Oct. 23, 2015
With their 11-8 ALCS loss to the Toronto Blue Jays on Monday, the Kansas City Royals fell one game shy of tying the Baltimore Orioles for the most consecutive league championship victories at 10. The Orioles swept the best-of-five ALCS from 1969 through 1971 and added a Game 1 victory in the 1973 ALCS.
Aug. 28, 2015
I've spent several weeks at home in Baltimore this summer. During my stay with family, I unearthed an old baseball mitt from a closet that carries the autograph of one Pete Ward. Actually, my son discovered the glove. Most often he pretends he's Chris Davis. Manny Machado is probably second. J.J. Hardy also makes an occasional appearance in his young baseball imagination. No Pete Ward.
July 31, 2015
In the wake of Alex Rodriguez becoming the fourth player to ever homer as a teenager and then again in his 40s, this week's Flashback Friday post looks at the youngest Orioles player to ever hit a home run, 18-year-old Wayne Causey.
May 15, 2015
Five years ago, Bundy pitched 10 innings and struck out 20 batters as part of a doubleheader for Owasso High School in the Oklahoma state tournament.
May 1, 2015
The Kentucky Derby takes place on Saturday. With the first leg of horse racing's Triple Crown about to happen, this week's Flashback Friday revisits the Orioles' first team Triple Crown winner.
April 24, 2015
April 17, 2015
Nelson Cruz, he of that lone, wonderful season in Baltimore last year, is now a Seattle Mariner. Different team, same result: Cruz is mashing the ball. On Friday he'll look to extend his home run streak to six games. He would become only the 18th player in major league history to homer in six or more consecutive games.