| Jun 21, 2013
| 10:19 PM
CLEVELAND -- With four home runs in their previous game, the Minnesota Twins came to town looking and feeling strong and hoping to flex their muscles some more.
Scott Kazmir made them look like 98-pound weaklings.
Cleveland’s starter limited...
| Jun 22, 2013
| 10:28 PM
CLEVELAND -- The Cleveland Indians seemed as if they were in for an easy night after scoring six runs in the first inning against the Minnesota Twins.
Not so fast. The Indians needed every bit of their early advantage and survived a harrowing ninth...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 2:19 PM
The Orioles recalled right-hander Kevin Gausman on Monday to boost the bullpen’s depth, manager Buck Showalter said. The Orioles needed an extra arm after the club’s primary long reliever, left-hander T.J. McFarland pitched 4 1/3 innings in...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 2:58 PM
During his two seasons in Baltimore, Mark Reynolds never sugarcoated his responses, always taking on questions about his game straight on, whether it was regarding his slumps or strikeouts or defensive errors.
So he wasn’t going to...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 8:55 PM
Orioles lefty Zach Britton felt his pitches were working so well on Monday night that he could last deep into the evening, save his bullpen and pick up his second consecutive win.
Instead, things inexplicably snowballed on Britton and the Orioles in the...
| Feb 23, 2013
| 4:16 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. — Chris Davis blames himself.
He came to the Orioles in 2011 with the reputation of being a pretty good defensive first baseman during his formative years with the Texas Rangers, but he never looked comfortable at first base last...
| Apr 15, 2013
| 6:47 PM
Chris Davis' astonishing start to this season hasn't occurred by accident. Through 12 games, he's putting up numbers that are only fit for video games. But it's the result of the 27-year-old Orioles first baseman's realizing that he can truly get more...
| Apr 8, 2013
| 5:18 PM
-- Orioles first baseman Chris Davis was named American League Player of the Week on Monday following his history-making start to the season.
It is the second consecutive player of the week honor for Davis, who ended the regular season last year...
| Mar 26, 2013
| 8:03 PM
Entertainment during the summer months in Jefferson County won’t be limited to the local racetrack or casino. The new kids on the block are the Charles Town Cannons, a member of the 12-team Valley Baseball League, which celebrates its 90th season...
| Feb 27, 2013
| 10:16 AM
Each Wednesday, blogger Matt Vensel will highlight five statistics that really mean something for the Orioles.
seven -- the number of Orioles hitters who struck out 100 or more times in 2012, the most in baseball history.
The Orioles swung for the...
| Feb 25, 2013
| 4:47 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. — Travis Ishikawa doesn't remember getting hit square in the right cheek, only the glance of a fastball speeding at his head, then waking up on the ground thinking his jaw was shattered.
"I have to say it was the best hit by pitch...