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Note the moment: The Baltimore Orioles lead the AL East.How often can you say that?The Sox remain in the cellar, but only two games separate all the teams. Which means this moment will most likely be short-lived. But never say never, I guess.
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In the bottom of the ninth inning on Saturday with the Jays down two runs and Endy Chavez seeing his first action of the game as a defensive replacement, a Toronto fan tossed a potato at the left fielder, causing a brief stoppage in play.
Must be a Canadian thing.
Chavez jogged the vegetable into third base umpire Jim Wolf who couldn’t help but to laugh.
Jackie Robinson Day will be celebrated throughout the majors on Sunday, and two young African-American outfielders have a special tribute planned. Adam Jones of the Orioles and Jason Heyward of the Braves plan to wear the cleats pictured above to honor the man who broke MLB’s color barrier.
Heyward tweeted that the cleats are the Nike Griffey Jr. Swingman model spikes. He also...
Baltimore Orioles first base coach Wayne Kirby was caught on camera playing with bubble gum containers in the dugout during a rain delay before Wednesday night's game at Camden Yards against the New York Yankees.
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Kirby took two containers of Dubble Bubble gum, which still had gum in them, and held them up to his ears like an elephant...
Wilson Betemit hit a two-run single in the eighth inning and the Baltimore Orioles rallied to beat the Toronto Blue Jays 7-5 Friday night, snapping a three-game skid.
Darren O'Day (1-0) worked one inning of relief for the win and James Johnson closed it out for his third save as the Orioles opened a 10-game road trip, their longest of the season, by winning for just the sixth...
Ah, there’s nothing like a good 'ol slugfest.
After being swept by the Yankees this week, the Orioles turned it on last night at the plate and beat the Toronto Blue Jays, 7-5, to start their three game series. There were seven home runs in the game on Friday night, but Baltimore’s offense turned it on late and the bullpen closed it out.
The Jays have owned the Orioles over...
It was an ugly day for the Orioles, as they saw their brief two-game win streak snapped and a chance of a series sweep of the Toronto Blue Jays disappear.
The Orioles wound up losing to the Jays this afternoon, 9-2, and the role of Brian Matusz in the starting rotation may in be in question.
I had high hopes for him coming into the 2012 season; however, while Matsuz has shown some...
This weekend, the Orioles start a long, ten-game road trip, and their first stop is in Toronto, Canada, as they face the Blue Jays.
It's a three-game set up north, and with the Orioles now 3-3, plus mired in a three-game skid, they hope to get things back in order.
The Jays are 4-2 and are atop the American League East along with the Tampa Bay Rays. A small group of experts...
The Baltimore Orioles are a bit disappointed they didn't sweep their first road series but pleased they still managed to win it.
After all, they only won five road series all of last season, although one came in Chicago.
The Orioles try to build on an encouraging start to a 10-game trip when they open a four-game set Monday night against a White Sox team hoping to bounce back...
The Orioles are off to a solid 4-3 start. At the beginning of the year if you told me that the Orioles would have that record, I would take it and be happy. however, getting swept by the Yankees in heartbreaking fashion after sweeping the Twins definitely stung. The Orioles needed that win against Toronto in Toronto last night for a couple reasons. They needed to halt an early three...