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‘Carl’ Ripken Jr. joins TBS wild card broadcast Updated Oct 5, 2012
Carl Ripken Jr.? Of course his name is really Cal Ripken Jr. A Baltimore Orioles legend. Enshrined in Cooperstown at the Hall of Fame. Maybe you heard of him. The only possible explanation is that the graphics person for TBS was eating lunch - specifica
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  • Orioles shut down Rangers, advance to ALDS Oct 5, 2012
    The Orioles' magical season continues. The Rangers' collapse is complete. Joe Saunders outdueled Yu Darvish in Baltimore's 5-1 wild-card victory over Texas. Next stop: The Bronx.
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  • O's punch ticket to ALDS with Wild win in Texas Oct 5, 2012
    The Orioles -- denied a proper celebration of their postseason berth in 15 years because of plane troubles -- broke out the bubbly after punching a ticket to the ALDS on Friday in Texas.
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  • The Rosters For The Wild-Card Deathmatch Games Are Pretty Wacky Oct 5, 2012
    Big baseball games coming your way: Cardinals-Braves right now, and Rangers-Orioles at 8:37 p.m. Both air on TBS, if they're not preempted by whatever Tyler Perry show was originally scheduled. These games will, if all goes according to plan, excite you…
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  • Your MLB Wild Card Death Match Open Thread Oct 5, 2012
    Hey everyone, the playoffs start tonight! We've got two do-or-die games to watch: The Cardinals are taking on the Braves at 5:07 p.m. EDT, and the Orioles are squaring off against the Rangers at 8:37 p.m. EDT. That's like, seven straight hours of baseba…
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  • 10 numbers for the Orioles-Rangers wild card Oct 5, 2012
    As the postseason opens with its first-ever wild-card games,  Alex Remington takes  a look at the statistics that might make a difference in each do-or-die contest. Next up: The American League game featuring the Baltimore Orioles visiting the Texas Ra
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  • Video - J.J. Hardy On Orioles' Win 01:23

    J.J. Hardy On Orioles' Win

    Oct 5
    Orioles run past Rangers 5-1.
  • Video - Highlight Of The Night 02:11

    Highlight Of The Night

    Oct 5
    Orioles stun Rangers at home, will face Yankees in ALDS.
  • Video - Breaking Down The Orioles' Win 02:44

    Breaking Down The Orioles' Win

    Oct 5
    Baseball Tonight breaks down the Orioles' win over the Rangers