Orioles' Ryan Flaherty, Nick Hundley starting in Game 3 vs. David Price

DETROIT – The Orioles are one win away from advancing to the American League Championship Series as they prepare to face the Detroit Tigers in Game 3 of the AL Division Series on Sunday afternoon at Comerica Park.

If the Orioles do sweep the Tigers, it would mark their first playoff sweep since the 1971 ALCS win, three-games-to-none, over the Oakland Athletics.

Left-handed-hitting Ryan Flaherty will start at third base against Tigers left-hander David Price. Nick Hundley will start at catcher after Caleb Joseph started Game 2.

Price, who the Orioles know well from his days with the Tampa Bay Rays, only faced them once this season. While pitching for Tampa Bay on May 8, he allowed three runs and nine hits in five innings in a 3-1 loss.

Here are the starting lineups for both teams:


Nick Markakis RF
Steve Pearce 1B
Adam Jones CF
Nelson Cruz DH
Delmon Young LF
J.J. Hardy SS
Nick Hundley C
Ryan Flaherty 3B
Jonathan Schoop 2B
Bud Norris RHP


Ian Kinsler 2B
Torii Hunter RF
Miguel Cabrera 1B
Victor Martinez DH
J.D. Martinez LF
Alex Avila C
Nick Castellanos 3B
Andrew Romine SS
Don Kelly CF
David Price LHP

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