|Aug. 25 9:53 PM PT10:53 PM MT11:53 PM CT12:53 AM ET0:53 ET4:53 GMT12:53 9:53 PM MST11:53 PM EST12:23 AM VEN8:53 UAE11:53 PM CT-Britton's remarkable streak of 43 consecutive games without allowing an earned run ended before he shut down a ninth-inning rally to help the Orioles hold off the Washington Nationals for a 10-8 victory Wednesday night.
Analysis: Britton allowed a single to Bryce Harper and an RBI double to Anthony Rendon. It was the first earned run Britton has given up since April 30. His string of 43 games without one is the longest since the earned run became official more than 100 years ago.
|Aug. 22 6:58 PM PT7:58 PM MT8:58 PM CT9:58 PM ET21:58 ET1:58 GMT9:58 6:58 PM MST8:58 PM EST9:28 PM VEN5:58 UAE (+1)8:58 PM CT-Britton's case for the Cy Young improved a little more Monday as he worked a perfect ninth for his league-leading 38th save in as many chances.
Analysis: The left-hander has not allowed an earned run in 43 games since April 30 and has a 0.53 ERA this season. Britton has allowed three hits and struck out 16 over 12 2/3 innings in his last 15 appearances.
|Aug. 14 5:24 PM PT6:24 PM MT7:24 PM CT8:24 PM ET20:24 ET0:24 GMT8:24 5:24 PM MST7:24 PM EST7:54 PM VEN4:24 UAE (+1)7:24 PM CT-Another appearance, another save for Britton, who worked a scoreless ninth for his 37th save in as many chances Sunday to preserve an 8-7 win over the Giants.
Analysis: Britton extended the longest save streak for a left-hander in major league history and lowered his ERA to 0.54. Since last allowing an earned run on April 30, he has given up 19 hits in 40 innings while walking 14 and striking out 46.
|Aug. 11 4:33 PM PT5:33 PM MT6:33 PM CT7:33 PM ET19:33 ET23:33 GMT7:33 4:33 PM MST6:33 PM EST7:03 PM VEN3:33 UAE (+1)6:33 PM CT-Britton recorded his AL-leading 34th save in as many chances Thursday, working a scoreless ninth in a 9-6 win at Oakland.
Analysis: Britton lowered his ERA to 0.56. Since last allowing an earned run on April 30, he has given up 18 hits in 38 innings while walking 13 and striking out 43.
|Aug. 3 6:53 PM PT7:53 PM MT8:53 PM CT9:53 PM ET21:53 ET1:53 GMT9:53 6:53 PM MST8:53 PM EST9:23 PM VEN5:53 UAE (+1)8:53 PM CT-Britton notched his AL-leading 33rd save in as many opportunities with a scoreless ninth in a 3-2 win over Texas on Wednesday.
Analysis: Since last allowing an earned run on April 30, he has given up 16 hits in 35 2/3 innings while walking 11 and striking out 39.
|July 22 7:21 PM PT8:21 PM MT9:21 PM CT10:21 PM ET22:21 ET2:21 GMT10:21 7:21 PM MST9:21 PM EST9:51 PM VEN6:21 UAE (+1)9:21 PM CT-Britton worked yet another scoreless inning in Monday's 3-2 win over Cleveland.
Analysis: Britton is 31 for 31 in save opportunities and lowered his ERA to 0.63. Since last allowing an earned run on April 30, he has given up 16 hits in 32 1/3 innings while walking nine and striking out 37.
|July 15 7:31 PM PT8:31 PM MT9:31 PM CT10:31 PM ET22:31 ET2:31 GMT10:31 7:31 PM MST9:31 PM EST10:01 PM VEN6:31 UAE (+1)9:31 PM CT-Britton improved to 28 for 28 in save opportunities Friday.
Analysis: The left-hander hasn't allowed an earned run in his last 28 2/3 innings, striking out 32 and allowing 16 hits and nine walks over that stretch.
|July 9 6:12 PM PT7:12 PM MT8:12 PM CT9:12 PM ET21:12 ET1:12 GMT9:12 6:12 PM MST8:12 PM EST8:42 PM VEN5:12 UAE (+1)8:12 PM CT-Britton remained perfect in save opportunities this season after working a perfect ninth to close out Saturday's 3-2 win over the Angels.
