O's home openers through the years

This year the Orioles will host their sixty-first home opener, a game they have won 67 percent of the time. Below, you can investigate every home opener since the St. Louis Browns moved to Baltimore in 1954 to see which ones they won or lost, by how many runs, and in front of how many fans.
  • Chronological
  • By outcome
April 15, 1954
3 - 1
WIN
vs. Chicago White Sox
Attendance: 46,354 at Memorial Stadium
1954 record: 54-100
Finished: 7th in the AL
Manager: Jimmy Dykes
Outcome
Win =
= Loss
Lost by
1-2 runs =

3-5 =

6+ =
Won by
= 1-2 runs
= 3-5
= 6+
People attended
Below 20,000 =

20,000 to 30,000 =

30,000 to 40,000 =
= 40,000 to 50,000
= 50,000+
Show years with postseason
= Made playoffs
= Made World Series
Some findings:
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Interactive by Greg Kohn
All statistics courtesy of www.baseball-reference.com