Jones and Davis homer, but Orioles fall to Tigers, 9-8. #Birdland

Tigers claw past Orioles (0:49)

Final: Tigers 9, Orioles 8

Detroit jumped out to a 9-2 lead behind Yoenis Cespedes (3-for-5, HR, 3 RBIs) and J.D. Martinez (2-for-5, 3 RBIs) before holding off the Baltimore rally and escaping with a 1-run victory. Box score

Jones' big swing erases Tigers no-hitter

Alfredo Simon was solid the first time through the Baltimore rotation, but Adam Jones' 16th HR of the year got two runs back for the Orioles after Detroit's 5-run 4th. Baltimore still trails 7-2. Follow live

Gonzalez is gone early for Baltimore

Miguel Gonzalez's shortest start of the season is over after just 3 1/3 innings, as the Tigers pounded the Orioles SP for 5 runs on 10 hits. But Bud Norris didn't fare much better in relief, serving up a 2-run HR to Yoenis Cespedes to make it a 5-run Detroit 4th inning and a 7-0 lead. Follow live

Matter of inches scores Tigers two runs

With 2 outs in the top of the 1st and 2 on, J.D. Martinez hit a hard grounder just beyond the glove of Baltimore's Manny Machado, giving Detroit an early 2-0 lead. The Tigers tallied 4 hits in the first inning. Follow live

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Jonathan Schoop supporting his teammate and rockin the J.J. Hardy- designed "Glove" t-shirt. All fans in attendance tonight will get one. See you at The Yard! #Birdland #Orioles


Earlier today, the #Orioles hosted the second of three "Chevy Youth Baseball Clinics" taking place at Oriole Park this summer. More than 100 children from the Baltimore metro area learned the fundamentals of baseball from former Orioles. #Birdland #OPACY #OriolesREACH


"Hard work on three!" Manny Machado leads the cheer at the Baltimore City Rec and Parks PLAY Baseball Clinic at Patterson Park. #playball #orioles


#Orioles complete the sweep of Braves behind Tillman's 8.2 scoreless innings. #Birdland

Orioles down Braves (0:33)

Tillman stymies Braves in 2-0 win

Chris Tillman fell an out short of the complete game but allowed just 4 hits to guide the Orioles to their 5th straight victory. J.J. Hardy and Jonathan Schoop each hit their 7th home runs of the year for Baltimore's offense. Box score


Chris Tillman rolling past Braves

The Orioles' starter has allowed just 3 singles through 7 innings of work and has a 2-run cushion thanks to solo homers from Jonathan Schoop and J.J. Hardy. Tillman has given up 1 earned run over his past 3 starts (22 innings). Follow live


It's turned into a nice night at Oriole Park after a brief rain delay. #Birdland #Orioles #Baltimore

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Crasnick: Orioles in standstill

Teams are asking Baltimore for young pitchers Kevin Gausman and Mychal Givens in trades for an impact bat, but the O's are "holding the line" on dealing either, Jerry Crasnick reports. MLB deadline daily


On this date five years ago, Buck Showalter was hired as manager of the Baltimore Orioles. #Birdland #BUCKleUp

Davis shines for O's

Chris Davis took things into his own hands Tuesday night, launching two bombs to carry the Orioles over the Braves. The streaky lefty's powerful bat landed him among the day's top performers. Kahrl: Tuesday's Top 5

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Slugger Chris Davis powers an Orioles rebound

Chris Davis hit two home runs to deliver the Orioles to their fourth straight win and move them to within two games of the AL's No. 2 wild-card spot.

2015 Team Stats

  • Batting
  • Pitching
Batting Average.25314th
On Base Percentage.30821st
Slugging Percentage.4197th
Earned Run Average3.7214th
Quality Starts4723rd


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