run on the mound for the Baltimore Orioles. ***PHOTO1*** Gonzalez, who tossed his first career complete game shutout in his previous start, tossed 6 1/3 shutout innings against the Boston Red Sox...

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...