Tristan H. Cockcroft looks at notable hitters whose September stats appear to be far different than the rest of the season.
Nolan Reimold, Ryan Flaherty and Nick Markakis hit solo home runs, sending the Baltimore Orioles over the Yankees 5-3 Saturday and stopping New York's four-game winning string.
How many challenges can the never-say-die Orioles overcome between now and the end of the regular season? The answer might be found in their upcoming road trip.
Tristan H. Cockcroft looks at the difference between slow starts and diminished skills and reassesses the value of players such as Manny Ramirez and Curtis Granderson.