While the Birds soar, the rest of the division as been mediocre. As a matter of fact, the Orioles are the only team in the East playing above .500 this month.
With less than 40 games left in the 2014 season the Orioles are like Secretariat coming down the stretch, with each stride closer to the finish line the O’s are pulling farther away from the […]
Brittany Ghiroli joined Ed and Steve to talk about the Orioles sweep of the White Sox and preparing for a series against the Cubs.
The Orioles 5 man rotation of Tillman, Norris, Chen, Gausman and Gonzalez might only have one All-Star appearance among them right now, that would be Tillman last year, but they’re pitching like stars.
Although they are among the best teams in the majors and own a very healthy lead in the AL East, the Baltimore Orioles haven’t had much luck completing sweeps.
Jim Duquette joined Ed and Steve to talk about the first place Orioles.
Right-hander, Chris Tillman, will try a fourth time to improve to 7-0 on the road Tuesday night against the Chicago White Sox.
Nick Markakis epitomizes the word professional and last night was yet another example of his consistency.
Even though he has never ascended to All-Star status, Nick Markakis has always been a personal favorite of yours truly.
Mel Antonen joined Ed and Steve to talk about the Orioles win over the White Sox and possible roster moves down the stretch.
“The Nationals are just pulling away from the rest of the division. Cream rises to the top and it was just a matter of time,” Giglio said.
The National league is certainly competitive this season, but there are a few teams slated to be top seeds.
“I think the Dodgers and the Nationals make the most sense if you’re trying to pair up a National league championship, but if you’re trying to disrupt that, maybe you go with the Brewers,” said Giglio. “You look at their run differential and you think maybe the cardinals will catch them, but I don’t think so. They’ll be a tough out in October.”
Not to get ahead of ourselves, but the Orioles have the biggest divisional lead in baseball and an easy schedule over the next month.