| May 31, 2014
| 6:00 AM
HOUSTON — You don’t usually expect your cleanup hitter to drop a bunt in the ninth inning of a one-run game, but that’s just what Adam Jones did with the Orioles down to their second-to-last out in an eventual 2-1 loss to the Houston...
| May 30, 2014
| 6:00 AM
HOUSTON -- Orioles manager Buck Showalter wasn't searching for excuses after the Orioles' 3-1 loss to the Houston Astros on Thursday night. He made it clear that the replay challenge he lost on a close play at the plate wasn't the reason his team lost....
| May 29, 2014
| 9:45 PM
HOUSTON — Believe it or not, this might not be the best time to play the Houston Astros.
Yes, they still have the worst record in the American League, but bad teams with surging confidence are still dangerous, especially when an opponent leaves...
| May 21, 2014
| 10:17 PM
KEY MOMENT: Astros right-hander Collin McHugh may have made only one mistake, a hanging slider that Albert Pujols crushed for a solo homer to left-center to give the Angels a 2-1 lead in the sixth. The 505th homer of his career—and 13th of the...
| May 19, 2014
| 11:15 PM
Jered Weaver had a feeling Garrett Richards' national profile was about to grow on April 27, as the Angels prepared to face Japanese sensation Masahiro Tanaka in Yankee Stadium on ESPN's national Sunday night telecast.
“I told Garrett that all the...
| May 12, 2014
| 6:01 AM
I don't know where everyone was yesterday, but there was nobody golfing at Clifton Park (where I broke 90 for the first time this year), so I assume you were all doing something with your families for Mother's Day. That's why every morning, Monday through...
| May 11, 2014
| 4:49 PM
Orioles right-hander Chris Tillman isn’t sure why it is happening, but he knows he needs to be better early in games if he’s going to continue his ascent as a major league starter.
On Sunday, in the Orioles’ 5-2 loss to the Houston...
| May 10, 2014
| 9:29 PM
Following a 55-minute rain delay that they probably shouldn't have had to endure Saturday night, the Orioles had new life against the Houston Astros.
Closer Tommy Hunter had just blown a one-run lead in the top of the ninth inning before a downpour...
| Apr 6, 2014
| 5:30 PM
Astros 7, Angels 4
KEY MOMENT: There were five of them, actually, Jason Castro's two-run homer to left-center in the first, solo shots by Matt Dominguez to left in the second, Jesus Guzman to left in the fourth and Alex Presley to right-center in the...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 4:50 PM
Toronto Blue Jays slugger Edwin Encarnacion needs surgery on his left wrist and will sit out the remainder of the season.
All-Star left-hander Brett Cecil is also being shut down by the Blue Jays for the final 13 games because of a sore elbow....
| Jul 31, 2013
| 8:21 PM
Inside the Orioles clubhouse, there wasn't much argument whether their 11-0 loss to the Houston Astros was one of their worst performances of the year.
In the month of July, the Orioles made three trades to bolster their pitching to make a run for the...