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MLB Playoffs – Baltimore Orioles Hang On, Detroit Tigers Can’t Score

Posted on 6 Oct, 2014, by in MLB

A close series for the most part that ends in a sweep, which seems to be the trend in the American League. The Baltimore Orioles move on to the ALCS after a 3-0 sweep and a 2-1 win in game 3 over the Detroit Tigers thanks to a Nelson Cruz home run, while their opponents, backed by the home crowd, got close in the ninth inning but couldn’t complete the turnaround. More

MLB Playoffs – Baltimore Orioles Bats Explode, Detroit Tigers Slightly Stunned

Posted on 3 Oct, 2014, by in MLB

The Baltimore Orioles take a 1-0 lead in the ALDS against the Detroit Tigers with 12-3 win, as Chris Tillman pulled himself out of a big jam to inspire a huge, 8-run eighth inning after the game kicked off with three home runs in the first couple of innings. Max Scherzer, unlike the pitcher he was dueling with, eventually lost control. More

Orioles Over Red Sox – Home Runs Keep Coming

Posted on 1 Apr, 2014, by in MLB

Home runs stood in the forefront of the Baltimore Orioles beating the Boston Red Sox 2-1, as both Nelson Cruz and Grady Sizemore hit one each on their debuts for their new teams and some very good relief pitching from Zach Britton sealed the win for the home side on opening day. More

Ryan Howard and the Hottest Bats of the Week – 1.0

Posted on 10 Apr, 2011, by in MLB

Ten days into the 2011 Baseball season, it’s a good opportuninty to check who are the baddest hitters in town in this season’s first edition of Hot Bats. More