Orioles celebrated a division title 45 years ago — with spirit
PARTY GOERS — A few of the boys whooped it up as Orioles clinched Eastern Division title. Pouring the traditional champagne toasts are (left to right), Billy Hunter, Dave McNally, Boog Powell, Mark Belanger, Brooks Robinson. (Sept. 14, 1969, Baltimore Sun photo)
The Orioles’ Sept. 16, 2014, victory over the Blue Jays at Oriole Park at Camden Yards was especially delicious because it was the first time the team had clinched the American League East with a victory at home.