by: Victor Suarez
The Baltimore Orioles have been making waves in Major League Baseball with their remarkable rebuild and impressive young talent. Climbing up the power rankings, they recently secured a significant victory by winning three out of four games against the Tampa Bay Rays, a tough divisional opponent. This victory allowed them to claim the top spot in the highly competitive AL East, a division known for its challenges.
With an impressive record of 61-38, the Orioles currently hold the best record in the American League, second only to Atlanta. This marks their first time leading the division after the All-Star break since August 2016, signaling a strong resurgence for the team.
As they leave the Gulf Coast with a two-game lead in the AL East, the Orioles are preparing for an exciting week ahead. They will face a rematch against the Philadelphia Phillies, whom they last met in the World Series back in 1983. Following that, they have a three-game series at home against the enigmatic New York Yankees.
This recent performance has sent a clear message to the rest of the league – the Orioles are a force to be reckoned with. Their current lead in the division and impressive record suggest they are on track to make their way into the playoffs for the first time in several years, and their young talent is shining brightly on the field.