| Jul 27, 2014
| 3:28 PM
The Sports Xchange
By Larry Fleisher, The Sports Xchange
EditorsNote: Takes out position of Bautista in lede graph and adds first baseman later in the story Gamble pays off for Bautista, Blue Jays
NEW YORK -- In the sixth inning, Jose Bautista took a...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 7:29 PM
NEW YORK — Jacoby Ellsbury hit a two-run home run in the fifth inning and the New York Yankees ended a five-game home losing streak with a 4-3 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Friday night in the opener of a 10-game homestand.
| Jul 14, 2014
| 8:25 AM
For the New York Yankees, another non-playoff season appears to be a strong possibility.
At least it does if the offense cannot pick it up consistently to support a pitching staff missing 80 percent of its projected rotation while using rookie starting...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 11:14 AM
Nelson Cruz has hit eight home runs in his past 13 games, and All-Star voters have taken notice.
The Orioles designated hitter has passed David Ortiz of the Boston Red Sox as the top All-Star Game vote-getter at his position in the American League,...
| Jun 21, 2014
| 6:37 AM
If you're looking for consolation after what had to feel like the most devastating loss of the season Friday night, you might want to consider that the Orioles had no business even being in the game in the ninth inning.
They didn't get a hit until the...
| Jun 8, 2014
| 6:26 PM
Designated hitter Nelson Cruz and catcher Matt Wieters continue to lead their respective positions in American League All-Star voting, according to fan balloting figures released Sunday night.
Center fielder Adam Jones jumped from sixth to fourth...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 1:59 PM
White Sox: May have to surrender wild-card hopes and deal Adam Dunn, Dayan Viciedo and Gordon Beckham.
Indians: Is Iowa's Manny Ramirez hoping to bookend career with Tribe, under old Red Sox manager Terry Francona?...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 5:54 PM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Designated hitter Nelson Cruz and catcher Matt Wieters remain the leading American League vote-getters at their respective positions in All-Star Game fan balloting released Monday night.
Cruz (1,792,432) continued to lead the ...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 8:57 PM
NEW YORK — The Orioles managed almost no offense Friday night. Their starting pitcher tied a career high with six walks. And yet they were close to winning.
But this is Yankee Stadium, where bad things often happen to the Orioles.
True to form...
| May 27, 2014
| 6:28 PM
Despite being limited to just 26 games because of a strained right elbow that has prevented him from playing since May 10, the Orioles' Matt Wieters leads all American League catchers in All-Star voting, according to results released Tuesday for the first...
| May 6, 2014
| 7:30 AM
A baseball broadcaster will usually get a good laugh or end up on some blooper reel when he inadvertently says a reliever is “throwing up in the bullpen,” but Monday night, it was actually true.
As Angels closer Joe Smith warmed to enter...