| Nov 1, 2014
| 8:35 PM
J.T. Snow felt an avalanche of pressure 21 years ago after being demoted to Triple-A Edmonton when he encountered roving hitting instructor Joe Maddon.
“I’m wondering who the heck this guy is, and he would call me ‘Jackie,’&...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 7:17 PM
Joe Maddon will need to get acclimated to a new coaching staff, buy clothes warmer than the light stuff he sports in the Tampa-St. Petersburg area and make sure Javier Baez no longer wants the No. 70 jersey he wore in spring training.
If he finalizes...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 11:15 AM
El segunda base venezolano de Houston, José Altuve, con un promedio de .341, se convertió en el primer jugador de los Astros/Colt 45 en lograr la hazaña.
Desde la temporada inaugural de la franquicia de Houston en 1962, un total de 16 astros han...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 5:31 PM
Word in Michigan is suggesting that Wolverines AD Dave Brandon is in trouble and, the website coachingsearch.com reported, citing sources, that the school has "gauged interest" from UConn's Warde Manuel and BC's Brad Bates.
Hey, it makes sense. If...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 6:03 PM
The new generation of Kansas City Royals fans might swoon at Alex Gordon, or Lorenzo Cain, or Mike Moustakas. The guy who flew 14 hours to get here from South Korea is a diehard fan.
So, as SungWoo Lee bounced behind the batting cage before Game 1 of...
| Oct 18, 2014
| 8:26 PM
Here's a happy thought while everyone tries to look into the future and figure out how the Orioles roster will look when spring training begins in February:
Next year's starting lineup is going to look a lot like what this year's starting lineup...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 5:34 PM
Baseball came easily to Frank Thomas as he was on the fast track, barely spending a season in the minors before launching his Hall of Fame career with the White Sox in 1990.
Broadcasting? Now that’s a different story.
Thomas admits he still is a...
| Oct 13, 2014
| 6:50 PM
For some fans, it's not enough in this memorable, extended Orioles' season to merely watch the games. They yearn to preserve the all-too-fleeting moments — to touch them — by buying pieces of the season.
They want to own the one-of-a-kind...
| Oct 5, 2014
| 8:19 PM
DETROIT -- Buck Showalter has played postseason chess several times before, and like most participants as confident as he is, he has lost more times than not.
But in the Orioles’ triumphant American League Division Series sweep of the Detroit...
| Oct 5, 2014
| 3:35 PM
DETROIT -- The Orioles struck first in Game 3 of the American League Division Series -- and they did it in a familiar fashion.
Designated hitter Nelson Cruz went deep in October. He has done that a bit.
In the sixth inning, Cruz planted an 84-mph...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 4:47 PM
Don’t be surprised if the World Series is decided by a whisker. Or, more accurately, whiskers.
According to research from STATS Inc., the team with the higher percentage of facial hair has won each of the last four World Series. And that could...