| Apr 14, 2015
| 8:50 PM
HOUSTON The A's still have yet to see the Kendall Graveman they saw in spring training, but one thing has changed. He has his first big-league victory after helping the A's to a 4-0 win against Houston on Tuesday.
Graveman, who had the major league's...
| Apr 13, 2015
| 2:12 PM
When Danny Valencia bounced a chopper to the left of the pitchers mound late in Saturday’s win over the Toronto Blue Jays, second baseman Jonathan Schoop knew two things that would immediately follow.
Third baseman Manny Machado bare-handed the...
| Apr 10, 2015
| 12:23 PM
Opening Day is a celebration of a new season, with looks back at previous successes and excitement for the future. Here are the highlights and firsts of Friday's home opener between the Orioles and the Toronto Blue Jays.
Masters of ceremony: Jim...
| Apr 9, 2015
| 11:22 AM
A look at what's happening all around the major leagues today:
HARVEY RETURNS VS. STRASBURG
Matt Harvey is scheduled to be back on a mound in the majors for the first time since Aug. 24, 2013 — he had Tommy John Surgery two months after...
| Apr 5, 2015
| 4:02 PM
NEW YORK (AP) — Derek Jeter is history, Alex Rodriguez is back and a new era starts for the Yankees with Monday's opener against the Toronto Blue Jays, a season that begins with New York in the unfamiliar role of underdog.
"Life had to go on...
| Apr 4, 2015
| 6:53 PM
Lloyd McClendon sensed the momentum early in spring training, before exhibition games began. His Seattle Mariners were emerging as a trendy pick to win the American League West, and the second-year manager felt a little uncomfortable with the pressure...
| Apr 3, 2015
| 11:04 AM
Orioles left-hander Zach Britton's success last season as the team's closer was based on trust — the trust he received from his manager and coaches and, more important, Britton's own trust that his heavy sinking fastball would get major league...
| Apr 3, 2015
| 11:14 AM
Record in 2014: 83-79 (third place, 13 games back)
Key additions: Third baseman Josh Donaldson, acquired in November from the Oakland Athletics, adds a power bat to the lineup. In two full seasons with the A's, Donaldson hit .277 with 26 home runs and...
| Mar 31, 2015
| 4:42 PM
DUNEDIN, Fla. — Edwin Encarnacion, Jose Bautista and Josh Donaldson each hit long home runs Tuesday, lifting the Toronto Blue Jays to a 10-6 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies.
Encarnacion's two-run shot off Sean O'Sullivan in the first inning...
| Mar 29, 2015
| 12:57 PM
Orioles right-hander Ubaldo Jimenez faced the Toronto Blue Jays on the road Sunday for the second time this spring, and he might face them again in the first home series of the regular season.
Although Jimenez acknowledged he didn’t let the Blue...
| Mar 24, 2015
Twentysomethings sit in rows inside a two-story, red brick building in the small town of Coplay. Using a keyboard and a pair of screens, the video scouts each note 700,000 pitches and 130,000 batted balls in the major leagues each year, night after...