The Orioles became the first AL team to open a game with three straight home runs, and Baltimore added two more long balls against Colby Lewis en route to a 6-5 victory over the Texas Rangers in a doubleheader opener Thursday.
Josh Hamilton hit his major league-leading 15th homer, Derek Holland pitched six innings of four-hit ball, and the Texas Rangers beat the Baltimore Orioles 7-3 on Thursday night for a doubleheader split.
MASN’s Roch Kubatko talks Orioles on 105.7 The Fan.
The O’s have just completed a road trip that included a five-game winning streak. That winning streak came against the New York Yankees and the Boston Red Sox.
In Strop and Johnson, the Bird have two guys with “closer stuff”. In O’Day and Lindstrom, they have two guys who can take the ball in the seventh and really shorten games for Buck Showalter.
Jayson Stark, ESPN MLB Writer joined The Scott Garceau Show and talked Baseball with Scott and Jeremy.
The Baltimore Orioles have signed pitchers Darren O’Day and Dana Eveland to one-year contracts.
The Rangers have acquired minor league infielder Greg Miclat from Baltimore to complete a trade that sent catcher Taylor Teagarden to the Orioles.
The Angels strike back by landing the big fish of the free agency period in Pujols.
Keith, ESPN MLB Analyst joined the Scott Garceau Show and talked about the epic game 6 of the World Series and what to expect in game 7. He also gave us some interesting insight on the possible new Orioles’ GM.
Who knew that the World Series would be decided by a telephone.
Let’s take a behind-the-numbers look at World Series Game 5.