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Orioles win a thriller, Caleb Joseph may not be around much longer, and Troy Patton may be heading out of Baltimore, too.

Adam Jones got some serious air time in delivering the pie Saturday night.
Adam Jones got some serious air time in delivering the pie Saturday night.
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Baltimore Orioles stage rally after rain delay to beat Houston Astros in 10 innings - The Washington Post
What a game to watch! Yeah, I have no excuse for leaving during the rain delay. Except that I had to get up early for you, dear reader. I did it for you.

Baltimore Orioles catcher Caleb Joseph enjoying his moment in the majors - baltimoresun.com
Hope he enjoys it, because apparently it isn't going to last much longer.

Orioles looking for back-up catcher; listening to offers on Troy Patton | HardballTalk
The O's are looking for an upgrade at back-up catcher and may be using Tory Patton as trade bait.

Could Chris Davis return to Orioles lineup on Sunday? - baltimoresun.com
Don't be surprised if Thor is in the lineup today.

Gausman strong in return from pneumonia | MiLB.com News
Kevin Gausman gave up just two hits and struck out six over 4 2/3 innings Saturday. Nice return from pneumonia.

Little League kids learn from the Major Leagues - CapitalGazette.com: News
"For an hour on Saturday, 100 Little Leaguers, ages 5 to 10, practiced with Orioles players, past and present, at Fort George G. Meade." And there's the cutest photo of Darren O'Day coaching a little kid.

Orioles Q&A: Rill Talk with ... Glynn Davis - Carroll County Times: Baltimore Orioles
Rill love / I'm searching for the Rill love / Someone to set my heart free / Rilll love / I'm searching for a Rill love ... Ladies and Gentlemen, Glynn Davis.

Happy Birthday to former Orioles Kerry Ligtenberg, Trent Hubbard, Mark Huismann, and Milt Pappas. On this date in Orioles history, in 2012, "The Rays and Orioles face each other in Baltimore tied with the best record in the AL East at 20-12. The Orioles continue their surprising start when they come out on top, 4 - 3, on Nick Johnson's first homer of the season, off Joel Peralta in the 7th, after not playing in the majors in 2011."

"Mother is the name for Open Thread on the lips and hearts of little children."