| Apr 9, 2012
| 1:37 PM
The New York Mets and PIX11 Monday announced they are extending the Mets 50th birthday rollback promotion to Tuesday night's game at Citi Field to accommodate our fans after selling out the allocation of tickets to Wednesday, April 11 game for the 1962...
| Apr 5, 2012
| 7:36 PM
The Mets started the season with a very encouraging win with fans breathing a sigh of relieve after their surgically-repaired ace Johan Santana pitched five innings of two-hit ball for a 1-0 win over the Atlanta Braves.
The Mets announced a record-...
| Jun 1, 2012
| 7:05 PM
As of Friday night, the Mets are no longer one of two teams without a no-hitter in their history, all thanks to Johan Santana.
Teammates showered Santana with champagne in the dugout at CitiField following a 134-pitch effort to blank the St. Louis...
| Jun 19, 2012
| 8:22 PM
Orioles entered this six-game road trip to National League parks on their hottest offensive tear of the season.
Consider it cooled. Considerably.
The Orioles lost 5-0 to the New York Mets on Tuesday, the second consecutive night in which they have...
| Jun 20, 2012
| 4:20 AM
There is a built-in explanation for why the Orioles suffered consecutive shutouts on Monday and Tuesday for the first time since 2005.
The New York Mets' pitching.
The Orioles had to face knuckleball extraordinaire R.A. Dickey on Monday and then former...
| Jun 23, 2012
| 9:03 PM
The brick wall that the Orioles' offense has hit over the past eight games can be somewhat attributed to the quality of pitching it has faced. But as the missed opportunities — and goose eggs on the Camden Yards scoreboard — continue to mount,...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 8:06 PM
The focus is going to be on Brian Matusz, who allowed a career-high 13 hits on Tuesday and lost his fourth consecutive decision.
But the microscope has to be on the Orioles’ offense.
For the ninth time in their last 10 games they have scored three...
| Jul 9, 2012
| 3:00 AM
The All-Star Game brings more than just a midseason shot of excitement to Major League Baseball. It provides much-needed rest for the players, a four-day respite in a 162-game season that often produces fatigue and injury.
The players who most need...
| Mar 28, 2012
| 6:11 PM
Orioles left-hander Dana Eveland entered his Grapefruit League start Wednesday against the Toronto Blue Jays as a dark horse to make the team's starting rotation.
While other pitchers have been working their inning counts into the teens, Eveland came...
| Jan 24, 2011
It would be interesting to hear Hugo Chavezâs thoughts on golf this morning. The strongman Venezuelan president isnât a fan of the sport, stepping up his disdaining rhetoric in recent months by calling golf a “bourgeois” sport and sug...
| May 17, 2011
Writers from around Tribune Co. discuss the Major League Baseball season. Check back throughout the day for more responses, vote in the poll and feel free to weigh in with a comment of your own. Phil Rogers, Chicago Tribune There......