2012 American League Wild-Card Game: Orioles vs. Rangers
|Friday, Oct. 5 at 8:37 p.m. ET
Rangers Ballpark in Arlington, Texas
Orioles Top Rangers, Advance To ALDS
The Orioles defeated the Rangers, 5-1 in the American League wild-card game in Texas. Baltimore will now face the Yankees in the ALDS.
Keys To An Orioles Victory Against The Rangers
Stan "The Fan" Charles thinks Joe Saunders is the perfect guy to start Friday's wild-card game against the Rangers. He shares his three keys to an Orioles victory ... and his prediction.
Orioles Announce Roster Against Texas In Wild-Card Game
The Orioles' roster for the American League wild-card game against the Texas Rangers features 12 infielders and outfielders, two catchers and 11 pitchers.
Should Orioles Pitch To Josh Hamilton?
Josh Hamilton had some historic days against the Orioles this season, including a four-homer game, but Matt Palmer says the Orioles didn't get to the playoffs by backing away from anyone.
Managerial Matchup: Showalter Vs. Washington
When it comes to the managerial matchup in tonight's Baltimore-Texas wild-card game, that might be one area where the advantage goes to the Orioles. Jim Henneman takes a look at the two skippers.
Odds On Orioles-Rangers Wild-Card Game
MarylandGaming.net reviews the odds for the Orioles-Rangers wild-card game, including the winner, strikeouts for each pitcher and more.
A Day Many Thought We Wouldn't See Again
Postseason baseball matters in Baltimore again. And while Matt Palmer knows it's cliche to say "anything can happen" during the postseason, he also knows it's true.
Ravens Action/O's Postseason: 15 Years Ago
As the Orioles prepare to face the Rangers in Texas Oct. 5, the Ravens Report takes a look back at Oct. 5, 1997, when the Ravens played the Steelers at home the same day the Orioles hosted the Mariners in the American League Division Series.
Orioles vs. Rangers: By The Numbers
The Orioles will face the Rangers in Texas Friday night in the American League wild-card game. So, how do the two teams stack up? PressBox breaks it down to 14 key statistical categories.
Orioles vs. Rangers: 2012 Rewind
PressBox takes a look back at how the Orioles-Rangers matchups played out during the regular season. The two teams faced each other seven times, with the O's winning two and Texas five.
Showalter Sees Positive Even After Loss
"We're proud of the opportunity we have," Buck Showalter said after Wednesday night's loss to the Rays. "It's in our hands. ... We feel good about where we are."