| Jun 10, 2014
| 11:07 PM
As statistics go, this one is pretty telling. Also, pretty ridiculous.
The major league teams without a winning streak of longer than three games this season: the Dodgers, Arizona Diamondbacks, Minnesota Twins, New York Mets and Philadelphia Phillies....
| Jun 13, 2014
| 9:24 PM
Every team is a veritable contender in the American League Central at this juncture of the season.
Only four games separated the first- and last-place teams at the start of Friday night's contests.
So the White Sox are encouraged to generate the...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 9:11 PM
White Sox left-hander Chris Sale brushed off a rough outing in his last start to give the Tigers plenty of problems Thursday night at U.S. Cellular Field.
The Sox, however, found Tigers right-hander Max Scherzer even more problematic.
| May 25, 2014
| 6:43 PM
At the traditional Memorial Day checkpoint, the Angels check out quite well. They have the third-best record in the American League, trailing only the Detroit Tigers and Oakland Athletics. The Angels are 1 1/2 games out of first place in the AL West,...
| May 14, 2014
| 3:25 PM
The Orioles offense received the wake-up call it needed in the fourth inning of Wednesday afternoon’s series finale when Detroit Tigers right-hander Justin Verlander threw a 94-mph fastball behind designated hitter Nelson Cruz.
| May 15, 2014
| 5:00 AM
The Orioles are in the exact same place they were when their current four-game losing streak began – atop the American League East standings.
As the Orioles open their four-game series in Kansas City tonight, they will still hold a half-game...
| May 18, 2014
| 5:33 PM
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The first seven weeks of the Orioles’ season has been defined, maybe more than anything, by the club’s inability to get on a roll offensively and on the mound simultaneously.
This weekend at Kauffman Stadium was Exhibit A...
| May 22, 2014
| 4:30 AM
The Orioles return to Camden Yards today to begin a four-game series against the Cleveland Indians, who are coming off a three-game sweep of the American League Central-leading Detroit Tigers.
It’s hard to say which Orioles team is going to show...
| May 12, 2014
| 9:05 PM
Bud Norris silenced the Detroit Tigers hitters early in his outing Saturday night by pitching inside effectively, but when his 113th and final pitch sailed inside and hit right fielder Torii Hunter, it wasn't received well.
Tempers flared and both...
| Aug 10, 2013
| 3:10 PM
Detroit completed a four-game sweep of Cleveland on Thursday night, turning a three-game lead in what for months was a tight American League Central race into a seven-game bulge, when the message came across Twitter.
"Congratulations to the Tigers,...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 11:27 PM
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The American League most valuable player debate is heating up, with Baltimore's Chris Davis muscling his way into the conversation with...