| May 23, 2013
Earlier this week, the Orioles were spiraling out of the American League East race, couldn't win at home and were watching helplessly as their staunch bullpen faltered and their starters routinely checked out early.
Suddenly, after winning two straight...
| Feb 25, 2013
| 5:49 AM
The Orioles return home today to host the Yankees for a 1:05 p.m. game at Ed Smith Stadium.
The Yankees will play their first game without outfielder Curtis Granderson, who suffered a fractured right forearm in his first at-bat Sunday against Toronto....
| Jan 6, 2013
| 12:53 PM
Where did the famous and semi-famous spend New Year's Eve in the Chicago area?
NASCAR driver Danica Patrick dined New Year's Eve at the newly opened Baume & Brix in the River North neighborhood before heading nearby to The Grid. "Cooler Than Me"...
| May 20, 2013
| 9:13 PM
Orioles closer Jim Johnson can be depended on to always be at his locker to answer questions anytime he becomes a focal point of a game following a blown save.
Those times have been rare, until recently, as Johnson has blown three consecutive ninth-...
| May 15, 2013
| 2:28 PM
The week before The Squared Circle opened in mid-March, owner and pro wrestler Lisa Marie Varon — better known as Victoria during her WWE days and Tara currently with TNA wrestling — sat in a corner booth of her Lincoln Park restaurant,...
| Apr 19, 2013
| 4:51 PM
Just like sports teams have all-star players — the small number of people who contribute far more than everyone else to a team's success — states have all-star taxpayers, people who provide a hugely disproportionate share of all taxes.
| Oct 4, 2012
| 7:18 AM
Detroit Tigers third baseman Miguel Cabrera Wednesday night became baseball's first triple crown winner in 45 years, leading the American League in batting average, home runs and runs batted in.
Cabrera locked up the home run and RBI titles early in...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 8:04 AM
Here's a roundup of what other media outlets are saying about the Orioles' loss to the New York Yankees in Game 1 of the American League Division Series and more:
• Andrew Marchand of ESPNNewYork.com shares a quote from Yankees first baseman Mark...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 4:31 AM
Epic is probably too strong a word, but Wednesday night's Orioles-Yankees battle was another great playoff game. And once again, TBS delivered a telecast worthy of it in almost every way.
Just as the images from Monday's victory for the O's at Camden...
| Oct 13, 2012
| 3:03 PM
After being lifted for a pinch-hitter in each of the last two games of the American League Division Series, Alex Rodriguez is out of the starting lineup for the New York Yankees in the decisive Game 5 against the Baltimore Orioles.
Rodriguez is only 2-...
| Oct 15, 2012
| 8:17 PM
In a perfect world, Brett Jackson would be the Cubs’ starting center fielder for 2013 and years to come.
That was certainly the idea when Jackson was brought up from Triple-A Iowa in early August, but the former first-round draft pick fizzled in...