| May 30, 2012
| 9:40 AM
Nothing makes a team look worse in a losing effort than shoddy defense, and the reeling Orioles showed plenty of that in Tuesday night’s 8-6 loss to the Toronto Blue Jays. It doesn’t help when frustrated players lose their cool and take it out...
| May 30, 2012
| 8:22 PM
The Orioles couldn't get out of Canada any faster Wednesday night. The first leg of their three-city, nine-game road trip couldn't have gone any worse.
With their starting pitching reeling and questions about the health of two of their top players, being...
| Jun 13, 2012
| 8:42 PM
The longer the Washington Nationals remain in the playoff hunt, the more Stephen Strasburg’s innings limit will loom over the team.
On Wednesday, a nail-trimming mishap provided a timely reason for Washington to curtail Strasburg’s outing....
| Sep 24, 2012
| 9:10 PM
The Orioles realize that their chase of the New York Yankees for the American League East title has little room for error, especially as their regular season whittles down to just eight games.
Their opportunities to overcome the Yankees — who...
| Sep 25, 2012
| 8:51 PM
As the regular season winds down, the Orioles insist they aren't sneaking glances to right field for a peek at the out-of-town scoreboard at Camden Yards to see how the division-leading New York Yankees are doing.
Instead, they say their focus must be on...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 9:38 PM
With the way the Orioles have mixed and matched this season, bringing in rookies and former All-Stars, once-weres and never-have-beens to form an eclectic group that keeps winning when it's supposed to fall back to reality, perhaps Wednesday's 12-2...
| Jul 16, 2012
| 7:19 AM
MINNEAPOLIS — The Minnesota Twins were cautiously optimistic heading into the All-Star break, thinking their best baseball of the season was ahead of them after a competitive road trip to Detroit and Texas.
Three games into the unofficial second...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 10:31 PM
Right-hander Hisashi Iwakuma recorded his first Major League win as a starting pitcher Monday with a club rookie record 13-strikeout performance as the Mariners beat the Blue Jays 4-1 at Safeco Field.
The victory was the fifth straight for Seattle, which...
| Mar 16, 2013
| 3:37 PM
Bud Selig would love to see a series between the World Series and Japan Series champions. But among the realities is that as problematic as that idea seems now, it might become even less viable in the future.
Major League Baseball is lowering the talent...
| Apr 8, 2011
| 9:34 PM
Catcher Hank Conger, the former Huntington Beach High standout who hit a home run in the only other game he has played for the Angels this season, is in the starting lineup for Friday night's home opener against the Toronto......
| Apr 10, 2011
| 4:33 PM
Jered Weaver had a career-high 15 strikeouts and gave an overworked bullpen a much-need breather on Sunday to lead the Angels to a 3-1 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays in Angel Stadium. Weaver, who led the major leagues with......