| Jul 14, 2011
| 8:51 AM
As the White Sox come out of the All-Star break, two things seem certain:
One, Ozzie Guillen’s teams will play under .500, and two, Kenny Williams will play toy soldiers.
In Guillen’s seven previous seasons, the Sox are a combined 13 games...
| Jul 31, 2011
| 7:53 AM
Brent Lillibridge will bat leadoff and play left field in place of Juan Pierre and Tyler Flowers will catch Mark Buehrle as the White Sox try to win the series Sunday against the Boston Red Sox and lefty Andrew Miller.
Pierre had played in 101 of the...
| Aug 10, 2011
| 8:58 PM
The Orioles so badly needed to avoid the sting of another close loss that it wouldn't have mattered who got the game-winning hit. But it was particularly satisfying for them to gather around home plate in the 10th inning Wednesday night, awaiting Nolan...
| Aug 11, 2011
| 8:22 PM
What's kept right-hander Chris Tillman from sticking in the majors, and what has frustrated everyone who has watched the talented young right-hander in his three seasons with the Orioles, is his maddening inability to maintain consistency from one start...
| Aug 17, 2011
| 6:43 AM
The White Sox finally got over .500.
Happened while you were sleeping.
They beat the Indians on Wednesday morning.
Came on a Juan Pierre single in the bottom of the 14th.
An inning after the Indians loaded the bases with one out but failed to score....
| Aug 31, 2011
| 7:56 AM
The Ozzie Guillen-Kenny Williams relationship is irretrievably broken.
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But there's a problem with this regularly scheduled noise that is local baseball's version of elementary school concerts that...
| Sep 11, 2011
| 7:59 AM
Juan Pierre will be the DH and Alejandro De Aza the left fielder as the White Sox finish their series against the Indians Sunday.
It will be the second time Pierre has been the DH this season. Adam Dunn has been the DH 70 times but has started only three...
| Sep 15, 2011
| 7:26 AM
Ozzie Guillen accused White Sox players of quitting, and he meant even before Wednesday’s regularly scheduled choke against Detroit.
Quitting is a serious charge, maybe the worst thing you can say about a player, other than “He’d be a...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 10:06 AM
No one really anticipated in April, with the trade deadline looming in late July, that the Orioles would be looking to buy and the Philadelphia Phillies looking to sell.
That’s the way it appears to be right now.
The Orioles and Phillies have...
| Jun 8, 2012
| 6:26 PM
Having never been on the disabled list in his career, Orioles right fielder Nick Markakis is finding it's almost as painful being away from the team as it is dealing with hamate bone surgery.
"It [stunk]," said Markakis, who was in the clubhouse Friday....
| Jun 8, 2012
| 9:36 PM
Earlier this year, when Jake Arrieta was named the Orioles' youngest Opening Day starter since Mike Mussina, he talked about the magnitude of the honor and the leadership responsibility it carried.
Feeling fully recovered from August elbow surgery,...