Analysis: The AL All-Star is now 26 for 26 in save chances and has gone 26 2/3 innings since last allowing an earned run April 30. With a 0.76 ERA and .157 batting average against, there may not be a more dominant closer in the game right now.
|July 5 4:56 PM PT5:56 PM MT6:56 PM CT7:56 PM ET19:56 ET23:56 GMT7:56 4:56 PM MST6:56 PM EST7:26 PM VEN3:56 UAE (+1)6:56 PM CT-Britton was named an All-Star for the second time Tuesday after also making it last season.
Analysis: The Orioles closer earned his 24th save in as many chances Tuesdays, striking out two in a scoreless ninth inning against the Dodgers. Britton leads the AL in saves and has a 0.78 ERA.
|June 15 10:33 AM PT11:33 AM MT12:33 PM CT1:33 PM ET13:33 ET17:33 GMT1:33 10:33 AM MST12:33 PM EST1:03 PM VEN21:33 UAE12:33 PM CT-Britton struck out two of the three batters he faced en route to an AL-leading 20th save in Tuesday's 3-2 win at Fenway Park.
Analysis: Britton has been outstanding for the Orioles, converting 14 consecutive save opportunities. He hasn't allowed a run while striking out 19 over 18 innings in his last 16 appearances.
|June 10 10:11 AM PT11:11 AM MT12:11 PM CT1:11 PM ET13:11 ET17:11 GMT1:11 10:11 AM MST12:11 PM EST12:41 PM VEN21:11 UAE12:11 PM CT-Britton threw a perfect ninth inning for the third straight appearance Thursday as he improved to 19-for-19 in save opportunities.
Analysis: Britton has not allowed a run in 16 1/3 innings since the beginning of May, yielding just five hits and three walks.
|May 1 11:03 PM PT12:03 AM MT1:03 AM CT2:03 AM ET2:03 ET6:03 GMT14:03 11:03 PM MST1:03 AM EST1:33 AM VEN10:03 UAE1:03 AM CT-Britton left Saturday's game after injuring his ankle.
Analysis: The Baltimore closer returned to the mound Thursday against the Yankees.
|Feb. 6 11:44 PM PT12:44 AM MT1:44 AM CT2:44 AM ET2:44 ET7:44 GMT15:44 12:44 AM MST2:44 AM EST3:14 AM VEN11:44 UAE1:44 AM CT-Britton has agreed to terms on a $6.75 million contract for 2016, avoiding arbitration.
Analysis: The agreement was reached Friday. Britton was asking for $7.9 million and Baltimore countered with a $5.6 million offer before a compromise was reached. He made $3,525,000 last season. Britton went 4-1 with 36 saves in 40 opportunities last year. The left-hander had a 1.92 ERA and 79 strikeouts compared to only 14 walks.
|2011||Bal||11||11||0 - 0||28||28||0||154.1||162||93||79||12||62||3||97||1.45||4.61|
|2012||Bal||5||3||0 - 0||12||11||0||60.1||61||37||34||6||32||3||53||1.54||5.07|
|2013||Bal||2||3||0 - 0||8||7||0||40.0||52||23||22||4||17||1||18||1.73||4.95|
|2014||Bal||3||2||37 - 41||71||0||0||76.1||46||17||14||4||23||0||62||0.90||1.65|
|2015||Bal||4||1||36 - 40||64||0||0||65.2||51||16||14||3||14||1||79||0.99||1.92|
|2016||Bal||2||1||38 - 38||54||0||0||51.1||25||6||3||1||16||3||61||0.80||0.53|
|Career||27||21||111 - 119||237||46||0||448.0||397||192||166||30||164||11||370||1.25||3.33|
|2014||Bal||Total||0||0||2 - 2||6||0||0||4.2||5||2||2||0||5||2||5||3.86|
|LDS||0||0||2 - 2||3||0||0||2.1||2||1||1||0||1||1||2||3.86|
|LCS||0||0||0 - 0||3||0||0||2.1||3||1||1||0||4||1||3||3.86|
|Career||0||0||2 - 2||6||0||0||4.2||5||2||2||0||5||2||5||3.86|