Tag Archive: JJ hardy

Aug 06

Baltimore's Bats Come Alive in 9-3 Victory Over Toronto

The Baltimore Orioles beat the Toronto Blue Jays 9-3 Tuesday night to extend their division lead over their Canadian foes to five games. Bud Norris picked up the victory for the O’s, as the Oriole starter threw 5 1/3 innings, giving up 7 hits, 2 ER, 2 walks, and striking out 6 batters. While the …

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Watch: Hardy's fourth homer

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Watch: Hardy's third homer

Jul 07

That Bucky Dent homer and beating Boston this week

That 1978 Boston Red Sox club was loaded. Jim Rice had an incredible year leading the AL in homers (46), RBI’s (139), hits (213), triples (13) and also at-bats and games. Fred Lynn, Dwight Evans and Carlton Fisk all hit 20 or more homers. And that was the season that needed an extra game to …

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Jul 04

Beating Yu Darwish and now the first-place Birds

It’s easy to forget that well-traveled Joe Saunders pitched a big game for Baltimore in 2012. It was the strange one-game playoff game in 2012. Clearly the Orioles were a big underdog in Texas on Friday Oct. 6th. The Japanese sensation Yu Darwish would pitch for Texas. But what the heck, we were back in …

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Watch: Hardy's second homer

Jun 22

Big comeback in 1964; and the almost sweep in New York

Ah, the 1964 baseball season. The last great hurrah from the Yankees. Just maybe Mickey Mantle and Roger Maris were on their last legs. New York won the most games in the American League (99) and had a winning record over every AL team except the Orioles. That was year that the great Brooks Robinson …

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Watch: Hardy's first homer

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Watch: Hardy's Omazing catch

Apr 22

And Chris Davis was the winning pitcher (Red Sox series)

It was only a few years back. But it’s such a nutty game it’s worth visiting again. It’s a Sunday in early May and the Birds are in Fenway Park. Get this, the starting pitcher is Tommy Hunter. Yes, the same pitcher who closed off the Red Sox in a scary game on Monday. It’s …

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