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4 hrs ago | WBAL-AM Baltimore

Orioles Reduce Magic Number To One After 5-2 Win Over Blue Jays

The Blue Jays got an early run against Wei-Yin Chen in the first inning as Edwin Encarnacion drove in a run with his single. Help From Friends - Chen, was able to minimize the damage in the first inning as he struck out two batters and then Nick Markakis got the final out with a great defensive play.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, American League East, Baseball Players, Zach Britton, Wei-Yin Chen, Edwin Encarnacion, Adam Jones

Sun Sep 14, 2014

Washington Times

Orioles rally to beat Yankees 3-2

No matter what the situation and regardless of who's at the plate, the Baltimore Orioles believe they're going to win. Often, that's precisely what happens.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, American League East, Baltimore Orioles, New York Yankees, Baseball Players, Adam Jones, J.J. Hardy

Sporting News

Orioles may look a lot different in 2015

The Orioles are closing in on their first American League East title in 17 years. But Baltimore may defend that title with a very different team than the one it has fielded this season.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, American League East, Baseball Players, J.J. Hardy, Chris Davis

Sat Sep 13, 2014

The Hartford Courant

Yankees Snap Orioles' Six-Game Winning Streak

The Orioles' September surge to the cusp of an American League East championship has been characterized by their strong starting pitching in general, and right-hander Miguel Gonzalez in particular. Gonzalez could tell early on against the New York Yankees that he didn't have his best stuff Saturday afternoon.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, American League East, New York Yankees, Baseball Players, David Robertson, Shane Greene

The Miami Herald

Young steals home, Yanks end O's 6-game win streak

Chris Blythe, left, and Jackie Brown participated in the Swim to Alligator Lighthouse as a relay team last year, but this time they are each doing it solo. "> Chris Blythe, left, and Jackie Brown participated in the Swim to Alligator Lighthouse as a relay team last year, but this time they are each doing it solo.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, American League East, Shane Greene, Baseball Players, David Robertson

Boston Herald

Photo Gallery

THEY'VE GOT SPIRIT: The Patriots cheerleaders perform a dance routine at the start of their 2015 swimsuit calendar launch party last at night at Toby Keith's I Love This Bar & Grill at Patriot Place in Foxboro. Proceeds went to the Massachusetts 9/11 Fund.

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Related Topix: Sports, Tom Brady, NFL Players, Baseball Players, Adam Jones, Boston Red Sox, Major League Baseball

Camden Chat

Norris pitches seven strong innings and De Aza triples twice in 5-0 Orioles win

Bud Norris pitched seven shutout innings and a makeshift lineup scored five runs as the Orioles swept the doubleheader from the Yankees After grinding out an extra-inning win in the first game of today's doubleheader, the Orioles cruised 5-0 win in the nightcap. Thanks to strong pitching by Bud Norris and an impressive performance from a spring-training-like lineup, the Orioles have now won six games in a row and decreased their magic number to just five.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Adam Jones, J.J. Hardy, Chris Davis, Bryan Mitchell, Ryan Flaherty

Fri Sep 12, 2014

SFGate

Yankees left frustrated by 2-1 loss to Orioles

New York Yankees starting pitcher Brandon McCarthy throws to the Baltimore Orioles in the fifth inning in the first baseball game of a doubleheader, Friday, Sept. 12, 2014, in Baltimore.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, American League East, New York Yankees, Baltimore Orioles, Baseball Players, Kevin Gausman, Adam Warren

Camden Chat

Orioles 2, Yankees 1. Jimmy Paredes walks off in a battle of pitching staffs

The game remained scoreless for the first 10 innings of the day. Chris Young homered for the Yanks and Jimmy Paredes delivered an 11th-inning, two-run double to get the win for the Birds.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Zach Britton, Dellin Betances, Kevin Gausman, John Ryan Murphy, Antoan Richardson

Rant Sports

Baltimore Orioles Will Be Just Fine Without Chris Davis

Davis is suspended for 25 games, including the team's remaining 17 games in the regular season and up to eight postseason games. If the Orioles were not to play eight postseason games, he would make up the remainder of the suspension at the start of the 2015 regular season.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, American League East, Baseball Players, Chris Davis, Adam Jones

