| Jul 10, 2014
| 8:27 AM
Anthony Rizzo's rising popularity is showing up not only in Final Vote ballots for the All-Star Game, but also in jersey sales.
The Cubs first baseman ranks 15th on Major League Baseball's list of jersey sales since opening day.
Heading into his...
| May 26, 2014
| 7:50 PM
Tyler Skaggs seemed to pitch two different games in Monday's 5-1 loss to the Seattle Mariners, a seven-inning start that was a microcosm of a month in which the Angels' 22-year-old left-hander has alternated between brilliance and turbulence.
| May 27, 2014
| 11:08 PM
KEY MOMENT: Angels pitcher Jered Weaver walked .153-hitting No. 9 batter Brad Miller to load the bases with two outs in the fourth inning and threw a fastball to the backstop for a wild pitch that allowed the Mariners to trim the lead to 4-3. But the...
| May 31, 2014
| 7:48 PM
Last week's ranking in parentheses, statistics are through Friday's games:
1. SAN FRANCISCO: With 4 starters hitting over .300 in May, Giants have MLB's best record and largest division lead. (2)
2. TORONTO: Encarnacion ties Mickey Mantle's league...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 11:00 PM
KEY MOMENT: Justin Turner hit a two-run home run off Tyson Ross in the eighth inning, turning a 1-0 deficit into a 2-1 advantage. "That's one of the most exciting moments of my career," Turner said. The home run was the fourth of the season for Turner,...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 6:07 PM
TORONTO — The Orioles still don’t know their next step with pitcher Ubaldo Jimenez, but sending the veteran right-hander to the bullpen for the time being is among the possibilities.
Jimenez, who remains on the 15-day disabled list with a...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 9:21 AM
SEATTLE – The Orioles just finished a grueling 10-game road trip against three powers of the American League West with a 6-4 record and series wins in Anaheim and Seattle.
It might have been the toughest stretch on the road this year, and the...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 8:21 PM
Before his name was even announced over the speakers at Camden Yards, the announced crowd of 39,487 stood and gave Orioles reliever Andrew Miller a rousing ovation as he jogged from the bullpen to the mound Friday night.
“Pretty cool reception,&...
| 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...