| Jun 14, 2014
| 4:03 PM
TOP OF THE ORDER
Mike Hiserman ranks the 30 teams.
Last week's ranking in parentheses, statistics are through Friday's games:
1. SAN FRANCISCO: Right-hander Jean Machi (0.31 ERA) has major league-best 23 1/3 -inning scoreless streak. (3)
| Jul 6, 2013
| 5:13 PM
Dodgers left-hander Clayton Kershaw will be making his third consecutive All-Star game appearance and Angels outfielder Mike Trout his second.
And rookie sensation Yasiel Puig of the Dodgers still has a chance of making his first.
Puig, who has played...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 10:29 PM
The team had won 71 games, finishing a distant fourth in the American League West. The fans had gotten impatient. The best player in free agency had decided this would be all about the money, and that fourth-place team got him with a blowout bid.
| Aug 10, 2013
| 3:10 PM
Detroit completed a four-game sweep of Cleveland on Thursday night, turning a three-game lead in what for months was a tight American League Central race into a seven-game bulge, when the message came across Twitter.
"Congratulations to the Tigers,...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 8:12 PM
SEATTLE -- An 8-3 loss to Seattle on Friday night had an all-too-familiar ring for the Angels, who were shut down — again — by a left-hander, Joe Saunders blanking them and giving up five hits in seven innings.
The Angels are 10-14 against...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 1:37 PM
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla.---On the heels of signing Robinson Cano, could the Seattle Mariners follow by signing Masahiro Tanaka?
The Dodgers and New York Yankees are widely considered the likely favorites to land Tanaka, there are indications neither...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 6:18 PM
The Orioles have received permission to interview several external candidates for their vacant pitching coach position, with one of the higher profile interviewees coming to Baltimore on Wednesday, according to industry sources.
Current Seattle Mariners...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 4:49 AM
The Orioles will begin interviews for a new pitching coach today, bringing an established group of candidates to Baltimore for the open position.
Former Philadelphia Phillies pitching coach Rich Dubee will be interviewed today by Orioles manager Buck...
| Sep 22, 2013
| 4:50 PM
C.J. Wilson’s nine-game winning streak, which spanned 13 starts dating to July 10, ended Sunday when the Angels left-hander gave up a two-run home run to switch-hitter Justin Smoak in the sixth inning of a 3-2 loss to the Seattle Mariners at Angel...
| May 26, 2013
| 10:25 AM
Over the first three games of this weekend’s series in Toronto, the Orioles and Blue Jays have combined for 76 hits and 45 runs here at the Rogers Centre.
With 21 more combined hits in this afternoon’s series finale, the teams will match the...
| May 26, 2013
| 4:13 PM
Orioles closer Jim Johnson entered the ninth inning of Sunday afternoon’s game against the Toronto Blue Jays coming off two clean outings, including saving a one-run win the day before.
But Johnson walked off the field -- with Blue Jays players...