Aug. 23, 2001: The
Aug. 24, 1983: In a game that punctuates the Orioles' championship season, Tippy
Aug. 25, 1970: Dave McNally stops the
Aug. 25, 1961: His infield single isn't much to look at, but Dave Philley, 41, sets a major league record with his 23rd pinch hit of the season in the Orioles' 5-2 victory at Minnesota. Philley sends a topper toward third base, which the
Aug. 25, 1937: Despite heavy rains that turn the track to mud, 4,000 race fans show up on opening day of Marlboro Race Course's 10-day card at the annual Southern Maryland Fair in Prince George's County.
Aug. 22, 1916: The Orioles' Roy Hartzell hits a home run under the fence in center field, giving Baltimore a 5-4 victory at Buffalo in an International League game. Hartzell's hit bounds through a hole in the fence, and umpires rule it a round-tripper, to the dismay of the home team.
Aug. 24, 1960: Orioles Hall of Famer Cal Ripken Jr.