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  • Orioles' Bud Norris 'did quite well' in his first playoff appearance

    Orioles' Bud Norris 'did quite well' in his first playoff appearance
    DETROIT — Since the moment right-hander Bud Norris joined the Orioles in a trade last July, he has talked about pitching in the playoffs. The chatty 29-year-old finally received the chance Sunday on a blistery afternoon at Comerica Park against...
  • Orioles guarantee postseason return to Camden Yards

    Orioles guarantee postseason return to Camden Yards
    The Orioles packed their bags and headed to Detroit late Friday afternoon, but it was clear that they were in no hurry to leave the orange embrace of the fans in Baltimore or the surreal environment that enveloped Camden Yards during the first two games...
  • Orioles and their fans rejoice in 'crazy' Game 2 win over Tigers

    Orioles and their fans rejoice in 'crazy' Game 2 win over Tigers
    Dave Schaub had staked quite a lot on the Orioles as they attempted to rally against the Detroit Tigers in Friday's Game 2 of the American League Division Series. The sign the Middle River resident hoisted above his head said it all: "If the O's Win,...
  • Thanks to Dave Wallace and Dom Chiti, Orioles' pitching now a strength

    Thanks to Dave Wallace and Dom Chiti, Orioles' pitching now a strength
    While introducing Dave Wallace and Dom Chiti to Camden Yards this offseason, Orioles manager Buck Showalter pointed out the bronze statues of the team's six Hall of Famers beyond the left-center-field fence. “You know, if you two guys figure out...
  • Out of options, Orioles left-hander Zach Britton has flourished in closer's role

    Out of options, Orioles left-hander Zach Britton has flourished in closer's role
    Orioles left-hander Zach Britton won't lie about it. Yes, in the past year, he considered what it would be like to wear a different uniform, to get a second chance elsewhere. Heading into last fall, Britton had struggled through consecutive rocky...
  • Orioles hit three HRs, hang on for 5-4 victory over the New York Yankees

    Orioles hit three HRs, hang on for 5-4 victory over the New York Yankees
    NEW YORK -- One day after being held to one hit, the Orioles found their bats Tuesday night at Yankee Stadium. The Orioles hit three home runs, including Nelson Cruz’s 40th of the season, and had 17 hits in a 5-4 win over the Yankees in front of...
  • Manny Machado's walk-off home run lifts Orioles past Angels, 7-6, in 12 innings

    Manny Machado's walk-off home run lifts Orioles past Angels, 7-6, in 12 innings
    He’s only 22, but Orioles third baseman Manny Machado said his memory’s a little fuzzy. He doesn’t think he has ever hit a walk-off home run before, not as an amateur and probably not as a minor leaguer. He knows for sure he had...
  • On brink of AL East title, Orioles could clinch with win at home for first time in 45 years

    On brink of AL East title, Orioles could clinch with win at home for first time in 45 years
    When the Toronto Blue Jays overtook the New York Yankees for second place earlier this week and then won their game Wednesday night, the Blue Jays guaranteed that the Orioles couldn't capture the American League East crown until Monday at the earliest....
  • After each blown save, Orioles closer Zach Britton has 'bounced right back'

    After each blown save, Orioles closer Zach Britton has 'bounced right back'
    BOSTON -- One of the most impressive things about Zach Britton’s handling of the closer’s role this season is that hasn’t had an extended stretch of trouble. When he has blown a save opportunity — he has converted 34 of 38...
  • With chance to sweep St. Louis Cardinals, Orioles struggle in 8-3 loss Sunday

    With chance to sweep St. Louis Cardinals, Orioles struggle in 8-3 loss Sunday
    Buck Showalter has been frustrated by the ambiguity of baseball’s new replay review system, so when a call was overturned against the Orioles in the seventh inning of the club’s 8-3 loss to the St. Louis Cardinals on Sunday afternoon, the...
  • Initially sitting, Chris Davis enters game after Manny Machado's injury

    Initially sitting, Chris Davis enters game after Manny Machado's injury
    Chris Davis, who was batting .193 in 99 games through Sunday, didn’t start Monday against New York Yankees left-hander Chris Capuano. But after third baseman Manny Machado injured his right leg during an at-bat in the bottom of the third inning,...