| Jun 5, 2012
| 9:07 PM
The Orioles certainly aren't playing their best baseball of the season, not after losing 10 of their past 13, not after starting this road trip 1-5.
That's why Tuesday night's 8-6, 10-inning, sloppy victory against the Boston Red Sox resonated within the...
| Jun 23, 2012
| 6:36 PM
No one ever questioned where Jim Rice got his power.
One look at his stocky frame and massive arms and you knew why the Red Sox slugger launched many of his 389 career home runs over Fenway Park's Green Monster, seemingly with a flick of the wrists....
| Sep 18, 2012
| 11:46 AM
Notre Dame and the University of Connecticut are in preliminary discussions to play a neutral-site football game at Fenway Park possibly in 2014.
According to a report in the Boston Globe, Boston Red Sox officials have been looking for a game that the...
| Sep 21, 2012
UConn football could use the Green Monster. UConn football could really use the green monster.
When reports surfaced this week that discussions between Notre Dame and UConn could lead to a game at Fenway Park in 2014, everybody from Irish coach Brian...
| Sep 22, 2012
| 4:28 PM
BOSTON – When the Orioles acquired Jim Thome in early July, they did so hoping the 42-year-old had enough hits left in his bat to help get them get to the postseason for the first time in 15 years.
Thome himself said being thrust into a pennant...
| Sep 23, 2012
| 4:54 PM
Of all the nooks and nuances of Fenway Park — from the afternoon shadows that creep along the infield in the fall to the adventurous outfield that includes the Green Monster and the Pesky Pole — none of them go unnoticed by Orioles manager...
| Sep 23, 2012
| 4:40 PM
The Pesky Pole got the best of the Orioles on Sunday afternoon.
In the Orioles' 2-1 loss to the Red Sox at Fenway Park, the 100-year-old ballpark's fabled right-field corner played a huge part in two key plays.
With the tying run on first in the top...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 7:46 AM
Four words about Kevin Youkilis: I had no idea.
I knew that Youkilis used to be good. Used to be. But when he was traded from the Red Sox to the White Sox on June 24, he had fewer homers and RBIs that month than Orlando Hudson, the man he was supposed to...
| Mar 19, 2013
| 2:42 PM
FORT MYERS, Fla -- Danny Valencia launched a solo homer in the ninth inning off Red Sox reliever Terry Doyle to give the Orioles an 8-7 win over Boston at JetBlue Park on Tuesday afternoon.
The Orioles survived a furious Red Sox rally – Boston...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 1:53 PM
Each Wednesday, blogger Matt Vensel will highlight five statistics that really mean something for the Orioles.
zero -- runs allowed by Pedro Strop in six games for the Dominican Republic in the World Baseball Classic.
Orioles position players Adam...
| Mar 21, 2013
| 7:26 PM
Go ahead. Get the tar and feathers.
Or I'll stack the wood and bring the matches.
Not being a Chicagoan by birth, I know I should just stay away from your sentimentality. If you think ketchup on a hot dog is an act of subversion, so be it. I'm not...