| Aug 31, 2012
| 8:55 PM
— Despite Orioles manager Buck Showalter's best efforts to play down the importance of this weekend's three-game series against the New York Yankees, this is by no means your ordinary September trip to the Bronx for the Orioles.
After the Orioles...
| Sep 1, 2012
| 3:25 PM
NEW YORK -- Pedro Strop’s success at the Orioles’ set-up man is a major reason why the O’s were in position to close the gap in the American League East to a single game Saturday afternoon at Yankee Stadium.
Manager Buck Showalter...
| Sep 2, 2012
| 9:46 AM
Despite yesterday's 4-3 loss to the Yankees, the Orioles can still earn a series win here in New York, which would mark the first time the O's have won all three series in the Bronx in a season since 1976.
The Orioles will pin their hopes on right-hander...
| Sep 7, 2012
| 3:03 PM
Following last night's thrilling 10-6 win over the Yankees at Camden Yards, the Orioles can gain sole possesion of first place in the AL East with a victory over New York tonight.
Orioles rookie left-handed Wei-Yin Chen can win his 13th game of the...
| Sep 8, 2012
| 3:00 AM
You might have forgotten the year Nate McLouth won a gold glove. It was the same year he led the National League in doubles.
Orioles executive vice president Dan Duquette apparently didn't, and his team wouldn't likely be chasing the American League East...
| Sep 9, 2012
| 5:02 PM
In the recent past, splitting an 18-game season series with the New York Yankees would have been considered a rallying point.
Not this year, not when so much is at stake including potential home-field advantage possibilities in the playoffs.
So the 13-3...
| Sep 14, 2012
| 6:28 PM
Yankees manager Joe Girardi had to be talking to himself on Friday night after an apparent double down the left field line by Eduardo Nunez in the fifth inning caromed off the knee of third base umpire Jerry Meals and bounded right to shortstop Ben...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 10:37 PM
The Orioles knew that duplicating their regular-season success at Yankee Stadium wouldn’t be easy – that beating the Yankeesin October in their home ballpark would take an extra level of resiliency.
Now, after a heart-breaking, 12-inning, 3-2...
| Oct 11, 2012
Everything about the scene at Yankee Stadium reinforces the idea that the resident team is supposed to win — not just most of the time, but every night and, especially, every night in October.
It's more than the 27 World Series flags on the...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 9:41 PM
The Yankees clubhouse, a coolly professional space after wins and losses alike, was giddy about Raul Ibanez's theatrics on Wednesday night.
"You can't script something like that," New York outfielder Nick Swisher said. "Talk about a huge momentum...
| Oct 12, 2012
| 1:56 AM
On couches all over Baltimore, J.J. Hardy's game-winning RBI double in the 13th inning must have seemed like a dream, especially since the Orioles spent most of Thursday night putting fans to sleep with their offensive ineptitude.
As the night crept into...