Category Archives: Flashback Friday

Trade Demand Helped Strengthen Orioles Bullpen in 1966

Throughout the 2016 season Roar from 34 will use Flashback Fridays to remember the 1966 Baltimore Orioles and to honor the 50th anniversary of the franchise’s first World Series title. See the previous installments here.  My Friday guest post at MASNSports this week discusses Jonathan … Continue reading

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In 1966, Davey Johnson and Andy Etchebarren Were the Rookies With Three-Hit Games

Throughout the 2016 season Roar from 34 will use Flashback Fridays to remember the 1966 Baltimore Orioles and to honor the 50th anniversary of the franchise’s first World Series title. See the previous installments here.  Hyun-Soo Kim has five three-hit games thus … Continue reading

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Boog Powell At Fenway Park Was Like Mookie Betts At Camden Yards

Throughout the 2016 season Roar from 34 will use Flashback Fridays to remember the 1966 Baltimore Orioles and to honor the 50th anniversary of the franchise’s first World Series title. See the previous installments here.  Mookie Betts had himself a series in … Continue reading

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The 1966 Orioles Got Down to Business Right Away

My MASN guest post this week focuses on the Orioles’ growing number of comeback victories so far in 2016. More than half of the O’s 24 wins have come in games that they trailed at some point. Naturally, I wondered … Continue reading

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Looking Back on Orioles Walk-Offs in 1966

Your Baltimore Orioles defeated the New York Yankees 1-0 in 10 innings on Thursday, their third walk-off victory of 2016. In keeping with my season-long focus on the 1966 Orioles for each Flashback Friday, I took at look at that team’s … Continue reading

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A Look at Orioles Pitching and Power in 1966

After a brief funk that included a three-game losing streak and losses in four of five games, the Orioles rallied this week behind solid pitching, notably Chris Tillman’s nine-strikeout game on Wednesday, and offensive fireworks in Thursday’s 10-2 win versus the … Continue reading

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Remembering Milt Pappas

Throughout the 2016 season Roar from 34 will use Flashback Fridays to remember the 1966 Baltimore Orioles and to honor the 50th anniversary of the franchise’s first World Series title. Given the events of the past week, it’s only fitting that I write … Continue reading

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