1. New York Yankees vs. Detroit Tigers: Top 5 ALCS Weekend Storylines

    As the American League Championship Series approaches, baseball has seen quite the divisional series round in both leagues. With all four series going to a game five, it seems like the playing field is pretty level throughout the MLB postseason...

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  2. Baltimore Orioles Playoffs: And so It Begins...

    Tomorrow, it happens. The first Baltimore Orioles playoff game in 15 years. For many, like myself, this will be virtually the first Orioles playoff game for them. Ever. The last time the Birds were in the playoffs, I was 5 years old...

    Alex Snyder Written by Alex Snyder about almost 2 years ago 1,749 reads 12 comments

  3. Baltimore Orioles: 4 Things the Birds Do Better Than Every AL Playoff Contender

    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 ...

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  4. 4 Reasons the Baltimore Orioles Are Good, Not Just Lucky

    There's been a constant general discussion among baseball fans nearly all season about one team in particular: How are the Baltimore Orioles doing it? Going into the beginning of ...

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  5. The Perfect Recipe for the Baltimore Orioles Making a Deep Playoff Run

    For the first time in 15 years, the Baltimore Orioles are a winning team. Fans in Baltimore and beyond can once again sport their O's cap proudly. The focus was never on getting about the ...

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  6. 5 Positives That Joe Saunders Brings to Baltimore Orioles Down the Stretch

    Pretty much everyone who follows baseball knows of the revolving door called the Baltimore Orioles ' starting rotation. The only consistency the Orioles have had in their rotation this season has been players coming and going in constant flux...

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  7. 4 Advantages the Baltimore Orioles Have over the New York Yankees

    Over the last 14 seasons, the Baltimore Orioles have spent pretty much all of their time looking up at their division rivals in the AL East standings. Entering Wednesday's action, however, the Orioles and New York Yankees are tied atop their division...

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  8. Baltimore Orioles: How Jason Hammel's Return Will Impact the AL Playoff Picture

    When the Baltimore Orioles lost Jason Hammel to the DL in their first game after the All-Star break, many O's fans had something along the lines of "Here we go again..." flowing through their heads...

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  9. 4 Signs Orioles Rookie Manny Machado Will Be an All-Star Next Season

    After beginning his young major league career setting the world on fire, Baltimore Orioles ' prospect Manny Machado has come down to earth and is experiencing first-hand just how tough the MLB is...

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  10. Reynolds, Showalter Ejections: Futher Proof MLB Umpiring Needs to Be Dealt With

    This just disgusts me. In a close game. In a meaningful game for the AL wild-card standings. The umps do yet again what they've been so good at doing for the last two and a half seasons: Screw up royally...

    Alex Snyder Written by Alex Snyder about almost 2 years ago 2,769 reads 43 comments

  11. What the Baltimore Orioles Will Have to Improve to Break October Drought

    Who could have guessed that the Baltimore Orioles would still be in the playoff race headed into the middle of August? Anyone.....

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  12. Baltimore Orioles: 5 Players Who Need to Finish Strong

    The Baltimore Orioles are having a nice surprise season right now, and, considering how many of their players are performing thus far, it's justifiable to wonder just how on Earth they're doing it...

    Alex Snyder Written by Alex Snyder about almost 2 years ago 1,101 reads 9 comments

  13. 4 Reasons the Baltimore Orioles Will Beat out Oakland A's for a Wild-Card Spot

    There is a fierce race for one of two wild-card positions between quite a few teams this season in the MLB . One team, the Baltimore Orioles , is a surprise contender, as they're still just kind of hanging around...

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  14. 5 Baltimore Orioles Destined for a Breakout in the Second Half

    As of right now, the Baltimore Orioles are falling, and falling fast. While they haven't moved in the standings, they've been continuing to increase the distance between them and the first-place New York Yankees ...

    Alex Snyder Written by Alex Snyder about 2 years ago 1,920 reads 3 comments

  15. Projecting End-of-the-Year Stats for Each of Baltimore Orioles' Regular Starters

    Now that we're just past the halfway point of the season, fans have gotten a pretty good taste of what each ballplayer on their respective teams is doing this season...

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  16. MLB Trade Scenarios: 7 Potential Trade Chips and What They Can Bring for O's

    The Baltimore Orioles are playing decent ball halfway into the season for the first time since 2005, and with that decent play, they're going to be looking to improve the team for a run at the playoffs this year...

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  17. Can Brian Roberts Be a Huge Orioles X-Factor in the AL East?

    When Baltimore Orioles All-Star second baseman Brian Roberts returned to the majors after a year plus on the disabled list, the O's and their fans got a big morale boost with ...

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  18. MLB Trade Rumors: 4 Reasons Baltimore Orioles Must Find Pitching at Deadline

    If the Baltimore Orioles are serious about making a playoff run, they're going to have to improve on their starting pitching. Plain and simple. So far this season, the starting pitching for the team has been pretty on and off...

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  19. 5 Keys to the Baltimore Orioles Staying in the Race Through the All-Star Break

    At the time of this writing, the Baltimore Orioles are just one game out of first place in the AL East, behind the New York Yankees and Tampa Bay Rays ...

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  20. Baltimore Orioles: Pitcher Jake Arrieta Needs to Be Sent to the Minors

    Baltimore Orioles starting pitcher Jake Arrieta has thrown just one good game over the course of the last month and a week...

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  21. Baltimore Orioles: Dylan Bundy and the Top Prospects Waiting for Their Shot

    The Baltimore Orioles may not have the most stacked farm system in comparison to some of the other franchises around Major League Baseball . But they do have a handful of the more talented players in the Minors...

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  22. Adam Jones: Why Peter Angelos Needs to Pay the Baltimore Orioles Star Fielder

    This one still boggles my mind. The Baltimore Orioles have yet to lock up center fielder Adam Jones. Granted, his contract does run through 2013, so it's not like he's leaving after this season...

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  23. Jason Hammel, Biggest Baltimore Oriole Surprises in the Early Going

    Every baseball season brings unexpected happenings around the major leagues. Happenings such as what Josh Hamilton is doing right now. Or what Matt Kemp was doing...

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  24. Baltimore Orioles: 5 Players Who Still Need to Prove Themselves to Fans

    Every team in the major leagues has those few guys who are the leaders and faces of the franchise. And for every good player on a team, there's someone who is not performing like they should...

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  25. Baltimore Orioles: 7 Signs the Birds Can Actually Remain Hot All Year Long

    The start to this Baltimore Orioles season is different. It looks different. It feels different. And they're certainly playing differently. The O's are off to a 16-9 start — they're best start since the 2005 season...

    Alex Snyder Written by Alex Snyder about 2 years ago 2,031 reads 16 comments