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Another scary win in the books. The Orioles could get the series win tonight, but I don't know if my heart can handle it.

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How Below Average Has the Baltimore Orioles Starting Rotaion Been? | Orioles 101
Yeah, it's ugly.

Jason Hammel Would Be Orioles Best Starter Right Now | Baltimore Sports Report
He's pitching pretty well, but I won't put too much stock in his National League performance.

Quick updates on Manny Machado and Dylan Bundy -
Sounds like things are going well for our prized disabled listers.

Knuckleballer Eddie Gamboa hopes to be the next Dickey | The Toronto Observer
I would also not mind that.

Diamond Anniversary: Orioles win their first extra-inning game | Roar From 34
Learn some Orioles history with Roar From 34.

If you missed it last night, here is a peek at Nelson Cruz's go-ahead second-deck grand slam last night. How I am enjoying him on this team.

Would you believe that no current or former Orioles have a birthday today? According to Baseball Reference there is no noteworthy Orioles facts about this date either. Hm. I guess today is just boring. How about a little, "On this day in Camden Chat?" On this day in Camden Chat in 2009, George Sherrill blew the save. In the comments, people cried out for Chris Ray, except one wise(ass) Camden Chatter who wanted Jim Johnson. Also lots of talk about Felix Pie. Those were the days.