Zach Britton made an ample contribution to the Baltimore Orioles’ pennant drive, striking out a career-high 10 over eight innings in a win over the Chicago White Sox.
White Sox rookie Dylan Axelrod took a three-hitter into the eighth inning and Chicago spoiled the Baltimore debut of Joe Saunders, scoring seven runs off the left-hander in an 8-1 victory over the Orioles on Wednesday night.
Chris Tillman allowed one hit over seven innings, Nick Markakis drove in three runs and the Baltimore Orioles defeated Chris Sale and the Chicago White Sox 6-0 on Tuesday night for their fourth straight win.
Nate McLouth hit a two-run homer in the eighth inning, Lew Ford also connected and the Baltimore Orioles rallied to beat the White Sox 4-3 on Monday night, ending Chicago’s six-game winning streak.
Starting on Friday, the Birds began a huge homestand and are looking to keep pace in the AL Wild Card chase.
At 4 p.m. ET on Tuesday afternoon, Major League Baseball’s non-waiver Trade Deadline passed with 19 teams within five games of postseason contention.
On Sunday afternoon, Major League Baseball announced its starting lineups, pitchers and reserves for the 83rd All-Star Game, to be held on July 10 at Kansas City’s Kauffman Stadium.
The Baltimore Orioles claim to have a different mindset this season and not even a tiny interloper could derail another confidence-building road victory.
Tommy Hunter had no idea where his fastball was going Wednesday night. The result was predictable.
Nolan Reimold homered for the fourth consecutive game and made a terrific diving catch in left field, helping the Baltimore Orioles beat the Chicago White Sox 3-2 on Tuesday night.
Scoring four runs before making an out, the Chicago White Sox made it easy for Mark Buehrle to reach double figures in wins for an 11th straight season.
Nolan Reimold hit a two-run homer off Jason Frasor in the 10th inning, and the Baltimore Orioles beat the White Sox 6-4 Wednesday night to end Chicago’s five-game winning streak.