Despite playing just 20 games in the second half before undergoing season-ending surgery on his right knee, third baseman Manny Machado's jersey was the 12th most-popular since the All-Star break this season, according to MLB.com online sales. Center fielder Adam Jones had the 15th most-popular jersey in the second half. Also, Orioles merchandise sales through MLB.com and Orioles.com in September are up 854 percent over this time last season. … The Orioles recorded 15 or more hits in back-to-back games for the first time ever on the road against the Yankees on Tuesday and Wednesday. The Orioles have recorded 15 or more hits in consecutive games two times at home (May 26-July 3, 1956 and Aug. 24-25, 1962). … Right-hander Chris Tillman, scheduled to start Friday in Toronto, is 8-0 with a 4.19 ERA in 15 road starts this season, nine of which were quality starts. In 13 career starts against the Blue Jays, Tillman is 4-5 with a 3.98 ERA, and he is 2-3 with a 5.79 ERA in seven starts at the Rogers Centre.