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1 hr ago | The Baltimore Sun

How the Orioles fared through 100 games in seasons they made the playoffs

The Orioles play the Seattle Mariners in their 101st game of the season tonight at Safeco Field.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, American League East, Seattle Mariners, Wei-Yin Chen, Baseball Players, Hisashi Iwakuma

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Inside Bay Area

A's hang on as Yoenis Cespedes hits two home runs

If Mike Gallego can't make it to next year's All-Star game Home Run Derby, Yoenis Cespedes might consider inviting Houston's Brad Peacock to throw to him if he elects to defend his title.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League West, American League, Major League Baseball, Yoenis Cespedes, Baseball Players, Brad Peacock, Jose Altuve, Dan Otero

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Call to the Pen

Miami Marlins still interested in Jim Johnson

May 29, 2014; Oakland, CA, USA; Oakland Athletics relief pitcher Jim Johnson delivers a pitch against the Detroit Tigers during the seventh inning at O.co Coliseum.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Oakland Athletics, Major League Baseball, Bryan Morris, Kevin Gregg

Sun Jul 20, 2014

CBS Sports

Chat with Scott White, Mon., 3 p.m. ET

CBSSports.com Baseball Insider Jon Heyman reports that the Tigers, Pirates and Indians have shown interest in reliever Joaquin Benoit .

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Related Topix: Sports, Joaquin Benoit, Baseball Players, Justin Masterson, George Springer, Stephen Vogt, Zac Rosscup

Sat Jul 19, 2014

The Willits News

Baltimore Orioles beat Oakland A's 8-4

The A's dominated the pregame ceremony Saturday with a terrific celebration of their 1989 World Series championship team and a fitting tribute to the late Bob Welch.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baltimore Orioles, Major League Baseball, Oakland Athletics, Baseball Players, Adam Jones, J.J. Hardy, Chris Davis

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Birds Watcher

Baltimore Orioles head westward to open the second half

The Baltimore Orioles will head to Oakland tonight to open up the second half of the season.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, Baseball Players, Major League Baseball, American League East, Chris Tillman

Tue Jul 15, 2014

The Baltimore Sun

When grading Orioles, it's finally time to judge them on current status

Let's be honest. The hardest thing about evaluating the Orioles organization at the nonmathematical halfway point in the 2014 season is trying to do that without depending on the two most obvious measuring sticks.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, American League East, Baseball Players, Matt Wieters, Chris Davis, J.J. Hardy

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Camden Chat

Series Preview: Orioles vs. Yankees, 11 - 13 July

Game notes: Gonzalez has had quite an up and down first half. He's been solid at times, including a stretch in May where he went 5 straight appearances without allowing more than 2 ER per game, and at times not so hot .

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, American League East, Baseball Players, Chris Tillman, Baltimore Orioles

Fri Jul 04, 2014

BaySportsNet.com

A's Trade Analysis: Oakland Acquires Samardzija and Hammel, Deals Russell, McKinney, Straily

The very first reaction to the events that took place today after the A's walked off to a 1-0 victory in the 12th inning, when they decided to trade their 2012 and 2013 first round draft picks, along with promising pitcher Dan Straily to the Chicago Cubs in exchange for Jeff Samardzija and Jason Hammel, two of the most coveted pitchers on this ... (more)

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Dan Straily, Jeff Samardzija, Sonny Gray, Tommy Milone, Drew Pomeranz

Thu Jul 03, 2014

Swingin' A's

The Underperforming Oakland Athletics

Jun 30, 2014; Detroit, MI, USA; Oakland Athletics relief pitcher Sean Doolittle walks off the field after the game against the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Sean Doolittle, Oakland Athletics, Major League Baseball, Detroit Tigers

Mon Jun 30, 2014

Press & Sun-Bulletin

Alumni Update: Union-Endicott's Jim Johnson heating up for Oakland A's

Former Union-Endicott star pitcher Jim Johnson may not be the closer for the Oakland Athletics, but he has strung together several of his better performances of the season in the past two weeks.

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Related Topix: Sports, Oakland Athletics, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, American League, Bryan Morris

Inside Bay Area

A's right fielder Josh Reddick could return in two weeks

Josh Reddick's MRI results came out as good as the A's could have hoped. The right fielder doesn't have any more structural damage in his right knee, so his time on the disabled list should be relatively short.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Derek Norris, American League, Major League Baseball, Matt Wieters

Sat Jun 28, 2014

The Washington Post

Baseball Capsules

Mike Napoli stunned Masahiro Tanaka by hitting a solo home run with two outs in the ninth inning, lifting Jon Lester and the Boston Red Sox over the New York Yankees 2-1 Saturday night.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Jon Lester, Masahiro Tanaka, Major League Baseball, Boston Red Sox, Josh Donaldson, Sean Doolittle

Thu Jun 26, 2014

The Baltimore Sun

Tracking former Orioles: Jim Johnson's latest outings, Pedro Strop and more

Follow the performance of former Orioles players with their new teams in 2014. 2014 stats: .174 batting average, 1 HR, 7 RBIs, 4 2Bs, 16 walks, 6 runs 2013 Orioles stats: .258, 12 HRs, 36 RBIs, 31 2Bs, 30 SBs, 76 runs Skinny: McLouth was 0-for-2 with a walk and an RBI in the Nationals' 9-2 loss to the Milwaukee Brewers on Wednesday -- his only ... (more)

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Rant Sports

5 Things We've Learned About Baltimore Orioles Midway Through 2014

The Orioles are very much in the hunt for a playoff spot this year. Here are 5 things we've learned about the team midway through the season.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Tommy Hunter, Adam Jones

Tue Jun 24, 2014

The Detroit News

Week 12 MLB Power Rankings: Tide finally turning for Tigers

Tony Paul goes around the league, with the 12th of his weekly Major League Baseball Power Rankings.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, American League Central, Major League Baseball, Doug Fister, Baseball Players, Jacob Turner, American League West, National League, National League Central

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