| Sep 18, 2011
| 4:11 PM
The mystery that is Alfredo Simon is not really a mystery at all. He showed again Sunday afternoon that what you see is what you get — if what you see is an on-again, off-again pitcher who was off again in a lopsided 11-2 loss to the Los Angeles...
| Sep 19, 2011
No pitchers for MVP
We'll start by throwing pitchers out of the MVP talk — deserving or not, they get overlooked by voters for what are, realistically, hitters-only awards.
In a tight American League MVP race, we'll...
| Sep 8, 2012
| 12:56 PM
The heater rides in at 91 miles an hour, belt-high and straight, giving Orioles hitter Matt Wieters a good view of what looks like a strike in the making. As it reaches the plate, it dives toward the ground.
No mortal can say for sure whether the...
| Aug 2, 2012
| 8:34 PM
Orioles manager Buck Showalter said he doesn't pay attention to the standings until August.
For the past 14 seasons, Orioles fans haven't had the need to either, their team usually already long out of contention by this time of year.
"I haven't looked...
| Apr 20, 2012
| 7:00 PM
– Orioles left fielder Nolan Reimold was back in the starting lineup Friday after missing one game with neck spasms.
Reimold said he felt a grabbing pain after Wednesday's game and then woke up Thursday morning and couldn't move his neck from...
| Apr 21, 2012
| 7:32 PM
If you're trying to figure out what happened to Jake Arrieta in the fifth inning on Saturday night, join the club. He was on absolute cruise control until the Orioles knocked a little of the wind out of Angels starter Jered Weaver.
| Apr 21, 2012
| 10:10 PM
When Jake Arrieta cruised into the fifth inning Saturday night after retiring a dozen consecutive Los Angeles Angels, the Orioles right-hander looked as if he would pick up his third quality start in four outings this young season.
By the time his head...
| Apr 22, 2012
| 11:00 AM
Jake Arrieta arrived as a legit, big league pitcher Saturday night at Angel Stadium.
Because after he failed to shut down the Los Angeles Angels with a two-run lead in the fifth inning Saturday, after he imploded and gave up five runs on five singles,...
| Apr 23, 2012
| 8:24 PM
White Sox and Angels
Los Angeles Times
The White Sox might be the biggest surprise, since management appears to vacillate between keeping an old team together and rebuilding. The Sox won the World Series in 2005, but they have won one...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 11:48 PM
C.J. Wilson's evil twin took the mound for the Angels on Monday night. You know the guy: scraggly haired left-hander in the red No. 33 jersey, throws a whole bunch of pitches, a few for strikes.
Five days after his best game this season, the enigmatic...
| Sep 20, 2014
| 10:18 PM
KEY MOMENT: With the Angels up 3-0 in the fifth inning, Albert Pujols clubbed a two-run home run over the center-field wall. With the way Jered Weaver was pitching, the Rangers probably weren't going to rally anyway, but Pujols' blast left no doubt. The...
| Sep 20, 2014
| 11:00 PM
The Sports Xchange
By Joseph D'Hippolito, The Sports Xchange
Weaver wins 18th as Angels top Rangers
ANAHEIM, Calif. -- Jered Weaver is traveling through time in reverse to help the Los Angeles Angels in the present.
The right-hander, who leads the...