| Jun 27, 2014
| 3:05 PM
In a battle of minor league pitchers promoted for the afternoon game of Friday’s day-night doubleheader, the Tampa Bay Rays’ Alex Colome bested the Orioles’ Kevin Gausman. And it wasn’t close.
Colome (1-0), who has spent much...
| Jun 29, 2014
| 2:00 PM
The Orioles bullpen went into the sixth inning of Sunday afternoon’s game against the Tampa Bay Rays having allowed just one run over its past 30 innings.
But a struggling Tampa Bay Rays offense came to life with a seven-run sixth inning -- all of...
| Jun 29, 2014
| 5:18 PM
If Brian Matusz had won the matchup with the Tampa Bay Rays’ James Loney in the sixth inning, the rest of the Orioles’ game Sunday afternoon could have looked a lot different.
But Loney hit a double, and Orioles manager Buck Showalter...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 8:38 PM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- There's no denying that the Orioles offense sometimes can rely too much on home runs, which is one of the reasons why the club can be so frustrating to watch when its power hitters go silent.
Following an especially frustrating...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 7:40 PM
Rays 4, Yankees 3: James Loney homered among three hits and drove in a pair of runs as Tampa Bay beat New York at Yankee Stadium for the fifth straight time.
Ben Zobrist had two hits and an RBI and Kevin Kiermaier and Ryan Hanigan each had two hits and...
| Sep 1, 2014
| 4:19 PM
It was a look, and a feeling, that Angels General Manager Jerry Dipoto came to dread, not only last season, but at times in April and May this year. The bullpen gate would open in the late innings of a close game and a sense of uncertainty would trot in...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 8:42 PM
The Orioles figured out a simple way Monday night to bust out of an offensive skid that cost them three games at Wrigley Field over the weekend.
Get home -- and start homering. And keep homering, in consecutive at-bats, if possible, until you’ve...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 4:46 AM
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Nick Markakis has seen Adam Jones make his share of spectacular defensive plays over the years, so the right fielder might be the best judge of the center fielder's talents.
And Markakis said after Monday's...
| Aug 17, 2014
| 6:18 PM
Brett Gardner hit a two-run single to help the New York Yankees post a 4-2 win over the Tampa Bay Rays in the finale of a three-game set in St. Petersburg, Fla.
Mark Teixeira hit a solo home run, and Jacoby Ellsbury also drove in a run for the Yankees,...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 7:45 PM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — The Tampa Bay Rays completed their long climb back to .500 on Friday night, beating the New York Yankees 5-0 at Tropicana Field.
With the win, the Rays moved to 61-61 on the year and became the fourth team in major league...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 10:51 PM
KEY MOMENT: The Rays loaded the bases with no outs in the ninth when Cole Figueroa singled, Brandon Guyer walked and Angels shortstop Erick Aybar threw late to second on Kevin Kiermaier's fielder's-choice grounder. But Huston Street struck out Desmond...