They don’t have to sweep, the goal remains to win series. Right now as it stands the Orioles are 2.5 games out of the AL Wild Card race.
The playing field will likely even some Monday night at Camden Yards with Gray expected to start as the Oakland Athletics attempt to avoid a four-game sweep following an embarrassing loss.
(AP) — Chris Davis is on quite a tear over the past three weeks. Now, if he can just get his teammates to follow suit.
The Baltimore lineup and Orioles starter Ubaldo Jimenez are probably eager to get back in action for very different reasons. While Baltimore’s batters had to sit through an off day after being no-hit, Jimenez is coming off his best start of the season.
Many of Baltimore’s top sluggers are doing their best to try to push the Orioles to their third playoff trip in four years.
Jackson’s bases-loaded single scored Morrison from third to give Seattle a 6-5 win over the Baltimore Orioles in 10 innings Tuesday night, marking the first time since baseball expanded to 30 clubs that all 15 home teams won on the same day.
Tillman hasn’t pitched since July 29, when he injured an ankle covering first base during a 2-0 victory over Atlanta even though he came within an out of pitching his second career shutout.
Davis’ RBI single and solo home run helped the Orioles pull within two games of the second wild-card spot in the American League after a 3-2 win over the Seattle Mariners on Monday night.
The seesaw of wins and losses has to end at some point for the Baltimore Orioles. The Orioles (56-54) won six of their final seven games of July but have alternated W’s and L’s through August so far.
Hannah Storm is a sportscaster, producer and director for ESPN and ABC. Hannah interviewed Baltimore Orioles centerfielder Adam Jones for ESPN’s Documentary series Face to Face.
The 7th annual Orioles Pet Calendar will go on sale later this month on August 22, with proceeds benefiting BARCS.
Kevin Gausman (1-2, 4.20) will try to power the Orioles to another victory over Detroit while hoping to get better run support.