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Top 20 Oriole Park Classics

What are the 20 greatest games in the history of Oriole Park at Camden Yards? Beginning Feb. 12, highlights will be available here on OriolePark.com. Check back here to see the countdown unfold, and be sure to catch full games on MASN.

Game 20: April 1, 2002
The Orioles spoil Roger Clemens' Yankees debut on Opening Day. Tony Batista hits a grand slam, and the Orioles score eight runs off Clemens en route to a 10-3 win. Later that evening, the University of Maryland Terrapins win the NCAA men's basketball tournament, topping off a memorable day in Charm City.

Game 19: June 14, 2000
Brady Anderson, pinch-running for Cal Ripken, scores from second on Delino DeShields' single in the bottom of the ninth to give the Orioles an 11-10 comeback win over the Rangers. The Orioles had scored four runs in the eighth inning to tie the game.

Game 18: June 3, 1997
Rafael Palmeiro hits a two-run homer in the 10th inning to give the Orioles a come-from-behind, walk-off win against the Yankees, 7-5. Mike Bordick's two-run, two-out single in the seventh had tied the game.

Game 17: May 14, 2006
Trailing the Royals by three runs in the ninth, the Orioles score four times - three with two outs - on three walks and three singles for an 8-7 win. Kevin Millar's pinch-hit single drives in the game-winner.

Game 16: May 27, 2009
The Orioles come back twice to beat Toronto, 12-10, in 11 innings. The O's score five runs in the eighth to tie the game, 8-8, and after the Blue Jays take a 10-8 lead in the 11th, Luke Scott knocks an RBI single before Nolan Reimold hits a three-run walk-off homer.

Game 15: Aug. 26, 1996
The Orioles blow an 8-3 lead but still come back to beat Oakland, 12-11, in 10 innings. Brady Anderson triples in a two-run ninth inning that ties the score at 10 and triples again to tie the game in the 11th before scoring the winning run on a walk to Cal Ripken.

Game 14: July 15, 1996
With the Orioles trailing Toronto by three in the ninth, Bobby Bonilla hits a game-tying three-run homer and Chris Hoiles follows three batters later with a two-run blast to win the game.

Game 13: June 22, 1996
In a nationally televised game on FOX, the Orioles score all five of their runs in the ninth on three homers to beat the Royals, 5-3. After Rafael Palmeiro and Bobby Bonilla go back-to-back to tie the game, Mark Smith wins it with a two-run shot.

Game 12: May 30, 1997
Mike Mussina comes within two outs of perfection before settling for a one-hit shutout in beating Cleveland, 3-0. Sandy Alomar's single to left with one out in the ninth gives the Indians their only baserunner.

Game 11: Sept. 6, 1996
Eddie Murray hits his 500th career home run, becoming only the third player in history (along with Hank Aaron and Willie Mays) with 3,000 hits and 500 homers. Murray's homer comes in the seventh inning of a game the Orioles would go on to lose, 5-4 to Detroit in 12 innings.

Game 10: Sept. 5, 1995
Cal Ripken ties the immortal Lou Gehrig with his 2,130th consecutive game played. The Orioles hit six home runs -- including one by Ripken himself -- and beat the Angels, 8-0.

Game 9: July 25, 1999
On MLB's "Turn Ahead the Clock Day," Albert Belle -- donning a "futuristic" Orioles uniform -- hits his third home run of the afternoon, tying the game in the ninth after the Orioles had trailed, 7-3, in the seventh inning. Cal Ripken's 11th-inning single gives the Orioles an 8-7 win.

Game 8: Sept. 28, 2007
With the Orioles tied with New York in the 10th inning, Melvin Mora surprises the Yankees with a two-out, bases-loaded bunt single to score Tike Redman with the game-winning run. Jay Payton had tied the game at 9 in the ninth with a two-out, bases-loaded triple.

Game 7: March 31, 2003
On an Opening Day featuring sun, rain and snow, the Orioles outlast the Indians, 6-5, in 13 innings. The Indians score twice on a ball lost amid the snowflakes, but the Orioles -- who tied the game for a second time in the 12th on a two-out passed ball -- finally win on Gary Matthews's single in the 13th.

Game 6: Oct. 5, 1997
With his team leading Seattle two games to one in the ALDS, Orioles manager Davey Johnson starts Jerome Walton and Jeff Reboulet instead of Rafael Palmeiro and Roberto Alomar vs. Randy Johnson. The tactic works, as Reboulet homers in the first inning and the Orioles go on to win, 3-1, to clinch the series and advance to the ALCS.

Game 5: June 30, 2009
The Orioles stage the biggest comeback in club history to beat the Red Sox, 11-10. Trailing Boston, 10-1, in the seventh, the Orioles score five runs in that inning and five more in the eighth to win.

Game 4: April 6, 1992
The Ballpark That Forever Changed Baseball is christened. Rick Sutcliffe throws a nifty five-hit shutout as the Orioles beat the Indians, 2-0, on Opening Day in the first game ever at Camden Yards.

Game 3: Sept. 28, 2011
Down to their final strike of the season, the Orioles score twice with two outs in the ninth to beat the Red Sox and dash Boston's postseason hopes. Nolan Reimold doubles in the tying run, and Robert Andino singles in the game-winner.

Game 2: May 17, 1996
With the Orioles trailing Seattle by three runs with two outs, Chris Hoiles hits a two-strike grand slam to beat the Mariners, 14-13. It is only the 12th sudden-death grand slam with two outs in Major League history.

Game 1: Sept. 6, 1995
Cal Ripken Jr. breaks Lou Gehrig's record by playing in his 2,131st straight game.