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Wednesday Bird Droppings are back in the win column!

Winning is better than losing, which is why I enjoyed last night’s Orioles game. Also because I like home runs.

Baltimore Orioles v Boston Red Sox
The JJ/Schoop hug is my favorite part of every win.
Photo by Adam Glanzman/Getty Images

Hello Camden Chatters, we meet again. The Orioles have beaten the Red Sox and if they win again tonight they will be just one game behind first place in their very tough division. Wouldn’t that be something!

If you missed last night’s game or just want to re-live the glory, be sure to check out Joe Wedra’s game recap. I voted for J.J. Hardy in the MBP poll.

Orioles getting varied opinions of Steve Pearce's arm injury - Baltimore Sun
Steve Pearce is probably out for the rest of the season. I miss Jonah Heim.

Why the Orioles' closer suddenly has a stronger Cy Young case | FOX Sports
When Ken Rosenthal said that Zach Britton wasn't a good candidate for Cy Young, Scott Boras sent him a bunch of information and stats on why he is.

Ubaldo Jimenez Found His Mechanics at the Right Time | FanGraphs Baseball
Our old friend Ryan Pollack has some explanation for why Ubaldo Jimenez is pitching well all of the sudden. I just hope he can keep it up.

Performance Scouting: 2016 Delmarva Shorebirds Position Players - Camden Depot
The Depot is starting some minor league reviews, and up today are the Shorebirds position players.

Hot Take Tuesday: O's Should Move Dylan Bundy Back to Bullpen - Eutaw Street Report
This was written before Bundy's start last night, but I think I agree with this particular hot take. Anyone watching Bundy lately has to be a little concerned.

Is today your birthday? Happy birthday! You share a birthday with questionable human being but unquestionable Baltimore playoff hero Delmon Young. Heck, let’s look at that double again:

It’s also the birthday of submariner Chad Bradford, but I don’t have any cool GIFs of him to show you.

Have a good day, Birdland!