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Travis Hafner

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  • Playing with swing in his step

    The psychoanalyst Helene Deutsch once said "the ultimate goal of all research is not objectivity, but truth." It's in that spirit that we conclude Curtis Granderson should be the American League's first-half Most Valuable Player. A crowd of players...
  • Second-half begins on similar note

    Second-half begins on similar note
    Other than All-Star catcher Matt Wieters, the Orioles enjoyed three glorious days away from baseball. They took quick vacations, spent time with family and friends, and frequented malls, restaurants and water parks. But they could delay the inevitable...
  • Great find and terrible loss have buoyed Orioles' Britton

    Great find and terrible loss have buoyed Orioles' Britton
    Long before Zach Britton was a major league baseball player, and well before the left-handed pitcher used his devastating power sinker to emerge as one of the few bright spots for the Orioles in an already-challenging 2011 season, he was a California...
  • Bullpen holds on tight as Orioles win their fifth straight, 4-3 over Indians

    Bullpen holds on tight as Orioles win their fifth straight, 4-3 over Indians
    CLEVELAND – After getting another quality outing from a starting pitcher — for the fifth consecutive game — the Orioles turned Sunday’s game over to their shutdown bullpen. And for one of the few times this season, the Orioles had...
  • Spring training: AL Central preview

    Never underestimate Mike Ilitch's appetite for a championship. While the Tigers loved what they got from Anibal Sanchez a year ago, they didn't have $80 million budgeted to keep him off the free-agent market. But that's what Dave Dombrowski persuaded...
  • Spring training: AL East preview

    Go ahead, pick an American League East champion. Lots of people are in love with the Blue Jays, who won the offseason. They probably will be the consensus pick when teams leave Florida. But you wouldn't be nuts to pick the Yankees, Rays or Orioles. You'...
  • Yankees have O's, rest of baseball asking: who are these guys?

    Yankees have O's, rest of baseball asking: who are these guys?
    The Orioles waste no time jumping into the thick of the American League East race, that’s for sure. After the three-game series with the Tampa Bay Rays that starts with today’s season opener, they’ll open a six game road trip against the...
  • McLouth remembers controversial foul ball as Orioles return to Yankee Stadium for first time since ALDS Game 5 loss

    McLouth remembers controversial foul ball as Orioles return to Yankee Stadium for first time since ALDS Game 5 loss
    NEW YORK – The Orioles were back at Yankee Stadium on Friday for the first time since their season-ending Game 5 loss to the Yankees six months ago in the American League Division Series. “That’s the first thing I thought about when I...
  • Alexi Amarista to start in left field for the Angels on Friday night

     
    In an effort to get more left-handed bats in the lineup against Cleveland right-hander Justin Masterson, Angels Manager Mike Scioscia will start 5-foot-7 middle infielder Alexi Amarista in left field against the Indians on Friday night. Amarista, 23,...
  • Angels rally for 6-5 win over Indians, giving Mike Scioscia 1,000th career victory

     
    The Angels rallied for three runs in the bottom of the eighth inning Sunday, two of them coming on Erick Aybar's tiebreaking two-run double, for a 6-5 win over the Cleveland Indians that gave Manager Mike Scioscia his 1,000th career......
  • Hunter off, Wells to cleanup spot, Trumbo to wear pink spikes for Angels

     
    With right fielder Torii Hunter out of the Angels' lineup for today's series finale against the Cleveland Indians and right-hander Fausto Carmona, Vernon Wells, who had been dropped as low as the seventh spot in the order because of his......