The Orioles entered the ninth inning with a two-run lead and Zach Britton on the mound, a seemingly sure-fire recipe for victory.
Baltimore’s Manny Machado claimed there was no ill-intent after being at the center of another heated confrontation with the Oakland Athletics.
Kevin Gausman earned his first win as a starter while Adam Jones and David Lough each homered, leading the Baltimore Orioles over the Oakland Athletics 6-3 Saturday night.
Kevin Gausman will start Saturday against the Oakland Athletics.
There once was a time when the Baltimore Orioles would be content with a moral victory. Although that is no longer the case for the AL East contenders, manager Buck Showalter knows a fine performance isn’t always rewarded with a win.
The Athletics have completed their trade with Baltimore that brought closer Jim Johnson to Oakland by sending minor league catcher David Freitas to the Orioles as the player to be named.
The Oakland Athletics acquired AL saves leader Jim Johnson from the Baltimore Orioles on Monday night as a replacement for All-Star closer Grant Balfour.
The Baltimore Orioles aren’t waiting until September to mount a run at the playoffs. “Trust me, it’s been on,” manager Buck Showalter said after Sunday’s 10-3 victory over the Oakland Athletics. “You grind for February, March, April, May, June, July and August to have a chance to roll the dice the last five weeks, and that’s where we are.”
After Jarrod Parker and Chris Tillman waged a magnificent pitching duel for eight innings, it became apparent that a tense matchup between the Oakland Athletics and Baltimore Orioles was going to be decided by each team’s bullpen.
Brian Roberts hit a grand slam, Adam Jones homered and had three RBIs, and the Baltimore Orioles beat the Oakland Athletics 9-7 Friday night to gain ground in the wild-card race.
Orioles have another huge series this weekend against the Oakland Athletics. The A’s are coming off of a series where they lost 2 of 3 against the Mariners and the O’s just lost 2 of […]
Wei-Yin Chen, a Taiwan national, pitched eight stellar innings, giving up only two hits to help the Baltimore Orioles beat the Oakland Athletics 3-0 on Friday night.