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Orioles Finish Home Schedule With Sweep

A two-run homer from Hyun-Soo Kim and five solid innings from Dylan Bundy Sept. 25 helped lift the Orioles to a three-game sweep over the Arizona Diamondbacks.

Marlins' Jose Fernandez Passes Away At Age 24

Jose Fernandez of the Miami Marlins passed away Sept. 25, and Buck Showalter commented on the tragedy before the Orioles' series finale vs. Arizona.

September Games Have Major Impact On MLB Standings

Jim Henneman says meaningful games in September haven't been what they were expected to be at the turnstiles for the Orioles, but they've sure carried an impact in the standings.

Manny Machado Named 2016 Most Valuable Oriole

Manny Machado has been named the 2016 Most Valuable Oriole, the team announced Sept. 23. The third baseman will be honored during an on-field ceremony Sept. 25.

Fantasy Baseball Hitters Who Disappointed In 2016

Phil Backert spotlights five hitters who disappointed fantasy baseball owners this season, from Miami's Giancarlo Stanton to Texas' Carlos Gomez.

Will September 2016 Be Remembered As The Month Orioles Magic Died?

Stan "The Fan" reflects on when "Orioles Magic" got its start, and wonders if this September will be remembered as the month the "magic" died.

Who Will Win The 2016 Most Valuable Oriole Award?

Paul Folkemer looks at the candidates for the 2016 Most Valuable Oriole award and says it comes down to Manny Machado and Zach Britton, but who has the edge?

Red Sox Win Second Straight, All But End Orioles' AL East Hopes

With the Red Sox quickly putting the Orioles in their rearview mirror for the AL East title, the Orioles now need to focus on securing a Wild Card berth.

Stan 'The Fan' Charles' MLB Power Rankings: Sept. 20, 2016

The Baltimore Orioles hold steady at No. 7 in Stan "The Fan" Charles' latest MLB power rankings.

Fantasy Baseball Hitters Who Surprised In 2016

Phil Backert spotlights five hitters who surprised fantasy baseball owners this season, from Minnesota's Brian Dozier to Oakland's Khris Davis.

AL East Title Hopes Hang In Balance As Orioles Face Off Against Red Sox

The Orioles will have their three best starting pitchers taking the mound in the series against the Red Sox, but pitching might not be as much of a concern right now as the offense.

Fantasy Baseball Waiver-Wire Watch: Sept. 16, 2016

Phil Backert surveys the fantasy baseball waiver wire, and he suggests owners pick up Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Taijuan Walker.

Orioles Finish 6-3 Road Trip, Pull Within One Game Of First Place

After his shutout performance against the Red Sox Sept. 14, Kevin Gausman now has five starts this season in which he's pitched seven or more scoreless innings, tying him for the AL lead.

Orioles' Mark Trumbo Aims To Slug His Way To First Postseason

With his fourth club in as many years, Mark Trumbo is looking to slug his way to his first postseason. "I think this is by far the best team I've ever been part of," Trumbo said.

Do Teams Focus Too Much On Pitching During MLB Draft?

When it comes to the MLB Draft, Jim Henneman wonders if teams are over-emphasizing a position where even the best only play every fifth day?

For The Orioles, Making The Playoffs Constitutes Successful Season

Dan Connolly says, for the Orioles, making the playoffs constitutes a successful season, because after all, only one in 30 cities has a tickertape parade each November.

Brad Brach, Jenae Cherry Are A Pitch Perfect Pair

Orioles reliever Brad Brach and his wife, country music recording artist, Jenae Cherry, are no strangers to pressure and preparation.

Baltimore Orioles 2017 Schedule: Notes And Observations

Stan "The Fan" Charles shares his thoughts on the Baltimore Orioles' 2017 schedule, which features just one trip to the West Coast and concludes with 23 of the final 28 games against AL East rivals.

Stan 'The Fan' Charles' MLB Power Rankings: Sept. 12, 2016

The Baltimore Orioles climb one spot to No. 7 in Stan "The Fan" Charles' latest MLB power rankings.

Fantasy Baseball Risers, Fallers: Sept. 12, 2016

Phil Backert highlights the week's top fantasy baseball risers and fallers, from Nationals infielder/outfielder Trea Turner to Rays third baseman Evan Longoria.

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