WJZ's Top 10 Most-Read Baltimore Sports Stories Of 2019Here are the sports stories that caught the most attention on WJZ.com in 2019.
Orioles' Chris and Jill Davis Make Record $3M Donation To University Of Maryland Children's HospitalIt's the largest philanthropic donation from a Baltimore sports figure to UMMC.
Chris Davis First September HR Lifts Orioles Past Mariners 2-1Chris Davis enjoyed an uplifting moment in an otherwise dreary season, hitting a tiebreaking homer in the seventh inning to carry Baltimore past the Seattle Mariners 2-1 Sunday in the Orioles' final home game of the season.
Orioles' Chris Davis Visits University Of Maryland Children's HospitalFriday, Chris Davis visited the University of Maryland Children's Hospital and distributed 200 Orioles-themed gowns for children undergoing cancer treatment.
Nine-Year-Old Red Sox Fan Meets Orioles' Chris Davis After Writing Him Heartfelt Letter Of SupportHenry Frasca wrote a letter to the first basemen and delivered it to a coach in the Orioles dugout on April 13.
Orioles' Chris Davis Restrained After 'Disgreement' With Manager Brandon Hyde In Dugout During GameOrioles first baseman Chris Davis had to be restrained from going after manager Brandon Hyde in the dugout during Wednesday's game against the New York Yankees.
Slumping Davis Hits Go-Ahead Homer As O's Defeat Padres 8-5Chris Davis hit a go-ahead home run in the eighth inning to snap an 0-for-18 slump, and the Baltimore Orioles rallied from a four-run deficit to beat the San Diego Padres 8-5 on Tuesday.
Davis Has HR, 3 RBIs, Bundy Earns Win As O's Beat Jays 4-1Chris Davis homered and had three RBIs, Dylan Bundy pitched 6 2/3 innings of one-run ball to snap a four-start losing streak and the Baltimore Orioles beat the Toronto Blue Jays 4-1 on Friday night.
Orioles Hit 4 HRs Off Nova, Beat White Sox 9-1 To End SkidDwight Smith Jr. hit a three-run homer, one of four long balls off Iván Nova, and the Baltimore Orioles overpowered the Chicago White Sox 9-1 Tuesday night to end a four-game losing streak.
Orioles Avoid Sweep, Top First Place Rays In Extra InningsThe Orioles avoided a sweep at the hands of the Tampa Bay Rays with a 6-5 victory in extra innings on Thursday.
Baseball Report: Clayton Kershaw Returns For DodgersClayton Kershaw looked good in season debut for the Los Angeles Dodgers after dealing with shoulder inflammation in Spring Training.
Smith Jr. Homers, Drives In 4 In O's 8-1 Win Over Red SoxDwight Smith Jr. hooked a two-run homer into the first row of seats down the right-field line and drove in four runs, leading the Baltimore Orioles past the Red Sox 8-1 Monday in Boston's annual Patriots' Day game.
Crushed! Chris Davis Launches First Home Run Of Season, 2 Days After Ending Hitless StreakChris Davis may have a special place in his heart for Boston. Two days after Orioles first baseman broke his record hitless streak with a three-hit, four-RBI breakout at Fenway Park, the slugger ended his home run drought by launching a 408-foot shot to right field during Monday's series finale against the Red Sox.
Red Sox Blank O's, Take Series LeadThe Boston Red Sox blanked the Orioles 4-0 on Sunday afternoon to take a 2-1 lead in the four-game series.
O' Yeah! Chris Davis Ends Record Hitless Streak, Smacks First Hit Of SeasonRejoice! Davis has ended his record-long hitless streak.