Chris Davis went 4 for 5 with his major league-leading 45th home run, Adam Jones had a two-run shot among his three hits and the Baltimore Orioles beat the Colorado Rockies 7-2 on Sunday.
Brian Roberts and Manny Machado both hit two-run doubles during a seven-run third inning fueled by Colorado miscues, and the Baltimore Orioles defeated the Rockies 8-4 Saturday night to end a four-game losing streak.
Colorado hit four home runs, including a tiebreaking, two-run shot by Wilin Rosario in the seventh inning, and the Rockies beat the Orioles 6-3 Friday night to extend Baltimore’s losing streak to four games.
Orioles pitcher Jason Hammel joined the Haynie and Zinno show to talk about his fast start with the Birds, how being demoted to the bullpen changed his career and how difficult it is to pitch in Colorado.
The Birds will hope Wei-Yin Chen can snap the 5-game skid when he faces the Rays Friday night.
MLB.com’s Brittany Ghiroli joined The Norris & Davis Show to discuss the trade that sent Jeremy Guthrie to the Rockies. The O’s add some numbers. But who will do the dirty work Jeremy did?
And just as the clock falls back, so do temperatures this weekend. We only topped out at 52 degrees, nearly 10 degrees below average.
After a very wet few days, we are drying out this weekend. However, the same storm that produced all that rain is still spinning around just off to our north over the Great Lakes.