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Hard to say the Yanks are a Goliath vs. O'sUpdated Oct 6, 2012 Share TweetThe New York Yankees and the Baltimore Orioles were 9-9 in the 2012 regular season. It is difficult to see from those numbers which team is the obvious Goliath, which is the natural David.
Chen, Gonzo tabbed to face Yanks in Games 2, 3Updated Oct 6, 2012 Share TweetThe Orioles will tab rookie starters Wei-Yin Chen and Miguel Gonzalez to start in Games 2 and 3, respectively, in the American League Division Series against the New York Yankees.
Hammel healthy and ready for Game 1 startUpdated Oct 6, 2012 Share TweetJason Hammel will make his first start in nearly a month on Sunday, as the Orioles will call on the right-hander for Game 1 of their American League Division Series clash against the Yankees in Baltimore.Share TweetDuring the Orioles' 14 straight seasons of missing the playoffs, their opponents in the A.L. division series, the Yankees, made it 13 times and won 18 postseason series.Source: nytimes.com
Yankees vs. Orioles ALDS: Derek Jeter enters another postseason on top of the world, and his gameUpdated Oct 6, 2012 Share TweetA prominent member of the Yankees organization recently was sizing up the 2012 season, addressing a point about Derek Jeter’s day-to-day brilliance that he thought would be best made anonymously.Source: nydailynews.com
Yankees vs. Orioles ALDS: The window of opportunity is closing for Yankees, who need Robinson Cano to be the man now and in theUpdated Oct 6, 2012 Share TweetAt 29, Robinson Cano is not only the Yankees’ “man” now, he’s also their “man” of the future. With A-Rod and Derek Jeter both in their late 30s, and Nick Swisher likely to be gone as a free agent this winter, the window of opportunity is rapidSource: nydailynews.com
Orioles-Yankees can't be viewed as mismatchUpdated Oct 6, 2012 Share TweetThe central issue here becomes not whether this is an improbable meeting. The central issue is that there is reason to expect that Orioles vs. Yankees should be a terrific Division Series.