| Jun 3, 2013
| 9:58 AM
Fireworks were expected at Camden Yards this weekend with two of baseball’s highest-scoring teams, the Orioles and Detroit Tigers, duking it out in a measuring-stick series between two top American League teams.
The O's took two of three, and fans...
| Jan 30, 2013
| 3:45 AM
It’s now less than two weeks before pitchers and catchers report to Sarasota, Fla., but I still get a sense Orioles executive vice president Dan Duquette isn’t done compiling his roster.
Really, I’m not sure there is ever a time when...
| May 14, 2013
| 6:41 AM
The Baltimore sports scene is blessed with a bunch of talented bloggers who bring their unique perspective to the conversation. Each week, I hope to chat with one of them in a regular feature called Blogger on Blogger. This week, I exchanged emails with...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 12:32 PM
NORFOLK — Hard ground balls mean different, though equally successful, things to the Brothers Verlander. For older brother Justin, the Major League mega-star pitcher with the Detroit Tigers, they're often a way to get out of an inning.
| Nov 14, 2012
| 6:56 PM
After being released by the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim in late July, Trevor Bell began to explore any potential options about a return to Major League Baseball.
On Monday, Bell found a suitor after he checked his cell phone messages.
Bell, a former...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 10:06 PM
In a span of four months, the discussion involving Paul Konerko went from his Hall of Fame candidacy to what happened after May 27 — including a frustrating final two weeks of 2012.
Despite his mercurial season, Konerko finished with a .298 batting...
| Oct 12, 2012
The A's had won two straight, but the Tigers still had an ace up their sleeve.
Justin Verlander threw a complete game shutout, scattering just four hits, and striking out 11 in a dominant performance that led the Tigers to a decisive 6-0 win over the...
| Oct 13, 2012
| 10:02 PM
Jose Valverde could've been the goat. But thankfully for him and the Detroit Tigers, Delmon Young was the hero.
Young hit an RBI double to rightfield that got just got by Nick Swisher to score Miguel Cabrera for the go-ahead run in the top of the 12th...
| Oct 18, 2012
| 4:59 PM
The Detroit Tigers are headed to the World Series after Thursday's game, where they beate the New York Yankees 8-1.
The Tigers swept the Yankees, winning four consecutive games. In a postseason plagued with injuries and poor hitting, the Yankees only...
| Oct 18, 2012
| 5:20 PM
Ever wished you had an autograph from your favorite athlete? One Seattle company is making it possible, taking baseball autographs high-tech.
The small startup company, Egraphs, is linking fans up with their favorite baseball players -- and getting...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 5:00 AM
Two bar openings in two days.
Must be early in the offseason.
Couldn’t let this one pass, though. Not with the World Series starting tonight.
I know some of you are cringing when you hear “World Series,” lamenting about what might...