Orioles rely on pitching in bid to repeat as AL East champs

For the first time in 17 years, the Baltimore Orioles open a new baseball season as defending AL East champions. The Orioles can only hope for better results than in 1998, when they followed a wire-to-wire run to the division crown with a 79-83 flop – launching a franchise-record run of 14 straight losing seasons. Although Baltimore lost slugger Nelson Cruz, Gold Glove right fielder Nick …

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Orioles rely on pitching in bid to repeat as AL East champs

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