| Aug 2, 2014
| 8:48 PM
The Orioles’ margin for error this season has been razor thin. They know it, and the statistics back it up.
One mistake or one break has often has been the difference in a season of close calls. Entering Saturday night’s game against the...
| Aug 2, 2014
| 9:32 PM
Orioles manager Buck Showalter hates having an emphasis put on one moment in a game, regardless of whether it’s a win or a loss. To him, there are hundreds of situations in each game that ultimately determine the victor. So picking out just one...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 3:59 PM
TORONTO – Orioles first baseman Chris Davis will hit from the No. 7 spot tonight for the first time since Sept. 23, 2012, and Delmon Young will bat cleanup for the second time in three games.
Orioles manager Buck Showalter said the revamped roster...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 10:52 PM
KEY MOMENT: With two outs and no score in the top of the ninth, Angels reliever Kevin Jepsen appeared to have pinch-runner James Jones picked off first, but he bounced his throw past the bag for an error, allowing Jones to take second. Kyle Seager was...
| Sep 6, 2014
| 3:38 PM
The Angels have the most victories in the major leagues and the second-place Oakland Athletics are leading the American League wild-card race. Yet, neither has been the best team in the AL West over the last five weeks.
Since July 26, no team in the...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 8:23 PM
PHILADELPHIA — It wasn't a fluke.
After coming to the Phillies with 6.71 ERA in 28 appearances this season and a 9.90 ERA in two starts, expectations weren't high for Jerome Williams.
That's why when he turned in one of his better outings in his...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 8:21 PM
PHILADELPHIA — A.J. Burnett has struggled mightily since his first seven starts of the year.
In his last 20 starts he is 4-13 with a 5.23 ERA. He's even worse in his seven games since the All-Star break, going 0-6 with a 6.41 ERA.
After his last...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 7:43 PM
Considering how dominant Cole Hamels' pitching had been lately, his previous start looked like an anomaly.
In that game five days ago against the San Francisco Giants, a 5-3 win, Hamels gave up three earned runs on nine hits after allowing a total of...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 11:51 AM
All-Stars Robinson Cano, Adam Jones, Yasiel Puig and Albert Pujols lead the Major League roster that will travel to Japan in November for a five-game series against Samurai Japan, the country's National Team, in All-Star Series 2014.
| Aug 6, 2014
| 5:29 PM
All games on WSCR-AM 670.
Season series: Sox 2-1.
Thursday: 9:10 p.m., WGN-9.
RH Scott Carroll (4-6, 4.36) vs. LH Roenis Elias (8-9, 4.19).
Friday: 9:10 p.m. CSN.
LH Jose Quintana (6-7, 3.04) vs. RH Hisashi Iwakuma (9-6, 2.94).
| Aug 7, 2014
| 11:22 PM
SEATTLE – The White Sox have had their shares of ups and downs in this 2014 rebuilding season, but the last five days have been about as ugly a stretch as they’ve gone through all season.
With a 13-3 loss to the Mariners on Thursday...