ALDS roster hinges on Davis' health
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As important as Rajai Davis is to their postseason hopes, they're waiting -- possibly up until Thursday's 10 a.m. ET deadline for submitting a 25-man roster -- to see whether he'll be healthy enough to take part in their American League Division Series …Upvote Share Tweet
nytimes.com 14 hours agoRight-hander Max Scherzer will be the Game 1 starter for the Detroit Tigers in their American League Division Series against the Baltimore Orioles, the team announced Tuesday.Upvote Share Tweet
Built to win: How each playoff team constructed its rosterMLB.com 23 hours agoJim Callis analyzes how each playoff team used the Draft, international signings, trades and free agency to reach the postseason -- from the Cardinals and Royals, who relied heavily on homegrown talent, to the A's. Orioles and Tigers who imported most o…Upvote Share Tweet
Position-by-position breakdown for Tigers-O'sMLB.com Sep 29 (yesterday)Two of baseball's top offenses will collide when the Orioles take on the Tigers in the American League Division Series. It all starts at Camden Yards with Game 1 scheduled for Thursday on TBS.Upvote Share Tweet
O's starting preparations for showdown with TigersMLB.com Sep 29 (yesterday)The Orioles returned home from Toronto on Sunday night ready for Monday's well-deserved rest day and a pair of light workouts to get them ready for Thursday's long-awaited American League Division Series Game 1 against the Tigers.Upvote Share Tweet
Fan Fences: The 2014 M.L.B. Playoffs Have a Neighborly Feelnytimes.com Sep 29 (2 days ago)Four potential World Series matchups involve teams from the same area. In an earlier round, the Dodgers and the Giants, longtime rivals, could meet.Upvote Share Tweet
Schoop Homers, Orioles Beat Blue Jays 1-0nytimes.com Sep 28 (3 days ago)Jonathan Schoop drove in the only run of the game with a solo home run, Miguel Gonzalez became the fourth Baltimore starter to reach 10 wins, and the AL East champion Orioles headed into the playoffs on a winning note, beating the Toronto Blue Jays 1-0 …Upvote Share Tweet
Happ stymies O's to cap strong second halfMLB.com Sep 27 (4 days ago)J.A. Happ was solid over 6 1/3 innings, as he capped a strong second half of the season to help the Blue Jays to a 4-2 victory over the Orioles on Saturday at Rogers Centre.Upvote Share Tweet
Jones eyes VIP in DC for round of R.B.I. Baseball 14MLB.com Sep 27 (4 days ago)Adam Jones and Quintin Berry, two outfielders for the 2014 AL East champion Orioles who grew up together in San Diego, were at MLB.com studios on Tuesday to have some fun with the popular R.B.I. Baseball 14 game.Upvote Share Tweet
Angels begin series in Seattle with home field secureThe Angels locked up the best record in the Majors and home-field advantage throughout the postseason prior to Friday's series opener against the Mariners by virtue of the Orioles' 4-2 loss to the Blue Jays earlier in the day.Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Sep 26 (5 days ago)Rookie Dalton Pompey had three extra-base hits, Drew Hutchison won for the first time in three starts and the Toronto Blue Jays beat Baltimore 4-2 Friday night, ensuring that the Orioles will not finish with the best record in the American League.Upvote Share Tweet
Pompey Powers Jays Past Orioles 4-2nytimes.com Sep 26 (5 days ago)Rookie Dalton Pompey had three extra-base hits, Drew Hutchison won for the first time in three starts and the Toronto Blue Jays beat Baltimore 4-2 Friday night, ensuring that the Orioles will not finish with the best record in the American League.Upvote Share Tweet
O's locked into AL's second seed after loss to JaysChris Tillman allowed more than three earned runs for the first time since June, while the Orioles' bats were quieted in a 4-2 series-opening loss to the Blue Jays at Rogers Centre on Friday.Upvote Share Tweet
Hutchison ends on high note to open final seriesDrew Hutchison tossed five strong innings in his final start of the year, while Dalton Pompey had a pair of triples and a double to lead the Blue Jays to a 4-2 victory over the Orioles on Friday night at Rogers Centre.Upvote Share TweetAfter choking back tears for nine innings on his last night wearing pinstripes, Derek Jeter stamped an exclamation point on the end of his New York career, slashing an opposite-field walk-off single in the ninth that lifted the Yankees to a 6-5 victory …Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Sep 26 (5 days ago)Derek Jeter transformed his final game at Yankee Stadium into a personally joyous experience by getting the game-winning single in the bottom of the ninth. Jeter never would have gotten a chance to give the Yankees a 6-5 victory against the Baltimore Or…Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Sep 25 (6 days ago)Injured New York Mets ace Matt Harvey will say he didn't want to cause a fuss by attending Derek Jeter's final game at Yankee Stadium. He also had to know that watching the New York Yankees face the Baltimore Orioles in person would conjure a buzz of fa…Upvote Share Tweet
More charges in DeCinces insider-trades caseESPN.com Sep 24 (6 days ago)Federal prosecutors say the former CEO of a Southern California medical device company has been indicted on allegations that he shared insider trading secrets with former Baltimore Orioles All-Star Doug DeCinces.Upvote Share TweetYou'll forgive Buck Showalter if he hasn’t exactly been into this whole Derek Jeter farewell home stand with all the accompanying “No. 2” flags, patches and other hoopla that served to camouflage the Yankees’ ever-dwindling tragic number for elimination…Upvote Share TweetHector Santiago bounced back with a scoreless outing, Howie Kendrick continued to produce from the cleanup spot and the Angels held on to beat the A's, 5-4, on Wednesday afternoon, taking two of three at O.co Coliseum. With the win, the Angels maintaine…Upvote Share Tweet
Six-run eruption helps O's eliminate YankeesBaltimore, which clinched the American League East Division on Sept. 16, has proved its recent lull was no more than a temporary dip with a strong offensive showing in back-to-back games in the Bronx. On Wednesday, the Orioles used an 11-batter, six-run…Upvote Share TweetTwo years ago, Chris Tillman never got a chance to pitch for the Orioles in the postseason. Now, he'll open the American League Division Series on Oct. 2 at Camden Yards, an honor manager Buck Showalter officially announced on Tuesday.Upvote Share Tweet
World Series PredictionsSep 28The "Baseball Tonight" crew give their predictions for which team will win the World Series.
Orioles Shut Out Blue JaysSep 28Jonathan Schoop drove in the only run of the game with a solo home run in the Orioles' 1-0 win over the Blue Jays.
Blue Jays Double Up OriolesSep 26Dalton Pompey and Munenori Kawasaki both had two RBIs in the Blue Jays' 4-2 win over the Orioles.
Jeter The Hero In Bronx Curtain CallSep 25Derek Jeter hit a walk-off single in his Yankee Stadium finale and New York defeated Baltimore 6-5.
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The Week 4 MailbagSep 30Many of you responded—negatively, almost exclusively—to the section of my column on Monday devoted to NFL people talking about Derek Jeter. So, because I like to try to explain much of what I do and why I do it to you in this forum, give me a few senten…