Writing at Sports on Earth on the occasion of the Orioles’ clinching
BALTIMORE – The Orioles were hoping to further reduce their magic number on Saturday. It didn’t happen.
New York Yankees (75-71) vs. Baltimore Orioles (88-59), Oriole Park at Camden Yards, 1:05 p.m.
BOSTON – The Orioles are closing in on their first American League East title in 17 years.
Kevin Gausman, who started Saturday’s game, could be one of the most versatile options for the postseason.