| Oct 6, 2013
BOSTON — Joe Maddon was the bench coach for the 2002 Angels when John Lackey became the first rookie pitcher to win a Game 7 of the World Series in 93 years. The Rays manager said Friday that he was always grateful to Lackey for the winner's share...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 8:26 PM
BOSTON — Orioles left-hander Wei-Yin Chen had never thrown fewer than four innings or given up more than seven runs in any of his starts as a major leaguer.
He picked a particularly inopportune time to do both.
The Orioles embarked Tuesday on...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 6:29 PM
BOSTON -- It took nearly a full season from the time he collapsed on the field in Sarasota, Fla. in late March until designated hitter Wilson Betemit officially rejoined the Orioles.
It finally happened Tuesday, when Betemit was activated from the 60-day...
| Aug 25, 2013
| 3:54 PM
Unless something changes dramatically, Orioles designated hitter Wilson Betemit will be making his 2013 debut this week in Boston, possibly starting Wednesday at Fenway Park against a right-hander.
On the disabled list all season after tearing a...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 9:18 AM
Far be it from me to suggest anyone interested in TV baseball watch anything but the Orioles game Friday night.
Still, given the O's last three games in Arizona, having a backup plan seems like a good idea just in case things start to fall apart --...
| Aug 10, 2013
| 8:00 PM
Jacoby Ellsbury matched a career high with four hits and drove in a pair of runs to lead the Boston Red Sox to a 5-3 win over the Kansas City Royals on Saturday night.
Ellsbury had RBI-doubles in the fourth and sixth innings and also stole his major...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 4:56 PM
1. Tigers (4): Acquired closer Jose Veras from the Astros at a time Detroit hadn't had a blown save in 40 games. The bullpen has been much better since Joaquin Benoit took over as the closer.
2. Cardinals (1): They kicked the tires on Alexei Ramirez but...
| Apr 29, 2013
| 4:42 PM
Last week's ranking in parentheses
1. Rangers (4): They're 6-1 in starts by No. 5 and 6 starters Nick Tepesch and Justin Grimm. Move to the first spot because other teams ranked in the top 5 were 9-17 last week.
2. Tigers (6): Very impressive in...
| Apr 9, 2013
| 1:50 PM
The only thing the Orioles have proven at this very early point in the new baseball season is how many ways a team can toy with your emotions in a single week.
Orioles fans were mentally printing World Series tickets after the season-opening road series...
| Apr 8, 2013
| 6:00 PM
Orioles outfielder Nolan Reimold, who left Sunday's game with right hamstring tightness, didn't play in Monday's series opener in Boston, but manager Buck Showalter still hopes Reimold can avoid the disabled list.
Tuesday's off day in Boston will help....
| Mar 9, 2013
| 2:13 PM
This will be one of the more interesting spring training games of the year. The Orioles throw top pitching prospects Dylan Bundy and Kevin Gausman tonight against the Boston Red Sox in Fort Myers, Fla.
Unfortunately, it’s not a fully...