| Sep 8, 2014
| 5:07 PM
BOSTON -- Stressing that it was more precautionary than alarming, the Orioles sent starting shortstop J.J. Hardy back to Baltimore on Monday night to see a team doctor about his balky back.
Hardy missed the Orioles’ final two games against the...
| 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...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 11:07 AM
Major League Baseball suspended umpire Joe West for one game without pay on Wednesday for grabbing the jersey of Philadelphia Phillies closer Jonathan Papelbon.
"Joe West handled himself appropriately in ejecting Papelbon after the player's lewd gesture...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 8:39 PM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- The Tampa Bay Rays gave Derek Jeter a fine bottle of wine in commemoration of his final game at Tropicana Field on Wednesday.
Then Jeter gave the scores of fans feting him something to cheer for and right-hander Brandon McCarthy...
| Sep 18, 2014
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Jeter, Yankees salvage series vs. Rays
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — The Tampa Bay Rays gave Derek Jeter a fine bottle of wine in commemoration of his final game at Tropicana Field on Wednesday.
Then Jeter gave the scores of fans...