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  • Orioles snap three-game losing streak with five home runs in 9-1 win over Rays

    Orioles snap three-game losing streak with five home runs in 9-1 win over Rays
    The Orioles figured out a simple way Monday night to bust out of an offensive skid that cost them three games at Wrigley Field over the weekend. Get home -- and start homering. And keep homering, in consecutive at-bats, if possible, until you’ve...
  • Return to Camden Yards allows Orioles to have short memory of road trip

    Return to Camden Yards allows Orioles to have short memory of road trip
    Maybe just a night sleeping in their own beds was all the Orioles needed for their bats to wake up following a weekend of Chicago slumber at Wrigley Field. "The hits, the runs, all of it,” shortstop J.J. Hardy said. “Slumped a little bit...
  • Orioles strike first, cruise to 9-3 win over Toronto Blue Jays in series opener

    Orioles strike first, cruise to 9-3 win over Toronto Blue Jays in series opener
    TORONTO -- This time of the year in Toronto, fans typically are gearing up for preseason hockey camps and satisfying their need for sports with the Canadian Football League. In other words, the Blue Jays haven’t been relevant this late in the season...
  • J.J. Hardy returns to Orioles lineup in Game 1 of doubleheader against Yankees

    J.J. Hardy returns to Orioles lineup in Game 1 of doubleheader against Yankees
    Overshadowed by the pregame news that Orioles first baseman Chris Davis has been suspended for 25 games for violating MLB's drug policy is that shortstop J.J. Hardy, who has been nursing nagging lower back problems, is back in the starting lineup for Game...
  • After five-game absence, Orioles shortstop J.J. Hardy (lower back) starts again Friday

    Orioles shortstop J.J. Hardy returned to the starting lineup for the opening game of Friday’s split doubleheader, after nagging lower-back spasms had forced him to miss the previous five games. Hardy hadn’t played since Friday's game in...
  • Miguel Gonzalez still a possibility to start for Orioles Wednesday

    CLEVELAND —┬áBud Norris will start Monday’s game against the Chicago White Sox followed by Chris Tillman on Tuesday, but the club is still listing “to be announced” as Wednesday’s starter. Right-hander Miguel Gonzalez, who...
  • Orioles rebound from back-to-back losses for 4-1 win over Indians in series finale

    Orioles rebound from back-to-back losses for 4-1 win over Indians in series finale
    CLEVELAND -- Ever since the Orioles reached the postseason two years ago, they’ve made a point of not panicking when momentum appears to be slipping away. They just try and wait it out. So after running into a buzzsaw of quality pitching for the...
  • After Nick Markakis' catch in 7th, Orioles break out for 8-2 win over White Sox

    After Nick Markakis' catch in 7th, Orioles break out for 8-2 win over White Sox
    CHICAGO -- Watching Nick Markakis patrol right field for the past nine seasons, Orioles fans have grown accustomed to watching him make tough defensive plays look routine. But there was no questioning the difficulty factor of the potentially game-saving...
  • Morning after thoughts on Nick Markakis' catch, Orioles defense and this weekend's rotation

    Morning after thoughts on Nick Markakis' catch, Orioles defense and this weekend's rotation
    CHICAGO – A lot of the advanced defensive metrics don’t reward Orioles right fielder Nick Markakis for the defender he is. His steadiness in the outfield sometimes make you take him for granted, especially given┬áthe way he expertly maneuvers...
  • J.J. Hardy hitting well, but he said thumb injury 'is definitely not in the past'

    J.J. Hardy hitting well, but he said thumb injury 'is definitely not in the past'
    CHICAGO -- Since returning from a left thumb injury that kept him out for three games, Orioles shortstop J.J. Hardy entered Tuesday with six hits in 16 at-bats, including three multihit games out of four. Through Monday, Hardy was batting .396 in August...
  • Orioles' winning culture [Commentary]

    Orioles' winning culture [Commentary]
    From each thunderous 'O' during the national anthem to another Adam Jones postgame pie in the face, it has been a magical season at the ballpark. And though it's too early to plan a victory parade down Charles Street, I wouldn't bet against the O's when...