| Sep 12, 2014
By Larry Fleisher, The Sports Xchange
NEW YORK — First Chris Young broke up a no-hit bid and then he found himself getting mobbed at home plate.
It was just how the New York Yankees planned out their biggest win of the season.
Two innings after...
| Sep 6, 2014
| 3:51 PM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — No more than 10 minutes after the final pitch of the Orioles’ peculiar 3-2 loss Saturday to the Tampa Bay Rays, catcher Nick Hundley was already in the hallway outside the visiting clubhouse of Tropicana Field, on his...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 4:15 PM
When Orioles left fielder Nelson Cruz ran through first base on a close play April 19 at Fenway Park and was called out by first base umpire Ted Barrett, it sparked a chain of events that has become common in the major leagues this season.
| Apr 14, 2014
| 12:22 PM
The Orioles open a three-game series against the Tampa Bay Rays tonight at Camden Yards.
Rays right-hander Chris Archer will start, and Orioles left-handed hitters David Lough and Ryan Flaherty are in the lineup. Right-handed hitters Delmon Young and...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 2:33 PM
PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. -- With just four days until Opening Day rosters must be finalized, the Orioles made four cuts Wednesday afternoon, optioning outfielder Henry Urrutia and right-hander Steve Johnson to Triple-A Norfolk and reassigning outfielder...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 1:38 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. – The rain has subsided here at the Ed Smith Stadium complex, and it appears we’re going to play tonight as the Orioles are scheduled to host the Tampa Bay Rays at 7:05 p.m.
Right-hander Ubaldo Jimenez will make his final...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 7:26 PM
SARASOTA, FlA. – The Orioles finished their Grapefruit League schedule with a 4-3 loss to the Tampa Bay Rays under the lights at Ed Smith Stadium on Thursday night.
The Rays plated the winning run in the top of the ninth off left-hander Troy...
| Mar 29, 2014
| 10:00 AM
While injuries are a part of any fantasy season and any fantasy sport, I don’t quite remember a preseason like the one Major League Baseball is enduring this year.
The list of players starting the season on the disabled list seems to be growing...
| May 25, 2014
| 7:30 PM
Yunel Escobar and Sean Rodriguez of the Tampa Bay Rays and Boston Red Sox left fielder Jonny Gomes were ejected Sunday after both benches and bullpens emptied and a scuffle took place on the field involving most of the players in St. Petersburg, Fla....
| May 16, 2014
KEY MOMENT: Mike Trout blasted a three-run, walk-off home run in the bottom of the ninth inning off Tampa Bay reliever Brad Boxberger. With Efren Navarro and Collin Cowgill on base, Trout ripped the pitch over the left-field fence for the 6-5 win.
| May 16, 2014
| 11:05 PM
KEY MOMENT: The game was a scoreless pitchers' duel until the fifth inning when Tampa Bay shortstop Yunel Escobar hit a two-out solo home run over the center-field wall on an 0-2 pitch from Angels ace Jered Weaver. Former Dodger James Loney and Evan...