Hometown Annapolis

Answering some Orioles questions from Twitter ahead of Friday's doubleheader

The Orioles take on the New York Yankees for a day-night doubleheader today in what should be the kickoff for clinch week -- assuming the Orioles can continue the momentum they built in a three-game sweep over the Boston Red Sox . I thought Thursday's day off would be a good time to do a question-and-answer session, so I asked Twitter followers to help out.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Chris Tillman, Wei-Yin Chen, Miguel Gonzalez

Wed Sep 10, 2014

Daily Journal

Chen perfect into 6th, Orioles sweep Red Sox

When Wei-Yin Chen saw right fielder Nick Markakis make a diving grab in the fifth inning, sure, he thought about a perfect game. Chen didn't permit a runner until the sixth, Adam Jones helped provide an early cushion and the Baltimore Orioles beat the Boston Red Sox 10-6 Wednesday for a three-game sweep.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, American League East, Baseball Players, Wei-Yin Chen, Adam Jones, Baltimore Orioles, Boston Red Sox

Camden Chat

Orioles 4, Red Sox 1: De Aza and Jones power O's to victory

The Orioles used their patented combination of home runs and a shut down bullpen to earn the series win over the Red Sox tonight at Fenway Park in Boston, Mass by a final score of 4-2. Camden North is officially a "thing."

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Daniel Nava, Chris Tillman, Anthony Ranaudo, Adam Jones, Xander Bogaerts

The Washington Post

Orioles power past Red Sox

And that trend may catch up with them in the postseason when they'll be facing quality pitching every night. For now, though, this homer-happy bunch continues to embrace who they are: Baseball's most powerful club and, consequently, the runaway leader in the American League East.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, American League East, Baltimore Orioles, Boston Red Sox, Baseball Players, Anthony Ranaudo

Wed Sep 03, 2014

The Baltimore Sun

Despite large lead in AL East, Orioles say they're not looking ahead to playoffs yet

Even though the Orioles enter Wednesday night's game against the Cincinnati Reds with a 9 1/2-game lead in the American League East and have a magic number to clinch the division of 17, manager Buck Showalter said he's far from thinking about postseason strategy.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, American League East, Cincinnati Reds, Baseball Players, Adam Jones, Chris Davis

Tue Sep 02, 2014

The Miami Herald

Recap: Baltimore vs. Cincinnati

Baltimore, MD - Jonathan Schoop's solo home run turned out to be the game-winner as the Baltimore Orioles took a 5-4 win over the Cincinnati Reds to open a three-game set.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jonathan Schoop, Baseball Players, Zach Britton, Baltimore Orioles, Major League Baseball, Cincinnati Reds, Jay Bruce

Twinkie Town

Orioles 3, Twins 2: RISPiratory failure

The Twins and Orioles were both awful with runners in scoring position last night, going a combined 2-for-21.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Chris Tillman, Kyle Gibson, Kennys Vargas, Trevor Plouffe, Joe Mauer

Digital Game Developer

Baltimore Orioles' Nick Markakis Steps Up to Bat to Fight Lung Cancer

She was 36 years old. Markakis, in partnership with 108Stitches, is supporting LUNGevity Foundation, the nation's leading lung cancer nonprofit.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Major League Baseball, Baltimore Orioles

Mon Sep 01, 2014

The Washington Post

Markakis has seen it all

On Labor Day 2006, Nick Markakis was a 22-year-old right fielder hitting third for a team that seemed among the least relevant in baseball.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, American League, Major League Baseball, American League East, Baltimore Orioles, Ryan Flaherty, CC Sabathia

Camden Chat

Weekly Wrap: August 25th - 31st

The Orioles had a lot of things going right for them over the last seven days, leading to a 6-1 record and an increased lead in the A.L. East.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Chris Tillman, American League, Major League Baseball, American League East, Chris Davis, J.J. Hardy, Baltimore Orioles

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