| Aug 16, 2014
| 9:53 PM
Last week’s ranking in parentheses, statistics are through Friday’s games:
1. DODGERS: Only NL team with two triples from catchers (Butera, Olivo). Of course, catchers are also below .200. (3)
2. ANGELS: All this with little from Josh...
| Aug 17, 2014
| 3:38 PM
CLEVELAND -- Televisions in the Orioles’ clubhouse have shown the Little League World Series recently, and the major leaguers have been paying attention.
But no Orioles player may be more interested than 22-year-old second baseman Jonathan Schoop....
| Aug 18, 2014
| 1:56 PM
CHICAGO – The Orioles open a three-game series against the Chicago White Sox on the South Side tonight at U.S. Cellular Field.
The Orioles are coming off their first series loss since dropping two of three in Oakland on July 18-20, and they have...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 1:28 PM
NEW YORK — Shane Greene pitched eight-plus outstanding innings to lead the Yankees to a 1-0 victory in the finale of a four-game series with the Detroit Tigers on Thursday afternoon.
Greene (3-1) continued an impressive run of starting pitching by...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 4:13 PM
NEW YORK -- Starting pitching was expected to dominate this week at Yankee Stadium by at least one team.
That team was the New York Yankees, whose patchwork rotation dominated despite having four opening day starters on the disabled list.
| Aug 4, 2014
| 7:42 PM
Jacoby Ellsbury had two hits and an RBI and Brandon McCarthy pitched effectively into the sixth inning as the Yankees defeated the Detroit Tigers 2-1 Monday in the opener of a four-game series at Yankee Stadium.
Brett Gardner had two hits and scored on ...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 7:25 PM
It’s almost hard to get your arms around. Three years ago, the Orioles were a divisional doormat with a 14-year losing streak and a frustrated fan base that didn’t know if the franchise would ever figure out which way was up.
Six months ago,...
| Sep 14, 2014
The American League Central also-rans faced each other in a Saturday doubleheader at U.S. Cellular Field.
Jose Quintana struck out a career-high 13 batters in the first game to help the Sox to a 5-1 victory over the Twins.
"I like when I...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 9:07 PM
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Clay Buchholz pitched effectively into the eighth inning and DHDavid Ortiz drove in his 99th run as the Boston Red Sox snapped a four-game losing streak with a 6-3 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Thursday night.
| Sep 12, 2014
| 6:00 AM
The Orioles take on the New York Yankees for a day-night doubleheader today in what should be the kickoff for clinch week -- assuming the Orioles can continue the momentum they built in a three-game sweep over the Boston Red Sox.
I thought Thursday&...
| Sep 6, 2014
| 6:42 PM
Brandon McCarthy turned in 6 2/3 strong innings to get himself back on track and lead the New York Yankees to a 6-2 victory over the Kansas City Royals.
After being tagged for nine runs while dropping his previous two starts, McCarthy (6-4) yielded just...