| Aug 19, 2014
| 10:29 PM
AT THE PLATE: Josh Hamilton was back in the cleanup spot after a two-game “mental break” from a slump in which he hit .132 (five for 38) with 18 strikeouts in his previous 10 games. He flied to deep center in the first, was hit by a pitch in...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 8:26 AM
KEY MOMENT: The Angels erased a 3-1 deficit with five runs in the fifth inning, Erick Aybar's single, Chris Iannetta's walk and Efren Navarro's single loading the bases. Kole Calhoun walked to force in a run, and Mike Trout's bloop dropped in front of...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 8:47 PM
All the postseason math — all the talk of magic numbers and scoreboard watching — is now a thing of the past. Just one win now separates the Orioles and their first American League East division title since 1997.
Opening up their three-...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 9:40 PM
Here are some quotes from a wild night at Camden Yards -- the Orioles' first division title since 1997.
Manager Buck Showalter: "You get older, you want to get a good angle and a good seat and see good people get a return for what they put into it and...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 9:05 AM
The Orioles didn't initially expect to add one of their top position player prospects, first baseman Christian Walker, to their expanded roster this month.
But with American League East wrapped up -- and 11 games remaining in the regular season -- the...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Christopher Newport, ranked 13th in NCAA Division III, improved to 10-0 Friday with two wins in the CNU Invitational.
Hannah Miller showed why she is the reigning American Volleyball Coaches Association national D-...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 6:28 PM
The news that Chris Davis had been suspended 25 games for a violation of Major League Baseball's drug policy was still fresh Friday morning, as was the reality that the Orioles likely will be without one of their power bats for the rest of the year. But...
| Sep 7, 2014
| 7:43 AM
Preview capsules for area high school girls soccer teams that reposnded to The Courant's request for information:
Last year: 7-8-2
Coach: Liz Palmer
Top players: Madison Perriolat, sr., midfielder; Sam Pineo,...
| Sep 7, 2014
| 6:34 PM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- The Orioles didn’t play their best baseball this weekend, but after a 7-5 win over the Tampa Bay Rays in 11 innings Sunday afternoon, they left Tropicana Field still holding the same lead they had in the American League...
| Sep 19, 2014
| 5:50 PM
Jimmy Paredes has been taken off major league rosters four times since last November, and he spent almost 100 games in the minors this year while playing with two different clubs. On Friday, he was batting fifth and playing third base for the American...
| Sep 14, 2014
| 10:04 PM
In front of a packed house and a national television audience, Sunday evening at Camden Yards was supposed to belong to Derek Jeter and Francis Scott Key, perhaps in that order.
But infielder Kelly Johnson, an Oriole for roughly two weeks, ignited his...