Monthly Archives: July 2016

The 1966 Orioles: “The Kookiest Cast of Characters Who Ever Called Themselves a Ball Club”

Throughout the 2016 season Roar from 34 will use Flashback Fridays to remember the 1966 Baltimore Orioles and to honor the 50th anniversary of the franchise’s first World Series title. See the previous installments here.  The Orioles earned their way into Time magazine … Continue reading

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How Do the 2016 Orioles Stack Up to Past O’s Playoff Teams?

The Orioles enter the All-Star break in first place in the American League East with a chance to claim their 13th postseason berth since arriving in Baltimore in 1954. How do the 2016 Orioles stack up to those previous dozen … Continue reading

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Mark Trumbo Could Put the Orioles in Rare Company for Home Runs

The Baltimore Orioles could become only the third franchise to claim three different players with 50-homer seasons.* Mark Trumbo enters the All Star break leading the majors  with 28 home runs in 87 games. He’s on pace to eclipse 50 homers and could challenge … Continue reading

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