Manager: Sam Perlozzo, Dave Trembley

Most Valuable Oriole: Nick Markakis

Batting leader: Nick Markakis (.300)

Home run leader: Nick Markakis (23)

RBI leader: Nick Markakis (112)

Wins leader: Erik Bedard (13)

ERA leader: Erik Bedard (3.16)

Notable: In his second major league season, Markakis led the Orioles in most statistical categories. With a 13-5 record and 221 strikeouts, Opening Day starter Erik Bedard finished fifth in the voting for the AL Cy Young Award.

2008

Record: 68-93

Place: Fifth in AL East

Manager: Dave Trembley

Most Valuable Oriole: Aubrey Huff

Batting leader: Nick Markakis (.306)

Home run leader: Aubrey Huff (32)

RBI leader: Aubrey Huff (108)

Wins leader: Jeremy Guthrie (10)

ERA leader: Jeremy Guthrie (3.63)

Notable: The Orioles traded shortstop Miguel Tejada in December 2007 to the Houston Astros for five players, including outfielder Luke Scott and left-hander Troy Patton, then dealt Bedard two months later to the Seattle Mariners for five players, including center fielder Adam Jones and right-hander Chris Tillman.

2009