| 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,...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 7:47 AM
ARLINGTON, Texas — With the trade deadline looming, manager Joe Girardi believes his team can make a run even if it makes no moves.
"I do. I've seen this team play very well at times," Girardi said. "Our pitching has done a really good job...
| 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...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 7:11 PM
With baseball at the ceremonial midpoint of the season, the biggest overachievers and underachievers are division rivals.
The American League West is home to the teams with the major leagues' best records, the Oakland Athletics (59-36) and the Los...
| 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.
| 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...
| 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...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 7:36 PM
Yankees 5, Red Sox 1: Hiroki Kuroda struck out eight in seven innings and Brian McCann went 4-for-4 with a homer and three RBIs as New York evened the series with visiting Boston at a game apiece.
Jacoby Ellsbury tripled, drove in a run and scored while...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 7:09 PM
NEW YORK -- James Shields came within two outs of a complete game and the Kansas City Royals opened a three-game series with a 1-0 victory over the New York Yankees Friday night at Yankee Stadium.
Shields (13-7) retired the first 11 hitters and worked...