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A’s Finish Deal, Send Minor Leaguer Freitas To O’s

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.

12/12/2013

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A’s Acquire Closer Jim Johnson From O’s

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.

12/03/2013

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Orioles Cruise Past Athletics 10-3

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.”

08/25/2013

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Athletics Edge Orioles 2-1

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.

08/24/2013

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Roberts Hits Slam As Orioles Beat Athletics 9-7

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.

08/23/2013

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Jeremy Conn: Alphabet Soup, A’s Vs. O’s…

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 […]

08/23/2013

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Chen’s Strong Start Lifts Orioles Over A’s 3-0

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.

04/27/2013

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Chen Strikes Out 12 As Orioles Beat Athletics 6-1

Rookie Wei-Yin Chen struck out a career-high 12, Matt Wieters hit a three-run homer and the Baltimore Orioles beat the Oakland Athletics 6-1 Sunday to avoid a three-game sweep.

07/29/2012

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O’s Lose To Oakland, 6-1

Yoenis Cespedes and Chris Carter hit two-run homers to back an effective pitching performance by Bartolo Colon, and the Oakland Athletics beat the Baltimore Orioles 6-1 Saturday night for their ninth win in 10 games.

07/28/2012

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Ray Rice Chooses The Living Classrooms Foundation As His Charity In National Competition

It’s a big honor for a local organization. Baltimore Ravens star running back Ray Rice got to choose a charity he wants to support as part of a national competition sponsored by Popchips. Rice chose the Living Classrooms Foundation.

06/04/2012

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Orioles Rally To Beat Athletics 5-2

The unlikely comeback began rather innocently, with a pair of hits that didn’t make it out of the infield.

04/29/2012

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McCarthy Helps Pitch A’s To 5-2 Win Over Orioles

Brandon McCarthy won for the first time this season, pitching seven solid innings, and Eric Sogard hit a two-run home run in a three-run second as the Oakland Athletics beat the Baltimore Orioles 5-2 on Friday.

04/27/2012

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