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Celebrating playoff berth, Orioles look back at 'grind' season and ahead to Toronto

Celebrating playoff berth, Orioles look back at 'grind' season and ahead to Toronto

Before they sprayed champagne and Budweiser throughout the visiting clubhouse of Yankee Stadium on Sunday evening, the Orioles' on-field celebration of their third trip to the playoffs in five years was a muted one.

After a 5-2 win over the New York Yankees in the final game of the regular season, their postgame handshake line didn't resemble anything out of the ordinary.

"It's not a division title," said center fielder Adam Jones, yelling over a blasting sound system, with ski goggles raised over his forehead. "When we won the division in 2014, we were celebrating out there like crazy. But we know it's a stepping stone, and I think what we did was, we respected...

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