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Orioles Defeat Blue Jays 5-2; One Win Away From Clinching Playoffs

The Baltimore Orioles moved to the brink of claiming their first AL East title in 17 years, using a resilient pitching performance by Wei-Yin Chen to beat the Toronto Blue Jays 5-2 Monday night.

09/15/2014

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Orioles Fans Excited For Likely Post-Season Run

Fans are excited that the Orioles will likely see a post-season run.

09/15/2014

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Orioles Rally To Beat Yankees 3-2

Steve Pearce doubled in a ninth-inning run and scored the game-winner on a double by Kelly Johnson as the Baltimore Orioles beat the New York Yankees 3-2 Sunday night to inch closer to the AL East title.

09/14/2014

BALTIMORE, MD - JUNE 29: Chris Davis #19 of the Baltimore Orioles reacts after striking out in the eight inning during a baseball game against the Tampa Bay Rays on June 29, 2014 at Oriole Park at Camden Yards in Baltimore, Maryland. The Ray won 12-7.

O’s Slugger Chris Davis Suspended 25 Games After Positive Drug Test

A difficult week to be a sports fan in Baltimore. First, the Ray Rice video and punishment. Now, Chris Davis, one of the Orioles’ most productive and popular players, is suspended after a positive drug test.

09/12/2014

Wei-Yin Chen #16 of the Baltimore Orioles pitches against the Boston Red Sox during the game at Fenway Park on September 10, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Chen Perfect Into 6th, Orioles Sweep Red Sox

Wei-Yin Chen pitched perfect ball into the sixth inning, Adam Jones helped provide an early cushion and the Baltimore Orioles beat the Boston Red Sox 10-6 Wednesday for a three-game sweep.

09/10/2014

Alejandro De Aza #12 of the Baltimore Orioles is congratulated with teammate Nick Markakis #21 after hitting a two-run home run in the first inning against the Boston Red Sox during the game at Fenway Park on September 9, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

De Aza Powers Orioles To 4-1 Win Over Red Sox

Alejandro De Aza is fitting right in with his new team. In his fifth game with the slugging Baltimore Orioles, he hit two homers.

09/09/2014

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Baseball Shots Of The Week – September 9, 2014

It’s tough to keep up with all the action in MLB. Here’s your power rankings for the week ending on September 9th.

09/09/2014

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Orioles Beat Sloppy Red Sox 4-0, Maintain AL East Lead

Baltimore manager Buck Showalter was a 21-year-old minor leaguer in the Yankees’ system in 1979, with a locker made of “two nails and a piece of tape.” None of the players in his current clubhouse was even alive the last time the Orioles held a double-digit lead in the AL East.

09/09/2014

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Orioles Beat Reds 9-7 To Complete 3-Game Sweep

It didn’t matter to Buck Showalter that the Baltimore Orioles couldn’t hold a six-run lead against a stumbling team that’s already looking toward next year.

09/05/2014

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Gonzalez Goes The Distance As Orioles Top Reds 6-0

Miguel Gonzalez pitched a four-hitter for his first career complete game, and the Baltimore Orioles hit three home runs off Dylan Axelrod in a 6-0 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Wednesday night.

09/03/2014

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Baseball Shots Of The Week – September 2, 2014

It’s tough to keep up with all the action in MLB. Here’s your power rankings for the week ending on September 2, 2014.

09/03/2014

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Hundley, Cruz Hit HRs As Orioles Lose To Twins 6-4

The Baltimore Orioles weren’t throwing bats or breaking chairs in the clubhouse after failing to complete a sweep of the Minnesota Twins.

09/01/2014

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