battle of the beltways

Pitcher Ross Detwiler of the Washington Nationals wipes his face after being relieved against the Baltimore Orioles in the seventh inning at Nationals Park on August 4, 2014 in Washington, D.C. The Baltimore Orioles won, 7-3. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Orioles Hit 2 HRs, Rally Past Nationals 7-3

Caleb Joseph homered and drove in three runs, J.J. Hardy had four hits and the Baltimore Orioles beat the Washington Nationals 7-3 on Monday night in a duel between neighboring first-place teams.

08/04/2014

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Baltimore Sun Claims ‘Baltimore is Better’ Than D.C.

Baltimore has thrown the latest grenade in what is apparently a heated battle between the Beltway cities.

08/14/2013

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Elfin: Long Anticipated Shot At Redemption For Davey In The Battle Of The Beltways

In a rivalry that hasn’t meant much more than bragging rights, perhaps for the first time in the history of the Battle of the Beltways the Nationals and Orioles will both have something to play for. And for Nats’ manager Davey Johnson, there’s a little something extra on the line. The O’s were 98-64 in the 1997 season and haven’t won more than 79 games in any of the 14 years since firing him.

05/18/2012

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Nationals’ Winning Streak Snapped against Orioles

Jim Riggleman Post-Game Press Conference Locker Room Interviews (Ryan Zimmerman, Jayson Werth) The Washington Nationals dropped their final game in the ‘Battle of the Beltways’ series against the Baltimore Orioles on Father’s Day. A few […]

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