| Jun 22, 2014
| 10:40 AM
San Diego Padres reliever Alex Torres became the first pitcher to wear a protective padded cap during Saturday night's game against the Los Angeles Dodgers.
Major League Baseball approved the caps in January after testing several prototypes.
| Jun 23, 2014
| 1:45 PM
Didn't San Diego reliever Alex Torres look adorable Saturday night, out there pitching against the Dodgers in that oversize cap just like a little kid wearing his dad's gear?
Not the look he was going for?
Well, how about trend-setting, like maybe...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 8:37 PM
Chris Davis’ ninth-inning heroics Monday night masked the reality of just how bad the Orioles had been with runners in scoring position in that game.
Their offense Tuesday wasn’t afforded a similar bailout -- although it came close -- in a...
| Jun 29, 2014
| 5:18 PM
If Brian Matusz had won the matchup with the Tampa Bay Rays’ James Loney in the sixth inning, the rest of the Orioles’ game Sunday afternoon could have looked a lot different.
But Loney hit a double, and Orioles manager Buck Showalter...
| Mar 22, 2014
| 4:06 PM
PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. — Orioles right-hander Ubaldo Jimenez overcame a rocky first inning to allow two runs over five hits over six innings in a 3-3, 10-inning tie with the Tampa Bay Rays on Saturday afternoon at Charlotte Sports Park.
| Mar 27, 2014
| 1:38 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. – The rain has subsided here at the Ed Smith Stadium complex, and it appears we’re going to play tonight as the Orioles are scheduled to host the Tampa Bay Rays at 7:05 p.m.
Right-hander Ubaldo Jimenez will make his final...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 1:18 PM
SARASOTA, FLA. – Orioles outfielder Nelson Cruz, who was hit in the helmet by a pitch during Thursday’s Grapefruit League finale and was forced out of the game, is feeling better today and will be ready for Opening Day on Monday.
| Feb 11, 2014
| 1:53 PM
We're barrelling toward Valentine's Day, so love is in the air ... and in the water? Tampa Bay Rays pitcher Alex Cobb proposed to girlfriend Kelly Reynolds with an assist from a dolphin at Discovery Cove, SeaWorld Orlando's day resort, last weekend. The...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 3:00 AM
BOSTON -- The Orioles head to Tampa Bay for a four-game series against the Rays with their season on the line.
The Rays are tied with the Rangers for the two AL wild-card spots. If the Orioles leave Tropicana Field on Monday night having won three of...
| Sep 21, 2013
| 11:55 AM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – A few minutes after 2 a.m. on Saturday morning, shortly after the Orioles lost the longest game, time-wise, in the franchise’s history, manager Buck Showalter informally canvassed a few of veterans to see whether they...
| Sep 21, 2013
| 4:13 PM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – It was perhaps an unfair test, especially with outstanding right-hander Alex Cobb on the mound for the Tampa Bay Rays, but the bleary-eyed, sleep-deprived Orioles had a chance Saturday afternoon to make a statement in a once-...