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Old 12-29-2013, 05:16 PM
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Originally Posted by cards press box View Post
The defense of the Orioles in the late 60's/early 70's was phenomenal. One of the unsung aspects of Earl Weaver's managerial style was his strong emphasis on defense.
Those Oriole teams of that era feasted on White Sox pitching. I don't remember the Sox winning many games against those guys but I remember a lot of 3 and 4 game sweeps by the Orioles.
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