As the Orioles search for a top executive stretches on, the work former Red Sox general manager Ben Cherington did in building the 2018 World Series champion should stand out for how he ran a complete organization before his dismissal.
Steve Pearce, who has played for all five American League East teams, including the Orioles, is named World Series MVP after helping the Boston Red Sox defeat the Los Angeles Dodgers in the 2018 World Series.
The Orioles¿ scheduled interleague series opener against the Los Angeles Dodgers on Friday, which was postponed by inclement weather, will be made up as part of a split day-night doubleheader on Saturday at 1:05 and 7:05 p.m.
Chen threw one of his best games of the year against the Red Sox in Fenway Park on June 6, allowing one runs on seven hits over seven innings in a 2-1 win over Boston, outpitching Josh Beckett, who he will be pitching against tonight.
Orioles manager Buck Showalter said he doesn't pay attention to the standings until August. For the past 14 years, Orioles fans haven't had the need to, their team usually already long out of contention by this time of the year.
Robert Andino and the Orioles are not stopping to look back at last year's walk-off win over the Red Sox in the regular-season finale. As the team faces Boston for the first time since Andino's big hit, it says its focus is on 2012.
Right-hander Armando Galarraga, who is hoping to make the Orioles after missing much of last season because of injury, tired after a solid early performance and ended up allowing four runs in four innings as the Boston Red Sox beat the Orioles, 7-4, in a split-squad game at JetBlue Park.