| May 9, 2012
| 4:54 AM
Before the Texas Rangers' Josh Hamilton did it Tuesday night, the Cleveland Indians' Rocky Colavito was the only player to hit four home runs in a game against the Orioles. Colavito went deep four times at Memorial Stadium on June 10, 1959. Here's a story...
| Dec 21, 2011
| 3:00 AM
With news that the Texas Rangers won the posting rights to Japanese right-hander Yu Darvish, speculation has arisen that the Rangers may not be able to afford free-agent first baseman Prince Fielder.
If that’s true, then the market for the last...
| May 10, 2012
| 8:18 PM
The Orioles entered Thursday's doubleheader with the hot-hitting Rangers focused on survival.
Orioles pitchers served up eight home runs (and 24 runs) in the first two games of the series to the most dangerous hitting lineup in the American League. A...
| May 10, 2012
| 7:20 PM
After Wednesday’s game at Camden Yards was postponed -- forcing a doubleheader Thursday -- the Orioles needed both games against the Rangers, and quality starting pitching, to salvage a series tie.
And the Baltimore bats were ready to partake in...
| May 12, 2012
| 6:28 PM
The Orioles continue to make roster moves at a dizzying pace, the latest occurring Saturday afternoon when third baseman Mark Reynolds was placed on the disabled list with a strained oblique.
To replace Reynolds on the 25-man roster, the Orioles...
| Jan 3, 2012
| 9:03 AM
There’s been a whole lot of speculation on what the Orioles are going to do with Adam Jones this offseason.
The 26-year-old former Gold Glove center fielder and 2009 All Star is under the Orioles’ control for two more years. He has emerged as...
| Apr 3, 2012
| 8:22 PM
Braun powers Brewers
Juan C. Rodriguez
Going from left to right, Justin Upton will carry the Diamondbacks to the NL West title. Even if Ian Kennedy regresses, the Diamondbacks' rotation will be solid.
The Central is wide open. You can...
| Jul 23, 2011
| 8:10 PM
Carlos Beltran is a carpe diem sort of guy. He's on center stage again, and he's soaking it up.
No player is being pursued as widely as Beltran with baseball's non-waiver trade deadline a week away. And he's doing his part to make sure the Mets get a...
| Jul 26, 2011
Beltran to Giants
Mets outfielder Carlos Beltran to the Giants for prospects is one trade that can make a difference. This is by default. There is no Cliff Lee on the market, no one guy that transforms a contender into...
| Jul 26, 2011
Mention old-time baseball to most people and it brings to mind throwback jerseys — the Brooklyn Dodgers, the Milwaukee Braves or the Washington Senators.
But the Chesapeake Vintage Base Ball Team has added an entirely new dimension to the concept...
| Apr 12, 2012
| 4:56 PM
The first thing you notice about Wilson Betemit as he talks about his career is that there is no bitterness in his voice, no spite toward previous organizations for a perceived lack of opportunities.
No, Betemit, the 30-year-old switch-hitter the Orioles...
| Jul 28, 2011
| 5:31 PM
Derrek Lee has been in this situation before, so he is probably the last guy who is going to be affected by hearing his name in trade rumors.
With the Chicago Cubs last year, Lee vetoed a deal to the Los Angeles Angels before the nonwaiver trade...