The Baltimore Orioles clinched their first postseason berth for the first time since 1997 yesterday with their win over the Boston Red Sox and the loss of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim to the Texas Rangers.
The Orioles can do no worse than the second AL wild-card spot, but they have their eyes on a bigger prize: The AL East crown.
Currently tied atop their division with the New York Yankees, the Orioles and their fans are looking forward to a (hopefully) successful playoff run.
Before said playoff run begins, let's look at how the Orioles fare against their playoff-contending rivals all across the AL.
The O's may not be the best team in the AL on paper, but there are certainly things that no other team in the league can do better than they can.