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Orioles' Davis helps flip an overturned truck in accident

Talk about a busy few days. On Friday, Orioles first baseman Chris Davis was suspended 25 games after testing positive for an amphetamine, which he said was Adderall. On Monday, Davis was driving on Interstate 295 in Maryland when he saw an accident that left one truck overturned. The Baltimore slugger quickly jumped into action.
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Orioles' Chris Davis helps flip an overturned truck in accident

Talk about a busy few days. On Friday, Orioles first baseman Chris Davis was suspended 25 games after testing positive for an amphetamine, which he said was Adderall. On Monday, Davis was driving on Interstate 295 in Maryland when he saw an accident that left one truck overturned. The Baltimore slugger quickly jumped into action. One of the people who helped Davis in flipping the...
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Trying to Explain Steve Pearce

We keep trying to explain the Baltimore Orioles. After all, they’re destroying the American League East, up by 12.5 games at the moment over the Blue Jays. They’re likely to clinch it in the next 24-48 hours, and when the playoffs roll around, they’ll be the No. 2 seed, kicking off an ALDS at home […]
Via Fangraphs
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MLB to review Blue Jays pitcher Marcus Stroman's pitch at Caleb Joseph's head

Toronto right-hander Marcus Stroman’s pitch near the head of Orioles catcher Caleb Joseph will be reviewed today by Major League Baseball for possible discipline. In the sixth inning of the Orioles’ 5-2 win over the Blue Jays, Stroman threw a 92-mph fastball toward Joseph’s head that he ducked away from. In the previous inning, Blue Jays shortstop Jose Reyes contested that...
Via Pro Sports Daily
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Chris Davis, 2014: What Happened?

Unless the Baltimore Orioles advance to the World Series, the 2014 book is closed on their slugging first baseman, Chris Davis. After breaking out in a big way with a 53-home-run tour de force in 2013, Davis crashed to earth this season, hitting half as many homers while losing 90 points off of his batting […]
Via Fangraphs
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Q&A: Buck Showalter, Baltimore Orioles Manager

The Baltimore Orioles are about to win the American League East and Buck Showalter, in all likelihood, will be named Manager of the Year. The latter is quite an accomplishment for someone who refers to himself as a slapdick with a limited shelf life. Showalter’s track record isn’t that of a slapdick. As for the […]
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Derek Jeter Gift Meter: Baltimore Orioles

Derek Jeter's team suffered a series opening loss in Tampa Bay last night. Before that, they lost a series finale in Baltimore.  The losses have become almost predictable, so much so that they are hardly news anymore. What is still news is Jeter's farewell tour.  The Orioles threw their hat into the ring on Sunday night.1. A US Navy Captain's hat.2. A bucket of jumbo...
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Chris Davis Shows Drugs Are Still An Issue In Baseball

Last season, people wanted to truly believe what they were seeing. Chris Davis, a guy who was an average player at best in his professional career up to the beginning of the 2013 season, slugged 53 home runs for the Baltimore Orioles. He was in the running for the American League MVP, and he was a leading vote-getter in the All-Star game. His down season has frustrated people in...
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Blue Jays lose ground in 5-2 loss to Orioles

BALTIMORE (AP) The Toronto Blue Jays might have a chance to play a part in the clinching of the AL East title, although it isn't exactly the role they had in mind back in April. If the Orioles beat Toronto on Tuesday night, Baltimore will clinch its first division title since 1997. The Orioles put themselves in position for their big moment by roughing up Blue Jays rookie Marcus...
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Orioles within a win of AL East title after topping Blue Jays

  The Baltimore Orioles moved to the brink of claiming their first American League East title in 17 years, using a resilient pitching performance by Wei-Yin Chen to beat the Toronto Blue Jays 5-2 on Monday night. Baltimore can clinch the division crown with a win over Toronto on Tuesday. That would assure the Orioles their second playoff berth in three years following a run of 14...
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Crush Davis to Beantown?

As you all know by now, Orioles slugger Chris Davis was suspended 25 games by major league baseball for the use of amphetamines linked to Adderall he had taken to help him treat his ADHD. Davis failed to apply for a therapeutic use exemption (TUE) this season after having previously being okay’d in years past. […]
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Chris Davis plays real life hero on 295

photo: camdenchat.com He had his own action figure given out earlier this year. The moniker was given when he began his torrid pace of home runs last year. Chris Davis may be the source of a lot of hot topic media these days, but for a select few he is now a real life hero. According to Roch Kubatko, Chris Davis was involved in a motor vehicle accident today. On his way to the airport...
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Orioles beat Blue Jays 5-2, near AL East title

