| Jun 29, 2011
| 10:18 AM
There were serious discussions this past off-season as to whether the
Yankees should have acquired free-agent pitcher Zack Greinke, but many analysts said he could not handle the pressure of pitching in New York.
It turns out the experts were spot-on...
| Jul 7, 2011
| 9:05 PM
A change of venue and a stern post-game lecture from manager Buck Showalter about 18 hours earlier did nothing to curb the Orioles' losing ways -- or even hide the team's countless inadequacies for one night.
For the Orioles still had more unsightly play...
| Jul 29, 2011
| 10:34 PM
If this is the end for Jeremy Guthrie, if the right-hander's five seasons as an Oriole are over, at least he walked off the mound successfully.
He finally won as an Oriole at new Yankee Stadium.
Guthrie spun seven strong innings in the Orioles' 4-2...
| Jul 30, 2011
| 4:26 PM
For two innings Saturday afternoon, the Orioles saw the Chris Tillman they have been longing for: A confident, strike-throwing fast worker with zip on his fastball.
But after that, Tillman — who was officially recalled from the minors before the 8-...
| Jul 30, 2011
| 7:26 PM
NEW YORK - On a day in which the Orioles traded two of their more popular veterans for three young players, the club turned a doubleheader in Yankee Stadium over to two 23-year-old starting pitchers who are supposed to be part of the future.
| Aug 22, 2011
| 9:56 AM
It does not seem too long ago when Joe Girardi and Yankee representatives were debating whether Ivan Nova was ready to be a part of New York's starting rotation or if he should be sent down to the Minors.
After recording his 13th win of the year, Nova...
| Aug 23, 2011
| 11:09 PM
What do you think -- will GM Kenny Williams get fired after this season? -- Steve M., Chicago
I think everything is under evaluation. The Sox certainly haven't received their money's worth for a payroll over $126 million, but the chairman is a very loyal...
| Aug 26, 2011
| 7:05 PM
They downplayed both the occasion and the opponent, but as the Orioles rounded the bases at a dizzying rate Friday night against the New York Yankees, the satisfaction emanating from the home dugout was palpable.
On an emotional night at Camden Yards,...
| Aug 28, 2011
| 8:41 PM
When the clouds finally parted over Camden Yards and Hurricane Irene gave way to a beautiful Baltimore afternoon, the reappearance of the Zach Britton from the first 2 1/2 months of the season was the best sight of all for the Orioles.
Four weeks after...
| Aug 29, 2011
| 8:36 PM
Not having won a home series against the New York Yankees in more than two years, the Orioles seemingly had the perfect opportunity Monday night.
The Yankees were without shortstop Derek Jeter, who missed his second consecutive game with a knee bruise,...
| Sep 5, 2011
| 8:34 AM
New York (PIX) – For the New York Yankees, it could not have been scripted better for them at this point.
Winners of 7 of their last 8 games, their bats are coming alive, the starting pitchers are literally pitching as if their spots in the...