Orioles leadoff man Tim Beckham didn’t mind the 20-minute wait he had to endure in the first inning before extending his hitting streak to 12 games during a 12-5 blowout of the Athletics on Saturday night.
Tim Beckham’s two-run double capped a seven-run first inning and the Orioles cruised behind Dylan Bundy to a 12-5 win over the A’s on Saturday night at the Coliseum.
Orioles reliever Darren O’Day has waited a long time to take the field with his family’s original last name on his back.
Orioles starter Ubaldo Jimenez seemed more concerned about his high pitch count than he was about being knocked out of Friday night’s 5-4 loss to the A’s after getting hit in his right calf by a sharp grounder in the sixth inning.
Chad Pinder hit a go-ahead sacrifice fly in the eighth to cap a two-run rally for the A’s, who beat the Orioles, 5-4, Friday night at the Coliseum.
Chris Davis returned to the Orioles lineup after a day off and is batting farther down in manager Buck Showalter’s lineup than he has since 2014.
Baltimore’s Ubaldo Jimenez will attempt to win back-to-back starts for the first time this season, while A’s rookie Paul Blackburn makes his first career start against the Orioles in a matchup of right-handers Friday night at the Coliseum.
Orioles outfielder Joey Rickard was back in manager Buck Showalter’s lineup Thursday night, one day after getting hit in the head by a pitch from Angels starter Troy Scribner.
Trey Mancini hit two home runs and the Orioles went back-to-back twice en route to a 7-2 win over the A’s Thursday night at the Coliseum.
Trey Mancini’s big bat has given Orioles manager Buck Showalter a lot of flexibility with his lineup, a point the Baltimore rookie drove home emphatically yet again with two big swings during a 7-2 win over the A’s on Thursday night.
The Orioles traded right-hander Steve Johnson to the Chicago White Sox in exchange for cash considerations, the team announced on Wednesday afternoon.