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Roar from 34, a Baltimore Orioles Blog. Humor. History. Homerism. Since 2006.

Tim Beckham Almost “Enjoys” a Record-Tying Effort for the Orioles in the Bronx

The Orioles and Yankees played a wild 14-inning affair starting on Friday night and extending into Saturday morning. The O’s ultimately enjoyed the spoils of a 7-3 victory thanks to a Pedro Alavarez grand slam in extras. Alvarez, who’s been known … Continue reading

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Five Things to Know About Former Orioles Pitcher Eddie Watt As He Turns 77

Former Baltimore Orioles Pitcher Eddie Watt turned 77 on Wednesday. Watt pitched in the majors for 10 seasons with eight of them coming in an O’s uniform. Here are five facts about the Orioles Hall of Famer (Class of 2000).

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This Day in Baltimore Orioles History: The Chris Tillman the O’s Need in 2018 Showed Up on April 2, 2011

Yesterday: The Orioles lost 7-0 to the Minnesota Twins on Sunday, dropping their first season series after opening the 2018 campaign with a victory last Thursday. The O’s also found themselves embroiled in a mini-controversy over unwritten rules when Chance … Continue reading

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Three is an Orioles Magic Number

Baltimore Orioles outfielder Adam Jones hit his third career walk-off homer on Thursday. Minnesota Twins closer Fernando Rodney allowed his third career walk-off homer on Thursday. The Orioles won 3-2 on Opening Day 2018. It was the third straight season that … Continue reading

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Revisiting Three Topics That Were Being Discussed at the Outset of the Baltimore Orioles’ 0-21 Season

The start of the Baltimore Orioles’ 2018 campaign is as close as a Nate McLouth baseball to the right-field foul pole. It’s the time of year when most fans and analysts look forward and attempt to project how the season … Continue reading

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Baltimore Orioles Truck Arrives in Sarasota (Photos)

Thursday was “Truck Day” in Baltimore with the Orioles packing up equipment at Camden Yards and sending it to Sarasota for Spring Training. The truck arrived on Monday, and friend-of-the-blog Norm Schimmel was there to capture some images. Pitchers and … Continue reading

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Orioles Minicamp in Sarasota (Photos)

Your Baltimore Orioles opened their January minicamp in Sarasota on Monday at the Ed Smith Stadium complex. As the Baltimore Sun explains, the minicamp, “has been focused primarily on getting an early look at the organization’s young pitchers, and it … Continue reading

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