| Jul 1, 2012
| 6:33 PM
Three Detorit Tigers were named to the American League All-Star game on Sunday.
Justin Verlander was named to his 5th All-Star game, the starting pitcher will be determined later by American League manager Ron Washington, but Verlander figures to receive...
| Aug 14, 2011
| 9:00 PM
Jim Thome finished 3-for-4 with a pair of home runs -- including his 600th career blast -- and drove in five as Minnesota outslugged Detroit, 9-6, in the opener of a three-game series from Comerica Park.
The historic blast came in the seventh inning off...
| Aug 16, 2011
| 7:21 PM
In the midst of what he called the "toughest stint" of his career, Orioles veteran second baseman Brian Roberts isn't sure whether he'll play baseball again this season, but he remains confident that he'll be a productive member of the team in the future....
| Aug 15, 2011
| 9:00 PM
Miguel Cabrera knocked in three runs and Justin Verlander pitched into the eighth inning to help the Tigers take a 7-1 victory over the Twins in the second test of a three-game series.
Verlander (18-5) allowed one run on seven hits and a walk in 7 2/3...
| Aug 24, 2011
| 10:40 PM
Pitching on 10 days' rest after skipping his last start because of shoulder stiffness, Jeremy Guthrie escaped some early jams and settled down to lead the Orioles to their third straight win, a 6-1 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Wednesday night.
| Aug 25, 2011
| 4:47 PM
Despite their first four-game sweep in more than a year, one that culminated with Thursday's 6-1 victory against the reeling Minnesota Twins, the Orioles seem to understand life isn't about to get any easier as they return home Friday.
| Aug 27, 2011
| 9:00 PM
Luke Hughes homered twice and knocked in five runs, and the Twins snapped a seven-game losing streak Sunday by beating the Tigers 11-4.
Hughes hit a two-run homer in the fourth inning and a three-run shot in the seventh. Jason Kubel added a two-run...
| Sep 18, 2011
Ryne Sandberg has done it again.
Cast aside by the Cubs a year ago, he has turned in another highly successful season as a minor league manager. Sandberg guided the Lehigh Valley IronPigsto the Governor's Cup championship series in the International...
| May 16, 2011
| 10:12 PM
At this point, the only thing Michael Pineda seems to be missing is a nickname.
Otherwise, the Mariners' 22-year-old rookie right-hander possesses most of the makings of a future star in the Major Leagues. His talents were on display on Monday night in a...
| May 17, 2011
| 10:13 PM
On a night Felix Hernandez and Francisco Liriano engaged in a pitcher's duel for much of the evening, a pair of first-inning walks by the Mariners ace wound up being the difference in a 2-1 loss to Minnesota at Safeco Field.
The Twins snapped a nine-game...
| Apr 8, 2012
| 11:44 AM
Orioles manager Buck Showalter talks a lot about "passing the baton," but he usually is referring to hitters having the patience to take a walk and trust the next guy in the lineup to keep a rally going.
Apparently, it also applies to the starting...