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Frank Robinson Friday: Recalling The Judge’s Four-Hit Games in Baltimore

I had some fun with Joey Rickard’s four-hit game versus the Tampa Bay Rays in a Roar From 34 post earlier today. Doing the research for that post provided me the opportunity to review Frank Robinson’s four-hit games in Baltimore, … Continue reading

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Frank Robinson Friday: The Future Hall of Famer Wasn’t Bowled Over by News of His Trade to the Baltimore Orioles

The Baltimore Orioles will honor the life of the late Frank Robinson prior to Saturday’s game against the New York Yankees. “A Celebration of Frank” is one of several ways that the franchise is remembering one of its greatest players … 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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Seven-Game Win Streaks Are Fun. Just Ask the 1966 Orioles.

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. Your Baltimore Orioles opened the 2016 season with a seven-game win streak. … Continue reading

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Flashback Friday: A Baltimore Orioles Song You’ve Probably Never Heard

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. Did you know that the 1966 Baltimore Orioles had their own theme … Continue reading

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Former Oriole Walt Dropo dies; Played for Baltimore’s first winning team

Monday’s Washington Post includes the obituary for Walt Dropo, the 1950 American League Rookie of the Year for the Red Sox who finished his career in Baltimore. From the Post: In 1950, Mr. Dropo beat out New York Yankees pitcher … Continue reading

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Can the 2011 Phillies Match the 1971 Orioles with Four 20-Game Winners?

The Phillies brought Cliff Lee back to Philadelphia this week, thereby piecing together what on paper is one of the great four-man rotations of all time. The Associated Press has termed it “a potentially historic rotation.” Among the potential history … Continue reading

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