Found June 16, 2013 on Oriole Post:
The Orioles beat the Boston Red Sox today, before a packed house of Orioles’ orange, 6-3. Michael Gonzalez was great and the bullpen came in and slammed the door shut.  All in all it was just another day in Baltimore as sights like this have become almost too common. The starting pitching is fine, but flawed, the offense does its job (Manny Machado hits a double, Adam Jones hits an RBI and Chris Davis hits a homer), and the bullpen stymies the competition yet again. It has become such a standard script that it is almost boring to cover.   It is hard to believe that it wasn’t that long ago I was mustering the courage and ire to write about a team ten games under .500 as opposed to today. This evening Baltimore will sit down to dinner with their team 10 games over 500. The thing that makes this Orioles team so dangerous is that they very quietly got to 10 games over. They didn’t get there with a massive win streak. They haven’t gotten there through a remarkable one-run victo...
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