Tonight we will watch Ubaldo Jimenez start a game in which the O's can secure a playoff spot and clinch the Division. Just like we all envisioned back in March, right? Uh...sure!
To-do lists for Orioles, Angels, Nationals to prepare for postseason - ESPN
Step 1: Win Division Step 2: ??? Step 3: World Series!
Baltimore Orioles will hold up well in playoffs despite lackluster starting rotation -- MLB - ESPN
Not exactly certain just how to process writers suddenly complimenting the O's and buying into their chances. May you live in interesting times...
Camden Depot: Postseason Roster Crunch: On Chris Davis, Kelly Johnson, Jimmy Paredes, and Expanded Roles
It's nice to be able to watch players compete for a roster spot during the last couple of weeks of the season and not have that competition be for heading into next season, but rather for the postseason.
Winning a division by 10+ games: more common than I would have thought.
It certainly can be mesmerizing
Good samaritan Chris Davis helped some people who were trapped in an overturned truck following a traffic accident on Monday.
A current Oriole makes BA's list of their 'greatest misses', players who were never ranked in BA's prospect handbook.
Happy 54th birthday to Mickey Tettleton. Hopefully he gets to enjoy a tasty breakfast of Froot Loops. On this date in 1985 the O's smash 6 dingers off Tigers pitching in a 14-7 win. Cal blasts two, and Cal, Eddie, and Fred Lynn go back-to-back-to-back in the 8th. In 2012 the O's notched their 82nd win, giving the club their first winning season since 1997. The O's entered this date in 1997 with a 91-56 record. In 2012 their record stood at 81-64 on this date.