| Aug 2, 2012
| 8:34 PM
Orioles manager Buck Showalter said he doesn't pay attention to the standings until August.
For the past 14 seasons, Orioles fans haven't had the need to either, their team usually already long out of contention by this time of year.
"I haven't looked...
| Aug 10, 2012
| 9:31 AM
As you read this, Jim Lasko and his family, which includes his wife, two children and a dog named Beckett, are in a car heading east.
Or they might have already arrived and are now unpacking boxes of clothes and all the other things that will fill their...
| Aug 12, 2012
| 10:09 PM
10 a.m. Preseason football: N.Y. Giants at Jacksonville (d.).--NFL Network
10:30 a.m. Football: 1992 state Division 5 final: Bethel vs. E.C. Glass.--LSC 48
11 a.m. Tennis: Men’s Western & Southern Financial Open early rounds.--Tennis Ch....
| Aug 14, 2012
| 4:05 AM
So the Red Sox are coming to Camden Yards for another critical three-game series against the Orioles. Normally we'd save that for Boston's final trip to Baltimore in late September, but who knows if this Red Sox team will still be in the playoff hunt by...
| Aug 14, 2012
| 9:04 PM
Orioles first baseman Mark Reynolds refused to call his two-homer game against the Boston Red Sox on Tuesday his first step to redemption. He'd rather footnote it as one good night.
Reynolds, who had struggled with his power stroke all year, is beginning...
| Aug 15, 2012
| 3:00 AM
These weren’t the same Boston Red Sox who used to regularly come to Camden Yards and bully the Orioles in their own ballpark.
And the crowd at Tuesday night’s series opener didn’t seem to be the same crowd we’re used to seeing...
| Aug 17, 2012
| 8:40 PM
NEW YORK — Bobby Valentine said he doesn't read it and he doesn't listen to it.
Surely, he smells it.
Surely, he smells the rot from a locker room where too many of his players run to ownership to point fingers and too few of them run to the...
| Mar 3, 2012
| 2:09 PM
Before they went upscale at Target Field, the word that best described the Twins varied according to whether they made the playoffs. They were efficient in the good years, cheap in the other ones.
The cost of everything has soared post-Metrodome,...
| Mar 4, 2012
| 4:06 PM
FORT MYERS, Fla. — As he starts his job as the Red Sox's manager, Bobby Valentine gets to be one part Tommy Lasorda, two parts James Carville and three parts the guy who walks behind the elephants in the circus parade. And he loves every minute of...
| Nov 10, 2012
| 5:10 PM
While Hyun-jin Ryu is not yet a big name in North America, losing him was a bigger blow for the Cubs than you probably think.
President Theo Epstein and general manager Jed Hoyer wanted the rights to the 25-year-old South Korean left-hander because they...
| Nov 15, 2012
| 10:23 AM
Having approved a similar trade between the Boston Red Sox and Los Angeles Dodgers in August, Commissioner Bud Selig seems unlikely to block the Miami Marlins’ agreed-upon salary dump, but he says he is taking the deal under review.
Speaking at the...