Since the Orioles' flight into Baltimore, stars from Brooks Robinson to Miguel Tejada have shot across baseball's stratosphere.
This swingin' team keeps the hits flying. Out of the park. Off the charts. How high?
To the world title in 1966, starring Frank Robinson.
To baseball's top in 1970, thanks to MVP Boog Powell.
To a third world crown in 1983, with Rick Dempsey putting on a show.
To a consecutive-game record, performed by Cal Ripken Jr.
To a baseball-best six All-Star Game MVPs, including Roberto Alomar.
Orioles fans! Come get your fill of their thrills, smash hits, and sky-high spirit right here.
Bucky Fox catches the Orioles' action in his third baseball book. His first was on the Mets, who play in his native New York. His second covered the Angels, who compete in his current home, Orange County. You can find his lineup of work at BuckyFox.com.