Norfolk and Bowie are the only remaining O’s affiliates in action, as both lose closely-contested, one-run affairs Tuesday.
With 100 wins and a division title in sight, this O’s team has a chance to accomplish things we’ve never seen since the move to OPACY in 1992.
Struggling St. Louis comes to town as the last opponent before the O’s pivotal series with Tampa. Can Baltimore add to the Cardinals woes or will they take them too lightly?
Norfolk was the only loser Tuesday as Bowie hit a walk-off three-run HR in extras, Aberdeen poured on 11 runs and Delmarva flirted with a no-hitter.
Neither the veteran outfielder nor former All-Star closer have great numbers in 2023, but the O’s are betting their presence can pay dividends in September and October.
After taking the lead on with a 6-run inning on Saturday, the O’s offense brought the fireworks to the 6th on Sunday to win the rubber match with Arizona.
The O’s send Jack Flaherty to the mound as they look to seal another winning series, this time against Arizona in the desert.
The Tides and Shorebirds were winners Tuesday night, while the Baysox and IronBirds couldn’t find the late offense they needed to mount a comeback.
Over the past month, Brandon Hyde has turned to his All-Star catcher as his leadoff man. Will this prove to be Adley Rutschman’s best spot in the lineup long term, though?