| Sep 4, 2014
| 7:26 PM
The Orioles announced their organizational minor league player and pitcher of the year award winners Thursday. And while neither player started the season among the team’s top 10 prospects, both worked their way to the doorstep of the major...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 2:23 PM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – Coming off their historic 9-2 homestand, the Orioles get back to playing AL East teams with a three-game series at Tropicana Field against the Tampa Bay Rays.
That homestand was the Orioles' best homestand of 11 games or...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 6:29 PM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- The Orioles have signed Cuban right-hander Lazaro Leyva to an international free-agent contract, according to an industry source.
The deal is pending a physical and age verification, the latter of which could take weeks. Leyva...
| Sep 6, 2014
| 4:21 PM
ST. PETERSBURG, FLA. — Orioles right-hander Darren O’Day, who hasn’t pitched since Tuesday, said he’s recovered from a sore left hamstring injury and is available to return to his role as one of the club’s most valued late-...
| Sep 1, 2014
| 4:19 PM
It was a look, and a feeling, that Angels General Manager Jerry Dipoto came to dread, not only last season, but at times in April and May this year. The bullpen gate would open in the late innings of a close game and a sense of uncertainty would trot in...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 2:22 PM
Falcon's Fury is not quite ready for liftoff.
An opening date for Busch Gardens' new thrill ride — a 335-foot drop tower — has not been announced. The attraction has been available to visitors for limited hours daily for more than a week, but...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 5:05 PM
Apparently, Josh Shaw has not learned the lessons of history from Richard Nixon, Pete Rose, Lance Armstrong, Bernie Madoff, and baseball players from the steroid era. Mr. Shaw, a strategy for concealing wrongful conduct by orchestrating a deliberate...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 8:07 PM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- The Boston Red Sox dealt away much of their core at the non-waiver trade deadline to prepare for the future, and in the first game of a series uncharacteristically devoid of postseason importance, the future arrived early....
| Aug 30, 2014
| 7:25 PM
TAMPA, Fla. -- Jake Odorizzi continued his strong rookie season, holding the Red Sox to one hit in seven innings and leading Tampa Bay to a 7-0 win over Boston on Saturday night at Tropicana Field.
Odorizzi (10-11) gave up just a fourth-inning single...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 5:40 PM
Since Maya Moore gave up soccer as a little girl because she thought it was too slow, her athletic life has been one competitive thrill ride after the other. On Thursday, the four-time UConn all-American was named the WNBA's Most Valuable Player, a just...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 4:57 PM
The San Francisco Giants trail the Dodgers in the National League West standings, but they are second to none in one category: home ballpark. According to Los Angeles Times sportswriters Kevin Baxter, Mike DiGiovanna, Dylan Hernandez and Bill Shaikin,...