Summer Sale! Get unlimited digital access for 13 weeks for $13.
Orioles Insider
Sports Orioles Orioles Insider

Errors piling up for the Orioles

After committing two errors Thursday, the Orioles went into Friday’s game in Anaheim with 74 errors this season, most in the majors.

The Orioles are on pace to total 146 errors this season, which would tie them for the third highest total in club history (1959). Only the 1955 (167) and 1954 teams (147) committed more. Those were the Orioles first two seasons in Baltimore after moving from St. Louis.

Around the horn

Right fielder Nick Markakis will begin a minor-league rehab assignment Saturday playing for Double-A Bowie. … In his first start for Triple-A Norfolk, Brian Matusz threw a four-hit shutout against Charlotte. … First baseman Mark Reynolds was back in the lineup Friday after taking a pitch to the hand Thursday. He had an ugly bruise on his palm. … The Orioles’ seven runs Thursday were the most they’ve scored in a road game since plating eight on June 5 in Boston. In 11 road games since, the team averaged 2.36 runs and was hitting .174/.243/.240. … The Orioles entered Friday with a 6-10 record against the AL West. They have winning records against the AL East (17-15), AL Central (10-6) and the NL (11-7).

Copyright © 2015, The Baltimore Sun
Related Content
  • Orioles in April

    Orioles in April

    Browse pictures of Orioles baseball games in April 2015.

  • Orioles Opening Day at Camden Yards

    Orioles Opening Day at Camden Yards

    Look through photos from Orioles Opening Day festivities at Camden Yards on April 10. The Orioles will face the Toronto Blue Jays in their 62nd home opener in Baltimore. 

  • Orioles player salaries for 2015

    Orioles player salaries for 2015

    With the 2015 baseball season just underway, USA Today has released its annual comprehensive list of player salaries. The publication gathers the data from "documents obtained from the MLB Players Association, club officials and filed with Major League Baseball's central office. Deferred payments...

  • All-Time Greatest Orioles

    All-Time Greatest Orioles

    In the six decades since they returned to the American League, 982 players have suited up for the Orioles. Who are the all-time best? Here are The Baltimore Sun's picks — six men at each position, except outfield and starting pitcher (nine apiece). We ranked the top six managers, too, from 1954...

  • Orioles Season Preview 2015

    Orioles Season Preview 2015

  • Orioles Insider

    Orioles Insider

Comments
Loading
88°