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Johan Santana

Starting left-handed pitcher for the New York Mets.
Starting left-handed pitcher for the New York Mets. « Show less

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  • Orioles bats need to get going against Mets pitching

    Orioles bats need to get going against Mets pitching
    There is a built-in explanation for why the Orioles suffered consecutive shutouts on Monday and Tuesday for the first time since 2005. The New York Mets' pitching. The Orioles had to face knuckleball extraordinaire R.A. Dickey  on Monday and then former...
  • Orioles' bats remain quiet in 3-1 loss to Nats before sellout crowd

    Orioles' bats remain quiet in 3-1 loss to Nats before sellout crowd
    The brick wall that the Orioles' offense has hit over the past eight games can be somewhat attributed to the quality of pitching it has faced. But as the missed opportunities — and goose eggs on the Camden Yards scoreboard — continue to mount,...
  • Orioles' bats still flat

    Orioles' bats still flat
    The focus is going to be on Brian Matusz, who allowed a career-high 13 hits on Tuesday and lost his fourth consecutive decision. But the microscope has to be on the Orioles’ offense. For the ninth time in their last 10 games they have scored three...
  • The biology of the midseason pitching slump

    The biology of the midseason pitching slump
    The All-Star Game brings more than just a midseason shot of excitement to Major League Baseball. It provides much-needed rest for the players, a four-day respite in a 162-game season that often produces fatigue and injury. The players who most need...
  • Orioles' Eveland no longer considers himself rotation candidate

    Orioles' Eveland no longer considers himself rotation candidate
    Orioles left-hander Dana Eveland entered his Grapefruit League start Wednesday against the Toronto Blue Jays as a dark horse to make the team's starting rotation. While other pitchers have been working their inning counts into the teens, Eveland came...
  • White Sox's Danks stays hot by cooling off Orioles

    White Sox's Danks stays hot by cooling off Orioles
    Chicago White Sox left-hander John Danks entered Wednesday night's game at Camden Yards with some of the best early-season numbers in the majors. He also had a brief history of not pitching well against the Orioles. Something had to give. It was the...
  • MacPhail's rebuilding blocks

    The Orioles traded shortstop Miguel Tejada in December partly because they believed their best hitter needed a change of scenery. Their trade of ace pitcher Erik Bedard yesterday was emblematic of an organization that has finally committed to a change...
  • What they're saying about the Orioles

    Here's a roundup of what the national media are saying about the Orioles: • Steve Henson of Yahoo Sports gives the Orioles a B-minus in his list of midseason grades: Such a shame the Orioles are in a division with those powerhouse Rays, and, oh...
  • Seattle not alone in Bedard hunt

    Trade talks between the Orioles and Seattle Mariners involving Erik Bedard are alive, though other teams remain in the mix if the Orioles decide to trade their ace pitcher, Andy MacPhail said. The Orioles' president of baseball operations said...
  • More heartbreak for the Angels

    This shouldn't happen to anyone. But if a talented, 22-year-old pitcher was going to get killed hours after a brilliant performance, it figured it would be someone who played for the Los Angeles Angels. For a franchise only now entering middle age, the...
  • Baltimore Orioles - TeamReport

    MLB Team Report - Baltimore Orioles - INSIDE PITCH CHICAGO -- They don't have a true ace on the pitching staff, but the Orioles do have a strong rotation filled with guys who get assigned labels such as "No. 2 or No. 3" starter. Thus far, that's worked...
  • Struggling Jimenez moving to bullpen

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - Baltimore Orioles - INSIDE PITCH CHICAGO -- Ubaldo Jimenez hasn't been able to figure things out as a starter for the Baltimore Orioles, so now he'll continue the search for his best stuff as a reliever. Orioles...