If the Orioles are going to catch the Toronto Blue Jays, the Jays are going to have start losing.
On Tuesday night, Toronto won its ninth straight, 4-2 over the Oakland Athletics.
The Orioles begin Sunday with a 56-53 record. A year ago, the Kansas City Royals were 56-53 after 109 games.
The Orioles playoff hopes are in danger after the Toronto Blue Jays made some solid roster moves before the trade deadline.
BALTIMORE – David Price was supposed to start on Sunday against the Orioles. Instead, he’s heading to Toronto to join the Blue Jays.
First they added superstar shortstop Troy Tulowitzki, now the Toronto Blue Jays have traded for former Cy Young-winner David Price.