| Aug 2, 2013
| 2:17 PM
Brian Roberts left the Orioles to be with his pregnant wife, Diana, at the hospital on Friday. The couple is expecting its first child.
Ryan Flaherty will start at second base and bat ninth in Roberts’ place.
Manager Buck Showalter said there is...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 9:03 PM
SEATTLE -- When Samuel Deduno is on the mound, Minnesota Twins first baseman Justin Morneau hears a litany of complaints from opponents.
‘‘Guys, if they ever do get to first, say, ‘Man, I don’t know what to look for off this...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 1:29 PM
The Dodgers designated catcher Ramon Hernandez for assignment Friday, which if mildly surprising, is still a good sign.
The choice came down to either sending down Tim Federowicz or designating Hernandez. And however painful, the better choice for a...
| Apr 6, 2013
| 10:45 PM
Cycling--Paris-Roubaix, 7 a.m. (NBCSN)
NHL Hockey--St. Louis Blues at Detroit Red Wings, 11:30 a.m. (NBC); Minnesota Wild at Columbus Blue Jackets, 5 p.m. (FXSP); New Jersey Devils at Buffalo Sabres, 6:30 p.m. (NBCSN)
| Mar 4, 2013
| 11:58 AM
While the Orioles aren’t actively pursuing additional starting pitching, it didn’t stop them from scouting veteran right-hander Aaron Harang in the Los Angeles Dodgers' Phoenix camp on Monday.
The Dodgers’ free-spending offseason...
| Feb 12, 2013
| 4:10 PM
Will we ever see the Giants coming?
The team Brian Sabean and Bruce Bochy put together since saying goodbye to Barry Bonds is the only National League team to win the World Series twice within three seasons since the Big Red Machine, yet the Giants...
| May 31, 2013
| 11:49 PM
MINNEAPOLIS -- Mike Pelfrey has heard it all before. He knows coming back from Tommy John surgery takes time and that pitchers often struggle in their first season back from the ligament replacement procedure.
As he continues to scuffle through his own...
| May 15, 2013
| 6:49 PM
Ugh, it’s come to this. The Dodgers, rich with starting pitching when the season began, are now so decimated they’re fishing in the baseball scrap heap.
Brace yourself: The Dodgers have signed Jonathan Sanchez. ...
| Apr 29, 2013
| 4:42 PM
Last week's ranking in parentheses
1. Rangers (4): They're 6-1 in starts by No. 5 and 6 starters Nick Tepesch and Justin Grimm. Move to the first spot because other teams ranked in the top 5 were 9-17 last week.
2. Tigers (6): Very impressive in...
| May 1, 2013
| 11:02 PM
SEATTLE – After winning three of four in Oakland to begin their season-longest 11-game road trip, the Orioles headed to Seattle looking to capture another series and, perhaps, guarantee a winning West Coast jaunt without yet stepping foot in...
| May 1, 2013
| 11:08 PM
SEATTLE -- The Orioles dropped the rubber match of their three-game series against the Seattle Mariners, 8-3, at Safeco Field on Wednesday night.
Here's what some of the key figures were saying in the clubhouse afterward:
Wei-Yin Chen on his lack...