With chance at AL's top seed, Orioles look for ways to rest some key players

With chance at AL's top seed, Orioles look for ways to rest some key players 

After clinching the American League East title Tuesday, the Orioles are in a bit of a baseball limbo: Do they try to earn the AL's top seed, or do they focus on resting some key players?

Making major league debut, Christian Walker says he's 'happy to be here' 

Making major league debut, Christian Walker says he's 'happy to be here'

On Wednesday against the Toronto Blue Jays, Orioles prospect Christian Walker was in the club's starting lineup, batting seventh and playing first base in his major league debut.

Fans join in celebration as Orioles win first AL East title since 1997

The Orioles clinching a division title had been inevitable for weeks. But for fans who'd waited 17 years to reclaim bragging rights in the American League East, witnessing the actual moment at Camden Yards Tuesday night seemed essential.

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Suspended Orioles infielder Chris Davis helps at scene of bad accident Monday

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Delmon Young 'fortunate enough' to keep making playoff appearances

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MLB to review Blue Jays pitcher Marcus Stroman's pitch at Caleb Joseph's head 

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