This week's Yankees-Orioles showdown could be the start of an epic race for the AL East title


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The showdown starts Tuesday night. The New York Yankees host Baltimore for three games between the two clubs that have already opened up a big gap on the rest of the AL East. The Yankees are on pace to win 109 games, the Orioles 107. This could be the start of an epic AL East title race. The Yankees have the best record in baseball and the Orioles are third. The Yankees have the game's top run differential and the Orioles are second. The Orioles are No. 1 in home runs and runs per game and the Yankees are No. 2 in both categories. The Yankees lead the major leagues in ERA and the Orioles are No. 2.

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