| Aug 26, 2014
| 7:17 PM
Besides headline writers, nobody enjoyed the Cubs' latest move more than their loyal fans, who understandably get more puffy-chested with each promotion.
Soler powers Cubs. Soler energy sparks rally. Soler eclipses 30-home-run mark.
| Aug 28, 2014
| 10:16 PM
Despite his obvious power and previous success, Orioles infielder Chris Davis has been struggling so much this season that it has become business as usual when pitchers challenge him.
So, in the Orioles' 5-4 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays on Thursday,...
| Aug 30, 2014
| 9:16 PM
KEY MOMENT: The managerial wheels spun early, with Oakland's Bob Melvin pulling the left-handed-hitting Josh Reddick for pinch-hitter Jonny Gomes with the bases loaded and one out in the top of the fourth inning. The Angels' Mike Scioscia countered by...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 6:22 PM
Baltimore third baseman Manny Machado will not be ready to play when he's eligible to return from the disabled list Wednesday and the Batimore Sun reported that Machado will have season-ending surgery on his right knee.
Machado sprained the knee while...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 6:00 AM
The Orioles take on the New York Yankees for a day-night doubleheader today in what should be the kickoff for clinch week -- assuming the Orioles can continue the momentum they built in a three-game sweep over the Boston Red Sox.
I thought Thursday&...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 5:07 PM
BOSTON -- Stressing that it was more precautionary than alarming, the Orioles sent starting shortstop J.J. Hardy back to Baltimore on Monday night to see a team doctor about his balky back.
Hardy missed the Orioles’ final two games against the...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 11:00 PM
White Sox: Didn't trade Adam Dunn, Gordon Beckham or John Danks at deadline. Will they survive August?
Indians: Corey Kluber has second-best WAR among major league pitchers (4.7), trailing only Felix Hernandez (5.7)....
| Aug 2, 2014
| 3:35 PM
On the night the Orioles gave away "Crush Davis" action figures, first baseman Chris Davis was not in Saturday's starting lineup — in part because the Seattle Mariners started tough young left-hander James Paxton.
But Davis also was absent because...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 5:12 PM
Chicago Cubs second baseman Darwin Barney is headed to the Los Angeles Dodgers.
Barney, who was designated for assignment on Tuesday, was traded with cash considerations for a player to be named later.
Barney batted .230 with 16 RBIs this season....
| Jul 28, 2014
| 2:37 PM
You just knew the Dodgers would make a move before the July 31 non-waiver trading deadline and here it is:
They’ve picked up second baseman Darwin Barney.
OK, so maybe that’s not the deal that clinches the pennant, but I suppose it can&...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 7:00 PM
The trade the Dodgers completed Monday didn't involved Matt Kemp or any of their other high-priced outfielders.
Darwin Barney, a former Gold Glove Award winner, was acquired from the Chicago Cubs to back up at second base, third base and shortstop....