| Jul 12, 2014
| 12:52 AM
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MLB Team Report - Minnesota Twins - INSIDE PITCH
MINNEAPOLIS -- In the third inning of a game Tuesday, Cleveland Indians first baseman Carlos Santana bunted against the shift. Because the third baseman Trevor Plouffe was essentially...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 1:21 PM
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Wei-Yin Chen became the first Oriole to go four innings this spring and Henry Urrutia’s first homer helped contribute to a 2-2 tie with the Minnesota Twins.
The Orioles took a 2-1 lead into the ninth, but reliever Troy Patton...
| Apr 5, 2013
| 2:01 PM
The Orioles trail the Twins 5-4 after six innings in today’s homer opening at Camden Yards.
The Twins scored the go-ahead run in the sixth inning on Brian Dozier's out-out single off reliever Troy Patton. Patton entered the game for starter Jake...
| Apr 5, 2013
| 10:14 PM
After Oriole Park sat silent for six months and the Orioles spent the past seven weeks in Sarasota, Fla., preparing for the season, manager Buck Showalter believed his players needed the “pickup” that only a Camden Yards sellout crowd could...
| Mar 26, 2013
| 1:47 PM
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Predicting the path of the baseball through 26-mph winds at Hammond Stadium on Tuesday afternoon was difficult for both the Orioles and Twins.
In their final road game of the spring, the Orioles lost, 9-5, while playing in a fierce...
| Feb 28, 2013
| 2:54 PM
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- After struggling mightily with his control in an ugly one-inning start Thursday, Orioles right-hander Jair Jurrjens acknowledged that lingering flaws in his mechanics are rooted from nagging problems with his right knee.
| Feb 28, 2013
| 11:53 AM
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Orioles pitching prospect Kevin Gausman struggled early but settled in his second inning of work Thursday, striking out major leaguers Chris Parmelee and Trevor Plouffe on a pair of 96 mph fastballs in his second career spring...
| Feb 23, 2013
| 1:52 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. -- Trayvon Robinson's two-run homer in the eighth inning gave the Orioles a 5-3 win over the Twins in their Grapefruit League opener at Ed Smith Stadium.
Robinson, who is competing for a reserve spot in a cluttered outfield mix, took...
| Mar 30, 2012
| 4:25 PM
Just 18 hours after Matt Rizzotti speculated that he may have to leave the Phillies organization to get his shot at moving up the baseball ladde, the first baseman did indeed move on. The Phillies sent the 26-year-old to Minnesota Friday morning for...
| May 5, 2012
| 9:46 PM
Felix Hernandez doesn't usually need much run support. Saturday evening, it appeared he wouldn't get any.
The dynamic right-hander did his part, throwing eight innings of one-hit ball, and the Mariners broke through in the sixth inning to give...
| May 6, 2012
| 11:14 PM
Until Twins designated hitter Ryan Doumit ripped a solo home run off him in the seventh inning Sunday, it seemed the biggest challenge for Mariners starter Hector Noesi was presented by his own catcher John Jaso and home-plate umpire Mike Everitt in a...