Baltimore Orioles Are The First Team To Reach 100 Home RunsBack on top of the American League East, the Orioles had a solid week of baseball which led to becoming the first team in major league baseball to reach 100 homeruns this season.
Chris Davis Named American League Player of the WeekThe 2013 AL All-Star, who also accomplished the feat as part of a six-game homer streak during the 2012 season, joins Hall of Famer Reggie Jackson as the only players in club history to homer in six straight games (July 18-23, 1976).
Trumbo Named American League Co-Player Of The WeekOutfielder Mark Trumbo was named AL Co-Player of the Week!
Bob Haynie: Orioles Should Crush HR's On OffenseGiven the uncertain state of the starting rotation, the Baltimore Orioles may need all of the offensive firepower they can get.
Jeremy Conn: The DeputyLast year Chris Davis hit 33 Homers and knocked in 85 runs. Now as an everyday player, he has a great chance to build upon those numbers.
BLOG: 600 Class ActsI bet he doesn’t have a twitter account, Facebook page or weekly blog and you’ll never see him in a reality show. He doesn’t have it in him to say look at me like so many of today’s sports stars slash entertainers. What Jim Thome does have is 600 career home runs. He’s only the 8th player in MLB history to do that and unlike at least three others in the group (Bonds, Sosa, A-Rod) he’s never been linked to performance enhancing drugs.