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  • Chris Tillman is sniffing around ace status (and other Orioles observations)

    Chris Tillman is sniffing around ace status (and other Orioles observations)
    There probably have been five times in the past 20 months or so that I've written a game story about Chris Tillman's continued emergence/maturation as a pitcher. Several times I've written about whether he is – or is at least on his way to...
  • Reader Q&A: Mark Gonzales' Cubs mailbag

    What happens when Javier Baez comes up? Does Starlin Castro get traded? -- Hank, Rock Island There are many considerations. Assuming Castro rebounds and Baez earns a major league promotion, I believe Baez would move to second or third base. If Darwin...
  • LATEST LINE

    --------------------------------------- --------------------------------------- By J. McCarthy --------------------------------------- Oakland is 10-3 its last 13 games vs. a right-handed starter. The Athletics are 5-1 in Daniel Straily's last 6...
  • Major League Baseball approves protective cap for pitchers

    Those scary hits to the head that pitchers sometimes take on line drives might not be quite as scary this year. A new protective cap designed to reduce the effects of such blows has been approved by Major League Baseball and was introduced on Tuesday....
  • Showalter 'proud' of Orioles after American League-leading six Gold Glove finalists

    Showalter 'proud' of Orioles after American League-leading six Gold Glove finalists
    In rebuilding the Orioles into a contender, manager Buck Showalter knew a greater priority needed to be placed on playing exceptional defense. Now, after a year during which the club set new standards for defensive excellence, the Orioles are being...
  • Who would Orioles start in opening games of ALCS?

    Who would Orioles start in opening games of ALCS?
    NEW YORK -- If the Orioles advance to the American League  Championship Series, their starting pitching options for the first two games in Detroit would hinge on how they use their staff tonight. Orioles manager Buck Showalter said "all hands are on...
  • Orioles battle back from five-run deficit to beat Tigers, 7-5

    Orioles battle back from five-run deficit to beat Tigers, 7-5
    After one inning of baseball at Comerica Park on Sunday afternoon, the Orioles were in a five-run hole against the Detroit Tigers. But for these Orioles, it was business as usual, not an insurmountable deficit. In the bullpen, the relievers were still...
  • Spring training: AL Central preview

    Never underestimate Mike Ilitch's appetite for a championship. While the Tigers loved what they got from Anibal Sanchez a year ago, they didn't have $80 million budgeted to keep him off the free-agent market. But that's what Dave Dombrowski persuaded...
  • Tigers Take Game 1 of ALDS against A's

    Tigers Take Game 1 of ALDS against A's
    The Detroit Tigers took game of their best of five American League Division Series against the Oakland Athletics Saturday night in Detroit. Justine Verlander pitched seven strong innings, striking out 11.  Oakland's Coco Crisp hit a lead off home run...
  • Yankees leave A-Rod out of lineup for Game 5 vs. Orioles

    NEW YORK — The big news coming before Game 5 of the American League Division Series on Friday afternoon was that New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi had benched their most expensive player, third baseman Alex Rodriguez, due to Rodriguez's continued...
  • Tigers Overcome Valverde's Blown Save, Beat Yankees 6-4 in Game 1 of ALCS

    Tigers Overcome Valverde's Blown Save, Beat Yankees 6-4 in Game 1 of ALCS
    Jose Valverde could've been the goat. But thankfully for him and the Detroit Tigers, Delmon Young was the hero. Young hit an RBI double to rightfield that got just got by Nick Swisher to score Miguel Cabrera for the go-ahead run in the top of the 12th...