| May 1, 2013
| 8:57 AM
Each Wednesday, blogger Matt Vensel will highlight five statistics that really mean something for the Orioles.
29:1 -- Kevin Gausman’s strikeout-to-walk ratio in his first five starts at Double-A Bowie.
Kevin Gausman, the team's first-round...
| Jan 4, 2012
Lansdowne softball squad wins regional chamionship
After losing twice to Eastern Tech, including once in the Baltimore County championship game, the Vikings got revenge when they pounded out 14 hits in a 5-1 victory over the Mavericks in the Class 2A...
| Jun 18, 2012
| 8:16 PM
NEW YORK– Back in 2005, when current Orioles manager Buck Showalter was with the Texas Rangers, he and two others convinced R.A. Dickey that the only way he would be a successful major league pitcher was to attempt to master the knuckleball.
| Jun 19, 2012
| 8:22 PM
Orioles entered this six-game road trip to National League parks on their hottest offensive tear of the season.
Consider it cooled. Considerably.
The Orioles lost 5-0 to the New York Mets on Tuesday, the second consecutive night in which they have...
| Jul 10, 2012
| 1:20 PM
All-Star games are not a spectacle anymore. Across the board, in every sport, All-Star games are starting to lose their luster, the interest of wanting to see glorified exhibition games slowly waning.
Back in the days before the internet, satellite...
| Jul 12, 2011
| 3:55 PM
Ah, the Home Run Derby. It’s hard for me to think of many American traditions that top watching baseball’s best sluggers (cameos made by Vernon Wells in 2010 and Brandon Inge the year before) while listening to Chris Berman shriek NFL...
| Sep 17, 2011
| 8:47 AM
After a dominant defensive effort by Lansdowne, the host Vikings needed a dynamic offensive play in the final minute of their game Friday night with Patapsco and that's exactly what they got.
On first and goal from the Patriot 17, senior signal-caller...
| Sep 29, 2011
| 8:22 PM
Reyes is anti-baseball
In one of the greatest 24-hour stretches in baseball history, fans were treated to wall-to-wall drama.
Everywhere, players were seizing the moment. Then there's Jose Reyes, who decided to sit on his...
| Oct 1, 2011
| 5:37 PM
A game that saw Navy run more than twice as many plays as Air Force and come back from an 18-point fourth-quarter deficit was decided by a controversial call Saturday — an unsportsmanlike-conduct penalty for taunting against senior quarterback Kriss...
| Jul 16, 2008
| 4:00 AM
On a perfect summer evening for baseball, in the sport's most venerable cathedral, with nearly 50 of its all-time greats looking on, the 79th All-Star Game simply didn't want the good times to end.
The longest midsummer classic, time-wise, in history...
| Dec 18, 2013
| 12:15 AM
The Sports Xchange
12/17/2013 MLB Note - San Francisco Giants Morse, Michael
LF Michael Morse finalized a one-year, $6 million deal with the Giants on Dec. 17. Morse, 31, missed time last season with both a broken right pinkie and strained right...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Dec 16 (The Sports Xchange) - The Chicago White Sox sent closer Addison Reed to the Arizona Diamondbacks in exchange for Triple-A third baseman Matt Davidson, the teams announced Monday.
Reed, 24, saved 40 games in 48 chances last season with a 3.79...