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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...
Via Hall of Very Good
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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...
Via AP on Fox
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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...
Via AP on Fox
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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. […]
Via Full Scale Sports
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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...
Via DC Sports-Kings
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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...
Via AP on Fox
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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 […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
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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...
Via We Should Be GM's
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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...
Via NESN.com
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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...
Via Pro Sports Daily
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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.
Via 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...
Via Baseball Professor
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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...
Via Batting Leadoff
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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 […]
Via RotoBaller
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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...
Via Holdout Sports
21 hours ago  |  Discuss

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...
Via AP on Fox
23 hours ago  |  Discuss

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...
Via AP on Fox
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...
Via AP on Fox
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Orioles’ Adam Jones Broke The Foul Ball Camera (Video)

We’re wondering if Adam Jones is going to pay for it..  Adam Jones most likely won’t pay for it because much like the fans, even cameras are there are their own risks. Check out the video. This is pretty epic. He even said, “F*ck the camera.” The post Orioles’ Adam Jones Broke The Foul Ball Camera (Video) appeared first on Geeks & Cleats.
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Orioles rally to beat Yankees 3-2

BALTIMORE (AP) 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 Sunday night to inch closer to the AL 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 hit...
Via AP on Fox
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Orioles Rumors: Baltimore will make J.J. Hardy a 'fair offer' this offseason

J.J. Hardy has had an interesting year for the Baltimore Orioles. From 2011 to 2013, he averaged 25.6 home runs per season, but this season he has only hit nine. He has seen his average go up from .263 to .279 this season, so he isn't on the decline.#151803146 / gettyimages.comHardy is scheduled to hit the free agent market at the end of the season and the Orioles would like...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
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Yankees Rumors: New York will bid on Nelson Cruz in FA

The best value signing of this past offseason was the Baltimore Orioles getting Nelson Cruz on a one-year, $8 million deal. They took a chance on him and it has paid off in a huge way, as he has hit .263 with 39 home runs and 102 RBI. He is set to become a free agent at the end of the year and is sure to draw plenty of interest, including from teams within the American League East...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
1 day ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Baltimore bicep curls featured during Saturday’s Oriole game

Photo cred: sportingnews.com The Orioles lost their game vs. the Yankees on Saturday 3-2, but the game’s lasting impression may be a unique highlight. Many ballparks feature distinct characteristics, such as the Green Monster in Fenway Park and the Ivy covering Wrigley Field’s walls. In Baltimore, Oriole Park at Camden Yards offers a lot of voyeuristic opportunities of a ballgame...
Via DC Sports-Kings
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Why did Davis do it? Thanks to condition, ball began to look like blur

With pressure mounting, Orioles slugger Chris Davis was apparently having so much difficulty combating his ADD/ADHD issue to the point where it was hard for him to concentrate, and hard to even pick up the baseball as it zoomed toward him. Davis is said to have told friends that's what led him to make the mistake that's cost him 25 games, and cost his team, too. Davis knew...
Via Pro Sports Daily
2 days ago  |  Discuss
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