| Apr 1, 2013
It's April Fool's Day, but there's no foolin' around in Vegas where sports wagering is at a feverish pitch with the start of baseball season and the NCAA tournament now down to its Final Four. Vegas likes Michigan, slightly, over Syracuse and Louisville...
| Feb 16, 2014
Left handed reliever Joe Savery has been designated for assignment after the Phillies officially announced the signing of A.J. Burnett Sunday morning in Clearwater. Any major league team can claim Savery off waivers. If he clears waivers, the Phillies...
| Oct 7, 2012
| 3:01 PM
Now that I’ve taken my message board beating for picking the Texas Rangers to defeat the Orioles in the wild-card game, no one seriously believes that I would have the guts to pick the Yankees to win the Division Series.
And I don’t.
| Oct 11, 2012
| 9:51 PM
Even in the aftermath of another marathon extra-inning game, the starting pitchers for Game 5 on Friday at Yankee Stadium both seemed like they couldn’t wait to get to the mound for the climactic finale.
“It’s time to go,’’...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 8:51 AM
Since the start, these Orioles have been wildly unpredictable -- and I mean that in a good way -- which is why they will go down as one of the most lovable teams in Baltimore sports lore. But there have been a few constants for a team that probably had to...
| Sep 25, 2012
| 6:01 PM
Right-hander Jason Hammel took a significant step toward returning to the Orioles' starting rotation Tuesday, throwing a bullpen session off a full mound for the first time since re-aggravating a right-knee injury two weeks ago.
Hammel threw 35 pitches...
| Jun 22, 2012
| 8:44 PM
One of the big discussions in the press box before Friday’s game was whether Jason Hammel will be an All-Star.
Not whether he is worthy – he has been the Orioles’ best starter this season – but whether he’ll be named to...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 5:30 PM
In what has been an unconventional season for the Orioles, the club offered another unique wrinkle on Wednesday afternoon.
Orioles manager Buck Showalter sent two pitchers to the news conference held for the next game’s starter. Obviously, only one...
| Oct 9, 2012
| 7:26 AM
Here's a roundup of what other media outlets are saying about the Orioles' win over the New York Yankees in Game 2 of the American League Division Series and more:
• CBSSports.com's Jon Heyman talks about the ALDS as the series shifts to New York....
| Oct 12, 2012
| 10:14 AM
The Orioles are going to have to find a way to scratch our four or five runs against Yankees ace CC Sabathia later today, which wouldn’t be easy in a twilight game at Yankee Stadium against a ham-and-egg junkballer, much less one of the best...
| Feb 12, 2012
| 3:47 PM
No. 6 Tigers: 25th in a series counting down to spring training. Next: Diamondbacks.
This not just in: Justin Verlander is a stud.
He makes an in-his-prime Richard Gere look like Don Knotts. If he was a guitarist, Eric Clapton would never go on stage...