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Orioles Beat Rays 5-4 To Stretch Lead In AL East

J.J. Hardy singled in the tiebreaking run in the seventh inning, and the Baltimore Orioles beat the Tampa Bay Rays 5-4 Thursday night to lengthen their lead in the AL East.

08/28/2014

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Rob Long: Back To Business

Rob Long talks about the Orioles bouncing back from a sweep in Chicago after finding out about losing their Platinum Glove 3rd baseman.

08/27/2014

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Preview: Orioles Vs. Rays

Apparently, all it took for the Baltimore Orioles to get back in the win column and rediscover their offense was a return home.

08/26/2014

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Preview: Orioles At Cubs

While Baltimore’s 161 homers lead the majors by a comfortable margin, that power has overshadowed an outstanding run by the pitching staff.

08/22/2014

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Preview: Orioles At White Sox

Right-hander, Chris Tillman, will try a fourth time to improve to 7-0 on the road Tuesday night against the Chicago White Sox.

08/19/2014

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Rob Long: Been There… Done That

Nick Markakis epitomizes the word professional and last night was yet another example of his consistency.

08/19/2014

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Bob Haynie: Markakis Is Key For The Orioles

Even though he has never ascended to All-Star status, Nick Markakis has always been a personal favorite of yours truly.

08/19/2014

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Steve Davis: Orioles Could Be Top Seed

Not to get ahead of ourselves, but the Orioles have the biggest divisional lead in baseball and an easy schedule over the next month.

08/16/2014

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Rob Long: What It Means

Adversity is something all teams, even championship teams face, but you would think Manny Machado is one of the last players could afford to lose.

08/12/2014

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Rob Long: Exceeding Expectations

The Baltimore Orioles just completed a tough 10-game road trip in which they faced three of the better teams in the American League.

07/28/2014

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Preview: Orioles At Mariners

The Baltimore Orioles’ offense is sputtering, and that can’t be very comforting to Wei-Yin Chen.

07/24/2014

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Jeremy Conn: Orioles Out West…

Everyone was talking about the Orioles West Coast trip to start the second half of the season.

07/24/2014

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