As the Orioles prepare to play in their first American League Champion Series since 1997, the brass of the franchise extended J.J. Hardy’s contract for an additional three seasons.
The Orioles are about to start the American League Championship Series against the Kansas City Royals in a matchup few expected. With Baltimore 4 wins away from the World Series, here are a few players to keep an eye on.
The Baltimore Orioles and Kansas City Royals are both in the ALCS, with unlikely sweeps in their respective ALDS matchups.
It was a big sports weekend in the area! Three big events! Well… One out of three ain’t bad.
Those core players may stir the drink but the glass might be empty if it wasn’t for so many new faces that have made the 2014 season a special one.
The way Nelson Cruz and the Baltimore Orioles are hitting this season, it may not matter much who pitches for the other guys.
On Thursday afternoon at 5:37pm at Camden Yards, the Baltimore Orioles will begin their quest to reach the World Series for the first time since 1983.
Scherzer, meanwhile, hasn’t faced the Orioles since June 17, 2013. He knows this much: Baltimore led the majors with 211 home runs, so the right-hander had better be careful.
Rookie Dalton Pompey had three extra-base hits, Drew Hutchison won for the first time in three starts and the Toronto Blue Jays beat Baltimore 4-2 Friday night, ensuring that the Orioles will not finish with the best record in the American League.
The Orioles have won Tillman’s last 11, with Tillman going 6-0 with a 1.79 ERA over the last 10.
Enjoy this team right now because I have a feeling some of your favorites might not be back.
Chris Tillman is all set to pitch Game 1 of the AL playoffs next week for the Baltimore Orioles.