| Jul 9, 2011
| 6:59 PM
BOSTON – In an energized visiting clubhouse late Friday night, an Orioles team that had lost five straight games – many in humiliating fashion – sounded as if it had gotten the wakeup call it badly needed.
The players talked excitedly...
| Jul 10, 2011
| 4:20 PM
The Orioles quietly packed their belongings late Sunday afternoon and dispersed to various parts of the country, carrying more baggage into the All-Star break than they could have possibly imagined.
After an ejection-marred 8-6 loss to the Boston Red...
| Jul 10, 2011
| 6:46 PM
A contentious four-game series with the Boston Red Sox ended Sunday with four more ejections, Michael Gonzalez's not denying that he threw a purpose pitch behind David Ortiz, and Buck Showalter and Jeremy Guthrie criticizing the umpiring crew.
| Jul 14, 2011
| 5:34 PM
The Orioles were already a little angry about the way they were treated in Boston, and that fire has been flamed by Major League Baseball's ruling Thursday to suspend two Orioles players and manager Buck Showalter and only one Red Sox player, slugger...
| Oct 26, 2011
| 6:30 AM
Each morning, Monday through Friday, I'll hook you up with reading material to skim through as you slug down coffee and slack off at the start of your workday -- that way I'll have an excuse to do the same at the start of mine.
Running it back:...
| Oct 26, 2011
| 9:20 AM
There are times when you can out-think yourself. There are episodes where you try to divine a situation and what you are being told begins to sound crazy and idiotic while also believable.
But enough about Tony La Russa. In this case, I mean Mike Quade...
| Nov 30, 2011
| 8:05 AM
The Cubs reportedly are pursuing Prince Fielder and Albert Pujols, the two biggest names on sale at Free Agents R Us, “sale’’ being a relative term.
I’m not sure I believe it because it’s hard to believe much at this time of...
| Jan 25, 2012
| 9:44 AM
.—I'm in mourning. Not the kind that involves grief counseling or a call to the local funeral home. I'm mourning the loss of my football team, the Baltimore Ravens, in gut-wrenching fashion to the New England Patriots in the AFC Championship Game....
| Jul 22, 2011
| 7:49 PM
Not even Felix Hernandez and a sultry night in Fenway Park could get the Mariners out of their cold spell Friday as struggling Seattle saw its losing streak reach 13 games with a 7-4 loss to the Red Sox.
With the temperature at 96 degrees at the...
| Jun 3, 2009
TORONTO -- The Angels are a .500 team yet again, a record that does not breed confidence among fans.
Or among players, at least on nights they must face a dominant pitcher. The Angels did not distinguish themselves in a 6-4 loss to the Toronto Blue...
| Jul 29, 2008
| 4:30 PM
Good evening everyone. Marc Jimenez here as the Mets look to bounce back from a disappointing 7-3 loss Monday night as they play the middle game of a three-game series with the Florida Marlins (56-50). Oliver Perez (6-6, 4.15 ERA)......