| Jul 6, 2009
If nothing else over the past two days at sun-drenched Angel Stadium, the Orioles succeeded in putting on clinics on how to blow four-run leads in the middle innings.
On Saturday, it was two defensive miscues, coupled with an all-around implosion by a...
| Jul 12, 2009
Melvin Mora was expecting an extra-base hit off the right-field wall in the 12th inning of Saturday night's 4-3 win over the Toronto Blue Jays when the ball kept carrying.
By the time he rounded first base, Mora realized he had just hit the second walk-...
| Jul 18, 2009
The Orioles started a fresh half of baseball at U.S. Cellular Field on Friday night, but the same old problems from the past three-plus months followed them.
Rookie starter Jason Berken again had to be pulled early, the staff as a whole yielded three...
| Dec 30, 2009
Why do we love watching sports? And what did we love the most in 2009?
Those are two questions each of us would answer differently. But the answer to the second question helps explain the answer to the first.
We love watching sports because they are a...
| Jan 10, 2010
| 2:20 PM
The owner of a New Jersey pet store was kidnapped in front of his business Friday, but escaped his captors after their car broke down in Missouri Saturday morning, police said.
Jeffrey Muller, 59, of Branchville returned to his home Sunday, after...
| Sep 14, 2010
| 11:12 PM
David Ortiz hit a 3-run home run off Brandon League in the eighth inning to give the Boston Red Sox a 9-6 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Tuesday night.
Jed Lowrie homered twice for Boston, which is seven games behind New York and third in the AL...
| May 10, 2006
| 4:01 AM
Juan Pierre robbed Barry Bonds of home run No. 714 Tuesday night at AT&T Park, but he couldn't stop the Cubs from extending their losing streak to eight games.
"I know I probably ruined [the night] for about 40,000 people, but it's just a tough time...