On Sunday, the Orioles escaped Oakland – their house of horrors – and avoided a three-game sweep.
Two of three would have been nice, but not getting swept was paramount.
Now the Orioles step into a stretch in which they have to dominate. Their next dozen games are against sub.500 teams. That span (of 13) started Monday, when they pounded the
They have two more here at
The Yankees (83-63) have a slightly easier schedule. They were off Monday and now play nine of their remaining 16 games at home. And they also have only one winning team remaining, the wild card leading Oakland A’s. Otherwise, the Yankees have Toronto for seven, Minnesota for three (at
The schedule sets up nicely for the Orioles. Let's see if they can take advantage of some down teams.