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When Joey Rickard Doesn’t Hit, the Orioles Lose; Win Streak Ends at Seven

Red Sox 4 – Orioles 2 WP: Kelly (1-0) LP:  Jimenez (1-1) Save: Kimbrel (2) HR: Davis (4) Box Score Game Recaps: MLB.com, Baltimore Sun, Camden Chat Notables The Orioles have established a new team record for home runs through … Continue reading

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Today in Orioles History: Nolan Ryan Finally Beats the O’s

Would you believe that Nolan Ryan once struggled to beat the Baltimore Orioles? Today in Orioles History – April 14, 1991 – the Ryan Express won his first game against the O’s in nearly 15 years. Ryan allowed three first-innings … Continue reading

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Joey Rickard is an Unlikely Hero. Who Comes to Mind from the Past as an Unlikely Hero for the Orioles?

Joey Rickard has been an unlikely hero for the Orioles at the outset of the 2016 season.  Consider what we’ve seen for him so far. Rickard has hit safely in all seven games as the O’s have gotten off to … Continue reading

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Orioles Magic Carpet Ride Continues; Seven-Game Streak is Longest Since 2005

Orioles 9 – Red Sox 5 WP: Wright LP:  Buchholz HR: Hardy 2 (2), Trumbo (2) Box Score Game Recaps: Baltimore Sun, MLB.com Here are your Notables and Quotables, along with the Victory Song.

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Today in Orioles History: Baltimore Plays Its First Game

Your Baltimore Orioles celebrate the anniversary of their first game today, as they faced the Detroit Tigers on this day on April 13, 1954. The match-up with the Tigers was the team’s debut as the Orioles after the franchise relocated from … Continue reading

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Today in Orioles History: O’s Beat Red Sox on a Balk

Surely it wasn’t as much fun as a Chris Davis three-run homer into the center field batting eye, but on this day in Orioles history – April 12, 1966 – the O’s beat the Red Sox 5-4 on a bases-loaded balk … Continue reading

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Orioles Win Sixth Straight, and It Feels So Good, So Good, So Good

“Our guys are very reality-based, understand it doesn’t mean much of anything. We’ve got, what, 156 more? So, grab a seat.” -Buck Showalter Orioles 9 – Red Sox 7 WP: Brach Brach (2-0) LP: Craig Kimbrel (0-1) Save: Zach Britton … Continue reading

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