One day after clinching the division seems like an opportune time to rest some regulars, and the Baltimore Orioles will have that luxury Wednesday night against the Toronto Blue Jays.
The odds are good that the Baltimore Orioles will clinch the AL East on this 10-game homestand.
Nelson Cruz hit his second homer of the game in the 11th inning and drove in seven runs, and the AL East-leading Baltimore Orioles avoided a three-game sweep by beating the Tampa Bay Rays 7-5 on Sunday.
Baltimore still holds the largest division lead in the majors at 8 1/2 games over the New York Yankees as it tries to win its first AL East title since 1997.
he Baltimore Orioles still own a comfortable lead in the AL East, but they haven’t been playing their best of late.
The Orioles are, or have been, in first place for a while and last night the stadium did not fill up the Orioles homerun derby last night. The Orioles have not had a season like this for a while, since 1997.
Chris Coghlan finally solved Bud Norris with a bases-loaded triple in a four-run second inning, leading the Chicago Cubs to a 7-2 victory over the Baltimore Orioles on a soggy Saturday at Wrigley Field.
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.
Baltimore Orioles starting pitcher Bud Norris joined the Scott Garceau Show with Jeremy Conn on Tuesday to recap his win over the Chicago White Sox on Monday night.
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.
The New York Yankees’ offense has picked an inconvenient time to be mired in a slump as the club heads into a prime opportunity to make up ground in the AL East race.