| Aug 5, 2014
| 4:32 PM
LEESBURG — The Leesburg Lightning finished the season at 18-17 in third place in the six-team Florida Collegiate Summer League.
But the Lightning once again were tops in attendance, playing before a loyal following at Pat Thomas Stadium/Buddy Lowe...
| Sep 7, 2014
| 6:34 PM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- The Orioles didn’t play their best baseball this weekend, but after a 7-5 win over the Tampa Bay Rays in 11 innings Sunday afternoon, they left Tropicana Field still holding the same lead they had in the American League...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 5:08 PM
BOSTON -- If the Orioles end up with a American League East division, AL or World Series title this year, they are going to have to wait a few extra days to display the banner next April.
The club will open its 2015 season at Tampa Bay on Monday,...
| 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 23, 2013
| 7:36 PM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — In what had already been a disastrous month of spirit-plunging baseball, the Orioles suffered a blow in the seventh inning of Monday’s 5-4 loss that not only rocked the end of this season but potentially gut-punched...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 5:35 PM
Like many great romances, Major League Baseball's love affair with AstroTurf was born in experimentation, applied in desperation and appreciated best in moderation.
Now comes its expiration.
After five decades in which artificial grass was often as...
| Dec 21, 2013
| 4:49 PM
UCLA wrapped the first week of its preparation for the Hyundai Sun Bowl on Saturday, going through a mock game that Coach Jim Mora hoped would keep the Bruins focused.
A year ago, UCLA came out flat against Baylor in the Holiday Bowl and was blown out,...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 1:36 PM
After Miami’s bowl game, Hurricanes quarterback Stephen Morris will have one more opportunity to impress pro scouts in a game setting.
The senior accepted an invitation on Thursday to participate in this year’s East-West Shrine Game....
| Sep 21, 2013
| 4:22 PM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – A few minutes after 2 a.m. on Saturday morning, shortly after the Orioles lost the longest game, time-wise, in the franchise's history, manager Buck Showalter informally canvassed a few veterans to see whether they wanted to...
| Sep 21, 2013
| 5:00 PM
In the seventh inning of Saturday’s loss at Tropicana Field, the Tampa Bay Rays hit two triples into the left-center gap.
Both times, Orioles center fielder Adam Jones tracked the balls down and threw into the infield. Then, both times, Jones...
| Sep 22, 2013
| 4:46 PM
When Orioles manager Buck Showalter approached the media after Sunday’s 3-1 loss to the Tampa Bay Rays at Tropicana Field, the first question he was asked started with a statement about the obvious focus being placed on the club’s lackluster...