BALTIMORE (AP) The Baltimore Orioles moved to the brink of claiming their first AL East title in 17 years, using a resilient pitching performance by Wei-Yin Chen to beat the Toronto Blue Jays 5-2 Monday night. Baltimore can clinch the division crown with a win over Toronto on Tuesday. That would assure the Orioles their second playoff berth in three years following a run of 14 consecutive...
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Chris Davis helps flip truck over after accident on highway

After accepting a 25-game suspension for testing positive for Adderall, Chris Davis will be away from the Baltimore Orioles for the immediate future. That doesn’t necessarily mean Davis will be out of the news, however. On Monday, the Orioles first baseman found himself in a situation that required assistance, and he provided just that. Terrible […]
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Darren O’Day Plays Big Role For Orioles

People who casually pay attention to baseball might not know that the Baltimore Orioles have a commanding lead in the American League Central. They are pretty much guaranteed a spot in the playoffs, barring a complete collapse in the last few weeks of the regular season. While they certainly have stars on the roster, Darren O’Day is just one role player who has been able to step...
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Adam Jones Inadvertently Destroys ESPN Camera With Foul Ball (GIF)

Want to know what it feels like to have a baseball strike you right in the face without actually suffering a concussion? Thanks to Adam Jones and ESPN’s “mid-home Robo Cam,” that experience is now possible. In Sunday night’s game between the Baltimore Orioles and New York Yankees, Jones fouled off a Hiroki Kuroda pitch behind home plate which struck the “Robo Cam” square...
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Kelly Johnson's big hit puts Orioles closer to title with 3-2 win

Two weeks ago, Kelly Johnson hadn’t yet met his new Orioles teammates, and there he was on Sunday night, celebrating the loudest. Johnson lined a ball to the right-center gap and drove in Steve Pearce with the game-winner, and suddenly, the Orioles magic number was down to three. The Orioles’ 3-2 win over the New York Yankees before 43,947 at Oriole Park on Sunday night enables...
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Adam Jones Breaks Camera With Foul Ball vs. Yankees

Orioles OF Adam Jones destroyed an ESPN camera lens with a foul ball against the Yankees. [Via] The post Adam Jones Breaks Camera With Foul Ball vs. Yankees appeared first on Diehardsport.
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Chris Davis’ Fantasy Value in 2015

This past November I wrote about Chris Davis’ fantasy value heading into 2014 (this was my first ever Baseball Professor article). I recommend you check it out, but the essence of the article was his year a little fluky and regression was going to occur. I had no idea he would regress this much because I projected him to provide top 20 value. On Friday he was suspended for 25...
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Is Baltimore’s Steve Pearce the Most Underrated Player in Baseball?

Most people don’t know his name, but he’s been one of the most important players for the Baltimore Orioles in 2014. Baseball has always loved versatile players. Managers love guys who can play all over the diamond and give them options and versatility, and Orioles 1B/OF Steve Pearce is the type of player every manager would love to have. Click here to read more on numberFire...
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Wei-Yin Chen (SP, BAL) – Waiver Wire Pickups

BALLER MOVE: Add in Most Leagues ANALYSIS: If you’ve owned Wei-Yin Chen most of the year (and he’s certainly been consistent enough to justify that in deep leagues), then you already know how solid he’s been.  For those of you not acquainted with Mr. Chen, allow me to introduce you to his stat line: 15-4 record, with […]
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WATCH: Adam Jones shatters camera behind home plate

Baltimore Orioles outfielder Adam Jones broke a camera behind home plate with a foul ball during Sunday night's game against the Yankees.During his fourth inning at-bat, Jones hit a 2-1 pitch straight back into the backstop, shattering the camera lens and effectively knocking it out of commission. The foul ball from Jones made for some interesting camera footage. No word as...
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Pearce, Harrison among game's biggest surprises

Steve Pearce may be the perfect embodiment of Baltimore's surprising year. The 31-year-old first baseman had never played more than 61 games in a season until 2014, but his 17 home runs - 13 more than his previous career high - have helped put the Orioles on the verge of an AL East title. ''It always had a good feel to it, Steve being on the club,'' manager Buck...
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Blue Jays-Orioles Preview

The Baltimore Orioles are closing in on their first AL East championship in 17 years and can move to the cusp of clinching that title by taking the series opener from the Toronto Blue Jays. Wei-Yin Chen will try to get the Orioles' magic number to one with his ninth victory in 10 decisions Monday night but he'll be opposed by red-hot rookie Marcus Stroman. Baltimore's...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Orioles walk off vs. Yankees, whittle magic number in AL East to 3

  Steve Pearce doubled in a ninth-inning run and scored the game-winner on a double by Kelly Johnson as the Baltimore Orioles beat the New York Yankees 3-2 on Sunday night to inch closer to the American League East title. Any number of Orioles wins and Toronto losses totaling three will give Baltimore its first division title since 1997. The winning rally came after Brian McCann...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss
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