- The Orioles won their lengthiest game since 2013, a 6-4 win over the Dodgers in 14 innings in front of an announced crowd of 40,899.
- As the Orioles made their first trip to Dodger Stadium in 12 years, Monday's series opener played out like a predictable Hollywood script.
- Two years after defecting from Cuba to Mexico, Triple-A Norfolk outfielder Dariel Alvarez is one of the Orioles' rising position prospects, combining a steady glove in the outfield with an electrifying plate presence.
- There's a distinct dichotomy that surrounds Orioles center fielder Adam Jones in Baltimore. He is the club's most consistent performer and surely one of its most ardent community ambassadors. And yet he also receives the most criticism from fans for his play.