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1 hr ago | Birds Watcher

Saunders and Meek Join Orioles' Roster

September 1st. In baseball, that date means roster expansions and call-ups from the Minor Leagues.

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

5 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

Recap: Baltimore vs. Minnesota

Baltimore, MD - Joe Mauer had three hits and four RBI, two of which came on a tie-breaking single in the eighth inning, as the Minnesota Twins avoided a four-game sweep by the Baltimore Orioles with a 6-4 victory.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, Joe Mauer, Baseball Players, Minnesota Twins, Baltimore Orioles, Glen Perkins, Kennys Vargas

8 hrs ago | Star Tribune

Hardy's grand slam helps Orioles over Twins

The shortstop delivered the big blow in a seven-run inning against his former team as Baltimore lengthened its lead in the AL East.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Anthony Swarzak, American League, Major League Baseball, Zach Britton, J.J. Hardy, Chris Davis, Adam Jones

12 hrs ago | 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, Chris Davis, J.J. Hardy, Nick Markakis, Baltimore Orioles

16 hrs ago | UnionLeader.com

Red Sox shut out Rays 3-0

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Clay Buchholz won for the first time in six weeks and Boston's rookies continued getting the job done on Sunday as the Red Sox shut out the Tampa Bay Rays 3-0.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, Desmond Jennings, Brandon Gomes, Alex Cobb, Baseball Players, Clay Buchholz, Tampa Bay Rays

20 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Nats and Oriolesa leads should be exciting and exhausting

How do you keep from choking in September when you have just enough of a division lead to relax? Or gag and be overtaken in a final week that feels like a slasher flick come to life? How do you avoid the trap of "if we just play .500 we'll be okay"? How do you ignore your magic number? How do you keep grinding in Games No.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, Stephen Strasburg, Baseball Players, Jordan Zimmermann, American League, Doug Fister

Sun Aug 31, 2014

Connecticut Post

Jeter can't come through, Yankees lose 4-3 to Jays

Fans stand on their feet as New York Yankees' Derek Jeter takes his last at-bat at the Rogers Centre during ninth inning MLB baseball action against the Toronto Blue Jays in Toronto on Sunday, Aug.31, 2014.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Derek Jeter, Dellin Betances, New York Yankees, Toronto Blue Jays, Jose Bautista

Toronto Blue Jays

Blue Jays storm back for victory

The Blue Jays' power outage lasted a lot longer than anyone anticipated, but they finally restored order on the final day of the month.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, Jose Bautista, Baseball Players, Edwin Encarnacion, Munenori Kawasaki, Dellin Betances

The Baltimore Sun

Fan faith grows as Orioles hold first place

Two years ago, when the Orioles unleashed the region's pent-up baseball passion with their first playoff run in years, they did it by walking baseball's version of a tightrope.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Zach Britton, Tampa Bay Rays, Alex Rodriguez, Derek Jeter

Tampa Bay Devil Rays

Cobb aims to give Rays series lead over Red Sox

The right-hander will take the mound Sunday afternoon at Tropicana Field trying to give the Rays the lead in the four-game series after the clubs split the first two games.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, Chris Archer, Baseball Players, Clay Buchholz, Yunel Escobar, Ben Zobrist

Detroit Free Press

John Lowe's Past Time: '73 Mets, '74 O's,...

August evaporates, September arrives, and so much of the season is gone. There can't be time for a sputtering team to make a U-turn and surge into the postseason, can there? Such a feat would be Ruthian, wouldn't it? Yet with the Baltimore Orioles several games in front in the American League East, how many of their fans remember what happened in ... (more)

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, American League, Baltimore Orioles, New York Mets, American League West, National League Central

Boston Red Sox

Red Sox making the most of a down year

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, Chris Archer, Baseball Players, Mookie Betts, Jacoby Ellsbury, Jon Lester, John Lackey

Sat Aug 30, 2014

SFGate

Baltimore gets Johnson in trade with Boston

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, Michael Almanzar, Baseball Players

The Washington Post

Orioles acquire OF De Aza, INF Johnson in trades

The AL East-leading Orioles acquired outfielder Alejandro De Aza and infielder Kelly Johnson in a pair of trades Saturday night, bolstering their bench following injuries to key players.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, Alejandro De Aza, Baseball Players, Michael Almanzar, Manny Machado

The Baltimore Sun

Getting help from old and new sources, Orioles hold on for 3-2 win over Minnesota

During this first-place run, Orioles manager Buck Showalter is continually asked about the resiliency of his club, primarily the way it has been able to bounce back after absorbing injuries to key players.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Zach Britton, Chris Tillman, Minnesota Twins, Adam Jones, Chris Davis

BleacherReport

Brian Cashman on the Hot Seat If Yankees Miss Playoffs

The New York Yankees are not a team accustomed to missing the playoffs, and especially not missing them in consecutive seasons.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, New York Yankees, Baseball Players, Robinson Cano

Newsday

Yankees limited to one hit in loss to Blue Jays

Yankees' starting pitcher Michael Pineda stands on the mound with teammate Mark Teixeira, right, waiting for Yankees manager Joe Girardi to take him out during the seventh inning of a baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays in Toronto on Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Mark Teixeira, Toronto Blue Jays, Jose Bautista

Rayhawk Review

Time To Start Watching Tampa Bay Rays Games a Different Way

Aug 28, 2014; Baltimore, MD, USA; Tampa Bay Rays third baseman Evan Longoria is congratulated by teammates after hitting a solo home run in the first inning against the Baltimore Orioles at Oriole Park at Camden Yards.

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Related Topix: Sports, Desmond Jennings, Jeremy Hellickson, Baseball Players, Brandon Guyer, Evan Longoria, Tampa Bay Rays, Major League Baseball, American League

The Wichita Eagle

Minnesota Twins

Chris Tillman tries to win his fifth straight decision on Saturday when the Baltimore Orioles continue a four-game series with the Minnesota Twins at Camden Yards.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Chris Tillman, Minnesota Twins, Major League Baseball, American League, Baltimore Orioles, Kyle Gibson, Chris Davis

Boston Red Sox

Red Sox aiming to make it two straight over Rays

At some point in Spring Training, you might have looked at this series between the Rays and the Red Sox at Tropicana Field and circled it on your calendar.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, Jake Odorizzi, Baseball Players, Allen Webster, Xander Bogaerts, Boston Red Sox

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